Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 532 518 593
Rank change year-on-year -14 +75 +23
Permanent jobs citing PPP 10 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.034% 0.10% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.56% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 13
South East median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +53.85% -35.00%
10th Percentile £32,850 £40,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £46,750 £59,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £40,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -18.50% - +11.11%

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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 4,796 5,368 7,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.18% 18.45% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3,775 4,313 6,301
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +2.35%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,650 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

PPP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PPP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PPP in the South East

PPP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for PPP in the South East

PPP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PPP in the South East over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for PPP in the South East

PPP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPP within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
Thames Valley +6 7 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Berkshire -8 6 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Surrey +15 2 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire -7 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Hampshire - 1 £20,500 -
PPP
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for PPP.

1 3 (30.00%) L2TP
1 3 (30.00%) MPLS
1 3 (30.00%) OSPF
1 3 (30.00%) BGP
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
1 3 (30.00%) IPsec
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) xDSL
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Tech Ops
3 1 (10.00%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Junos
3 1 (10.00%) R
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus

PPP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) AdWords
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (10.00%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) BGP
1 3 (30.00%) IPsec
1 3 (30.00%) L2TP
1 3 (30.00%) MPLS
1 3 (30.00%) OSPF
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) xDSL
3 1 (10.00%) Broadband
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (10.00%) DSL
3 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (10.00%) IPv4
3 1 (10.00%) Junos
3 1 (10.00%) RTP
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) BigQuery
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics Expert
4 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics Web Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Telephony Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Workday Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Workday Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Tech Ops
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) R
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics IQ
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) Workday