The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 428 425 425
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing PPP 23 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.059% 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% 0.25% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 9
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £27,500 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £33,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4939 5119 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.75% 23.11% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3777 3991 4313
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PPP
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Berkshire +23 20 £45,000 +46.93%
Hampshire +6 3 £38,750 +40.90%
PPP
England

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 51 (80.95%) MPLS
2 50 (79.37%) Cisco
3 47 (74.60%) VPN
4 45 (71.43%) OSPF
4 45 (71.43%) BGP
5 40 (63.49%) IPsec
6 38 (60.32%) Firewall
7 37 (58.73%) Cisco Certification
8 34 (53.97%) CCNP
8 34 (53.97%) VoIP
9 31 (49.21%) CCNA
10 30 (47.62%) Cisco IOS
11 27 (42.86%) VLAN
12 25 (39.68%) Ethernet
13 22 (34.92%) L2TP
13 22 (34.92%) xDSL
14 21 (33.33%) SNMP
15 19 (30.16%) Linux
16 18 (28.57%) DHCP
16 18 (28.57%) WLAN
16 18 (28.57%) TCP/IP
16 18 (28.57%) DNS
17 17 (26.98%) F5
18 16 (25.40%) EIGRP
18 16 (25.40%) WAN
19 15 (23.81%) ATM
19 15 (23.81%) UNIX
19 15 (23.81%) SSL
19 15 (23.81%) TACACS
19 15 (23.81%) Frame Relay

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.17%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 51 (80.95%) MPLS
2 47 (74.60%) VPN
3 45 (71.43%) OSPF
3 45 (71.43%) BGP
4 40 (63.49%) IPsec
5 38 (60.32%) Firewall
6 34 (53.97%) VoIP
7 30 (47.62%) Cisco IOS
8 27 (42.86%) VLAN
9 25 (39.68%) Ethernet
10 22 (34.92%) L2TP
10 22 (34.92%) xDSL
11 21 (33.33%) SNMP
12 18 (28.57%) TCP/IP
12 18 (28.57%) DHCP
12 18 (28.57%) WLAN
12 18 (28.57%) DNS
13 16 (25.40%) EIGRP
13 16 (25.40%) WAN
14 15 (23.81%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.11%) Advertising
3 3 (4.76%) Marketing
3 3 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Network Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Network Consultant
2 12 (19.05%) Consultant
3 10 (15.87%) Security Consultant
3 10 (15.87%) NOC Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Network Security Consultant
4 7 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Network Support
5 6 (9.52%) Technical Support
6 4 (6.35%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Network Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Account Manager
7 3 (4.76%) PPC Manager
7 3 (4.76%) PPC Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) PPC Executive
7 3 (4.76%) PPC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (3.17%) .NET
2 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.17%) Web Services
3 1 (1.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Statistics
2 3 (4.76%) PKI
3 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Linux
2 15 (23.81%) UNIX
3 12 (19.05%) Windows
4 3 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Load Balancing
2 13 (20.63%) ITIL
3 11 (17.46%) Change Management
4 7 (11.11%) Pay per click
4 7 (11.11%) Analytics
5 6 (9.52%) Project Management
6 5 (7.94%) Network Management
7 4 (6.35%) Multivariate Testing
7 4 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Email Marketing
8 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.76%) Time Management
8 3 (4.76%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.17%) Budget Control
9 2 (3.17%) Stress Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (3.17%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) Python
2 6 (9.52%) Shell Script
2 6 (9.52%) Perl
3 2 (3.17%) C#
3 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (58.73%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (53.97%) CCNP
3 31 (49.21%) CCNA
4 8 (12.70%) Degree
5 7 (11.11%) CCSP
6 5 (7.94%) SCSA
6 5 (7.94%) JNCIA
7 4 (6.35%) Sun Certification
7 4 (6.35%) CCIE
7 4 (6.35%) CCIP
8 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Netcool
Vendors
1 50 (79.37%) Cisco
2 17 (26.98%) F5
3 14 (22.22%) Juniper
4 12 (19.05%) CheckPoint
5 7 (11.11%) Google
6 6 (9.52%) Oracle
7 5 (7.94%) Sun
7 5 (7.94%) HP
8 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
9 3 (4.76%) Avaya
9 3 (4.76%) Veritas
9 3 (4.76%) Huawei
9 3 (4.76%) Facebook
9 3 (4.76%) Yahoo!
10 2 (3.17%) Pega
10 2 (3.17%) Metastorm
10 2 (3.17%) Open Text
10 2 (3.17%) IBM
11 1 (1.59%) Sourcefire
11 1 (1.59%) Riverbed