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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 850 842 840
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing PPP 31 61 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.056% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.31% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25 44 14
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -18.60%
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
17427 19744 17808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.81% 18.16% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14555 15719 14467
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
(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
South East -2 13 £45,000 - 3
London -13 11 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £50,000 -
South West -22 2 £22,500 -35.71%
PPP
UK

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 50 (62.50%) BGP
2 49 (61.25%) MPLS
3 48 (60.00%) Cisco
4 44 (55.00%) L2TP
5 42 (52.50%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (48.75%) Firewall
7 37 (46.25%) CCNP
8 35 (43.75%) EIGRP
9 34 (42.50%) IPsec
10 33 (41.25%) Load Balancing
11 32 (40.00%) OSPF
12 30 (37.50%) DNS
12 30 (37.50%) TCP/IP
13 29 (36.25%) WAN
13 29 (36.25%) VMware
14 27 (33.75%) VPN
14 27 (33.75%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (32.50%) Broadband
16 25 (31.25%) Spanning Tree
17 24 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
18 20 (25.00%) VLAN
18 20 (25.00%) LAN
19 19 (23.75%) UNIX
19 19 (23.75%) IPv4
20 18 (22.50%) ITIL
20 18 (22.50%) Mentoring
21 17 (21.25%) HSRP
21 17 (21.25%) Data Centre
21 17 (21.25%) VoIP
21 17 (21.25%) SSL

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 50 (62.50%) BGP
2 49 (61.25%) MPLS
3 44 (55.00%) L2TP
4 39 (48.75%) Firewall
5 35 (43.75%) EIGRP
6 34 (42.50%) IPsec
7 32 (40.00%) OSPF
8 30 (37.50%) TCP/IP
8 30 (37.50%) DNS
9 29 (36.25%) WAN
10 27 (33.75%) VPN
10 27 (33.75%) Cisco ASA
11 26 (32.50%) Broadband
12 25 (31.25%) Spanning Tree
13 24 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
14 20 (25.00%) VLAN
14 20 (25.00%) LAN
15 19 (23.75%) IPv4
16 17 (21.25%) SSL
16 17 (21.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) Big Data
3 2 (2.50%) MySQL
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Marketing
3 5 (6.25%) Advertising
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (16.25%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (15.00%) Analyst
4 9 (11.25%) Network Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Manager
8 5 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) PPC Executive
8 5 (6.25%) Head of Architecture
8 5 (6.25%) PPC Manager
8 5 (6.25%) PPC Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) PPC Specialist
9 4 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Network Support
10 3 (3.75%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) SOAP
1 5 (6.25%) XML
2 4 (5.00%) XSD
2 4 (5.00%) XSLT
2 4 (5.00%) JMS
2 4 (5.00%) Web Services
2 4 (5.00%) .NET
2 4 (5.00%) REST
3 3 (3.75%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.75%) WCF
3 3 (3.75%) jQuery
3 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.25%) CSS
4 1 (1.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.25%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) GIS
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) Clustering
4 1 (1.25%) PKI
4 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.25%) Social Media
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) UNIX
2 6 (7.50%) Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Windows
4 1 (1.25%) Solaris
4 1 (1.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.25%) Load Balancing
2 18 (22.50%) ITIL
2 18 (22.50%) Mentoring
3 14 (17.50%) Network Design
4 12 (15.00%) SOA
4 12 (15.00%) Coaching
5 10 (12.50%) Analytics
5 10 (12.50%) High Availability
5 10 (12.50%) Project Management
5 10 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 9 (11.25%) Service Management
6 9 (11.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (11.25%) Business Continuity
6 9 (11.25%) Business Continuity Planning
7 8 (10.00%) BCP
8 6 (7.50%) Test Management
8 6 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (7.50%) SDLC
9 5 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.50%) Python
2 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.00%) Java
2 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.00%) Perl
3 3 (3.75%) C#
4 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.25%) SQL
4 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (52.50%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (46.25%) CCNP
3 16 (20.00%) CCDP
4 13 (16.25%) CCSP
5 12 (15.00%) CCNA
6 10 (12.50%) CCIP
6 10 (12.50%) JNCIS
7 8 (10.00%) CCIE
7 8 (10.00%) CCDA
7 8 (10.00%) CCSA
7 8 (10.00%) CCSE
8 6 (7.50%) Degree
9 5 (6.25%) Postgraduate
10 4 (5.00%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.50%) CCENT
11 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.25%) APMP
12 1 (1.25%) ISEB
12 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (16.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.50%) XenApp
4 2 (2.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Cacti
2 4 (5.00%) Nagios
3 2 (2.50%) SCCM
4 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 48 (60.00%) Cisco
2 29 (36.25%) VMware
3 10 (12.50%) F5
3 10 (12.50%) Juniper
4 8 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (6.25%) Polycom
5 5 (6.25%) Google
6 4 (5.00%) webMethods
6 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.50%) HP
7 2 (2.50%) Citrix
7 2 (2.50%) AppSense
8 1 (1.25%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.25%) Red Gate
8 1 (1.25%) Sandvine
8 1 (1.25%) BT
8 1 (1.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.25%) CA
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