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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 208 215 209
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 14 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.089% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 0.31% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 6
Average salary £52,500 £24,250 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.49% -49.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £24,250 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £32,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.43%
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
1470 1598 1668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.33% 28.38% 31.80%
Number of salaries quoted 904 1073 1261
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing L2TP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

L2TP Salary Histogram 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 6 May 2015. 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 -8 9 £52,500 +116.49%
Bracknell - 2 £53,750 -
L2TP
South East

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) MPLS
2 28 (96.55%) BGP
2 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 28 (96.55%) IPsec
3 24 (82.76%) EIGRP
3 24 (82.76%) OSPF
4 22 (75.86%) PPP
5 19 (65.52%) Firewall
6 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (58.62%) CCNP
6 17 (58.62%) VPN
6 17 (58.62%) SSL
7 14 (48.28%) xDSL
8 13 (44.83%) Load Balancing
8 13 (44.83%) VMware
8 13 (44.83%) IPv4
9 12 (41.38%) Juniper
10 11 (37.93%) SNMP
11 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (34.48%) F5
12 9 (31.03%) CCSP
13 8 (27.59%) ITIL
13 8 (27.59%) Broadband
13 8 (27.59%) Network Design
14 7 (24.14%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (24.14%) ISDN
14 7 (24.14%) WAN
14 7 (24.14%) ATM
14 7 (24.14%) DNS
14 7 (24.14%) X.21

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) MPLS
2 28 (96.55%) BGP
2 28 (96.55%) IPsec
3 24 (82.76%) EIGRP
3 24 (82.76%) OSPF
4 22 (75.86%) PPP
5 19 (65.52%) Firewall
6 17 (58.62%) VPN
6 17 (58.62%) SSL
7 14 (48.28%) xDSL
8 13 (44.83%) IPv4
9 11 (37.93%) SNMP
10 8 (27.59%) Broadband
11 7 (24.14%) ISDN
11 7 (24.14%) WAN
11 7 (24.14%) DNS
11 7 (24.14%) DSL
11 7 (24.14%) Unified Communications
11 7 (24.14%) ATM
11 7 (24.14%) X.21
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Team Leader
2 6 (20.69%) Network Team Leader
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Design Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IP Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IP Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Network Support
7 1 (3.45%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Design Authority
7 1 (3.45%) Core Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Load Balancing
2 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Network Design
3 7 (24.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Network Management
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (13.79%) Change Management
4 4 (13.79%) Stress Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.34%) Test Management
6 1 (3.45%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Perl
1 3 (10.34%) Python
1 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) CCNP
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) CCSP
3 6 (20.69%) CCIP
3 6 (20.69%) JNCIS
3 6 (20.69%) CCDP
4 5 (17.24%) CCIE
5 4 (13.79%) CCNA
5 4 (13.79%) JNCIP
6 3 (10.34%) JNCIA
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 13 (44.83%) VMware
3 12 (41.38%) Juniper
4 10 (34.48%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) BT