The table below looks at the statistics for PPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 294 331 317
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -14
Permanent jobs citing PPP 12 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.051% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
PPP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1860 1825 2515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.06% 15.40% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 1601 2224
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PPP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PPP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PPP
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PPP across the City of London region.

PPP Salary Trend in the City of London

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing PPP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PPP.

1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (96.55%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (89.66%) L2TP
3 26 (89.66%) IPsec
4 25 (86.21%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (72.41%) CCNP
6 18 (62.07%) Cisco PIX
6 18 (62.07%) VPN
6 18 (62.07%) DSL
7 17 (58.62%) CCIP
8 10 (34.48%) MPLS
9 8 (27.59%) BGP
10 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
11 4 (13.79%) VoIP
11 4 (13.79%) OSPF
11 4 (13.79%) IPv4
11 4 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (13.79%) Firewall
12 3 (10.34%) Wireless
12 3 (10.34%) IP Telephony
12 3 (10.34%) VLAN
12 3 (10.34%) HSRP
12 3 (10.34%) Multicast
12 3 (10.34%) CCNA
12 3 (10.34%) SLA
12 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
12 3 (10.34%) Nagios
12 3 (10.34%) Cacti
12 3 (10.34%) 802.11
12 3 (10.34%) Network Management

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing PPP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 26 (89.66%) L2TP
1 26 (89.66%) IPsec
2 25 (86.21%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (62.07%) Cisco PIX
3 18 (62.07%) DSL
3 18 (62.07%) VPN
4 10 (34.48%) MPLS
5 8 (27.59%) BGP
6 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
7 4 (13.79%) Firewall
7 4 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (13.79%) OSPF
7 4 (13.79%) IPv4
7 4 (13.79%) VoIP
8 3 (10.34%) ADSL
8 3 (10.34%) 802.11
8 3 (10.34%) IP Telephony
8 3 (10.34%) VLAN
8 3 (10.34%) Wireless
8 3 (10.34%) HSRP
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
1 3 (10.34%) Network Management
2 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
2 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 28 (96.55%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (72.41%) CCNP
3 17 (58.62%) CCIP
4 3 (10.34%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Nagios
1 3 (10.34%) Cacti
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.34%) BT
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
City, London
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