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 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 874 879 889
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 37 40 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.041% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 0.22% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 7
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +63.93%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
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
16196 17894 16851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.10% 18.35% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13612 14605 13285
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 5 February 2016.

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 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
South West - 18 £40,000 - 1
South East -15 10 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 - 1
London -18 2 £51,250 -0.96% 2
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £42,500 -
L2TP
UK

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 54 (84.38%) BGP
2 49 (76.56%) OSPF
3 48 (75.00%) MPLS
4 45 (70.31%) WAN
4 45 (70.31%) Cisco
5 42 (65.63%) IPsec
6 41 (64.06%) EIGRP
6 41 (64.06%) IPv4
6 41 (64.06%) VPN
7 36 (56.25%) VMware
8 32 (50.00%) Linux
9 31 (48.44%) IPv6
9 31 (48.44%) Firewall
10 29 (45.31%) LAN
11 28 (43.75%) SSL
12 24 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
12 24 (37.50%) Perl
13 23 (35.94%) SNMP
13 23 (35.94%) Telecoms
13 23 (35.94%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (34.38%) VLAN
14 22 (34.38%) Juniper
15 21 (32.81%) PPP
16 19 (29.69%) MySQL
17 18 (28.13%) Presales
18 17 (26.56%) PHP
18 17 (26.56%) Apache
18 17 (26.56%) Ethernet
18 17 (26.56%) LAMP
19 16 (25.00%) Wireless

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 17 (26.56%) Apache
2 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 54 (84.38%) BGP
2 49 (76.56%) OSPF
3 48 (75.00%) MPLS
4 45 (70.31%) WAN
5 42 (65.63%) IPsec
6 41 (64.06%) EIGRP
6 41 (64.06%) IPv4
6 41 (64.06%) VPN
7 31 (48.44%) Firewall
7 31 (48.44%) IPv6
8 29 (45.31%) LAN
9 28 (43.75%) SSL
10 23 (35.94%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (35.94%) SNMP
11 22 (34.38%) VLAN
12 21 (32.81%) PPP
13 17 (26.56%) Ethernet
14 16 (25.00%) Wireless
14 16 (25.00%) xDSL
15 13 (20.31%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.69%) MySQL
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.56%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
General
1 23 (35.94%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.81%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (64.06%) Network Engineer
2 22 (34.38%) Cisco Engineer
2 22 (34.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 16 (25.00%) Administrator
3 16 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (23.44%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (23.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 15 (23.44%) Telecoms Administrator
5 14 (21.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 11 (17.19%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 11 (17.19%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 11 (17.19%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 11 (17.19%) Support Engineer
7 10 (15.63%) Implementation Engineer
7 10 (15.63%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 9 (14.06%) Network Support
8 9 (14.06%) Network Support Engineer
9 7 (10.94%) IP Network Engineer
9 7 (10.94%) Network Operations Engineer
10 6 (9.38%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) LAMP
2 6 (9.38%) 802.1X
3 3 (4.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.69%) Clustering
5 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.56%) PKI
5 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (18.75%) Unix
3 7 (10.94%) Windows
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) CentOS
6 1 (1.56%) Debian
6 1 (1.56%) Fedora
6 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Presales
2 15 (23.44%) ITIL
2 15 (23.44%) Load Balancing
3 10 (15.63%) Change Management
3 10 (15.63%) Network Design
4 7 (10.94%) DDoS Mitigation
5 6 (9.38%) Network Management
5 6 (9.38%) Project Management
6 5 (7.81%) BCP
6 5 (7.81%) Business Continuity
6 5 (7.81%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (7.81%) Coaching
6 5 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.81%) OpenUP
6 5 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.69%) Stress Testing
8 2 (3.13%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.13%) DevOps
8 2 (3.13%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) Perl
2 17 (26.56%) PHP
3 6 (9.38%) Python
3 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.81%) SQL
5 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.13%) Ruby
7 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (23.44%) CCNA
3 13 (20.31%) CCNP
4 11 (17.19%) JNCIA
5 5 (7.81%) CCIE
5 5 (7.81%) CCSP
5 5 (7.81%) JNCIP
5 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 3 (4.69%) MCITP
7 3 (4.69%) MCSE
8 2 (3.13%) CCIP
9 1 (1.56%) CCDA
9 1 (1.56%) CCDP
9 1 (1.56%) CCSA
9 1 (1.56%) CCSE
9 1 (1.56%) CISSP
9 1 (1.56%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.56%) RMADS
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.69%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.13%) VirtualBox
3 2 (3.13%) Xen
4 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.56%) KVM
4 1 (1.56%) Postfix
4 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (7.81%) Cacti
3 4 (6.25%) FortiGate
4 2 (3.13%) Ansible
4 2 (3.13%) Nagios
4 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.13%) Puppet
4 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 45 (70.31%) Cisco
2 36 (56.25%) VMware
3 22 (34.38%) Juniper
4 9 (14.06%) F5
5 7 (10.94%) SolarWinds
6 6 (9.38%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.81%) BT
7 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.25%) Palo Alto
9 3 (4.69%) Citrix
9 3 (4.69%) EMC
9 3 (4.69%) Mitel
10 2 (3.13%) CommVault
11 1 (1.56%) Aruba
11 1 (1.56%) Kaspersky
11 1 (1.56%) Meraki
11 1 (1.56%) NetApp
11 1 (1.56%) Nokia
11 1 (1.56%) Websense
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 plus 20% shift
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lewes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago