The table below looks at the statistics for L2TP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 788 860 846
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -14
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 66 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.026% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.15% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 58 24 10
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -41.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £55,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -32.43%
L2TP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17713 19069 19894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.77% 17.39% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14262 15325 16193
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,127
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

L2TP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

L2TP Jobs Demand Trend in England

L2TP
Salary Trend in England

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

L2TP Salary Trend in England

L2TP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing L2TP across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

L2TP Salary Histogram in England

L2TP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing L2TP within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
London +67 32 £45,000 -10.00% 2
South East +11 24 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Yorkshire - 3 £50,000 -
North East - 3 £50,000 -
North West +1 2 £41,000 -21.90%
West Midlands - 2 £32,500 - 2
L2TP
UK

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 95 (86.36%) IPsec
2 83 (75.45%) Cisco
3 68 (61.82%) BGP
4 66 (60.00%) VPN
5 62 (56.36%) Cisco Certification
6 61 (55.45%) MPLS
7 60 (54.55%) CCNP
8 57 (51.82%) PPP
9 47 (42.73%) Firewall
10 45 (40.91%) VMware
11 42 (38.18%) Linux
12 41 (37.27%) Cisco ASA
13 40 (36.36%) OSPF
14 34 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 32 (29.09%) EIGRP
16 31 (28.18%) DNS
16 31 (28.18%) SSL
17 30 (27.27%) IPv4
17 30 (27.27%) OpenVPN
18 29 (26.36%) Juniper
19 27 (24.55%) TCP/IP
20 26 (23.64%) WAN
21 25 (22.73%) Red Hat
22 23 (20.91%) Telecoms
22 23 (20.91%) Cisco IOS
23 22 (20.00%) Network Design
24 21 (19.09%) VMware ESX
24 21 (19.09%) DSL
25 20 (18.18%) MySQL
26 19 (17.27%) Python

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (10.91%) nginx
1 12 (10.91%) Apache
2 4 (3.64%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (11.82%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (11.82%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 95 (86.36%) IPsec
2 68 (61.82%) BGP
3 66 (60.00%) VPN
4 61 (55.45%) MPLS
5 57 (51.82%) PPP
6 47 (42.73%) Firewall
7 41 (37.27%) Cisco ASA
8 40 (36.36%) OSPF
9 32 (29.09%) EIGRP
10 31 (28.18%) DNS
10 31 (28.18%) SSL
11 30 (27.27%) IPv4
11 30 (27.27%) OpenVPN
12 27 (24.55%) TCP/IP
13 26 (23.64%) WAN
14 23 (20.91%) Cisco IOS
15 21 (19.09%) DSL
16 19 (17.27%) PPTP
17 18 (16.36%) LAN
18 17 (15.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.18%) MySQL
2 18 (16.36%) MariaDB
3 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
General
1 23 (20.91%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.82%) Games
2 2 (1.82%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.91%) Military
Job Titles
1 73 (66.36%) Network Engineer
2 17 (15.45%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (14.55%) Administrator
4 14 (12.73%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 10 (9.09%) Design Engineer
6 10 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) NOC Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Team Leader
8 4 (3.64%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Implementation Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Senior Implementation Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Network Team Leader
10 2 (1.82%) Architect
10 2 (1.82%) Analyst
10 2 (1.82%) IP Network Engineer
10 2 (1.82%) IP Engineer
11 1 (0.91%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.73%) Web Services
2 3 (2.73%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.73%) Clustering
5 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.91%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 42 (38.18%) Linux
2 14 (12.73%) UNIX
3 12 (10.91%) CentOS
3 12 (10.91%) Amazon Linux
3 12 (10.91%) Ubuntu
3 12 (10.91%) Debian
4 5 (4.55%) Windows
5 3 (2.73%) Solaris
6 2 (1.82%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.82%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.00%) Network Design
2 19 (17.27%) Load Balancing
3 16 (14.55%) ITIL
4 15 (13.64%) Network Management
5 13 (11.82%) DDoS Mitigation
6 12 (10.91%) Mentoring
6 12 (10.91%) Configuration Management
7 9 (8.18%) Change Management
7 9 (8.18%) Network Architecture
8 8 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (7.27%) Change Control
9 6 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (5.45%) Project Management
9 6 (5.45%) Coaching
9 6 (5.45%) Test Management
10 5 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (3.64%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.64%) Business Continuity
11 4 (3.64%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.27%) Python
2 17 (15.45%) Shell Script
3 16 (14.55%) PHP
4 14 (12.73%) Perl
5 12 (10.91%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 62 (56.36%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (54.55%) CCNP
3 14 (12.73%) CCSP
4 13 (11.82%) CCDP
5 11 (10.00%) JNCIS
6 10 (9.09%) CCIP
6 10 (9.09%) CCNA
7 9 (8.18%) CCIE
8 8 (7.27%) JNCIA
9 6 (5.45%) Degree
10 4 (3.64%) JNCIP
10 4 (3.64%) CCSE
10 4 (3.64%) CCSA
10 4 (3.64%) CCDA
11 2 (1.82%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (19.09%) VMware ESX
3 14 (12.73%) KVM
3 14 (12.73%) Xen
4 5 (4.55%) FreeRADIUS
4 5 (4.55%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.82%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (14.55%) Nagios
2 14 (12.73%) Cacti
3 3 (2.73%) OpenView
4 2 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.91%) Puppet
5 1 (0.91%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 83 (75.45%) Cisco
2 45 (40.91%) VMware
3 29 (26.36%) Juniper
4 25 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 12 (10.91%) F5
6 6 (5.45%) CheckPoint
7 5 (4.55%) HP
8 3 (2.73%) Sandvine
9 2 (1.82%) NetScout
9 2 (1.82%) NetApp
9 2 (1.82%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.82%) Sophos
9 2 (1.82%) EMC
9 2 (1.82%) Citrix
9 2 (1.82%) Symantec
9 2 (1.82%) AVG
9 2 (1.82%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.82%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.82%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.82%) Kaspersky
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