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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank 452 450 450
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 2 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.009% 0.013% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.042% 0.061% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Average salary £33,500 £31,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.06% -55.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,200 £68,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £31,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £31,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -55.71%
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
4712 4947 5410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.88% 20.65% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3572 3843 4314
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PPTP across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

PPTP Salary Histogram in the South East

PPTP
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 PPTP within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
West Sussex +10 2 £33,500 +8.06%
PPTP
England

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Sage
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apache

PPTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Sage
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Draytek
3 1 (33.33%) NETGEAR
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat