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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank 937 965 980
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +15
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 11 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.018% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.062% 0.098% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 10
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +49.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £36,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £36,250 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+37.93% +16.93%

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
17871 20473 20505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.31% 18.25% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14818 16231 16240
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 2016 within the UK.

PPTP Salary Histogram in the UK

PPTP
Top 5 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 1 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 +27 11 £40,000 -15.78% 1
London +9 10 £40,000 -15.78%
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £50,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £50,000 -

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 12 (100.00%) VPN
1 12 (100.00%) IPsec
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) VLAN
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 10 (83.33%) DNS
3 10 (83.33%) DHCP
3 10 (83.33%) Symantec
4 8 (66.67%) Windows 8
5 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
5 7 (58.33%) Firewall
5 7 (58.33%) SSL
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (50.00%) SAN
6 6 (50.00%) Linux
6 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (50.00%) NAS
6 6 (50.00%) Veeam
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (41.67%) Investment Banking
7 5 (41.67%) Banking
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008

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 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (33.33%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) Apache
4 1 (8.33%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) CloudFront
2 1 (8.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) IPsec
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
2 11 (91.67%) VLAN
3 10 (83.33%) DHCP
3 10 (83.33%) DNS
4 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 7 (58.33%) SSL
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (50.00%) NAS
5 6 (50.00%) SAN
6 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 5 (41.67%) Wireless
7 4 (33.33%) ADSL
7 4 (33.33%) FTP
7 4 (33.33%) HTTPS
8 2 (16.67%) L2TP
9 1 (8.33%) H.323
9 1 (8.33%) Internet
9 1 (8.33%) OSPF
9 1 (8.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) MariaDB
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Investment Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) Network Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) Server Administrator
3 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 4 (33.33%) Technical Leader
3 4 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Support
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
1 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (41.67%) Clustering
3 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 4 (33.33%) iPhone
3 4 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 8
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Android
5 4 (33.33%) Mac OS
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) CentOS
7 1 (8.33%) Debian
7 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 4 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Symantec
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Veeam
4 5 (41.67%) Sophos
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Apple
5 4 (33.33%) Dell
5 4 (33.33%) Draytek
5 4 (33.33%) GFI Software
5 4 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) IBM
5 4 (33.33%) SonicWALL
5 4 (33.33%) WatchGuard
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (8.33%) Juniper
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