The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for PPTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PPTP over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
UK / Wales
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing PPTP 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.092% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -55.00% +25.00%  

PPTP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 180 220 357
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 16.54% 16.22% 25.59%
Number of salaries quoted 161 189 295
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing PPTP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for PPTP in Wales

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Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for PPTP in Wales

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Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPTP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 1 £22,500 -
PPTP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing PPTP 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 Wales region with a requirement for PPTP.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft