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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank 925 954 968
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +14
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 7 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.022% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.042% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 13
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £28,100 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £49,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.96%

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
16647 19237 20671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.97% 17.31% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13854 15681 16513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 2016 within the UK.

PPTP Salary Histogram in the UK

PPTP
Top 8 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 29 June 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 +33 7 £40,000 +6.66% 4
London +17 3 £40,000 -11.11% 3
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £42,500 -
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £50,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £50,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £37,500 -

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 15 (100.00%) VPN
1 15 (100.00%) IPsec
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (86.67%) MS Exchange
3 13 (86.67%) DNS
3 13 (86.67%) DHCP
3 13 (86.67%) VLAN
3 13 (86.67%) Windows 7
4 11 (73.33%) Windows 8
5 10 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (66.67%) SSL
5 10 (66.67%) Firewall
5 10 (66.67%) Symantec
6 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (60.00%) SAN
6 9 (60.00%) Veeam
6 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (53.33%) VMware
8 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (46.67%) Cisco
8 7 (46.67%) ADSL
8 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
8 7 (46.67%) IIS
8 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (46.67%) Data Centre

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 13 (86.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (46.67%) IIS
4 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) SAS
7 1 (6.67%) Apache
7 1 (6.67%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.67%) CloudFront
2 1 (6.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) IPsec
1 15 (100.00%) VPN
2 13 (86.67%) DHCP
2 13 (86.67%) DNS
2 13 (86.67%) VLAN
3 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 10 (66.67%) SSL
4 9 (60.00%) SAN
5 7 (46.67%) ADSL
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (40.00%) NAS
7 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 5 (33.33%) Wireless
8 4 (26.67%) FTP
8 4 (26.67%) HTTPS
8 4 (26.67%) WAN
9 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
9 3 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (20.00%) VoIP
10 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.67%) MariaDB
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
1 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Publishing
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Network Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Server Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) Team Leader
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Leader
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Team Leader
4 3 (20.00%) Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Support
6 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Network Support
6 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Presales Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
1 1 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (33.33%) Clustering
3 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
3 4 (26.67%) iPhone
3 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
2 13 (86.67%) Windows 7
3 11 (73.33%) Windows 8
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (40.00%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) Android
7 4 (26.67%) Mac OS
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Vista
7 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
8 2 (13.33%) CentOS
9 1 (6.67%) Debian
9 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
9 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (20.00%) Web Filtering
3 2 (13.33%) Presales
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
1 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 10 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
3 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (20.00%) vSphere
6 1 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
1 4 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (26.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Symantec
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Veeam
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
5 5 (33.33%) Sophos
6 4 (26.67%) Apple
6 4 (26.67%) Dell
6 4 (26.67%) Draytek
6 4 (26.67%) GFI Software
6 4 (26.67%) HP
6 4 (26.67%) IBM
6 4 (26.67%) SonicWALL
6 4 (26.67%) WatchGuard
7 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (6.67%) Juniper
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