Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 330 345 355
Rank change year-on-year +15 +10 -18
Permanent jobs citing PPP 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.088% 0.018% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 0.100% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
South West median annual salary £36,500 £28,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.96% +27.78% -35.71%
10th Percentile £35,750 £23,375 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £33,125 £38,750
England median annual salary £41,000 £39,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.15% -11.67% -5.26%

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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1807 2006 2238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.59% 18.39% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1479 1645 1962
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,250 £57,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PPP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for PPP in the South West

PPP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for PPP in the South West

PPP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPP within the South West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Dorset - 7 £36,500 - 1
Somerset - 1 £40,000 -
Bristol - 1 - -
PPP
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 South West region with a requirement for PPP.

1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (88.89%) MPLS
1 8 (88.89%) BGP
1 8 (88.89%) L2TP
1 8 (88.89%) IPsec
2 7 (77.78%) VLAN
2 7 (77.78%) OSPF
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 7 (77.78%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) IPv4
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (11.11%) VMware

PPP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (88.89%) BGP
1 8 (88.89%) IPsec
1 8 (88.89%) L2TP
1 8 (88.89%) MPLS
2 7 (77.78%) OSPF
2 7 (77.78%) VLAN
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (11.11%) IPv4
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Games
1 1 (11.11%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (11.11%) Change Control
1 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
1 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
1 1 (11.11%) Kanban
1 1 (11.11%) MVC
1 1 (11.11%) Network Management
1 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cacti
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) VMware