The table below looks at the statistics for PPTP 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 PPTP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank - 455 -
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.010% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.044% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £37,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.66% -25.00%
PPTP
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
4003 4548 4231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.68% 22.20% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3389 3483 3321
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% -3.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PPTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PPTP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PPTP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PPTP
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PPTP across the South East region.

PPTP Salary Trend in the South East

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing PPTP 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 PPTP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) JNCIP
2 2 (66.67%) VPLS
2 2 (66.67%) RSVP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Smartcard
3 1 (33.33%) IKE
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

PPTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing PPTP 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 PPTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) RSVP
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) VPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) IKE
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Smartcard
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) JNCIP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) VMware