The table below looks at the statistics for PPTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPTP over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank 860 886 847
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -39
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 20 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.017% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.099% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 10
Average salary £37,500 £31,750 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% -56.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £52,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £31,000 £73,750
% change year-on-year
+20.96% -57.96%
PPTP
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
17396 19265 19504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.04% 17.52% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14251 15500 15930
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PPTP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PPTP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PPTP Jobs Demand Trend in England

PPTP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PPTP across the England region.

PPTP Salary Trend in England

PPTP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PPTP across the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

PPTP Salary Histogram in England

PPTP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPTP within the England region over the 3 months to 7 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
North West +22 9 £37,500 +25.00% 1
South East +24 6 £33,500 +8.06%
London +36 5 £45,000 -12.19%
PPTP
UK

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing PPTP 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 PPTP.

1 34 (100.00%) VPN
1 34 (100.00%) IPsec
2 29 (85.29%) Linux
3 26 (76.47%) OpenVPN
4 25 (73.53%) MySQL
5 23 (67.65%) PHP
6 22 (64.71%) Bash Shell
6 22 (64.71%) CentOS
7 21 (61.76%) Amazon AWS
8 20 (58.82%) Python
9 19 (55.88%) Route 53
10 17 (50.00%) VMware
11 16 (47.06%) L2TP
12 14 (41.18%) Shell Script
12 14 (41.18%) MariaDB
12 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
12 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (38.24%) Ubuntu
13 13 (38.24%) nginx
13 13 (38.24%) Red Hat
13 13 (38.24%) Apache
13 13 (38.24%) Telecoms
14 12 (35.29%) Xen
14 12 (35.29%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (35.29%) KVM
15 11 (32.35%) Debian
15 11 (32.35%) Internet
15 11 (32.35%) Perl
16 10 (29.41%) Web Services
16 10 (29.41%) DNS

PPTP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing PPTP 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 PPTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (38.24%) Apache
1 13 (38.24%) nginx
2 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (61.76%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (55.88%) Route 53
3 12 (35.29%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (26.47%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) VPN
1 34 (100.00%) IPsec
2 26 (76.47%) OpenVPN
3 16 (47.06%) L2TP
4 11 (32.35%) Internet
5 10 (29.41%) DNS
6 7 (20.59%) SSL
7 6 (17.65%) Firewall
8 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
8 5 (14.71%) DHCP
9 3 (8.82%) MPLS
9 3 (8.82%) OSPF
9 3 (8.82%) BGP
10 2 (5.88%) RSVP
10 2 (5.88%) WAN
10 2 (5.88%) VPLS
10 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (5.88%) Spanning Tree
11 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
11 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (73.53%) MySQL
2 14 (41.18%) MariaDB
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (38.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 16 (47.06%) Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Support
6 2 (5.88%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (2.94%) Escalation Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.94%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) Web Services
2 9 (26.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 9 (26.47%) Cryptography
2 9 (26.47%) PKI
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) iPhone
5 1 (2.94%) iPad
5 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Linux
2 22 (64.71%) CentOS
3 13 (38.24%) Ubuntu
4 11 (32.35%) Debian
5 9 (26.47%) Amazon Linux
6 7 (20.59%) Windows
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
7 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.94%) UNIX
8 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.94%) Android
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Migration
2 9 (26.47%) Scrum
2 9 (26.47%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (26.47%) Analytics
3 8 (23.53%) DevOps
3 8 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) TDD
3 8 (23.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.88%) Validation
4 2 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.94%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) PHP
2 22 (64.71%) Bash Shell
3 20 (58.82%) Python
4 14 (41.18%) Shell Script
5 11 (32.35%) Perl
6 9 (26.47%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) JNCIP
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (35.29%) KVM
2 12 (35.29%) Xen
3 8 (23.53%) Docker
4 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Puppet
2 8 (23.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) VMware
2 13 (38.24%) Red Hat
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco
4 5 (14.71%) Sage
5 4 (11.76%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) Draytek
5 4 (11.76%) Sophos
6 2 (5.88%) Juniper
6 2 (5.88%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.94%) NETGEAR
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix
7 1 (2.94%) Symantec
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago