Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 102 125
Rank change year-on-year -12 +23 +21
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 8 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.52% 1.29% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.37% 5.54% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 16
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £26,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +88.68% -33.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £43,600 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £35,500 £51,500
South West median annual salary £46,000 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +53.33% -29.41% +5.59%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 338 415 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 21.86% 23.29% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 314 381 433
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.86% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,238 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £53,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Wiltshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Wiltshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSPF in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for OSPF in Wiltshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury - 5 - -
Swindon +1 2 £52,500 +118.75%
Corsham - 1 £42,000 -
OSPF
South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) IPsec
3 6 (75.00%) VPN
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (62.50%) MPLS
4 5 (62.50%) DHCP
4 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (62.50%) Wireless
4 5 (62.50%) Life Science
4 5 (62.50%) SIEM
4 5 (62.50%) Structured Cabling
4 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
4 5 (62.50%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) BGP
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 1 (12.50%) Junos
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (12.50%) VLAN
7 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
7 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) IPsec
3 6 (75.00%) VPN
4 5 (62.50%) DHCP
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 5 (62.50%) MPLS
4 5 (62.50%) Structured Cabling
4 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (62.50%) Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) BGP
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 1 (12.50%) Junos
6 1 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) VLAN
6 1 (12.50%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security Specialist
1 5 (62.50%) Security Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Expert
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) LAN Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Subject Matter Expert
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Life Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Security Monitoring
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) SIEM
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCDP
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Fortinet