The table below looks at the statistics for PPTP 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 PPTP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank - - 322
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,750 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +68.75%
PPTP
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
1337 1994 1818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.82% 17.00% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1676 1601
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PPTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

PPTP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PPTP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

PPTP Salary Trend in the City of London

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing PPTP 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 PPTP.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) L2TP
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) OpenVPN
1 3 (100.00%) Route 53
1 3 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 3 (100.00%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing PPTP 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 PPTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) L2TP
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) MariaDB
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon Linux
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat