The table below looks at the statistics for PPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 104 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PPP 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.072% - 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -14.11%
PPP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
240 322 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 17.25% 25.06% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 223 282 260
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PPP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PPP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PPP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PPP across the Wales region.

PPP Salary Trend in Wales

PPP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 1 £27,500 -
PPP
UK

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing PPP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PPP.

1 5 (100.00%) ADSL
1 5 (100.00%) Broadband
1 5 (100.00%) ISDN
1 5 (100.00%) RIP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) OpenView
1 5 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (100.00%) Nortel
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) BMC
1 5 (100.00%) Nokia
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) Remedy
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (100.00%) FDDI
1 5 (100.00%) 3Com
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 5 (100.00%) Network Management
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing PPP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) RIP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) ADSL
1 5 (100.00%) Broadband
1 5 (100.00%) ISDN
1 5 (100.00%) FDDI
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (80.00%) PBX
2 4 (80.00%) WLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Network Management
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) OpenView
1 5 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Nortel
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Remedy
1 5 (100.00%) 3Com
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) BMC
1 5 (100.00%) Nokia
2 4 (80.00%) Siemens
2 4 (80.00%) Avaya
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft