The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 61 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.93% 1.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.83% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%
OSPF
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
103 152 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.94% 23.03% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 88 123 81
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

OSPF
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Cardiff region.

OSPF Salary Trend in Cardiff

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Cardiff

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 10 (100.00%) BGP
2 9 (90.00%) CCNP
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) MPLS
3 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (80.00%) IPsec
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
5 6 (60.00%) LAN
5 6 (60.00%) WAN
5 6 (60.00%) F5
6 5 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
6 5 (50.00%) Firewall
6 5 (50.00%) CCNA
6 5 (50.00%) Internet
7 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (40.00%) Juniper
7 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (40.00%) DHCP
7 4 (40.00%) VPN
7 4 (40.00%) FTP
7 4 (40.00%) VPLS
7 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
7 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (30.00%) Network Management
8 3 (30.00%) 802.1X
8 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
2 9 (90.00%) MPLS
3 8 (80.00%) IPsec
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
5 6 (60.00%) LAN
5 6 (60.00%) WAN
6 5 (50.00%) Firewall
6 5 (50.00%) Internet
7 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (40.00%) DHCP
7 4 (40.00%) FTP
7 4 (40.00%) VPLS
7 4 (40.00%) VPN
8 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
8 3 (30.00%) IPv4
8 3 (30.00%) IPv6
8 3 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (30.00%) Wireless
9 2 (20.00%) Junos
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Network Management
3 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCDA
3 2 (20.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (10.00%) CCIE
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) MCSA
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (40.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (10.00%) ZTE
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago