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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank 624 - 629
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 16 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% - 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% - 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £31,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -55.71%
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
7837 7743 8695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.60% 15.68% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6538 6336 7160
Average salary £52,500 £49,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.59% -1.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
City of London - 3 £50,000 -
PPTP
England

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 31 (100.00%) VPN
1 31 (100.00%) IPsec
2 30 (96.77%) Linux
3 23 (74.19%) MySQL
4 20 (64.52%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (64.52%) OpenVPN
5 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (61.29%) VMware
6 18 (58.06%) L2TP
6 18 (58.06%) Red Hat
6 18 (58.06%) PHP
6 18 (58.06%) Apache
6 18 (58.06%) CentOS
6 18 (58.06%) nginx
6 18 (58.06%) Bash Shell
7 17 (54.84%) MariaDB
8 16 (51.61%) Telecoms
8 16 (51.61%) Xen
8 16 (51.61%) Perl
8 16 (51.61%) Python
8 16 (51.61%) KVM
9 15 (48.39%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (45.16%) Web Services
10 14 (45.16%) Ubuntu
10 14 (45.16%) Shell Script
11 13 (41.94%) Route 53
12 12 (38.71%) Amazon Linux
12 12 (38.71%) Debian
13 11 (35.48%) Internet
13 11 (35.48%) Windows

PPTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (58.06%) Apache
1 18 (58.06%) nginx
2 4 (12.90%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) Confluence
3 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 20 (64.52%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (48.39%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (41.94%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 31 (100.00%) VPN
1 31 (100.00%) IPsec
2 20 (64.52%) OpenVPN
3 18 (58.06%) L2TP
4 11 (35.48%) Internet
4 11 (35.48%) SMTP
4 11 (35.48%) HTTP
5 8 (25.81%) Firewall
6 7 (22.58%) NetScreen
6 7 (22.58%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (22.58%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 7 (22.58%) VLAN
6 7 (22.58%) Wireshark
6 7 (22.58%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (22.58%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (22.58%) Network Security
6 7 (22.58%) tcpdump
6 7 (22.58%) snoop
6 7 (22.58%) SNMP
6 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (74.19%) MySQL
2 17 (54.84%) MariaDB
3 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (51.61%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Systems Administrator
2 17 (54.84%) Administrator
3 7 (22.58%) Security Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Network Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (19.35%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) Web Services
2 7 (22.58%) SOAP
3 4 (12.90%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) XML
4 2 (6.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Linux
2 18 (58.06%) CentOS
3 14 (45.16%) Ubuntu
4 12 (38.71%) Debian
4 12 (38.71%) Amazon Linux
5 11 (35.48%) Windows
6 7 (22.58%) UNIX
6 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (12.90%) DevOps
2 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.23%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) PHP
1 18 (58.06%) Bash Shell
2 16 (51.61%) Python
2 16 (51.61%) Perl
3 14 (45.16%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.90%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) CCNA
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.13%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (51.61%) KVM
2 16 (51.61%) Xen
3 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
4 7 (22.58%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
1 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.68%) logstash
2 3 (9.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) VMware
2 18 (58.06%) Red Hat
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco
4 7 (22.58%) Juniper
4 7 (22.58%) Fortinet
4 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
4 7 (22.58%) Foundry
4 7 (22.58%) F5
5 5 (16.13%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
6 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.45%) Rackspace
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