The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 877 837 859
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +22
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 25 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.018% 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.091% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 36
Average salary £32,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,975 £32,900 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £41,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.63% -21.90%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19370 20855 21221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.14% 20.04% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15386 16913 17844
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
L2TP
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East +1 21 £32,500 -1.51%
South West -11 2 £50,000 +6.95%
London -54 1 £50,000 -7.83%
North West - 1 £52,500 -
L2TP
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L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (93.10%) OSPF
2 27 (93.10%) BGP
3 26 (89.66%) MPLS
4 24 (82.76%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (82.76%) IPsec
5 23 (79.31%) CCNP
6 20 (68.97%) PPP
7 19 (65.52%) Linux
8 18 (62.07%) VoIP
8 18 (62.07%) CCNA
8 18 (62.07%) Cisco IOS
9 17 (58.62%) VLAN
9 17 (58.62%) VPN
10 16 (55.17%) Windows
10 16 (55.17%) Juniper
11 12 (41.38%) RTP
11 12 (41.38%) Statistics
11 12 (41.38%) Junos
12 10 (34.48%) DSL
13 9 (31.03%) Firewall
14 8 (27.59%) Perl
14 8 (27.59%) WAN
15 7 (24.14%) SNMP
15 7 (24.14%) ITIL
15 7 (24.14%) Ethernet
16 6 (20.69%) UNIX
17 5 (17.24%) CCIP
17 5 (17.24%) Network Management
17 5 (17.24%) F5

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (13.79%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) Lync
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (93.10%) OSPF
1 27 (93.10%) BGP
2 26 (89.66%) MPLS
3 24 (82.76%) IPsec
4 20 (68.97%) PPP
5 18 (62.07%) VoIP
5 18 (62.07%) Cisco IOS
6 17 (58.62%) VLAN
6 17 (58.62%) VPN
7 12 (41.38%) RTP
7 12 (41.38%) Junos
8 10 (34.48%) DSL
9 9 (31.03%) Firewall
10 8 (27.59%) WAN
11 7 (24.14%) SNMP
11 7 (24.14%) Ethernet
12 5 (17.24%) xDSL
13 4 (13.79%) VPLS
13 4 (13.79%) LLU
14 3 (10.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Network Administrator
3 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) IP Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Senior IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CGI
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Statistics
2 3 (10.34%) Hedge funds
3 2 (6.90%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) SecurID
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Linux
2 16 (55.17%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) UNIX
4 2 (6.90%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Network Management
3 4 (13.79%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Stress Testing
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.45%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Perl
2 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (82.76%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (79.31%) CCNP
3 18 (62.07%) CCNA
4 5 (17.24%) CCIP
5 4 (13.79%) CCIE
6 2 (6.90%) JNCIA
6 2 (6.90%) CCSP
7 1 (3.45%) MCSE
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) MetaFrame
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (55.17%) Juniper
3 5 (17.24%) F5
4 2 (6.90%) ZyXEL
4 2 (6.90%) Draytek
4 2 (6.90%) BT
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) Nortel
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) CA
5 1 (3.45%) Nokia
5 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Crossbeam
5 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.45%) ArcSight