The table below looks at the statistics for PPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPP over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 591 608 639
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +31
Permanent jobs citing PPP 25 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.007% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 0.042% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 5
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +14.66%
PPP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7662 7102 8448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.50% 16.12% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6339 5947 7145
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PPP Jobs Demand Trend in London

PPP
Salary Trend in London

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

PPP Salary Trend in London

PPP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PPP across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

PPP Salary Histogram in London

PPP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPP within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
City of London +8 13 - - 3
PPP
England

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 37 (84.09%) Cisco
2 35 (79.55%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (79.55%) L2TP
3 34 (77.27%) IPsec
4 31 (70.45%) CCNP
5 26 (59.09%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (52.27%) VPN
7 22 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
8 20 (45.45%) DSL
9 18 (40.91%) CCIP
10 16 (36.36%) MPLS
10 16 (36.36%) BGP
11 10 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (22.73%) Network Management
12 9 (20.45%) VMware
12 9 (20.45%) OSPF
12 9 (20.45%) Firewall
12 9 (20.45%) Linux
12 9 (20.45%) VoIP
13 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
14 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
14 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
14 7 (15.91%) Nagios
14 7 (15.91%) IPv4
14 7 (15.91%) VMware ESX
14 7 (15.91%) Finance
14 7 (15.91%) Games
14 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (15.91%) Cacti

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 35 (79.55%) L2TP
2 34 (77.27%) IPsec
3 26 (59.09%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (52.27%) VPN
5 22 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
6 20 (45.45%) DSL
7 16 (36.36%) MPLS
7 16 (36.36%) BGP
8 10 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (20.45%) OSPF
9 9 (20.45%) Firewall
9 9 (20.45%) VoIP
10 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
11 7 (15.91%) IPv4
12 5 (11.36%) WAN
13 4 (9.09%) ATM
13 4 (9.09%) LAN
13 4 (9.09%) Ethernet
13 4 (9.09%) SSL
13 4 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) OLAP
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
1 7 (15.91%) Games
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (79.55%) Network Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) MI Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Software Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Project Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Business Development Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Business Manager
5 1 (2.27%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (2.27%) IP Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Architect
5 1 (2.27%) Data Architect
5 1 (2.27%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Statistics
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Mac OS X
3 3 (6.82%) UNIX
4 2 (4.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Network Management
2 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
2 7 (15.91%) Change Control
3 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (9.09%) Data Management
3 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 3 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.55%) Project Management
5 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Business Development
6 1 (2.27%) Network Design
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL
6 1 (2.27%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) VB
1 4 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (79.55%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (70.45%) CCNP
3 18 (40.91%) CCIP
4 6 (13.64%) Degree
5 4 (9.09%) CCIE
6 3 (6.82%) JNCIP
6 3 (6.82%) JNCIE
6 3 (6.82%) CISSP
6 3 (6.82%) CCNA
7 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.27%) CCSP
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VMware ESX
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Nagios
1 7 (15.91%) Cacti
2 3 (6.82%) OpenView
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) Cisco
2 9 (20.45%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.09%) Cognos
5 3 (6.82%) Foundry
5 3 (6.82%) Juniper
6 1 (2.27%) Avaya
6 1 (2.27%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) Dell
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