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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 836 847 867
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +20
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 30 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.026% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.15% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 11
Average salary £52,500 £48,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £28,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -45.23%
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
19342 17479 21139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.13% 17.49% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15403 14304 17507
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 September 2014.

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 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
London +9 25 £52,500 -19.23% 1
South East -17 4 £33,250 +20.90%
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
L2TP
UK

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 57 (96.61%) Cisco
1 57 (96.61%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (94.92%) IPsec
3 55 (93.22%) PPP
4 46 (77.97%) CCNP
5 36 (61.02%) VPN
6 34 (57.63%) BGP
7 33 (55.93%) MPLS
7 33 (55.93%) DSL
8 31 (52.54%) Cisco ASA
9 28 (47.46%) OSPF
10 26 (44.07%) Cisco PIX
11 23 (38.98%) CCIP
12 22 (37.29%) Firewall
13 17 (28.81%) Cisco IOS
14 16 (27.12%) Network Management
14 16 (27.12%) WAN
14 16 (27.12%) Ethernet
15 14 (23.73%) Linux
15 14 (23.73%) CCNA
16 13 (22.03%) VoIP
17 11 (18.64%) xDSL
18 10 (16.95%) VMware
18 10 (16.95%) Juniper
19 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
19 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
20 8 (13.56%) VLAN
20 8 (13.56%) Junos
20 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
20 8 (13.56%) VMware ESX

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 56 (94.92%) IPsec
2 55 (93.22%) PPP
3 36 (61.02%) VPN
4 34 (57.63%) BGP
5 33 (55.93%) MPLS
5 33 (55.93%) DSL
6 31 (52.54%) Cisco ASA
7 28 (47.46%) OSPF
8 26 (44.07%) Cisco PIX
9 22 (37.29%) Firewall
10 17 (28.81%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (27.12%) WAN
11 16 (27.12%) Ethernet
12 13 (22.03%) VoIP
13 11 (18.64%) xDSL
14 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
15 8 (13.56%) VLAN
15 8 (13.56%) Junos
16 7 (11.86%) SNMP
16 7 (11.86%) IPv4
General
1 7 (11.86%) Games
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (79.66%) Network Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (3.39%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Senior Technician
5 1 (1.69%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (1.69%) IP Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Project Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Statistics
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) SecurID
4 1 (1.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
2 8 (13.56%) UNIX
3 7 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.47%) Windows
5 3 (5.08%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.39%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Network Management
2 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
3 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
3 7 (11.86%) Change Control
4 6 (10.17%) ITIL
5 5 (8.47%) Change Management
6 4 (6.78%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.69%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.69%) Stress Testing
7 1 (1.69%) Time Management
7 1 (1.69%) Project Management
7 1 (1.69%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) Python
1 3 (5.08%) Perl
1 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (96.61%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (77.97%) CCNP
3 23 (38.98%) CCIP
4 14 (23.73%) CCNA
5 7 (11.86%) CCIE
6 3 (5.08%) CISSP
6 3 (5.08%) JNCIA
6 3 (5.08%) JNCIP
6 3 (5.08%) JNCIE
7 2 (3.39%) Degree
7 2 (3.39%) CCSP
8 1 (1.69%) MCSE
8 1 (1.69%) MCSA
8 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.69%) MCITP
8 1 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (13.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.69%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (1.69%) XenApp
2 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Nagios
2 7 (11.86%) Cacti
3 3 (5.08%) OpenView
4 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 57 (96.61%) Cisco
2 10 (16.95%) VMware
2 10 (16.95%) Juniper
3 7 (11.86%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.78%) F5
5 3 (5.08%) Foundry
6 1 (1.69%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.69%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (1.69%) AVG
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (1.69%) EMC
6 1 (1.69%) Nortel
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix
6 1 (1.69%) CA
6 1 (1.69%) NetApp
6 1 (1.69%) Nokia
6 1 (1.69%) Symantec
6 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.69%) Sophos
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