The table below looks at the statistics for PPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 128 145 127
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Permanent jobs citing PPP 4 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.13% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 0.51% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 15
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
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
493 593 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.22% 26.26% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 379 362 454
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing PPP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing PPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for PPP.

1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) MPLS
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) IPsec
2 10 (90.91%) L2TP
2 10 (90.91%) xDSL
3 9 (81.82%) EIGRP
3 9 (81.82%) VPN
4 8 (72.73%) Juniper
4 8 (72.73%) CCNP
4 8 (72.73%) IPv4
4 8 (72.73%) Broadband
4 8 (72.73%) SSL
4 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
5 7 (63.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (63.64%) VMware
6 6 (54.55%) Wireless
6 6 (54.55%) CCIE
7 5 (45.45%) Extreme Networks
7 5 (45.45%) Ethernet
8 4 (36.36%) JNCIA
9 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) MPLS
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (90.91%) IPsec
2 10 (90.91%) L2TP
2 10 (90.91%) xDSL
3 9 (81.82%) EIGRP
3 9 (81.82%) VPN
4 8 (72.73%) Broadband
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (72.73%) IPv4
4 8 (72.73%) SSL
5 6 (54.55%) Wireless
6 5 (45.45%) Ethernet
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (27.27%) DSL
8 2 (18.18%) X.21
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Network Operations Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Network Support
5 2 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
2 7 (63.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITSM
4 2 (18.18%) Network Management
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) Python
1 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) CCNP
3 6 (54.55%) CCIE
4 4 (36.36%) JNCIA
5 3 (27.27%) CCSP
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) CCIP
6 2 (18.18%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Juniper
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) Extreme Networks
5 3 (27.27%) F5
6 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (9.09%) EMC
6 1 (9.09%) Hitachi
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) IronPort
6 1 (9.09%) NetApp
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago