Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 186 203
Rank change year-on-year +38 +17 -3
Permanent jobs citing PPP 6 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.25% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 0.47% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 12
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% +2.86%
10th Percentile £56,250 £48,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £47,500
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% +5.88%

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 544 1062 1212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 23.08% 30.39% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 405 703 862
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £24,300 £28,200 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,500 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -9.00% +3.09% +10.23%

PPP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for PPP in Reading

PPP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for PPP in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for PPP.

1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) L2TP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) xDSL
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) JNCIA
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) IPv4
2 4 (66.67%) CCIE
2 4 (66.67%) CCSP
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) SSL

PPP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) L2TP
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) xDSL
2 4 (66.67%) Broadband
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) IPv4
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DSL
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) X.21
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Network Support
2 4 (66.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Network Support
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCIE
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) CCSP
2 4 (66.67%) JNCIA
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) VMware