The table below looks at the statistics for PPTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPTP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank 99 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.16% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £20,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £20,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year
- -67.47%
PPTP
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
278 252 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.57% 18.23% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 248 230 266
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PPTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

PPTP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PPTP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

PPTP Salary Trend in Wales

PPTP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPTP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 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 - 2 £20,000 -
PPTP
UK

PPTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing PPTP 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 PPTP.

1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Nokia
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) IGRP
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) ADSL
3 2 (50.00%) ISDN

PPTP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing PPTP 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 PPTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) ADSL
2 2 (50.00%) ISDN
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) IGRP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Support
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) AWK
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec