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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 397 388 428
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +40
Permanent jobs citing PPP 33 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.11% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 0.52% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 12
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
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
4467 4213 5219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.86% 20.82% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3412 3314 4341
Average salary £42,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Berkshire -1 28 £50,000 - 1
Surrey - 3 £47,500 -
Hampshire -28 2 £45,000 +50.00% 1
PPP
England

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 31 (60.78%) MPLS
2 30 (58.82%) Cisco
3 29 (56.86%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (54.90%) Firewall
5 27 (52.94%) OSPF
6 26 (50.98%) BGP
6 26 (50.98%) CCNP
6 26 (50.98%) VPN
7 25 (49.02%) Ethernet
8 24 (47.06%) xDSL
9 22 (43.14%) IPsec
10 20 (39.22%) VoIP
10 20 (39.22%) ATM
11 19 (37.25%) EIGRP
12 18 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (33.33%) CCNA
14 15 (29.41%) SNMP
15 14 (27.45%) WAN
15 14 (27.45%) UNIX
15 14 (27.45%) L2TP
15 14 (27.45%) HP
15 14 (27.45%) Telecoms
16 13 (25.49%) SSL
16 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
16 13 (25.49%) VLAN
16 13 (25.49%) Degree
17 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
18 11 (21.57%) Sun
18 11 (21.57%) Sun Certification
18 11 (21.57%) Veritas

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 11 (21.57%) MS Office
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
1 11 (21.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 31 (60.78%) MPLS
2 28 (54.90%) Firewall
3 27 (52.94%) OSPF
4 26 (50.98%) BGP
4 26 (50.98%) VPN
5 25 (49.02%) Ethernet
6 24 (47.06%) xDSL
7 22 (43.14%) IPsec
8 20 (39.22%) VoIP
8 20 (39.22%) ATM
9 19 (37.25%) EIGRP
10 15 (29.41%) SNMP
11 14 (27.45%) WAN
11 14 (27.45%) L2TP
12 13 (25.49%) SSL
12 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
12 13 (25.49%) VLAN
13 10 (19.61%) Broadband
13 10 (19.61%) DNS
14 9 (17.65%) ISDN
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (27.45%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Network Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Network Support
3 5 (9.80%) NOC Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Technical Support
3 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Team Leader
4 4 (7.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (5.88%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (5.88%) Network Consultant
5 3 (5.88%) Junior
5 3 (5.88%) Security Consultant
5 3 (5.88%) Junior Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Junior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) PKI
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) UNIX
2 11 (21.57%) Solaris
2 11 (21.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Load Balancing
2 8 (15.69%) Change Management
3 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
3 7 (13.73%) ITIL
4 5 (9.80%) Network Management
5 4 (7.84%) Change Control
5 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.84%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.88%) People Management
7 2 (3.92%) IT Governance
7 2 (3.92%) Stress Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Test Management
7 2 (3.92%) Earned Value Management
7 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.92%) Project Management
7 2 (3.92%) Service Management
7 2 (3.92%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 3 (5.88%) Perl
2 3 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (56.86%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (50.98%) CCNP
3 17 (33.33%) CCNA
4 13 (25.49%) Degree
5 11 (21.57%) Sun Certification
5 11 (21.57%) SCSA
6 8 (15.69%) CCSP
7 6 (11.76%) CCIE
8 5 (9.80%) JNCIS
8 5 (9.80%) CCDP
9 3 (5.88%) JNCIA
9 3 (5.88%) CCIP
10 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
10 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.96%) MCSE
11 1 (1.96%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 30 (58.82%) Cisco
2 14 (27.45%) HP
3 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 11 (21.57%) Sun
4 11 (21.57%) Veritas
4 11 (21.57%) Oracle
5 9 (17.65%) F5
6 7 (13.73%) VMware
7 6 (11.76%) CheckPoint
7 6 (11.76%) Huawei
8 3 (5.88%) Brocade
9 2 (3.92%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.92%) Aruba
9 2 (3.92%) Juniper
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago