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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 424 428 431
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing PPP 19 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.090% 0.12% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.57% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 12
Average salary £45,000 £35,250 £34,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% +1.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,494 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £49,250 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4527 4916 5230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.33% 21.40% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3541 3854 4160
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PPP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PPP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

PPP Salary Trend in the South East

PPP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PPP across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

PPP Salary Histogram in the South East

PPP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPP within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Kent - 12 £51,500 -
Berkshire -24 4 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Hampshire -10 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Oxfordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Surrey - 1 £27,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £27,000 -
PPP
England

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (74.00%) Cisco
2 36 (72.00%) MPLS
3 35 (70.00%) BGP
4 30 (60.00%) EIGRP
4 30 (60.00%) OSPF
5 29 (58.00%) IPsec
6 26 (52.00%) Firewall
6 26 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (50.00%) CCNP
8 23 (46.00%) WAN
9 21 (42.00%) VPN
9 21 (42.00%) VLAN
10 20 (40.00%) L2TP
10 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
11 19 (38.00%) Data Centre
12 18 (36.00%) VMware
13 17 (34.00%) DNS
13 17 (34.00%) SNMP
13 17 (34.00%) ATM
13 17 (34.00%) Load Balancing
14 16 (32.00%) ISDN
15 15 (30.00%) VoIP
16 14 (28.00%) SSL
16 14 (28.00%) Spanning Tree
17 13 (26.00%) Broadband
18 12 (24.00%) ITIL
18 12 (24.00%) CCSP
18 12 (24.00%) X.21
18 12 (24.00%) DSL
18 12 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 36 (72.00%) MPLS
2 35 (70.00%) BGP
3 30 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 30 (60.00%) OSPF
4 29 (58.00%) IPsec
5 26 (52.00%) Firewall
6 23 (46.00%) WAN
7 21 (42.00%) VPN
7 21 (42.00%) VLAN
8 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 20 (40.00%) L2TP
9 17 (34.00%) SNMP
9 17 (34.00%) DNS
9 17 (34.00%) ATM
10 16 (32.00%) ISDN
11 15 (30.00%) VoIP
12 14 (28.00%) SSL
12 14 (28.00%) Spanning Tree
13 13 (26.00%) Broadband
14 12 (24.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Big Data
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) IP Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Network Specialist
6 3 (6.00%) NOC Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Network Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.00%) IP Network Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Network Team Leader
7 2 (4.00%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Digital Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Core Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) SOAP
2 4 (8.00%) Web Services
2 4 (8.00%) XML
2 4 (8.00%) XSD
2 4 (8.00%) XSLT
2 4 (8.00%) JMS
2 4 (8.00%) .NET
2 4 (8.00%) REST
3 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.00%) WCF
3 3 (6.00%) jQuery
3 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (8.00%) PKI
4 2 (4.00%) GIS
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) UNIX
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Solaris
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Load Balancing
2 12 (24.00%) ITIL
3 8 (16.00%) Network Design
3 8 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (14.00%) SOA
5 5 (10.00%) Test Management
6 4 (8.00%) System Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.00%) DDoS Mitigation
6 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.00%) TDD
7 3 (6.00%) Stress Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Change Management
7 3 (6.00%) MVC
7 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.00%) Network Management
7 3 (6.00%) High Availability
8 2 (4.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) Java
1 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.00%) Perl
2 3 (6.00%) Python
2 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (6.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (50.00%) CCNP
3 12 (24.00%) CCSP
4 10 (20.00%) CCNA
5 9 (18.00%) CCDP
5 9 (18.00%) CCIP
5 9 (18.00%) JNCIS
6 5 (10.00%) CCIE
7 3 (6.00%) JNCIA
7 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.00%) HP ASE
9 1 (2.00%) APMP
9 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.00%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.00%) MCSE
9 1 (2.00%) ISEB
9 1 (2.00%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.00%) XenApp
3 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (74.00%) Cisco
2 18 (36.00%) VMware
3 11 (22.00%) F5
3 11 (22.00%) Juniper
4 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.00%) webMethods
6 2 (4.00%) HP
6 2 (4.00%) Citrix
6 2 (4.00%) AppSense
7 1 (2.00%) Brocade
7 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.00%) Radware
7 1 (2.00%) BT
7 1 (2.00%) CA
7 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
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