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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 16 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
England > London
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 760 697 539
Rank change year-on-year -63 -158 +213
Permanent jobs citing PPP 118 2 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.46% 0.038% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 3
10th Percentile £55,000 - £44,200
25th Percentile £58,750 £41,250 £48,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £42,500 £56,000
Median % change year-on-year +58.82% -24.11% +12.00%
75th Percentile £68,750 £43,750 £58,000
90th Percentile - - £59,200
England median annual salary £59,250 £57,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year +3.04% +16.75% -1.50%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 8,057 5,260 3,559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.34% 11.40% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4,215 3,422 2,890
10th Percentile £33,167 £33,525 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

PPP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing PPP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for PPP in London

PPP
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PPP in London.

Salary trend for PPP in London

PPP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPP within the London region over the 6 months to 16 August 2022. 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
Jobs
South London -40 4 - -
West London - 4 - -
PPP
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for PPP.

1 75 (63.56%) Kubernetes
2 69 (58.47%) Renewable Energy
2 69 (58.47%) Big Data
2 69 (58.47%) Sun
3 62 (52.54%) Software Engineering
4 56 (47.46%) Docker
5 52 (44.07%) Agile
5 52 (44.07%) Python
6 49 (41.53%) PostgreSQL
7 44 (37.29%) Kafka
8 42 (35.59%) Social Skills
9 38 (32.20%) TDD
10 36 (30.51%) Mentoring
10 36 (30.51%) RESTful
11 32 (27.12%) Django
12 31 (26.27%) JavaScript
13 30 (25.42%) Java
14 26 (22.03%) Terraform
15 25 (21.19%) Spring Boot
15 25 (21.19%) SonarQube
15 25 (21.19%) Test Automation
15 25 (21.19%) BDD
15 25 (21.19%) Microservices
15 25 (21.19%) Gradle
15 25 (21.19%) Banking
15 25 (21.19%) Spring
15 25 (21.19%) Retail Banking
15 25 (21.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 23 (19.49%) AWS
16 23 (19.49%) Public Cloud

PPP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 23 (19.49%) AWS
2 18 (15.25%) Amazon ECS
2 18 (15.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (4.24%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.17%) IPv6
2 11 (9.32%) IPsec
2 11 (9.32%) IPv4
3 9 (7.63%) LAN
3 9 (7.63%) WAN
4 8 (6.78%) UPnP
4 8 (6.78%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (3.39%) MPLS
6 3 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.54%) Firewall
6 3 (2.54%) HSRP
6 3 (2.54%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.54%) VRRP
7 1 (0.85%) BGP
7 1 (0.85%) Broadband
7 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.85%) Internet
7 1 (0.85%) Multicast
7 1 (0.85%) OSPF
7 1 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (58.47%) Big Data
2 49 (41.53%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (14.41%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.78%) CockroachDB
4 8 (6.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (21.19%) Gradle
1 25 (21.19%) SonarQube
2 17 (14.41%) Bitbucket
2 17 (14.41%) Cucumber
2 17 (14.41%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.41%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.78%) Robot Framework
General
1 42 (35.59%) Social Skills
2 25 (21.19%) Banking
2 25 (21.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 25 (21.19%) Retail Banking
3 10 (8.47%) Finance
4 8 (6.78%) Organisational Skills
4 8 (6.78%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 60 (50.85%) Software Engineer
2 19 (16.10%) Technical Leader
3 17 (14.41%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (11.02%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (10.17%) Support Manager
5 12 (10.17%) Technical Manager
5 12 (10.17%) Technical Support
5 12 (10.17%) Technical Support Manager
6 8 (6.78%) Senior DevOps
6 8 (6.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) Integration Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) Test Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) Lead DevOps
9 3 (2.54%) Network Engineer
10 2 (1.69%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (1.69%) Data Scientist
10 2 (1.69%) Fibre Engineer
11 1 (0.85%) IP Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (37.29%) Kafka
2 36 (30.51%) RESTful
3 32 (27.12%) Django
4 25 (21.19%) Spring
4 25 (21.19%) Spring Boot
5 17 (14.41%) CSS
5 17 (14.41%) HTML
5 17 (14.41%) React
5 17 (14.41%) Redux
6 14 (11.86%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.69%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 69 (58.47%) Renewable Energy
2 23 (19.49%) Public Cloud
3 8 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (52.54%) Software Engineering
2 52 (44.07%) Agile
3 38 (32.20%) TDD
4 36 (30.51%) Mentoring
5 25 (21.19%) BDD
5 25 (21.19%) Microservices
5 25 (21.19%) Test Automation
6 22 (18.64%) Product Roadmap
7 20 (16.95%) Collaborative Working
8 19 (16.10%) Event-Driven
9 18 (15.25%) CI/CD
9 18 (15.25%) Cloud Operations
9 18 (15.25%) DevOps
9 18 (15.25%) Infrastructure as Code
10 17 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (14.41%) Front End Development
10 17 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (14.41%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 15 (12.71%) Software Testing
12 14 (11.86%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.07%) Python
2 31 (26.27%) JavaScript
3 30 (25.42%) Java
4 19 (16.10%) SQL
5 13 (11.02%) Go
6 8 (6.78%) Kotlin
7 5 (4.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) HNC
2 4 (3.39%) CCNP
2 4 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.54%) Degree
4 2 (1.69%) PhD
5 1 (0.85%) CCIE
System Software
1 56 (47.46%) Docker
2 3 (2.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 75 (63.56%) Kubernetes
2 26 (22.03%) Terraform
3 1 (0.85%) Cacti
Vendors
1 69 (58.47%) Sun
2 20 (16.95%) Instagram
3 12 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.39%) Cisco
4 4 (3.39%) Juniper
5 3 (2.54%) HP
5 3 (2.54%) Palo Alto
6 1 (0.85%) Nokia