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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 844 839 839
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing PPP 34 58 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.053% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.30% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 27 39 13
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £36,250 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+37.93% +7.40%
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
17307 19542 18860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.93% 17.87% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14322 15698 15238
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
London +20 16 £37,500 -28.57% 3
South East -11 12 £57,000 +38.18% 2
Yorkshire - 5 £50,000 -
South West -11 1 £22,500 -35.71% 1
PPP
UK

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 68 (71.58%) BGP
2 65 (68.42%) Cisco
3 62 (65.26%) MPLS
4 56 (58.95%) Cisco Certification
5 53 (55.79%) CCNP
5 53 (55.79%) L2TP
6 47 (49.47%) Firewall
6 47 (49.47%) IPsec
7 41 (43.16%) EIGRP
8 38 (40.00%) OSPF
8 38 (40.00%) DNS
9 37 (38.95%) TCP/IP
9 37 (38.95%) Load Balancing
10 36 (37.89%) WAN
11 31 (32.63%) VPN
11 31 (32.63%) Broadband
11 31 (32.63%) VMware
12 30 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
12 30 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
12 30 (31.58%) Spanning Tree
13 28 (29.47%) VLAN
14 25 (26.32%) LAN
14 25 (26.32%) ITIL
15 23 (24.21%) VoIP
15 23 (24.21%) DSL
16 21 (22.11%) IPv4
16 21 (22.11%) Data Centre
16 21 (22.11%) HSRP
17 20 (21.05%) UNIX
18 19 (20.00%) CCDP

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (2.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 68 (71.58%) BGP
2 62 (65.26%) MPLS
3 53 (55.79%) L2TP
4 47 (49.47%) Firewall
4 47 (49.47%) IPsec
5 41 (43.16%) EIGRP
6 38 (40.00%) OSPF
6 38 (40.00%) DNS
7 37 (38.95%) TCP/IP
8 36 (37.89%) WAN
9 31 (32.63%) Broadband
9 31 (32.63%) VPN
10 30 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
10 30 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
10 30 (31.58%) Spanning Tree
11 28 (29.47%) VLAN
12 25 (26.32%) LAN
13 23 (24.21%) VoIP
13 23 (24.21%) DSL
14 21 (22.11%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) Big Data
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.11%) MySQL
General
1 9 (9.47%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Advertising
2 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.21%) Marketing
3 1 (1.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (53.68%) Network Engineer
2 13 (13.68%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (12.63%) Analyst
4 11 (11.58%) Implementation Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) Network Analyst
5 9 (9.47%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Senior Implementation Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) IP Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) PPC Specialist
10 4 (4.21%) Senior Manager
10 4 (4.21%) PPC Executive
10 4 (4.21%) Head of Architecture
10 4 (4.21%) PPC Manager
10 4 (4.21%) PPC Analyst
11 3 (3.16%) .NET Developer
11 3 (3.16%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) SOAP
2 4 (4.21%) Web Services
2 4 (4.21%) XML
2 4 (4.21%) XSD
2 4 (4.21%) XSLT
2 4 (4.21%) JMS
2 4 (4.21%) REST
2 4 (4.21%) .NET
3 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.16%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (3.16%) WCF
3 3 (3.16%) jQuery
3 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.05%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.05%) CSS
4 1 (1.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.11%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.16%) Clustering
4 2 (2.11%) PKI
4 2 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.11%) GIS
4 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.05%) Social Media
5 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.05%) UNIX
2 11 (11.58%) Linux
3 4 (4.21%) Solaris
4 3 (3.16%) Windows
5 2 (2.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.95%) Load Balancing
2 25 (26.32%) ITIL
3 19 (20.00%) Network Design
4 18 (18.95%) Mentoring
5 13 (13.68%) Coaching
6 12 (12.63%) Project Management
6 12 (12.63%) Service Delivery
7 11 (11.58%) SOA
7 11 (11.58%) High Availability
8 10 (10.53%) Business Continuity Planning
8 10 (10.53%) Business Continuity
9 9 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (9.47%) BCP
10 8 (8.42%) Analytics
11 7 (7.37%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (7.37%) Network Management
11 7 (7.37%) Configuration Management
11 7 (7.37%) Service Management
11 7 (7.37%) Test Management
12 6 (6.32%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.42%) Python
2 4 (4.21%) Java
2 4 (4.21%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.16%) C#
4 2 (2.11%) Perl
4 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (58.95%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (55.79%) CCNP
3 19 (20.00%) CCDP
4 17 (17.89%) CCNA
5 15 (15.79%) CCSP
6 13 (13.68%) CCIP
7 12 (12.63%) JNCIS
8 10 (10.53%) CCDA
9 9 (9.47%) CCSA
9 9 (9.47%) CCSE
10 8 (8.42%) Degree
10 8 (8.42%) CCIE
11 4 (4.21%) Postgraduate
12 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
13 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
13 2 (2.11%) JNCIA
14 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (1.05%) Network+ Certification
14 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (1.05%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.58%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.63%) VMware ESX
3 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.11%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.11%) XenApp
4 2 (2.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (8.42%) Cacti
2 5 (5.26%) Nagios
3 3 (3.16%) OpenView
4 2 (2.11%) SCCM
4 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 65 (68.42%) Cisco
2 31 (32.63%) VMware
3 16 (16.84%) Juniper
4 11 (11.58%) F5
5 9 (9.47%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.21%) webMethods
7 4 (4.21%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.21%) HP
7 4 (4.21%) Google
7 4 (4.21%) Polycom
8 3 (3.16%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 3 (3.16%) Sandvine
9 2 (2.11%) AppSense
9 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.11%) Citrix
10 1 (1.05%) IBM
10 1 (1.05%) Radware
10 1 (1.05%) BT
10 1 (1.05%) Fortinet
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