The table below looks at the statistics for PPTP 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 PPTP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank 225 205 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.032% 0.059% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £20,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £20,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -57.21%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1006 842 1132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.31% 16.63% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 875 681 959
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PPTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

PPTP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PPTP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

PPTP Salary Trend in the South West

PPTP
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 PPTP within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Bristol - 2 - -
PPTP
England

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) IIS
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) SMTP
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
1 10 (100.00%) VPN
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Back Office
1 10 (100.00%) IPsec
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (80.00%) High Availability
2 8 (80.00%) Big Data
2 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (80.00%) Network Security
2 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (80.00%) logstash
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) Nagios

PPTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) SMTP
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
1 10 (100.00%) VPN
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) IPsec
2 8 (80.00%) Network Security
2 8 (80.00%) ISDN
2 8 (80.00%) VoIP
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) Big Data
General
1 10 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (100.00%) Administrator
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Administrator
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) DNA
1 8 (80.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) MCTS
2 2 (20.00%) MCITP
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Nagios
1 8 (80.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft