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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank 873 843 863
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +20
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 4 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.017% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.021% 0.099% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 5
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +3.44%
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
19169 18134 20938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.92% 17.54% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15403 14597 17315
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £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
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 21 November 2014. 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 -24 4 £50,000 -9.09% 3
PPTP
UK

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) VPN
1 12 (100.00%) IPsec
2 11 (91.67%) MySQL
3 10 (83.33%) Linux
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (75.00%) IIS
4 9 (75.00%) XML
4 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 9 (75.00%) HTML
4 9 (75.00%) DNS
4 9 (75.00%) SMTP
4 9 (75.00%) HTTP
4 9 (75.00%) VMware
4 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (66.67%) logstash
6 7 (58.33%) CentOS
6 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
7 6 (50.00%) ISDN
7 6 (50.00%) VoIP
7 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (50.00%) Nagios
7 6 (50.00%) H.323
7 6 (50.00%) Network Security
7 6 (50.00%) SolarWinds
7 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (50.00%) Atlassian
7 6 (50.00%) Firewall

PPTP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) IIS
2 6 (50.00%) Confluence
3 5 (41.67%) nginx
3 5 (41.67%) Apache
4 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Route 53
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
1 12 (100.00%) IPsec
2 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) SMTP
2 9 (75.00%) HTTP
3 6 (50.00%) ISDN
3 6 (50.00%) VoIP
3 6 (50.00%) H.323
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (16.67%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) Big Data
4 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (50.00%) Administrator
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) High Availability
3 4 (33.33%) DNA
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
1 5 (41.67%) Ruby
1 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) MCSM
3 1 (8.33%) MCTS
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (16.67%) Squid
5 1 (8.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) logstash
2 6 (50.00%) Nagios
3 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (33.33%) Puppet
5 1 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 6 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) Perforce
4 2 (16.67%) Avaya
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) New Relic
4 2 (16.67%) WatchGuard
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Generous Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago