The table below looks at the statistics for PPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 264 246 285
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +39
Permanent jobs citing PPP 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.038% 0.029% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.15% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
PPP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1614 1357 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.31% 19.81% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 970 1479
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,520 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

PPP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PPP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

PPP Salary Trend in the East of England

PPP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -10 2 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £63,500 -
PPP
England

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Isilon
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) 802.11
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) TACACS
3 2 (50.00%) VRRP
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) 802.11
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) TACACS
3 2 (50.00%) VRRP
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) ISDN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) IP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Budget Control
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) SIEM
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (25.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView
1 1 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Isilon
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (25.00%) Compuware
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) CA
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) Aruba