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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 249 - 221
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PPP 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.087% - 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,750 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +59.83%
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
1102 967 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.09% 16.49% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 932 835 698
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PPP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PPP across the South West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

PPP Salary Histogram in the South West

PPP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPP within the South West region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Devon - 4 £40,000 -
Bristol - 1 £60,000 -
PPP
England

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Replication
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 4 (66.67%) Veeam
2 4 (66.67%) EqualLogic
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) HP

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) ATM
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) IT Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (66.67%) EqualLogic
1 4 (66.67%) Replication
1 4 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) PMI
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCA
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCENT
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
1 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) Dell
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Sophos
1 4 (66.67%) Veeam
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco