The table below looks at the statistics for PPTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPTP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank 611 645 618
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -27
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.013% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -21.05%
PPTP
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
6921 7825 7564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.67% 16.35% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5878 6504 6217
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

PPTP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PPTP Jobs Demand Trend in London

PPTP
Salary Trend in London

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

PPTP Salary Trend in London

PPTP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PPTP across the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

PPTP Salary Histogram in London

PPTP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPTP within the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Hammersmith - 1 £39,500 -
PPTP
England

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
1 26 (100.00%) VPN
1 26 (100.00%) IPsec
2 24 (92.31%) L2TP
3 20 (76.92%) VMware
3 20 (76.92%) Xen
3 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (73.08%) Perl
4 19 (73.08%) MySQL
5 18 (69.23%) OpenVPN
6 17 (65.38%) Data Centre
6 17 (65.38%) Red Hat
7 15 (57.69%) Shell Script
7 15 (57.69%) PHP
7 15 (57.69%) MariaDB
8 14 (53.85%) CentOS
8 14 (53.85%) nginx
8 14 (53.85%) Bash Shell
8 14 (53.85%) Ubuntu
8 14 (53.85%) Apache
8 14 (53.85%) Telecoms
9 13 (50.00%) Python
9 13 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (50.00%) KVM
10 12 (46.15%) Debian
10 12 (46.15%) Internet
11 11 (42.31%) Web Services
11 11 (42.31%) Route 53
12 10 (38.46%) Amazon Linux

PPTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 14 (53.85%) Apache
1 14 (53.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 13 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (42.31%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) VPN
1 26 (100.00%) IPsec
2 24 (92.31%) L2TP
3 18 (69.23%) OpenVPN
4 12 (46.15%) Internet
5 10 (38.46%) DNS
6 8 (30.77%) LDAP
6 8 (30.77%) SMTP
6 8 (30.77%) HTTP
6 8 (30.77%) IKE
6 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 8 (30.77%) OSPF
6 8 (30.77%) BGP
6 8 (30.77%) HSRP
6 8 (30.77%) Firewall
7 7 (26.92%) VLAN
7 7 (26.92%) VRRP
8 1 (3.85%) LAN
8 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) MySQL
2 15 (57.69%) MariaDB
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (53.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Systems Administrator
2 15 (57.69%) Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Ubuntu
2 14 (53.85%) CentOS
3 12 (46.15%) Debian
4 10 (38.46%) Amazon Linux
5 8 (30.77%) UNIX
6 7 (26.92%) Windows
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Data Management
2 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
3 2 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Perl
2 15 (57.69%) PHP
2 15 (57.69%) Shell Script
3 14 (53.85%) Bash Shell
4 13 (50.00%) Python
5 7 (26.92%) Ruby
5 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.69%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) Xen
1 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (50.00%) KVM
3 7 (26.92%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Nagios
1 7 (26.92%) ZABBIX
2 5 (19.23%) Puppet
2 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (19.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) VMware
2 17 (65.38%) Red Hat
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (7.69%) Rackspace
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago