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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 812 853 851
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -2
Permanent jobs citing PPP 48 55 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.050% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.29% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 39 46 16
Average salary £43,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,782 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.04% +23.07%
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
17952 19268 19769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.83% 17.44% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14467 15482 16077
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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
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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
South East +6 24 £50,000 +53.84% 4
London +25 10 £37,500 -21.05%
West Midlands 0 7 £29,000 -19.44%
Yorkshire +10 3 £50,000 +25.00%
North East - 3 £50,000 -
North West - 2 £41,000 -
PPP
UK

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 88 (80.73%) Cisco
2 80 (73.39%) BGP
3 72 (66.06%) Cisco Certification
4 71 (65.14%) MPLS
4 71 (65.14%) CCNP
5 65 (59.63%) IPsec
6 56 (51.38%) L2TP
7 48 (44.04%) Firewall
8 46 (42.20%) OSPF
9 44 (40.37%) EIGRP
10 40 (36.70%) DNS
11 39 (35.78%) TCP/IP
12 38 (34.86%) VMware
12 38 (34.86%) Cisco IOS
13 37 (33.94%) Cisco ASA
13 37 (33.94%) WAN
14 36 (33.03%) VPN
15 35 (32.11%) VoIP
15 35 (32.11%) DSL
15 35 (32.11%) VLAN
16 33 (30.28%) Load Balancing
17 31 (28.44%) Spanning Tree
18 30 (27.52%) Broadband
19 29 (26.61%) Data Centre
20 28 (25.69%) ATM
21 26 (23.85%) SNMP
22 25 (22.94%) IPv4
22 25 (22.94%) Linux
22 25 (22.94%) ITIL
23 24 (22.02%) LAN

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 80 (73.39%) BGP
2 71 (65.14%) MPLS
3 65 (59.63%) IPsec
4 56 (51.38%) L2TP
5 48 (44.04%) Firewall
6 46 (42.20%) OSPF
7 44 (40.37%) EIGRP
8 40 (36.70%) DNS
9 39 (35.78%) TCP/IP
10 38 (34.86%) Cisco IOS
11 37 (33.94%) Cisco ASA
11 37 (33.94%) WAN
12 36 (33.03%) VPN
13 35 (32.11%) DSL
13 35 (32.11%) VoIP
13 35 (32.11%) VLAN
14 31 (28.44%) Spanning Tree
15 30 (27.52%) Broadband
16 28 (25.69%) ATM
17 26 (23.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.67%) Big Data
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.42%) Finance
3 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (56.88%) Network Engineer
2 17 (15.60%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (11.01%) Analyst
4 10 (9.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (8.26%) Network Analyst
6 8 (7.34%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) IP Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Network Specialist
8 4 (3.67%) NOC Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) Senior Implementation Engineer
10 2 (1.83%) Network Team Leader
10 2 (1.83%) Professional Services Engineer
10 2 (1.83%) IP Network Engineer
10 2 (1.83%) Team Leader
10 2 (1.83%) .NET Developer
10 2 (1.83%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.59%) SOAP
2 4 (3.67%) Web Services
2 4 (3.67%) XML
2 4 (3.67%) XSD
2 4 (3.67%) XSLT
2 4 (3.67%) JMS
2 4 (3.67%) REST
3 3 (2.75%) .NET
4 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.83%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.83%) WCF
4 2 (1.83%) jQuery
4 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.92%) CSS
5 1 (0.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.61%) Data Centre
2 24 (22.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (3.67%) PKI
4 3 (2.75%) Clustering
5 2 (1.83%) GIS
5 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.92%) Social Media
6 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.94%) Linux
2 19 (17.43%) UNIX
3 8 (7.34%) Solaris
4 5 (4.59%) Windows
5 2 (1.83%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.28%) Load Balancing
2 25 (22.94%) ITIL
3 16 (14.68%) Network Design
4 15 (13.76%) Network Management
5 13 (11.93%) Configuration Management
6 11 (10.09%) Service Delivery
6 11 (10.09%) High Availability
7 10 (9.17%) Change Control
7 10 (9.17%) Change Management
8 9 (8.26%) Test Management
8 9 (8.26%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.34%) Coaching
9 8 (7.34%) Project Management
10 7 (6.42%) SOA
10 7 (6.42%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (5.50%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (4.59%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (3.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.67%) Java
1 4 (3.67%) SQL
2 3 (2.75%) Python
2 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.83%) Perl
3 2 (1.83%) C#
4 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (66.06%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (65.14%) CCNP
3 19 (17.43%) CCDP
3 19 (17.43%) CCSP
4 17 (15.60%) CCNA
4 17 (15.60%) JNCIS
5 12 (11.01%) CCIP
6 10 (9.17%) Degree
7 7 (6.42%) CCIE
8 5 (4.59%) CCDA
9 4 (3.67%) CCSA
9 4 (3.67%) SCSA
9 4 (3.67%) CCSE
9 4 (3.67%) Sun Certification
10 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.92%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.26%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (18.35%) VMware ESX
2 17 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.83%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.83%) XenApp
4 2 (1.83%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.92%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (12.84%) Cacti
2 12 (11.01%) Nagios
3 3 (2.75%) OpenView
4 2 (1.83%) SCCM
4 2 (1.83%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 88 (80.73%) Cisco
2 38 (34.86%) VMware
3 15 (13.76%) Juniper
4 13 (11.93%) Red Hat
4 13 (11.93%) F5
5 11 (10.09%) HP
6 10 (9.17%) Microsoft
7 7 (6.42%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.67%) webMethods
8 4 (3.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 4 (3.67%) Sun
8 4 (3.67%) Oracle
8 4 (3.67%) Veritas
8 4 (3.67%) Huawei
9 3 (2.75%) Brocade
9 3 (2.75%) Sandvine
10 2 (1.83%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.83%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.83%) Aruba
10 2 (1.83%) Citrix
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