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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 235 218 222
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing PPP 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.032% 0.087% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.56% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Median salary £44,000 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.72% -3.33%
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -6.25%
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
928 896 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.02% 15.56% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 742 802 729
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,479
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Coventry - 2 £44,000 -
PPP
England

PPP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) ATM
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Cognizant
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Multicast
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

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 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) ATM
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) Multicast
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) Cognizant
2 1 (33.33%) HP