Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for PPP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PPP over the 6 months to 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 219 255 284
Rank change year-on-year +36 +29 +40
Permanent jobs citing PPP 20 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.36% 0.15% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.01% 0.74% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 3
Berkshire median annual salary £35,750 £57,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.83% -28.13% +77.78%
10th Percentile £32,975 £36,950 £48,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £58,750 £82,500
South East median annual salary £36,000 £50,000 £32,651
% change year-on-year -28.00% +53.13% -23.17%

PPP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 995 1,350 1,867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.69% 20.23% 24.45%
Number of salaries quoted 722 977 1,335
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.95%

PPP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing PPP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for PPP in Berkshire

PPP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for PPP in Berkshire

PPP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +20 16 £35,250 -38.70% 3
Windsor - 4 £42,500 - 1
PPP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT jobs citing PPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for PPP.

1 17 (85.00%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (80.00%) Tech Ops
2 16 (80.00%) ITIL
2 16 (80.00%) WAN
2 16 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 16 (80.00%) SNMP
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) CCNA
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (80.00%) MPLS
2 16 (80.00%) OSPF
2 16 (80.00%) BGP
2 16 (80.00%) DSL
2 16 (80.00%) L2TP
2 16 (80.00%) X.21
2 16 (80.00%) Change Management
2 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 16 (80.00%) IPsec
2 16 (80.00%) xDSL
2 16 (80.00%) Network Management
3 14 (70.00%) CCNP
4 10 (50.00%) ITSM
5 6 (30.00%) Juniper
6 4 (20.00%) EMC
6 4 (20.00%) Python
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (20.00%) VoIP
6 4 (20.00%) HTML
6 4 (20.00%) JavaScript

PPP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) AdWords
1 4 (20.00%) Google Analytics
1 4 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (20.00%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) BGP
1 16 (80.00%) DSL
1 16 (80.00%) Ethernet
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
1 16 (80.00%) IPsec
1 16 (80.00%) L2TP
1 16 (80.00%) MPLS
1 16 (80.00%) OSPF
1 16 (80.00%) SNMP
1 16 (80.00%) WAN
1 16 (80.00%) X.21
1 16 (80.00%) xDSL
2 4 (20.00%) Junos
2 4 (20.00%) VoIP
3 3 (15.00%) Internet
3 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) BigQuery
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
3 9 (45.00%) NOC Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Google Analytics Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Google Analytics Expert
4 4 (20.00%) Google Analytics Web Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Web Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Web Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Network Support
5 3 (15.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (80.00%) Change Management
2 16 (80.00%) ITIL
2 16 (80.00%) Network Management
2 16 (80.00%) Tech Ops
3 10 (50.00%) ITSM
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
4 4 (20.00%) Critical Thinking
4 4 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 4 (20.00%) Digital Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (20.00%) Web Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Stress Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (20.00%) Python
1 4 (20.00%) R
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) CCNA
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (70.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) Analytics IQ
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) Juniper
3 4 (20.00%) EMC
3 4 (20.00%) F5
3 4 (20.00%) Google
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Mitel