Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 546 531 636
Rank change year-on-year -15 +105 -37
Permanent jobs citing PPP 12 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.038% 0.095% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.45% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 33 25
South East median annual salary £50,000 £32,651 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.13% -23.17% -10.53%
10th Percentile £36,975 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £45,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £41,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.38% -6.67% -10.00%

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 5,455 6,671 8,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.28% 21.22% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4,263 5,337 6,879
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +38 10 £41,250 -48.44% 3
Berkshire +23 9 £50,000 -37.50% 2
Surrey -4 2 £65,000 +103.13% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
PPP
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 10 (83.33%) Cisco
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (83.33%) MPLS
1 10 (83.33%) BGP
1 10 (83.33%) L2TP
1 10 (83.33%) IPsec
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) OSPF
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 9 (75.00%) xDSL
3 8 (66.67%) Network Management
3 8 (66.67%) CCNA
4 7 (58.33%) X.21
4 7 (58.33%) DSL
4 7 (58.33%) SNMP
4 7 (58.33%) ITIL
4 7 (58.33%) ITSM
4 7 (58.33%) Change Management
5 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (33.33%) CCNP
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
6 3 (25.00%) IPv4
6 3 (25.00%) CCIE
6 3 (25.00%) Juniper
6 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) BGP
1 10 (83.33%) IPsec
1 10 (83.33%) L2TP
1 10 (83.33%) MPLS
2 9 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) OSPF
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) xDSL
3 7 (58.33%) DSL
3 7 (58.33%) SNMP
3 7 (58.33%) X.21
4 3 (25.00%) IPv4
5 2 (16.67%) Broadband
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) Intranet
6 1 (8.33%) Junos
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Online Betting
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (50.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 6 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Ajax
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
1 2 (16.67%) Smart GWT
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Network Management
2 7 (58.33%) Change Management
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) ITSM
3 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (33.33%) CCNP
4 3 (25.00%) CCIE
4 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) CCSP
5 2 (16.67%) JNCIA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cacti
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) F5
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) EMC