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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 817 832 833
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing PPP 54 19 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.019% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 28
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
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
19331 17407 21106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.14% 17.50% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15401 14202 17503
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +10 27 £52,500 +5.00% 2
South East -18 17 £42,500 +8.97% 1
South West -17 5 £35,000 -30.00%
West Midlands - 3 £29,000 -
East Midlands -16 1 £33,500 -33.00%
East of England -26 1 - -
PPP
UK

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 94 (81.74%) Cisco
2 81 (70.43%) IPsec
3 73 (63.48%) MPLS
4 71 (61.74%) VPN
5 69 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
6 66 (57.39%) BGP
7 60 (52.17%) OSPF
8 56 (48.70%) L2TP
8 56 (48.70%) CCNP
8 56 (48.70%) Firewall
9 41 (35.65%) DSL
10 37 (32.17%) TCP/IP
10 37 (32.17%) Cisco IOS
11 35 (30.43%) VoIP
12 32 (27.83%) Ethernet
13 30 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
13 30 (26.09%) VLAN
14 28 (24.35%) SNMP
15 27 (23.48%) CCNA
16 24 (20.87%) CCIP
16 24 (20.87%) WAN
16 24 (20.87%) Linux
16 24 (20.87%) Load Balancing
16 24 (20.87%) Cisco PIX
17 23 (20.00%) DHCP
17 23 (20.00%) DNS
17 23 (20.00%) SSL
17 23 (20.00%) EIGRP
18 22 (19.13%) Frame Relay
18 22 (19.13%) xDSL

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 81 (70.43%) IPsec
2 73 (63.48%) MPLS
3 71 (61.74%) VPN
4 66 (57.39%) BGP
5 60 (52.17%) OSPF
6 56 (48.70%) L2TP
6 56 (48.70%) Firewall
7 41 (35.65%) DSL
8 37 (32.17%) TCP/IP
8 37 (32.17%) Cisco IOS
9 35 (30.43%) VoIP
10 32 (27.83%) Ethernet
11 30 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
11 30 (26.09%) VLAN
12 28 (24.35%) SNMP
13 24 (20.87%) WAN
13 24 (20.87%) Cisco PIX
14 23 (20.00%) DHCP
14 23 (20.00%) DNS
14 23 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.87%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Bugzilla
1 5 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (10.43%) Finance
2 10 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.09%) Games
4 4 (3.48%) Advertising
5 2 (1.74%) Retail
6 1 (0.87%) Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (55.65%) Network Engineer
2 17 (14.78%) NOC Engineer
3 15 (13.04%) Network Consultant
3 15 (13.04%) Consultant
4 13 (11.30%) Security Consultant
4 13 (11.30%) Network Security Consultant
5 8 (6.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (5.22%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.22%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (4.35%) Network Support
7 5 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (4.35%) Network Operations Engineer
7 5 (4.35%) Developer
7 5 (4.35%) Analyst
7 5 (4.35%) Software Developer
8 3 (2.61%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (2.61%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (2.61%) MI Analyst
8 3 (2.61%) Support Engineer
9 2 (1.74%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.83%) HTML
2 5 (4.35%) Ajax
2 5 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (0.87%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.96%) Statistics
2 4 (3.48%) PKI
3 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.61%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.87%) Linux
2 15 (13.04%) UNIX
3 12 (10.43%) Windows
4 7 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.35%) SUSE
5 5 (4.35%) Debian
6 3 (2.61%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.61%) Solaris
7 2 (1.74%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.87%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.87%) Load Balancing
2 17 (14.78%) Network Management
2 17 (14.78%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (11.30%) ITIL
4 12 (10.43%) Change Management
5 11 (9.57%) Change Control
6 8 (6.96%) Project Management
6 8 (6.96%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (6.09%) Data Analysis
7 7 (6.09%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.22%) People Management
9 5 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.35%) Workflow
10 4 (3.48%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.48%) Analytics
10 4 (3.48%) ITIL V3
10 4 (3.48%) Multivariate Testing
10 4 (3.48%) Pay per click
10 4 (3.48%) Time Management
10 4 (3.48%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.57%) Shell Script
1 11 (9.57%) Perl
1 11 (9.57%) Python
2 9 (7.83%) SQL
3 5 (4.35%) Java
3 5 (4.35%) C
3 5 (4.35%) C++
3 5 (4.35%) PHP
4 3 (2.61%) VB
4 3 (2.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 69 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (48.70%) CCNP
3 27 (23.48%) CCNA
4 24 (20.87%) CCIP
5 11 (9.57%) Degree
6 9 (7.83%) CCIE
7 6 (5.22%) CCSP
8 5 (4.35%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.61%) JNCIP
9 3 (2.61%) JNCIE
9 3 (2.61%) CISSP
9 3 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.87%) SCSA
11 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.87%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.61%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.09%) VMware ESX
3 5 (4.35%) Samba
4 1 (0.87%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) Cacti
1 7 (6.09%) Nagios
2 6 (5.22%) Netcool
3 4 (3.48%) OpenView
4 1 (0.87%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.87%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 94 (81.74%) Cisco
2 20 (17.39%) F5
3 16 (13.91%) CheckPoint
4 15 (13.04%) VMware
5 11 (9.57%) Juniper
6 7 (6.09%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.35%) HP
7 5 (4.35%) Adobe
8 4 (3.48%) Google
9 3 (2.61%) Foundry
9 3 (2.61%) Veritas
9 3 (2.61%) Sun
9 3 (2.61%) Cognos
9 3 (2.61%) Oracle
10 2 (1.74%) Avaya
10 2 (1.74%) BT
11 1 (0.87%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.87%) Aruba
11 1 (0.87%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.87%) Dell
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35346.00 - £42275.00 per annum + £4k on-call, 40 d/h
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £8k on call
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago