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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank 913 933 990
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +57
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 13 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.023% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.077% 0.13% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 11
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £32,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £36,250 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+24.13% +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
16918 19092 20202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.15% 17.86% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14021 15301 16164
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 £27,000
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%

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 May 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 25 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 +13 13 £40,000 -11.11% 3
London -5 10 £40,000 -15.78% 2
West Midlands - 2 £41,250 -
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £45,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £37,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £50,000 -

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 14 (100.00%) VPN
1 14 (100.00%) IPsec
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 12 (85.71%) MS Exchange
3 12 (85.71%) DNS
3 12 (85.71%) DHCP
3 12 (85.71%) VLAN
3 12 (85.71%) Windows 7
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (71.43%) Hyper-V
4 10 (71.43%) Symantec
4 10 (71.43%) Windows 8
5 9 (64.29%) Firewall
5 9 (64.29%) SSL
6 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 8 (57.14%) SAN
6 8 (57.14%) Veeam
6 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (50.00%) VMware
7 7 (50.00%) Cisco
8 6 (42.86%) ADSL
8 6 (42.86%) Linux
8 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 6 (42.86%) IIS
8 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server

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 12 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (42.86%) IIS
4 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) SAS
6 1 (7.14%) Apache
6 1 (7.14%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.14%) CloudFront
2 1 (7.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) IPsec
1 14 (100.00%) VPN
2 12 (85.71%) DHCP
2 12 (85.71%) DNS
2 12 (85.71%) VLAN
3 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) SSL
4 8 (57.14%) SAN
5 6 (42.86%) ADSL
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (42.86%) NAS
6 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (35.71%) Wireless
7 4 (28.57%) FTP
7 4 (28.57%) HTTPS
8 3 (21.43%) WAN
9 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
9 2 (14.29%) L2TP
9 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.14%) MariaDB
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
1 5 (35.71%) Investment Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Publishing
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Network Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Server Administrator
3 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Leader
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
1 1 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Clustering
3 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
3 4 (28.57%) iPhone
3 4 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
2 12 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 10 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (42.86%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) Android
5 4 (28.57%) Mac OS
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 2000
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Vista
5 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (14.29%) CentOS
7 1 (7.14%) Debian
7 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (14.29%) Web Filtering
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 4 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (28.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Symantec
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Veeam
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Sophos
5 4 (28.57%) Apple
5 4 (28.57%) Dell
5 4 (28.57%) Draytek
5 4 (28.57%) GFI Software
5 4 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) SonicWALL
5 4 (28.57%) WatchGuard
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
7 1 (7.14%) Juniper
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