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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank 868 837 856
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +19
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 7 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.011% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.036% 0.062% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 2
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £20,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -57.21%
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
19424 17798 20495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.00% 17.71% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15519 14486 16959
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PPTP across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 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 -9 2 £50,000 -9.09% 5
South West -27 2 - -
North West - 2 £30,000 -
PPTP
UK

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 24 (100.00%) VPN
1 24 (100.00%) IPsec
2 20 (83.33%) DNS
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
3 19 (79.17%) Firewall
3 19 (79.17%) VMware
3 19 (79.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (75.00%) Linux
4 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 17 (70.83%) Windows 7
6 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
7 15 (62.50%) SAN
8 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
8 14 (58.33%) MySQL
9 13 (54.17%) SMTP
9 13 (54.17%) HTTP
9 13 (54.17%) HTML
9 13 (54.17%) XML
10 12 (50.00%) IIS
10 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
11 10 (41.67%) Nagios
11 10 (41.67%) H.323
11 10 (41.67%) ISDN
11 10 (41.67%) VoIP
11 10 (41.67%) Back Office
11 10 (41.67%) VMware ESX
11 10 (41.67%) Network Security
11 10 (41.67%) Degree

PPTP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (16.67%) Confluence
5 3 (12.50%) Apache
5 3 (12.50%) nginx
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Route 53
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) VPN
1 24 (100.00%) IPsec
2 20 (83.33%) DNS
3 19 (79.17%) Firewall
4 15 (62.50%) SAN
5 13 (54.17%) SMTP
5 13 (54.17%) HTTP
6 10 (41.67%) ISDN
6 10 (41.67%) VoIP
6 10 (41.67%) H.323
6 10 (41.67%) Network Security
7 7 (29.17%) SSL
8 5 (20.83%) DHCP
8 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (12.50%) NAS
10 2 (8.33%) Junos
10 2 (8.33%) OpenVPN
10 2 (8.33%) VPLS
10 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (58.33%) MySQL
3 10 (41.67%) Big Data
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) PHPUnit
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (41.67%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Administrator
2 12 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) Project Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Escalation Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Services Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
7 1 (4.17%) Junior
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) HTML
1 13 (54.17%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) iPhone
2 4 (16.67%) iPad
2 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (75.00%) Linux
4 17 (70.83%) Windows 7
5 8 (33.33%) CentOS
6 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Vista
7 4 (16.67%) Android
7 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) DNA
1 8 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (8.33%) Analytics
2 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (8.33%) DevOps
2 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.17%) CRM
3 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.17%) Identity Management
3 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) Perl
2 3 (12.50%) Ruby
2 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) C++
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (41.67%) Degree
3 6 (25.00%) MCSE
4 5 (20.83%) MCSA
4 5 (20.83%) CCNA
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (12.50%) MCTS
5 3 (12.50%) MCITP
6 2 (8.33%) CCIA
6 2 (8.33%) MCP
6 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (8.33%) CCEA
6 2 (8.33%) CCNP
7 1 (4.17%) MCSM
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (41.67%) VMware ESX
4 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.33%) XenServer
5 2 (8.33%) vSphere
5 2 (8.33%) Squid
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (4.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Nagios
1 10 (41.67%) logstash
2 2 (8.33%) WSUS
2 2 (8.33%) Cacti
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) VMware
2 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco
5 6 (25.00%) Citrix
5 6 (25.00%) Draytek
5 6 (25.00%) NETGEAR
6 5 (20.83%) Symantec
7 4 (16.67%) Sophos
7 4 (16.67%) Atlassian
7 4 (16.67%) Juniper
7 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (16.67%) Sage
8 2 (8.33%) Avaya
8 2 (8.33%) HP
8 2 (8.33%) Dell
8 2 (8.33%) ProCurve
8 2 (8.33%) Perforce
8 2 (8.33%) WatchGuard
8 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
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