The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for OSPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South Wales / Bridgend
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 5.00% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00%  

OSPF is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2 25 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 10.00% 38.46% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 24 12
Median salary £45,000 £24,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +87.50% -46.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing OSPF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Bridgend

OSPF
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Bridgend

OSPF
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) CGI
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CGI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds