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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 412 421 426
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing PPP 39 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.076% 0.061%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% 0.32% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 8
Average salary £32,500 £36,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.56% -8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4971 5301 5575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.68% 23.62% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3868 4225 4687
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +17 22 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Hampshire +4 12 £32,500 -
Kent - 5 £42,500 -
PPP
England

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 45 (73.77%) MPLS
2 44 (72.13%) VPN
3 39 (63.93%) Cisco
4 35 (57.38%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (57.38%) Firewall
5 34 (55.74%) OSPF
5 34 (55.74%) CCNP
5 34 (55.74%) VoIP
6 33 (54.10%) BGP
7 31 (50.82%) IPsec
8 27 (44.26%) CCNA
9 25 (40.98%) Linux
10 23 (37.70%) Ethernet
11 21 (34.43%) ATM
11 21 (34.43%) xDSL
12 20 (32.79%) VLAN
13 19 (31.15%) Cisco IOS
14 17 (27.87%) L2TP
14 17 (27.87%) UNIX
15 14 (22.95%) SQL
15 14 (22.95%) Juniper
15 14 (22.95%) Telecoms
16 13 (21.31%) Load Balancing
17 12 (19.67%) Degree
17 12 (19.67%) Statistics
17 12 (19.67%) RTP
17 12 (19.67%) DSL
17 12 (19.67%) HP
17 12 (19.67%) Sun
17 12 (19.67%) Oracle

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (3.28%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 45 (73.77%) MPLS
2 44 (72.13%) VPN
3 35 (57.38%) Firewall
4 34 (55.74%) OSPF
4 34 (55.74%) VoIP
5 33 (54.10%) BGP
6 31 (50.82%) IPsec
7 23 (37.70%) Ethernet
8 21 (34.43%) ATM
8 21 (34.43%) xDSL
9 20 (32.79%) VLAN
10 19 (31.15%) Cisco IOS
11 17 (27.87%) L2TP
12 12 (19.67%) RTP
12 12 (19.67%) DSL
12 12 (19.67%) Junos
13 10 (16.39%) DNS
13 10 (16.39%) DHCP
14 9 (14.75%) SNMP
14 9 (14.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) OLAP
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (22.95%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.39%) Marketing
2 10 (16.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Network Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Technical Support
2 9 (14.75%) Support Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Technical Support Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) PPC Specialist
3 8 (13.11%) PPC Executive
3 8 (13.11%) PPC Manager
3 8 (13.11%) PPC Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Network Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Network Support
5 5 (8.20%) NOC Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Network Security Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Account Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) HTML
2 2 (3.28%) Web Services
2 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Statistics
2 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.98%) Linux
2 17 (27.87%) UNIX
3 12 (19.67%) Windows
4 9 (14.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) Load Balancing
2 10 (16.39%) Pay per click
2 10 (16.39%) Analytics
3 8 (13.11%) Email Marketing
4 7 (11.48%) ITIL
5 6 (9.84%) Change Management
6 3 (4.92%) Project Management
6 3 (4.92%) Network Management
7 2 (3.28%) Product Management
7 2 (3.28%) Workflow
7 2 (3.28%) Process Management
7 2 (3.28%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.28%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (3.28%) Multivariate Testing
7 2 (3.28%) Stress Testing
7 2 (3.28%) SOA
7 2 (3.28%) OO
8 1 (1.64%) Network Design
8 1 (1.64%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) Python
2 4 (6.56%) Perl
2 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.28%) C#
3 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (57.38%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (55.74%) CCNP
3 27 (44.26%) CCNA
4 12 (19.67%) Degree
5 10 (16.39%) CCSP
6 8 (13.11%) SCSA
7 7 (11.48%) CCIE
7 7 (11.48%) CCIP
7 7 (11.48%) JNCIA
8 6 (9.84%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Netcool
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 39 (63.93%) Cisco
2 14 (22.95%) Juniper
3 12 (19.67%) HP
3 12 (19.67%) Sun
3 12 (19.67%) Oracle
4 11 (18.03%) Huawei
5 10 (16.39%) Google
6 9 (14.75%) F5
7 8 (13.11%) Yahoo!
7 8 (13.11%) Facebook
8 7 (11.48%) Veritas
9 5 (8.20%) CheckPoint
10 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
11 3 (4.92%) Avaya
12 2 (3.28%) Open Text
12 2 (3.28%) Metastorm
12 2 (3.28%) Pega
12 2 (3.28%) IBM
13 1 (1.64%) Sybase
13 1 (1.64%) Riverbed
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