The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 318 323 328
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing PPP 13 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.017% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.11% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -20.58%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2017 1878 2101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.34% 15.74% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1681 1890
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
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
London

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 31 July 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (94.12%) L2TP
2 16 (94.12%) IPsec
3 14 (82.35%) VPN
3 14 (82.35%) CCNP
3 14 (82.35%) Cisco PIX
4 13 (76.47%) DSL
4 13 (76.47%) CCIP
4 13 (76.47%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
5 4 (23.53%) VoIP
5 4 (23.53%) MPLS
6 3 (17.65%) OSPF
6 3 (17.65%) BGP
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.88%) Aruba
7 1 (5.88%) Network Management
7 1 (5.88%) Wireless
7 1 (5.88%) CCSA
7 1 (5.88%) Websense
7 1 (5.88%) LAN
7 1 (5.88%) WAN
7 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.88%) CCNA
7 1 (5.88%) CHAP
7 1 (5.88%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (94.12%) L2TP
1 16 (94.12%) IPsec
2 14 (82.35%) VPN
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco PIX
3 13 (76.47%) DSL
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) VoIP
4 4 (23.53%) MPLS
5 3 (17.65%) OSPF
5 3 (17.65%) BGP
5 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.88%) Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) LAN
6 1 (5.88%) WAN
6 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
6 1 (5.88%) CHAP
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.88%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) CCNP
3 13 (76.47%) CCIP
4 1 (5.88%) CCSA
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.88%) Aruba
2 1 (5.88%) Websense
2 1 (5.88%) Juniper
2 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint