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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank 835 892 856
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -36
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 25 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.014% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.083% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 10
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -55.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £62,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £52,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -57.24%
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
17952 19268 19769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.83% 17.44% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14467 15482 16077
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +46 17 £47,500 -7.31% 1
South East +14 4 £27,000 -12.90% 2
North West - 4 £37,500 - 2
PPTP
UK

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 38 (100.00%) VPN
1 38 (100.00%) IPsec
2 33 (86.84%) Linux
3 26 (68.42%) MySQL
4 25 (65.79%) OpenVPN
5 22 (57.89%) PHP
5 22 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (57.89%) VMware
5 22 (57.89%) Data Centre
6 20 (52.63%) Bash Shell
6 20 (52.63%) CentOS
7 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (50.00%) L2TP
7 19 (50.00%) Python
8 18 (47.37%) MariaDB
9 17 (44.74%) Route 53
9 17 (44.74%) Telecoms
10 16 (42.11%) Red Hat
10 16 (42.11%) Apache
10 16 (42.11%) nginx
10 16 (42.11%) Xen
10 16 (42.11%) KVM
11 15 (39.47%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (39.47%) Shell Script
12 14 (36.84%) Web Services
12 14 (36.84%) Perl
12 14 (36.84%) Ubuntu
13 13 (34.21%) Windows
14 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
14 12 (31.58%) Firewall

PPTP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 16 (42.11%) Apache
1 16 (42.11%) nginx
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.26%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (44.74%) Route 53
3 15 (39.47%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (10.53%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 38 (100.00%) VPN
1 38 (100.00%) IPsec
2 25 (65.79%) OpenVPN
3 19 (50.00%) L2TP
4 12 (31.58%) Firewall
5 11 (28.95%) SSL
5 11 (28.95%) Internet
6 10 (26.32%) DNS
6 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
7 8 (21.05%) SMTP
7 8 (21.05%) HTTP
8 7 (18.42%) WAN
8 7 (18.42%) MPLS
8 7 (18.42%) VLAN
9 6 (15.79%) Wireshark
9 6 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (15.79%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (15.79%) Network Security
9 6 (15.79%) NetScreen
9 6 (15.79%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) MySQL
2 18 (47.37%) MariaDB
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 17 (44.74%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Systems Administrator
2 21 (55.26%) Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) IT Support
5 2 (5.26%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Escalation Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) Web Services
2 6 (15.79%) SOAP
3 4 (10.53%) LAMP
4 2 (5.26%) HTML
4 2 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (57.89%) Data Centre
2 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Cryptography
3 4 (10.53%) PKI
4 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.63%) iPhone
5 1 (2.63%) iPad
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (86.84%) Linux
2 20 (52.63%) CentOS
3 14 (36.84%) Ubuntu
4 13 (34.21%) Windows
5 12 (31.58%) Debian
5 12 (31.58%) Amazon Linux
6 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (18.42%) Windows XP
7 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
8 6 (15.79%) UNIX
9 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
10 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone
11 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (10.53%) Migration
2 4 (10.53%) Scrum
2 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (10.53%) Analytics
2 4 (10.53%) DevOps
2 4 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (7.89%) TDD
3 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.63%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) PHP
2 20 (52.63%) Bash Shell
3 19 (50.00%) Python
4 15 (39.47%) Shell Script
5 14 (36.84%) Perl
6 4 (10.53%) C++
7 2 (5.26%) Ruby
8 1 (2.63%) Java
8 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) CCNA
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (42.11%) KVM
2 16 (42.11%) Xen
3 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
4 6 (15.79%) iptables
5 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
6 3 (7.89%) Docker
7 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) Vagrant
3 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.63%) logstash
4 1 (2.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) VMware
2 16 (42.11%) Red Hat
3 10 (26.32%) Cisco
4 8 (21.05%) HP
5 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 6 (15.79%) Fortinet
5 6 (15.79%) Juniper
5 6 (15.79%) Foundry
5 6 (15.79%) F5
6 5 (13.16%) Sage
7 4 (10.53%) Sophos
7 4 (10.53%) Draytek
8 2 (5.26%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.63%) NETGEAR
9 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.63%) Symantec
9 1 (2.63%) Citrix
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago