The table below looks at the statistics for PPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPP over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 807 851 830
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -21
Permanent jobs citing PPP 53 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.025% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 33
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +31.57%
PPP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18980 17661 21227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.98% 17.41% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15118 14390 17449
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

PPP Jobs Demand Trend in England

PPP
Salary Trend in England

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

PPP Salary Trend in England

PPP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PPP across the England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

PPP Salary Histogram in England

PPP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPP within the England region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
London +30 25 £52,500 +5.00% 3
South East -14 14 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -20 6 £29,000 -42.00% 2
South West -10 5 £35,000 -30.00%
North East - 2 £60,000 -
Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
PPP
UK

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 91 (82.73%) Cisco
2 79 (71.82%) IPsec
3 71 (64.55%) MPLS
4 69 (62.73%) VPN
5 67 (60.91%) Cisco Certification
6 62 (56.36%) BGP
7 57 (51.82%) OSPF
8 53 (48.18%) L2TP
9 52 (47.27%) CCNP
10 49 (44.55%) Firewall
11 42 (38.18%) DSL
12 37 (33.64%) TCP/IP
13 36 (32.73%) Cisco ASA
14 34 (30.91%) Cisco IOS
15 29 (26.36%) Ethernet
16 28 (25.45%) VoIP
17 27 (24.55%) VLAN
18 26 (23.64%) Cisco PIX
19 24 (21.82%) ATM
19 24 (21.82%) SNMP
19 24 (21.82%) CCIP
19 24 (21.82%) Frame Relay
20 23 (20.91%) EIGRP
20 23 (20.91%) Load Balancing
21 22 (20.00%) HSRP
21 22 (20.00%) SSL
22 20 (18.18%) DNS
22 20 (18.18%) DHCP
22 20 (18.18%) CCNA
22 20 (18.18%) Linux

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.55%) Apache
2 2 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 79 (71.82%) IPsec
2 71 (64.55%) MPLS
3 69 (62.73%) VPN
4 62 (56.36%) BGP
5 57 (51.82%) OSPF
6 53 (48.18%) L2TP
7 49 (44.55%) Firewall
8 42 (38.18%) DSL
9 37 (33.64%) TCP/IP
10 36 (32.73%) Cisco ASA
11 34 (30.91%) Cisco IOS
12 29 (26.36%) Ethernet
13 28 (25.45%) VoIP
14 27 (24.55%) VLAN
15 26 (23.64%) Cisco PIX
16 24 (21.82%) ATM
16 24 (21.82%) SNMP
16 24 (21.82%) Frame Relay
17 23 (20.91%) EIGRP
18 22 (20.00%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Bugzilla
1 5 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (11.82%) Telecoms
2 11 (10.00%) Finance
3 7 (6.36%) Games
4 4 (3.64%) Advertising
5 3 (2.73%) Retail
6 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.82%) Marketing
7 1 (0.91%) Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (62.73%) Network Engineer
2 16 (14.55%) NOC Engineer
3 13 (11.82%) Consultant
4 12 (10.91%) Security Consultant
5 11 (10.00%) Network Consultant
6 10 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
7 7 (6.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (2.73%) Network Support
10 3 (2.73%) Network Support Engineer
10 3 (2.73%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (2.73%) Network Operations Engineer
10 3 (2.73%) Support Engineer
11 2 (1.82%) Analyst
11 2 (1.82%) Senior Manager
11 2 (1.82%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) HTML
2 5 (4.55%) Ajax
2 5 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (0.91%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.55%) PKI
2 4 (3.64%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.82%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.82%) Statistics
4 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.18%) Linux
2 12 (10.91%) UNIX
3 10 (9.09%) Windows
4 7 (6.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.55%) SUSE
5 5 (4.55%) Debian
6 3 (2.73%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.73%) Solaris
7 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.82%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.91%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.91%) Load Balancing
2 15 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (12.73%) Network Management
4 11 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (10.00%) Change Control
5 8 (7.27%) Configuration Management
5 8 (7.27%) ITIL
6 7 (6.36%) People Management
7 6 (5.45%) Change Management
7 6 (5.45%) Project Management
7 6 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (5.45%) Time Management
8 5 (4.55%) Data Analysis
8 5 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.55%) ITIL V3
8 5 (4.55%) Workflow
9 4 (3.64%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.64%) Budget Control
9 4 (3.64%) Analytics
9 4 (3.64%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.18%) SQL
2 7 (6.36%) Perl
2 7 (6.36%) Python
2 7 (6.36%) Shell Script
3 5 (4.55%) Java
3 5 (4.55%) C
3 5 (4.55%) C++
3 5 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 67 (60.91%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (47.27%) CCNP
3 24 (21.82%) CCIP
4 20 (18.18%) CCNA
5 9 (8.18%) CCIE
6 8 (7.27%) Degree
7 4 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.73%) JNCIA
8 3 (2.73%) JNCIP
8 3 (2.73%) JNCIE
8 3 (2.73%) CISSP
9 2 (1.82%) CCSP
9 2 (1.82%) CCA
9 2 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.82%) CCEA
9 2 (1.82%) MCSE
9 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.82%) MCITP
10 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) SLA
1 4 (3.64%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.36%) VMware ESX
3 5 (4.55%) Samba
4 1 (0.91%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (8.18%) Netcool
2 7 (6.36%) Cacti
2 7 (6.36%) Nagios
3 4 (3.64%) OpenView
4 1 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.91%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 91 (82.73%) Cisco
2 17 (15.45%) VMware
3 14 (12.73%) CheckPoint
4 11 (10.00%) F5
5 7 (6.36%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.45%) Juniper
7 5 (4.55%) HP
7 5 (4.55%) Adobe
8 4 (3.64%) Google
9 3 (2.73%) Foundry
9 3 (2.73%) BT
9 3 (2.73%) Veritas
9 3 (2.73%) Oracle
9 3 (2.73%) Sun
9 3 (2.73%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.82%) Citrix
11 1 (0.91%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.91%) Aruba
11 1 (0.91%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.91%) Dell
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