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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 886 896 927
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +31
Permanent jobs citing PPP 31 55 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.052% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.29% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19 45 61
Median salary £52,500 £38,782 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.37% -3.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £54,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £38,782 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+32.14% -3.04%

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
16797 19014 20511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.08% 17.82% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13907 15291 16398
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 31 May 2016 within the UK.

PPP Salary Histogram in the UK

PPP
Top 15 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 31 May 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
England +11 30 £52,500 +22.09% 6
London +11 13 £55,000 +46.66% 1
South East +11 11 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Reading +5 6 £52,500 - 2
Berkshire +5 6 £52,500 - 2
Surrey +7 4 £52,500 +94.44%
Camberley -9 4 £52,500 +94.44%
Rickmansworth - 4 - - 3
East of England - 4 - - 3
Hertfordshire - 4 - - 3
West Midlands -12 2 £44,000 +51.72%
Coventry - 2 £44,000 -
Kent -4 1 - -
Folkestone - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £61,500 -

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 with a requirement for PPP.

1 35 (60.34%) Cisco
1 35 (60.34%) BGP
2 32 (55.17%) MPLS
3 29 (50.00%) Firewall
4 28 (48.28%) WAN
5 25 (43.10%) VPN
5 25 (43.10%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (41.38%) OSPF
6 24 (41.38%) EIGRP
7 22 (37.93%) Load Balancing
8 21 (36.21%) CCNP
8 21 (36.21%) LAN
9 20 (34.48%) IPsec
10 17 (29.31%) L2TP
10 17 (29.31%) SSL
11 16 (27.59%) Juniper
11 16 (27.59%) Data Centre
12 15 (25.86%) HSRP
13 14 (24.14%) Telecoms
13 14 (24.14%) Wireless
13 14 (24.14%) ITIL
14 13 (22.41%) DNS
14 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
14 13 (22.41%) Finance
15 12 (20.69%) CCNA
16 11 (18.97%) IPv4
16 11 (18.97%) VMware
16 11 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (18.97%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (18.97%) xDSL

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 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) IaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (60.34%) BGP
2 32 (55.17%) MPLS
3 29 (50.00%) Firewall
4 28 (48.28%) WAN
5 25 (43.10%) VPN
6 24 (41.38%) EIGRP
6 24 (41.38%) OSPF
7 21 (36.21%) LAN
8 20 (34.48%) IPsec
9 17 (29.31%) L2TP
9 17 (29.31%) SSL
10 15 (25.86%) HSRP
11 14 (24.14%) Wireless
12 13 (22.41%) DNS
12 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
13 11 (18.97%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (18.97%) IPv4
13 11 (18.97%) xDSL
14 9 (15.52%) ATM
14 9 (15.52%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 14 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 13 (22.41%) Finance
3 6 (10.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Implementation Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Consultant
5 7 (12.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Architect
6 6 (10.34%) IT Manager
6 6 (10.34%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Implementation Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) IP Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Switch Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Cisco Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Data Architect
8 4 (6.90%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) 802.1X
1 4 (6.90%) Middleware
2 3 (5.17%) .NET
3 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.72%) Material Design
4 1 (1.72%) Velocity
4 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.07%) Private Cloud
4 4 (6.90%) CMDB
4 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (3.45%) EqualLogic
6 2 (3.45%) Mechatronics
6 2 (3.45%) PMI
6 2 (3.45%) Replication
6 2 (3.45%) Robotics
6 2 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.72%) Animation
7 1 (1.72%) mHealth
7 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.72%) User Experience
7 1 (1.72%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Unix
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Load Balancing
2 14 (24.14%) ITIL
3 9 (15.52%) Network Design
3 9 (15.52%) Project Management
4 8 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (10.34%) BCP
5 6 (10.34%) Business Continuity
5 6 (10.34%) Business Continuity Planning
5 6 (10.34%) Coaching
5 6 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 6 (10.34%) Service Design
5 6 (10.34%) Service Management
5 6 (10.34%) Time Management
6 5 (8.62%) Change Control
6 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.62%) ITSM
6 5 (8.62%) Presales
6 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) Python
2 3 (5.17%) C
2 3 (5.17%) Perl
2 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.45%) C++
3 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.45%) SQL
3 2 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (43.10%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (36.21%) CCNP
3 12 (20.69%) CCNA
4 10 (17.24%) CCIE
5 7 (12.07%) CCIP
6 5 (8.62%) Degree
7 4 (6.90%) JNCIA
7 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
7 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
8 3 (5.17%) CCSP
9 2 (3.45%) CCA
9 2 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (3.45%) ISEB
9 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.72%) CCDA
10 1 (1.72%) CCDP
10 1 (1.72%) CCSA
10 1 (1.72%) CISSP
10 1 (1.72%) PhD
10 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
2 4 (6.90%) ISO 9000
2 4 (6.90%) QA
3 2 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) XenApp
3 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.72%) vCloud
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Cisco
2 16 (27.59%) Juniper
3 11 (18.97%) VMware
4 10 (17.24%) CheckPoint
5 6 (10.34%) Extreme Networks
6 5 (8.62%) F5
7 4 (6.90%) HP
7 4 (6.90%) ServiceNow
8 3 (5.17%) Citrix
8 3 (5.17%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.45%) CommVault
9 2 (3.45%) Dell
9 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle
9 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.45%) Sophos
9 2 (3.45%) Veeam
10 1 (1.72%) Apple
10 1 (1.72%) Hitachi
10 1 (1.72%) NetApp
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