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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 129 134 132
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing PPP 4 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.19% 0.44% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 1.50% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.93%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
PPP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
566 734 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.44% 29.58% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 406 417 497
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PPP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PPP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

PPP Salary Trend in Reading

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (100.00%) Broadband
1 11 (100.00%) MPLS
1 11 (100.00%) L2TP
2 10 (90.91%) IPsec
2 10 (90.91%) OSPF
2 10 (90.91%) BGP
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) EIGRP
3 9 (81.82%) CCSP
4 8 (72.73%) CCNP
4 8 (72.73%) Firewall
5 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
5 7 (63.64%) F5
5 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
5 7 (63.64%) CCIP
5 7 (63.64%) UNIX
5 7 (63.64%) WAN
5 7 (63.64%) VMware
6 6 (54.55%) X.21
6 6 (54.55%) CCIE
6 6 (54.55%) DSL
6 6 (54.55%) SNMP
6 6 (54.55%) ATM
6 6 (54.55%) ISDN
6 6 (54.55%) DNS
7 5 (45.45%) VoIP
7 5 (45.45%) CCDP
7 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
7 5 (45.45%) Spanning Tree

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (100.00%) MPLS
1 11 (100.00%) Broadband
1 11 (100.00%) L2TP
2 10 (90.91%) IPsec
2 10 (90.91%) EIGRP
2 10 (90.91%) OSPF
2 10 (90.91%) BGP
3 8 (72.73%) Firewall
4 7 (63.64%) WAN
5 6 (54.55%) SNMP
5 6 (54.55%) DNS
5 6 (54.55%) DSL
5 6 (54.55%) ATM
5 6 (54.55%) ISDN
5 6 (54.55%) X.21
6 5 (45.45%) VLAN
6 5 (45.45%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (45.45%) VoIP
6 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
7 4 (36.36%) VPN
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IP Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Support
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IP Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Core Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Test Management
2 3 (27.27%) Network Design
3 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCSP
3 8 (72.73%) CCNP
4 7 (63.64%) CCIP
5 6 (54.55%) CCIE
6 5 (45.45%) CCDP
6 5 (45.45%) JNCIS
7 4 (36.36%) JNCIA
8 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) BT
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago