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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 97 99 89
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing PPP 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.16% 0.15% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 0.90% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £36,750 - £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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
254 221 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.03% 16.23% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 221 206 210
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 November 2014. 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 +10 2 £36,750 -
PPP
UK

PPP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
1 2 (100.00%) xDSL
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Junos
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) xDSL
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Junos
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) F5