The table below looks at the statistics for PPP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPP over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
UK
Rank 824 906 889
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -17
Permanent jobs citing PPP 25 32 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.031% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.18% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 47
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13549 17530 19344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.24% 17.13% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11064 14585 15664
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PPP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PPP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PPP within the UK.

PPP Salary Trend in the UK

PPP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PPP over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 within the UK.

PPP Salary Histogram in the UK

PPP
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPP within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
England +102 24 £48,750 -7.14% 12
South East +72 12 £42,000 -20.00% 3
London +64 10 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Hampshire - 6 £42,000 -
Southampton - 6 £42,000 -
Horsham - 3 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £37,500 -
Berkshire +44 2 £80,000 +52.38% 3
Bracknell - 2 £80,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +26 1 £42,000 -23.63%
Yorkshire +26 1 £42,000 -23.63%
East of England +23 1 £60,000 - 8
Cardiff - 1 £55,000 -
South Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Essex - 1 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -
Basildon - 1 £60,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £42,000 -

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for PPP.

1 30 (54.55%) Cisco
2 28 (50.91%) MPLS
3 27 (49.09%) OSPF
3 27 (49.09%) BGP
3 27 (49.09%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (47.27%) CCNP
4 26 (47.27%) VPN
5 25 (45.45%) CCNA
5 25 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
6 24 (43.64%) VLAN
6 24 (43.64%) Windows
7 17 (30.91%) Finance
8 16 (29.09%) Firewall
9 15 (27.27%) Frame Relay
9 15 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (27.27%) HSRP
10 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
10 14 (25.45%) CheckPoint
11 13 (23.64%) CCIE
11 13 (23.64%) VRRP
12 12 (21.82%) VoIP
12 12 (21.82%) Palo Alto
13 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 11 (20.00%) Linux
13 11 (20.00%) IPsec
13 11 (20.00%) Network Security
14 10 (18.18%) Retail
14 10 (18.18%) Juniper
15 9 (16.36%) L2TP
15 9 (16.36%) RTP

PPP
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.64%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) Jadu
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.64%) Slack
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) GitHub
3 1 (1.82%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.82%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 28 (50.91%) MPLS
2 27 (49.09%) BGP
2 27 (49.09%) OSPF
3 26 (47.27%) VPN
4 25 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
5 24 (43.64%) VLAN
6 16 (29.09%) Firewall
7 15 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (27.27%) Frame Relay
7 15 (27.27%) HSRP
8 13 (23.64%) VRRP
9 12 (21.82%) VoIP
10 11 (20.00%) IPsec
10 11 (20.00%) Network Security
10 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 9 (16.36%) Junos
11 9 (16.36%) L2TP
11 9 (16.36%) RTP
12 7 (12.73%) Ethernet
13 6 (10.91%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.27%) QlikView
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.64%) GIS
5 2 (3.64%) MySQL
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) Big Data
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.82%) Maven
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Retail
3 4 (7.27%) Electronics
4 3 (5.45%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.82%) Marketing
6 1 (1.82%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Network Engineer
2 11 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Applications Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 4 (7.27%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Firmware Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Programme Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) Web Services
2 5 (9.09%) HTML
3 4 (7.27%) XML
4 2 (3.64%) .NET
4 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.64%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.82%) Apache CXF
5 1 (1.82%) CSS
5 1 (1.82%) HTML5
5 1 (1.82%) J2EE
5 1 (1.82%) jQuery
5 1 (1.82%) React
5 1 (1.82%) REST
5 1 (1.82%) SOAP
5 1 (1.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
2 9 (16.36%) Statistics
3 4 (7.27%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (7.27%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.45%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.64%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) PMI
5 2 (3.64%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 1 (1.82%) Blog
6 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 24 (43.64%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Linux
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Server
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.82%) Android
5 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.73%) ITIL
2 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (10.91%) ERP
2 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (10.91%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (9.09%) Project Management
4 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.27%) Business Continuity
4 4 (7.27%) Change Management
4 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
4 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
4 4 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (5.45%) High Availability
5 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.45%) Presales
6 2 (3.64%) Coaching
6 2 (3.64%) People Management
6 2 (3.64%) Record to Report
6 2 (3.64%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) C
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) Embedded C
3 2 (3.64%) C#
3 2 (3.64%) Groovy
3 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.82%) Java
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (49.09%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (47.27%) CCNP
3 25 (45.45%) CCNA
4 13 (23.64%) CCIE
5 8 (14.55%) Degree
6 4 (7.27%) Postgraduate
7 2 (3.64%) PMI Certification
7 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.64%) VCP5
7 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.82%) Analytics IQ
8 1 (1.82%) CCDA
8 1 (1.82%) MCSA
8 1 (1.82%) MCSE
8 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.27%) Firmware
3 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.64%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.64%) vCloud
4 2 (3.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
1 2 (3.64%) ThinApp
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) Cisco
2 14 (25.45%) CheckPoint
3 12 (21.82%) Palo Alto
4 10 (18.18%) Juniper
5 8 (14.55%) VMware
6 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
7 5 (9.09%) Citrix
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle
9 2 (3.64%) Apple
9 2 (3.64%) AppSense
9 2 (3.64%) F5
9 2 (3.64%) SAP
9 2 (3.64%) T-Plan
10 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.82%) Google
10 1 (1.82%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.82%) Nokia
10 1 (1.82%) Optimizely
10 1 (1.82%) SonicWALL
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