The table below looks at the statistics for PPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPP over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 244 246 245
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing PPP 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.036% 0.034% 0.081%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.18% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Median salary £28,750 £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £45,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +23.28%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1036 1117 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.55% 18.76% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 864 985 899
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing PPP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

PPP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PPP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

PPP Salary Trend in the South West

PPP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPP within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 2 £28,750 -
PPP
England

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing PPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for PPP.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) IPX
1 2 (100.00%) IPX/SPX
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) IPX
1 2 (100.00%) IPX/SPX
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) PPTP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos