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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 806 865 841
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -24
Permanent jobs citing PPP 66 59 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.052% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.30% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 56 49 18
Average salary £41,750 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.97% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +5.55%
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
19006 19456 20952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.31% 17.25% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15192 15452 16992
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -3 35 £45,000 +38.46% 1
London +47 17 £41,000 -3.52%
West Midlands -15 6 £29,000 -3.33%
Yorkshire +7 4 £51,250 +28.12%
North East - 3 £50,000 -
North West - 2 £41,000 - 2
PPP
UK

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 105 (77.21%) Cisco
2 91 (66.91%) BGP
3 84 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (60.29%) CCNP
5 81 (59.56%) MPLS
6 80 (58.82%) IPsec
7 66 (48.53%) Firewall
8 62 (45.59%) L2TP
9 59 (43.38%) OSPF
10 57 (41.91%) VPN
11 53 (38.97%) EIGRP
12 47 (34.56%) VoIP
13 46 (33.82%) DNS
14 43 (31.62%) TCP/IP
15 42 (30.88%) Cisco IOS
16 41 (30.15%) DSL
17 40 (29.41%) Load Balancing
17 40 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
18 39 (28.68%) VMware
19 38 (27.94%) ATM
20 37 (27.21%) WAN
20 37 (27.21%) VLAN
21 36 (26.47%) Broadband
22 34 (25.00%) SNMP
22 34 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
23 32 (23.53%) Linux
24 30 (22.06%) Spanning Tree
24 30 (22.06%) xDSL
25 29 (21.32%) UNIX
26 28 (20.59%) IPv4

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (11.03%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (8.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 91 (66.91%) BGP
2 81 (59.56%) MPLS
3 80 (58.82%) IPsec
4 66 (48.53%) Firewall
5 62 (45.59%) L2TP
6 59 (43.38%) OSPF
7 57 (41.91%) VPN
8 53 (38.97%) EIGRP
9 47 (34.56%) VoIP
10 46 (33.82%) DNS
11 43 (31.62%) TCP/IP
12 42 (30.88%) Cisco IOS
13 41 (30.15%) DSL
14 40 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
15 38 (27.94%) ATM
16 37 (27.21%) WAN
16 37 (27.21%) VLAN
17 36 (26.47%) Broadband
18 34 (25.00%) SNMP
19 30 (22.06%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.94%) Big Data
2 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.47%) MySQL
2 2 (1.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (8.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.62%) Finance
3 2 (1.47%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (55.15%) Network Engineer
2 14 (10.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (9.56%) Analyst
4 9 (6.62%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (5.88%) Network Analyst
5 8 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (5.15%) IP Engineer
7 6 (4.41%) Implementation Engineer
7 6 (4.41%) Network Support
7 6 (4.41%) NOC Engineer
7 6 (4.41%) Network Team Leader
7 6 (4.41%) Team Leader
7 6 (4.41%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (4.41%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (4.41%) Consultant
7 6 (4.41%) Technical Support
7 6 (4.41%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.68%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (2.94%) Security Consultant
9 4 (2.94%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.68%) SOAP
2 4 (2.94%) Web Services
2 4 (2.94%) XML
2 4 (2.94%) XSD
2 4 (2.94%) XSLT
2 4 (2.94%) JMS
2 4 (2.94%) REST
3 1 (0.74%) HTML
3 1 (0.74%) .NET
3 1 (0.74%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.94%) PKI
4 3 (2.21%) Clustering
5 2 (1.47%) GIS
6 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.74%) Social Media
6 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.53%) Linux
2 29 (21.32%) UNIX
3 15 (11.03%) Solaris
4 7 (5.15%) Windows
5 2 (1.47%) CentOS
5 2 (1.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (29.41%) Load Balancing
2 26 (19.12%) ITIL
3 19 (13.97%) Network Design
4 16 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 16 (11.76%) Network Management
5 14 (10.29%) Change Management
6 11 (8.09%) Configuration Management
6 11 (8.09%) Project Management
6 11 (8.09%) Mentoring
7 10 (7.35%) High Availability
8 9 (6.62%) Test Management
9 8 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (5.88%) Change Control
9 8 (5.88%) Coaching
9 8 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (5.15%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (5.15%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (5.15%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (5.15%) SOA
11 5 (3.68%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.09%) SQL
2 5 (3.68%) Python
2 5 (3.68%) Perl
3 4 (2.94%) Java
4 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 84 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (60.29%) CCNP
3 23 (16.91%) CCNA
4 21 (15.44%) CCDP
4 21 (15.44%) CCSP
5 19 (13.97%) Degree
6 17 (12.50%) JNCIS
6 17 (12.50%) CCIP
7 12 (8.82%) CCIE
8 11 (8.09%) Sun Certification
8 11 (8.09%) SCSA
9 5 (3.68%) CCDA
10 4 (2.94%) CCSE
10 4 (2.94%) CCSA
11 3 (2.21%) JNCIA
11 3 (2.21%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.47%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) SLA
2 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (13.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (13.24%) VMware ESX
3 6 (4.41%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.47%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.47%) XenApp
4 2 (1.47%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.74%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (8.82%) Cacti
2 10 (7.35%) Nagios
3 3 (2.21%) OpenView
4 2 (1.47%) SCCM
4 2 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 105 (77.21%) Cisco
2 39 (28.68%) VMware
3 19 (13.97%) HP
4 18 (13.24%) Microsoft
5 16 (11.76%) Juniper
5 16 (11.76%) F5
6 11 (8.09%) Oracle
6 11 (8.09%) Sun
6 11 (8.09%) Veritas
6 11 (8.09%) Red Hat
6 11 (8.09%) CheckPoint
7 6 (4.41%) Huawei
8 4 (2.94%) webMethods
8 4 (2.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 3 (2.21%) Brocade
10 2 (1.47%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.47%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.47%) Aruba
10 2 (1.47%) Isilon
10 2 (1.47%) CA
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Samsung
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 18 days ago
Wigan
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 27 days ago