Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
England > South East
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 538 505 608
Rank change year-on-year -33 +103 -10
Permanent jobs citing PPP 10 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.033% 0.11% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.55% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 10
South East median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -4.76% +12.30%
10th Percentile £29,150 £33,750 £45,375
90th Percentile £54,750 £60,000 £56,375
England median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -7.00% -4.76% +14.13%

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 5,160 5,665 7,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.86% 19.38% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3,990 4,563 6,657
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% -2.30% +2.35%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,050 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Berkshire -11 8 £40,000 -30.43%
Thames Valley -16 8 £40,000 -30.43%
Surrey -7 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Hampshire -44 1 £20,500 -51.19%
PPP
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (60.00%) MPLS
1 6 (60.00%) OSPF
1 6 (60.00%) BGP
1 6 (60.00%) L2TP
1 6 (60.00%) IPsec
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) ITSM
2 5 (50.00%) xDSL
2 5 (50.00%) Network Management
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
2 5 (50.00%) X.21
2 5 (50.00%) DSL
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 5 (50.00%) SNMP
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) Junos
5 1 (10.00%) F5

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 6 (60.00%) BGP
1 6 (60.00%) IPsec
1 6 (60.00%) L2TP
1 6 (60.00%) MPLS
1 6 (60.00%) OSPF
2 5 (50.00%) DSL
2 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) SNMP
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) X.21
2 5 (50.00%) xDSL
3 2 (20.00%) Junos
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) Intranet
4 1 (10.00%) RTP
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) Smart GWT
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Change Management
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) ITSM
1 5 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) VMware