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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 418 416 433
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing PPP 31 39 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.17% 0.074%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 0.80% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 11
Average salary £46,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.53% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
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
4658 4887 5382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.90% 20.79% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3487 3817 4311
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
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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
Berkshire -10 17 £50,000 +53.84%
Kent +17 9 £38,782 -8.74% 1
West Sussex - 3 £27,000 -
Hampshire -13 2 £40,500 +24.61% 1
Surrey - 2 £27,000 - 2
PPP
England

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 44 (67.69%) Cisco
2 40 (61.54%) MPLS
3 39 (60.00%) BGP
4 38 (58.46%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (56.92%) CCNP
6 35 (53.85%) Firewall
7 33 (50.77%) IPsec
7 33 (50.77%) OSPF
7 33 (50.77%) EIGRP
8 28 (43.08%) VPN
9 27 (41.54%) ATM
10 26 (40.00%) VoIP
11 22 (33.85%) L2TP
11 22 (33.85%) WAN
11 22 (33.85%) VLAN
11 22 (33.85%) xDSL
12 21 (32.31%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (32.31%) SNMP
12 21 (32.31%) TCP/IP
13 19 (29.23%) DNS
13 19 (29.23%) CCNA
13 19 (29.23%) Broadband
14 18 (27.69%) ISDN
14 18 (27.69%) VMware
14 18 (27.69%) Load Balancing
15 17 (26.15%) Spanning Tree
16 16 (24.62%) Ethernet
17 15 (23.08%) CCSP
17 15 (23.08%) UNIX
17 15 (23.08%) DSL

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.31%) MS Office
2 8 (12.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.54%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 40 (61.54%) MPLS
2 39 (60.00%) BGP
3 35 (53.85%) Firewall
4 33 (50.77%) IPsec
4 33 (50.77%) OSPF
4 33 (50.77%) EIGRP
5 28 (43.08%) VPN
6 27 (41.54%) ATM
7 26 (40.00%) VoIP
8 22 (33.85%) L2TP
8 22 (33.85%) WAN
8 22 (33.85%) VLAN
8 22 (33.85%) xDSL
9 21 (32.31%) SNMP
9 21 (32.31%) TCP/IP
10 19 (29.23%) DNS
10 19 (29.23%) Broadband
11 18 (27.69%) ISDN
12 17 (26.15%) Spanning Tree
13 16 (24.62%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 8 (12.31%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (12.31%) Analyst
3 6 (9.23%) Team Leader
3 6 (9.23%) Network Team Leader
4 4 (6.15%) Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (6.15%) Network Specialist
4 4 (6.15%) NOC Engineer
4 4 (6.15%) IP Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.62%) Network Analyst
5 3 (4.62%) Network Support
6 2 (3.08%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 2 (3.08%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (3.08%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) SOAP
2 4 (6.15%) Web Services
2 4 (6.15%) XML
2 4 (6.15%) XSD
2 4 (6.15%) XSLT
2 4 (6.15%) JMS
2 4 (6.15%) REST
3 1 (1.54%) HTML
3 1 (1.54%) CSS
3 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) PKI
3 2 (3.08%) GIS
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) Social Media
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) UNIX
2 9 (13.85%) Solaris
2 9 (13.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Load Balancing
2 14 (21.54%) ITIL
3 9 (13.85%) Network Design
4 7 (10.77%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (10.77%) Change Management
4 7 (10.77%) SOA
5 6 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (9.23%) Test Management
6 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.15%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.15%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.15%) System Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Stress Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Network Management
8 3 (4.62%) High Availability
8 3 (4.62%) Project Management
8 3 (4.62%) Service Management
8 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) SQL
2 4 (6.15%) Java
3 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.62%) Python
3 3 (4.62%) Perl
4 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (58.46%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (56.92%) CCNP
3 19 (29.23%) CCNA
4 15 (23.08%) CCSP
5 12 (18.46%) CCDP
5 12 (18.46%) JNCIS
6 9 (13.85%) Degree
6 9 (13.85%) CCIP
7 8 (12.31%) Sun Certification
7 8 (12.31%) SCSA
8 5 (7.69%) CCIE
9 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
9 3 (4.62%) JNCIA
10 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.54%) APMP
11 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.54%) HP ASE
11 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.54%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (1.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.15%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.08%) XenApp
3 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (67.69%) Cisco
2 18 (27.69%) VMware
3 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (18.46%) F5
5 11 (16.92%) HP
6 8 (12.31%) Juniper
6 8 (12.31%) Sun
6 8 (12.31%) Oracle
6 8 (12.31%) Veritas
7 6 (9.23%) Huawei
8 4 (6.15%) webMethods
9 3 (4.62%) Brocade
9 3 (4.62%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.08%) Citrix
10 2 (3.08%) AppSense
10 2 (3.08%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.08%) Aruba
11 1 (1.54%) Radware
11 1 (1.54%) BT
11 1 (1.54%) CA
Staines, Middlesex
Samsung
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
AXA
Salary: Up to £57 k
Posted: 5 days ago