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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 215 212 228
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 10 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.19% 0.28% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% 0.94% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 2
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,700 £42,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
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
1366 1602 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.36% 29.41% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1042 1100
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 7 £52,500 +36.36% 1
Bracknell - 2 £55,000 -
L2TP
South East

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (100.00%) Cisco
1 26 (100.00%) IPsec
2 21 (80.77%) MPLS
2 21 (80.77%) OSPF
2 21 (80.77%) BGP
2 21 (80.77%) VPN
3 20 (76.92%) SSL
4 19 (73.08%) WAN
5 16 (61.54%) IPv4
5 16 (61.54%) EIGRP
6 15 (57.69%) Firewall
6 15 (57.69%) Juniper
7 14 (53.85%) PPP
7 14 (53.85%) Wireless
7 14 (53.85%) xDSL
8 13 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (46.15%) VMware
10 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (42.31%) Ethernet
10 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
11 10 (38.46%) ITIL
11 10 (38.46%) Change Management
12 9 (34.62%) Load Balancing
12 9 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (26.92%) Broadband
13 7 (26.92%) F5
14 6 (23.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 6 (23.08%) DDoS Mitigation
14 6 (23.08%) DSL

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (100.00%) IPsec
2 21 (80.77%) BGP
2 21 (80.77%) MPLS
2 21 (80.77%) OSPF
2 21 (80.77%) VPN
3 20 (76.92%) SSL
4 19 (73.08%) WAN
5 16 (61.54%) EIGRP
5 16 (61.54%) IPv4
6 15 (57.69%) Firewall
7 14 (53.85%) PPP
7 14 (53.85%) Wireless
7 14 (53.85%) xDSL
8 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (42.31%) Ethernet
9 9 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (26.92%) Broadband
11 6 (23.08%) DSL
11 6 (23.08%) IPv6
12 5 (19.23%) 3G
General
1 5 (19.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Network Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
5 7 (26.92%) Network Support
5 7 (26.92%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
6 6 (23.08%) Network Design Engineer
6 6 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 6 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (23.08%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) IP Network Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Support
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Support Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
2 6 (23.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Change Management
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) Load Balancing
3 6 (23.08%) DDoS Mitigation
4 5 (19.23%) Network Management
4 5 (19.23%) OpenUP
4 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Stress Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Perl
1 4 (15.38%) Python
1 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (23.08%) CCNA
2 6 (23.08%) CCNP
3 5 (19.23%) JNCIA
4 4 (15.38%) CCIE
4 4 (15.38%) CCSP
5 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) CCIP
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (57.69%) Juniper
3 12 (46.15%) VMware
4 7 (26.92%) F5
5 3 (11.54%) EMC
5 3 (11.54%) Mitel
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