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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 879 844 859
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +15
Permanent jobs citing PPP 26 67 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.068% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.37% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 24 49 37
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,750 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +59.83%
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
16254 17968 16964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.10% 18.35% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13662 14668 13347
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 -24 8 £52,500 +12.29% 3
Yorkshire +15 6 £55,000 +4.76% 1
South West - 5 £40,000 -
London -14 4 £46,250 -7.50% 1
East of England +5 2 - - 1
West Midlands -25 1 £55,000 +91.30% 1
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
PPP
UK

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 32 (66.67%) Firewall
2 28 (58.33%) Cisco
3 27 (56.25%) IPsec
3 27 (56.25%) BGP
4 25 (52.08%) MPLS
4 25 (52.08%) WAN
5 23 (47.92%) OSPF
6 22 (45.83%) L2TP
6 22 (45.83%) VPN
7 20 (41.67%) SSL
7 20 (41.67%) Load Balancing
8 19 (39.58%) xDSL
9 18 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (37.50%) VMware
10 16 (33.33%) EIGRP
10 16 (33.33%) Wireless
11 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
12 13 (27.08%) Broadband
13 12 (25.00%) Ethernet
13 12 (25.00%) IPv4
14 11 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (22.92%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (22.92%) SLA
14 11 (22.92%) Project Management
15 10 (20.83%) DSL
15 10 (20.83%) CCNP
15 10 (20.83%) Juniper
15 10 (20.83%) DNS
15 10 (20.83%) ITIL

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) SAS
3 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) AdWords
2 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 32 (66.67%) Firewall
2 27 (56.25%) BGP
2 27 (56.25%) IPsec
3 25 (52.08%) MPLS
3 25 (52.08%) WAN
4 23 (47.92%) OSPF
5 22 (45.83%) L2TP
5 22 (45.83%) VPN
6 20 (41.67%) SSL
7 19 (39.58%) xDSL
8 16 (33.33%) EIGRP
8 16 (33.33%) Wireless
9 13 (27.08%) Broadband
10 12 (25.00%) Ethernet
10 12 (25.00%) IPv4
11 11 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (22.92%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (20.83%) DNS
12 10 (20.83%) DSL
13 9 (18.75%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Base SAS
2 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 5 (10.42%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Advertising
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Network Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Implementation Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) NOC Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) IT Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Network Support
6 4 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Systems Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Wireless Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) .NET
1 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (8.33%) EqualLogic
3 4 (8.33%) Replication
3 4 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.17%) PMI
4 2 (4.17%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) Animation
5 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.08%) mHealth
5 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Unix
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 11 (22.92%) Project Management
3 10 (20.83%) ITIL
4 6 (12.50%) Change Management
4 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 6 (12.50%) Network Management
4 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (10.42%) BCP
5 5 (10.42%) Business Continuity
5 5 (10.42%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (10.42%) Coaching
5 5 (10.42%) Network Design
5 5 (10.42%) Service Management
6 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.25%) Stress Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.17%) People Management
7 2 (4.17%) Presales
7 2 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) Perl
2 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.42%) Python
2 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (20.83%) CCNP
3 7 (14.58%) CCNA
4 5 (10.42%) CCIE
4 5 (10.42%) CCSP
4 5 (10.42%) JNCIA
4 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.33%) CCA
5 4 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (8.33%) Degree
5 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) CCIP
6 2 (4.17%) ISEB
6 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.08%) CCDA
7 1 (2.08%) CCDP
7 1 (2.08%) CCSA
7 1 (2.08%) CCSE
7 1 (2.08%) CISSP
7 1 (2.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) XenApp
2 4 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) Cisco
2 18 (37.50%) VMware
3 10 (20.83%) Juniper
4 9 (18.75%) F5
5 6 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 5 (10.42%) HP
7 4 (8.33%) Citrix
7 4 (8.33%) Dell
7 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (8.33%) Sophos
7 4 (8.33%) Veeam
8 3 (6.25%) EMC
8 3 (6.25%) Mitel
9 2 (4.17%) CommVault
9 2 (4.17%) Google
9 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.08%) BT
10 1 (2.08%) Meraki
10 1 (2.08%) Polycom
10 1 (2.08%) Red Gate
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus 20% shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Healthcare + More Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Imparta Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago