The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 0.54% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

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 West Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 26 2 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 13.98% 3.57% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 3
Median salary £45,000 £28,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.89% -43.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £28,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales 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 West Wales

OSPF
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for OSPF in West Wales

OSPF
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea - 1 £50,000 -
OSPF
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Wales region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCDP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SONET
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) SONET
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCDP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Sun