The table below looks at the statistics for PPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPP over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank - - 217
Permanent jobs citing PPP 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £29,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.57%
PPP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
900 872 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.74% 15.35% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 720 783 728
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing PPP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

PPP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PPP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PPP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PPP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing PPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for PPP.

1 2 (100.00%) ATM
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Cognizant

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ATM
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Cognizant
1 1 (50.00%) HP