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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 409 392 414
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +22
Permanent jobs citing PPP 29 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.13% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.66% 0.62% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 9
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -23.52%
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
4418 4222 4887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.81% 20.32% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3405 3287 3916
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +6 23 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Hampshire -19 5 £42,500 +41.66%
Surrey - 1 - -
PPP
England

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 36 (66.67%) Cisco
1 36 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 36 (66.67%) MPLS
2 34 (62.96%) CCNP
3 32 (59.26%) BGP
4 31 (57.41%) Firewall
5 28 (51.85%) OSPF
5 28 (51.85%) VPN
6 27 (50.00%) IPsec
7 26 (48.15%) ATM
8 25 (46.30%) Ethernet
8 25 (46.30%) xDSL
9 24 (44.44%) EIGRP
10 21 (38.89%) CCNA
10 21 (38.89%) VoIP
11 19 (35.19%) WAN
11 19 (35.19%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (31.48%) SNMP
12 17 (31.48%) Telecoms
13 16 (29.63%) L2TP
13 16 (29.63%) VLAN
14 15 (27.78%) TCP/IP
14 15 (27.78%) UNIX
15 14 (25.93%) ISDN
15 14 (25.93%) HP
16 13 (24.07%) SSL
16 13 (24.07%) ITIL
16 13 (24.07%) Degree
16 13 (24.07%) Load Balancing
17 12 (22.22%) Solaris

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (20.37%) MS Excel
1 11 (20.37%) MS Office
1 11 (20.37%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 36 (66.67%) MPLS
2 32 (59.26%) BGP
3 31 (57.41%) Firewall
4 28 (51.85%) OSPF
4 28 (51.85%) VPN
5 27 (50.00%) IPsec
6 26 (48.15%) ATM
7 25 (46.30%) Ethernet
7 25 (46.30%) xDSL
8 24 (44.44%) EIGRP
9 21 (38.89%) VoIP
10 19 (35.19%) WAN
11 17 (31.48%) SNMP
12 16 (29.63%) L2TP
12 16 (29.63%) VLAN
13 15 (27.78%) TCP/IP
14 14 (25.93%) ISDN
15 13 (24.07%) SSL
16 12 (22.22%) Broadband
17 11 (20.37%) DNS
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (31.48%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 8 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Network Support
4 5 (9.26%) NOC Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Technical Support
4 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Network Team Leader
5 4 (7.41%) Network Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Junior
6 3 (5.56%) Junior Network Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Junior Network Support
6 3 (5.56%) Junior Network Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Junior Support Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Professional Services Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) PKI
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) UNIX
2 12 (22.22%) Solaris
2 12 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) ITIL
1 13 (24.07%) Load Balancing
2 9 (16.67%) Change Management
3 6 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (11.11%) Network Design
4 5 (9.26%) Network Management
5 4 (7.41%) Stress Testing
5 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.56%) Test Management
6 3 (5.56%) People Management
7 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.70%) Earned Value Management
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.70%) IT Governance
7 2 (3.70%) Project Management
7 2 (3.70%) Service Management
7 2 (3.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.85%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) Perl
2 3 (5.56%) Python
2 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (62.96%) CCNP
3 21 (38.89%) CCNA
4 13 (24.07%) Degree
5 11 (20.37%) Sun Certification
5 11 (20.37%) SCSA
6 10 (18.52%) CCSP
7 7 (12.96%) CCDP
7 7 (12.96%) JNCIS
8 6 (11.11%) CCIP
9 5 (9.26%) CCIE
10 3 (5.56%) JNCIA
10 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
11 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.85%) MCSE
12 1 (1.85%) CCDA
12 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.85%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 36 (66.67%) Cisco
2 14 (25.93%) HP
3 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 11 (20.37%) Sun
4 11 (20.37%) Veritas
4 11 (20.37%) Oracle
5 10 (18.52%) VMware
6 9 (16.67%) F5
7 7 (12.96%) Juniper
8 6 (11.11%) Huawei
9 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.56%) Brocade
10 2 (3.70%) Aruba
10 2 (3.70%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.85%) IBM
11 1 (1.85%) Radware
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