The table below looks at the statistics for PPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPP over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank - 88 86
Permanent jobs citing PPP 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.97% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £36,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -2.04%
PPP
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
323 206 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.76% 21.89% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 252 177 208
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

PPP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

PPP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

PPP Salary Trend in South Wales

PPP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
1 2 (100.00%) xDSL
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Junos
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) xDSL
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Junos
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) F5