The table below looks at the statistics for L2TP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 221 212 224
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.051% 0.13% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.46% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £27,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -47.61%
L2TP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1766 1525 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.75% 27.48% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1102 1121
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

L2TP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing L2TP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

L2TP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

L2TP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing L2TP across the Berkshire region.

L2TP Salary Trend in Berkshire

L2TP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing L2TP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 3 £26,500 -7.82%
L2TP
South East

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing L2TP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited L2TP.

1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 12 (100.00%) PPP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) MPLS
1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
1 12 (100.00%) DSL
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) IPsec
1 12 (100.00%) xDSL
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
3 7 (58.33%) X.21
3 7 (58.33%) Change Management
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) UNIX
3 7 (58.33%) SNMP
3 7 (58.33%) Network Management
4 5 (41.67%) F5
4 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
4 5 (41.67%) VPN
4 5 (41.67%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) Perl
5 3 (25.00%) CCIP
5 3 (25.00%) CCIE
5 3 (25.00%) CCSP
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing L2TP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited L2TP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 12 (100.00%) PPP
1 12 (100.00%) MPLS
1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
1 12 (100.00%) DSL
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) IPsec
1 12 (100.00%) xDSL
2 7 (58.33%) X.21
2 7 (58.33%) SNMP
3 5 (41.67%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) NOC Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
1 7 (58.33%) Change Management
1 7 (58.33%) Network Management
2 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
1 5 (41.67%) Python
1 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
4 3 (25.00%) JNCIA
4 3 (25.00%) CCIP
4 3 (25.00%) CCIE
4 3 (25.00%) CCSP
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper