The table below looks at the statistics for PPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 174 178 191
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs citing PPP 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.062% 0.11% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.62% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £55,000 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +28.12%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -2.50%
PPP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
446 642 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.86% 18.24% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 364 511 529
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PPP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PPP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PPP
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PPP across the Leeds region.

PPP Salary Trend in Leeds

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing PPP 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 PPP.

1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) SSL
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 7 (100.00%) L2TP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) IPsec
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) HSRP
2 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) Coaching
2 6 (85.71%) Spanning Tree
2 6 (85.71%) Network Design
2 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
2 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) BCP
2 6 (85.71%) VRRP
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) SLA
2 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Service Design
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing PPP 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 PPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) IPsec
1 7 (100.00%) L2TP
1 7 (100.00%) SSL
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) HSRP
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) Spanning Tree
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) VRRP
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) DMVPN
4 2 (28.57%) VPLS
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) xDSL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Implementation Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Implementation Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (71.43%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 5 (71.43%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) BCP
2 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
2 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (85.71%) Coaching
2 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) Network Design
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Service Design
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCDA
2 1 (14.29%) CCDP
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCSA
2 1 (14.29%) CCSE
2 1 (14.29%) CCSP
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) CommVault
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) VMware