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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 422 414 428
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing PPP 18 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.057% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.26% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 12
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £30,625 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +20.00%
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
4959 4648 5336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.54% 22.00% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3653 3619 4358
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +6 10 £45,000 +15.38%
Hampshire - 5 £38,000 - 1
Kent 0 2 £40,000 -
Surrey 0 1 £55,000 +22.22%
PPP
England

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (88.24%) MPLS
2 42 (82.35%) OSPF
2 42 (82.35%) Cisco
3 41 (80.39%) BGP
4 37 (72.55%) VPN
5 36 (70.59%) IPsec
6 35 (68.63%) Firewall
7 27 (52.94%) Cisco IOS
8 26 (50.98%) SNMP
9 25 (49.02%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (49.02%) VLAN
10 24 (47.06%) VoIP
11 23 (45.10%) Ethernet
12 21 (41.18%) TCP/IP
12 21 (41.18%) WLAN
13 20 (39.22%) DHCP
13 20 (39.22%) DNS
13 20 (39.22%) CCNA
13 20 (39.22%) CCNP
13 20 (39.22%) EIGRP
13 20 (39.22%) Frame Relay
14 19 (37.25%) TACACS
14 19 (37.25%) SSL
14 19 (37.25%) IPX
15 18 (35.29%) F5
16 17 (33.33%) xDSL
17 16 (31.37%) Network Security
17 16 (31.37%) WAN
17 16 (31.37%) L2TP
17 16 (31.37%) IPv6

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 45 (88.24%) MPLS
2 42 (82.35%) OSPF
3 41 (80.39%) BGP
4 37 (72.55%) VPN
5 36 (70.59%) IPsec
6 35 (68.63%) Firewall
7 27 (52.94%) Cisco IOS
8 26 (50.98%) SNMP
9 25 (49.02%) VLAN
10 24 (47.06%) VoIP
11 23 (45.10%) Ethernet
12 21 (41.18%) WLAN
12 21 (41.18%) TCP/IP
13 20 (39.22%) DNS
13 20 (39.22%) EIGRP
13 20 (39.22%) DHCP
13 20 (39.22%) Frame Relay
14 19 (37.25%) TACACS
14 19 (37.25%) IPX
14 19 (37.25%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) Network Consultant
2 15 (29.41%) Consultant
3 13 (25.49%) Security Consultant
3 13 (25.49%) Network Security Consultant
4 10 (19.61%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Network Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Network Support
6 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Risk Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Operational Risk Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Operational Risk Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Statistics
2 4 (7.84%) PKI
3 3 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) UNIX
2 8 (15.69%) Linux
3 5 (9.80%) Windows
4 2 (3.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
2 12 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 10 (19.61%) ITIL
4 9 (17.65%) Change Management
5 6 (11.76%) Network Management
6 5 (9.80%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (7.84%) ITIL V3
7 4 (7.84%) Change Control
7 4 (7.84%) Time Management
7 4 (7.84%) Project Management
7 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.84%) People Management
8 3 (5.88%) Pay per click
8 3 (5.88%) Project Planning
8 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.88%) Multivariate Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Budget Control
8 3 (5.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) Perl
1 4 (7.84%) Python
1 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
2 3 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (49.02%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (39.22%) CCNP
2 20 (39.22%) CCNA
3 5 (9.80%) Degree
4 4 (7.84%) JNCIA
4 4 (7.84%) CCIE
4 4 (7.84%) CCSP
5 3 (5.88%) CCIP
5 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.96%) SCSA
6 1 (1.96%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) ISO 9001
1 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Netcool
Vendors
1 42 (82.35%) Cisco
2 18 (35.29%) F5
3 15 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 6 (11.76%) Juniper
5 3 (5.88%) Veritas
5 3 (5.88%) Google
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (3.92%) Sun
6 2 (3.92%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Avaya
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
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Anantha
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