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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank 835 843 860
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 17 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.010% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.095% 0.060% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 2
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £33,175 £55,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +55.03%
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
17827 16760 20796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.13% 17.33% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14563 13230 17360
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 £27,000 £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

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 January 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 January 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 +33 15 £50,000 -16.66% 5
South East - 2 £37,250 -
PPTP
UK

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 19 (100.00%) VPN
1 19 (100.00%) IPsec
2 17 (89.47%) Linux
3 15 (78.95%) Windows
4 14 (73.68%) SMTP
4 14 (73.68%) HTTP
5 11 (57.89%) MySQL
5 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
5 11 (57.89%) Firewall
5 11 (57.89%) VMware
5 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (47.37%) DNS
6 9 (47.37%) Juniper
6 9 (47.37%) VoIP
6 9 (47.37%) Network Security
7 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (42.11%) CentOS
7 8 (42.11%) nginx
7 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
7 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
7 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
7 8 (42.11%) SSL
7 8 (42.11%) Cisco
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
7 8 (42.11%) Perl
7 8 (42.11%) Apache
7 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
7 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
7 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003

PPTP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 8 (42.11%) Apache
1 8 (42.11%) nginx
2 7 (36.84%) IIS
3 5 (26.32%) Confluence
4 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
5 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.79%) Route 53
2 3 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) VPN
1 19 (100.00%) IPsec
2 14 (73.68%) HTTP
2 14 (73.68%) SMTP
3 11 (57.89%) Firewall
4 9 (47.37%) Network Security
4 9 (47.37%) VoIP
4 9 (47.37%) DNS
5 8 (42.11%) SSL
6 7 (36.84%) NetScreen
6 7 (36.84%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 7 (36.84%) VLAN
6 7 (36.84%) Wireshark
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (36.84%) tcpdump
6 7 (36.84%) snoop
6 7 (36.84%) LAN
6 7 (36.84%) HTTPS
6 7 (36.84%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) MySQL
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
3 4 (21.05%) MariaDB
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (36.84%) Network Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Administrator
2 7 (36.84%) Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
1 7 (36.84%) SOAP
1 7 (36.84%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) iPhone
4 1 (5.26%) iPad
4 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (42.11%) CentOS
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
4 7 (36.84%) UNIX
5 3 (15.79%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone
6 1 (5.26%) Debian
6 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (31.58%) DevOps
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Perl
1 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
2 7 (36.84%) Ruby
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) PHP
4 4 (21.05%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CCNA
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Xen
2 4 (21.05%) KVM
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (26.32%) logstash
2 5 (26.32%) Puppet
3 3 (15.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Juniper
3 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
4 7 (36.84%) Fortinet
4 7 (36.84%) Foundry
4 7 (36.84%) F5
5 5 (26.32%) Atlassian
5 5 (26.32%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
7 2 (10.53%) Avaya
7 2 (10.53%) WatchGuard
7 2 (10.53%) New Relic
8 1 (5.26%) Draytek
8 1 (5.26%) NETGEAR
8 1 (5.26%) Citrix
8 1 (5.26%) Symantec
8 1 (5.26%) Sophos
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