Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea with a requirement for OSPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OSPF over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 51 45
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 0.83% 1.55% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 12.20% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Swansea median annual salary £55,242 £55,242 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.48% -
10th Percentile £52,539 £48,015 £42,500
90th Percentile £57,946 £57,946 £52,500
West Wales median annual salary £55,242 £55,242 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.48% -

OSPF is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Swansea
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 29 41 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 12.03% 12.73% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 8
Swansea median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,700 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,649 £57,946 £52,500
West Wales median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +14.29%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

Job postings citing OSPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swansea.

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Swansea

OSPF
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Swansea

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Swansea region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds