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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank 911 954 984
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +30
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 3 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.026% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.018% 0.15% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 3 27 6
Median salary £32,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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
16448 18407 21200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.83% 16.77% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13610 15257 16764
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PPTP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PPTP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PPTP
Salary Trend

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

PPTP Salary Trend in the UK

PPTP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PPTP over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 within the UK.

PPTP Salary Histogram in the UK

PPTP
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPTP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 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 +13 3 £32,500 -17.72% 5
South West - 2 £28,750 - 3
Gloucestershire - 2 £28,750 - 2
Cirencester - 2 £28,750 -
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing PPTP 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 PPTP.

1 16 (100.00%) VPN
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
3 14 (87.50%) IPsec
4 12 (75.00%) VLAN
4 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (75.00%) DNS
4 12 (75.00%) DHCP
5 11 (68.75%) SSL
5 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (62.50%) VMware
6 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 10 (62.50%) Windows 8
7 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (56.25%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (56.25%) Symantec
7 9 (56.25%) Firewall
7 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
8 8 (50.00%) Veeam
8 8 (50.00%) Cisco
8 8 (50.00%) SAN
8 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (43.75%) IIS
9 7 (43.75%) ADSL
9 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003

PPTP
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 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (43.75%) IIS
4 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (18.75%) SAS
6 1 (6.25%) Apache
6 1 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.25%) CloudFront
2 1 (6.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) VPN
2 14 (87.50%) IPsec
3 12 (75.00%) DHCP
3 12 (75.00%) DNS
3 12 (75.00%) VLAN
4 11 (68.75%) SSL
5 9 (56.25%) Firewall
6 8 (50.00%) SAN
7 7 (43.75%) ADSL
7 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
8 6 (37.50%) WAN
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (31.25%) NAS
9 5 (31.25%) Wireless
10 4 (25.00%) FTP
10 4 (25.00%) HTTPS
11 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (18.75%) iSCSI
11 3 (18.75%) LAN
11 3 (18.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
1 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Network Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Server Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Leader
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 3 (18.75%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Presales Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Presales Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
1 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (6.25%) OpenVZ
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (31.25%) Clustering
3 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (25.00%) iPhone
3 4 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
2 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (62.50%) Windows 8
5 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (31.25%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) Android
8 4 (25.00%) Mac OS
8 4 (25.00%) Windows 2000
8 4 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Vista
8 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 1 (6.25%) CentOS
9 1 (6.25%) Debian
9 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
9 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (18.75%) Web Filtering
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Presales
3 2 (12.50%) Software Distribution
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCSA
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
3 9 (56.25%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (18.75%) vSphere
6 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) WSUS
2 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Symantec
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco
3 8 (50.00%) Veeam
4 6 (37.50%) Sophos
5 4 (25.00%) Apple
5 4 (25.00%) Dell
5 4 (25.00%) Draytek
5 4 (25.00%) GFI Software
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) IBM
5 4 (25.00%) SonicWALL
5 4 (25.00%) WatchGuard
6 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) Sage
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