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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 216 220 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 14 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.037% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £43,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +23.07%
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
1591 1530 1458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.31% 28.40% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 1101 1161
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing L2TP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 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 29 January 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 -1 5 £50,000 +14.94%
Slough - 1 - -
L2TP
South East

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 22 (100.00%) IPsec
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 21 (95.45%) MPLS
3 17 (77.27%) BGP
3 17 (77.27%) VPN
3 17 (77.27%) SSL
4 15 (68.18%) OSPF
4 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (54.55%) Firewall
6 11 (50.00%) xDSL
6 11 (50.00%) EIGRP
6 11 (50.00%) PPP
7 10 (45.45%) WAN
7 10 (45.45%) Ethernet
8 9 (40.91%) ITIL
9 8 (36.36%) CCIE
10 7 (31.82%) CCNP
10 7 (31.82%) Juniper
10 7 (31.82%) IPv4
10 7 (31.82%) Change Management
11 6 (27.27%) VMware
11 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
11 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (27.27%) CCNA
12 5 (22.73%) SNMP
12 5 (22.73%) Broadband
12 5 (22.73%) LAN
12 5 (22.73%) WLAN
12 5 (22.73%) Network Management
12 5 (22.73%) OpenUP

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 22 (100.00%) IPsec
2 21 (95.45%) MPLS
3 17 (77.27%) BGP
3 17 (77.27%) VPN
3 17 (77.27%) SSL
4 15 (68.18%) OSPF
5 12 (54.55%) Firewall
6 11 (50.00%) xDSL
6 11 (50.00%) EIGRP
6 11 (50.00%) PPP
7 10 (45.45%) WAN
7 10 (45.45%) Ethernet
8 7 (31.82%) IPv4
9 5 (22.73%) SNMP
9 5 (22.73%) Broadband
9 5 (22.73%) LAN
9 5 (22.73%) WLAN
9 5 (22.73%) IGMP
9 5 (22.73%) Wireless
9 5 (22.73%) Multicast
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Network Support
3 5 (22.73%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) NOC Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Team Leader
4 4 (18.18%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Change Management
3 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
4 5 (22.73%) Network Management
4 5 (22.73%) OpenUP
4 5 (22.73%) Network Design
4 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Stress Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
1 3 (13.64%) Perl
1 3 (13.64%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CCIE
3 7 (31.82%) CCNP
4 6 (27.27%) CCNA
5 4 (18.18%) JNCIP
5 4 (18.18%) CCSP
6 3 (13.64%) CCIP
6 3 (13.64%) JNCIA
7 1 (4.55%) CISSP
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) Juniper
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) F5
4 5 (22.73%) BT