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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank 858 894 869
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -25
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 18 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.008% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.095% 0.046% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 5
Average salary £47,500 £36,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% -48.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,500 £68,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,750 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £31,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -55.71%
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
18976 19399 20932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.32% 17.24% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15166 15402 16973
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,100 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +39 16 £47,500 -9.52% 5
South East +16 2 £33,500 +8.06%
PPTP
UK

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 31 (91.18%) Linux
3 24 (70.59%) MySQL
4 22 (64.71%) VMware
4 22 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (61.76%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (58.82%) OpenVPN
7 19 (55.88%) Bash Shell
7 19 (55.88%) CentOS
7 19 (55.88%) nginx
7 19 (55.88%) Red Hat
7 19 (55.88%) Apache
8 18 (52.94%) PHP
8 18 (52.94%) L2TP
9 17 (50.00%) Perl
9 17 (50.00%) MariaDB
10 16 (47.06%) KVM
10 16 (47.06%) Xen
10 16 (47.06%) Python
10 16 (47.06%) Telecoms
11 15 (44.12%) Amazon EC2
12 14 (41.18%) Ubuntu
12 14 (41.18%) Shell Script
12 14 (41.18%) Web Services
12 14 (41.18%) Windows
13 13 (38.24%) Route 53
14 12 (35.29%) Amazon Linux
14 12 (35.29%) SMTP
14 12 (35.29%) HTTP

PPTP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 19 (55.88%) Apache
1 19 (55.88%) nginx
2 5 (14.71%) IIS
3 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.82%) Confluence
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (61.76%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (44.12%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (38.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) VPN
1 34 (100.00%) IPsec
2 20 (58.82%) OpenVPN
3 18 (52.94%) L2TP
4 12 (35.29%) SMTP
4 12 (35.29%) HTTP
5 11 (32.35%) Internet
6 10 (29.41%) DNS
6 10 (29.41%) Firewall
7 9 (26.47%) SSL
8 8 (23.53%) VLAN
8 8 (23.53%) WAN
8 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 8 (23.53%) MPLS
9 7 (20.59%) OSPF
9 7 (20.59%) BGP
9 7 (20.59%) EIGRP
9 7 (20.59%) HTTPS
9 7 (20.59%) SNMP
9 7 (20.59%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) MySQL
2 17 (50.00%) MariaDB
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
4 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Systems Administrator
2 18 (52.94%) Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Security Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Network Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (2.94%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) Web Services
2 7 (20.59%) SOAP
3 5 (14.71%) HTML
3 5 (14.71%) XML
4 2 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) iPhone
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 31 (91.18%) Linux
2 19 (55.88%) CentOS
3 14 (41.18%) Windows
3 14 (41.18%) Ubuntu
4 12 (35.29%) Debian
4 12 (35.29%) Amazon Linux
5 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (23.53%) Windows XP
7 7 (20.59%) UNIX
7 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
8 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
10 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (11.76%) DevOps
2 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.94%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) Bash Shell
2 18 (52.94%) PHP
3 17 (50.00%) Perl
4 16 (47.06%) Python
5 14 (41.18%) Shell Script
6 5 (14.71%) Ruby
7 3 (8.82%) Java
8 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) CCNA
1 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
System Software
1 22 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (47.06%) KVM
2 16 (47.06%) Xen
3 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 7 (20.59%) iptables
5 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Puppet
1 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.82%) logstash
2 3 (8.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) VMware
2 19 (55.88%) Red Hat
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
4 7 (20.59%) Fortinet
4 7 (20.59%) Juniper
4 7 (20.59%) Foundry
4 7 (20.59%) F5
5 6 (17.65%) HP
6 3 (8.82%) SolarWinds
6 3 (8.82%) Atlassian
7 2 (5.88%) Rackspace
7 2 (5.88%) Sage
8 1 (2.94%) Symantec
8 1 (2.94%) Sophos
8 1 (2.94%) Citrix
8 1 (2.94%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.94%) Draytek
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum +Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: circa £24,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago