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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 810 840 862
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +22
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 40 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.006% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.036% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 10
Average salary £51,000 £30,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.21% -41.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £32,375
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £58,150
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +23.07%
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
17902 16616 20469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.12% 17.37% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14632 13118 17090
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 - 23 £52,500 - 3
South East -12 17 £50,000 +37.93% 1
North East - 1 £50,000 -
L2TP
UK

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 64 (88.89%) IPsec
2 62 (86.11%) Cisco
3 56 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (69.44%) PPP
5 44 (61.11%) CCNP
6 43 (59.72%) VPN
7 39 (54.17%) MPLS
7 39 (54.17%) BGP
8 32 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
9 24 (33.33%) OSPF
10 22 (30.56%) VMware
11 21 (29.17%) Firewall
11 21 (29.17%) IPv4
12 20 (27.78%) DSL
13 19 (26.39%) Cisco PIX
14 18 (25.00%) SSL
15 17 (23.61%) Ethernet
15 17 (23.61%) WAN
16 16 (22.22%) Linux
16 16 (22.22%) CCIP
16 16 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
18 14 (19.44%) EIGRP
18 14 (19.44%) CCIE
18 14 (19.44%) Network Management
19 13 (18.06%) Juniper
19 13 (18.06%) ITIL
20 11 (15.28%) LAN
20 11 (15.28%) Red Hat
20 11 (15.28%) VMware ESX

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (1.39%) nginx
1 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.39%) Apache
1 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.17%) Route 53
2 3 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 64 (88.89%) IPsec
2 50 (69.44%) PPP
3 43 (59.72%) VPN
4 39 (54.17%) MPLS
4 39 (54.17%) BGP
5 32 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (33.33%) OSPF
7 21 (29.17%) Firewall
7 21 (29.17%) IPv4
8 20 (27.78%) DSL
9 19 (26.39%) Cisco PIX
10 18 (25.00%) SSL
11 17 (23.61%) Ethernet
11 17 (23.61%) WAN
12 15 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (19.44%) EIGRP
14 11 (15.28%) LAN
14 11 (15.28%) xDSL
15 9 (12.50%) Wireless
16 6 (8.33%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) MySQL
1 4 (5.56%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
General
1 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 52 (72.22%) Network Engineer
2 9 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 6 (8.33%) Network Support
3 6 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
4 5 (6.94%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (6.94%) Team Leader
5 4 (5.56%) Administrator
5 4 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Network Team Leader
6 3 (4.17%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Design Engineer
7 1 (1.39%) Technical Design Authority
7 1 (1.39%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (1.39%) Service Desk Technician
7 1 (1.39%) Senior Technician
7 1 (1.39%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (1.39%) Technical Support
7 1 (1.39%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) UNIX
3 3 (4.17%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) CentOS
5 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.39%) Debian
5 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) Network Management
2 13 (18.06%) ITIL
3 10 (13.89%) Change Management
3 10 (13.89%) Load Balancing
4 8 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 5 (6.94%) Change Control
5 5 (6.94%) OpenUP
5 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (6.94%) Network Design
6 4 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.17%) Stress Testing
7 3 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.17%) Project Management
8 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.78%) Network Planning
8 2 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.39%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.39%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) Python
2 4 (5.56%) Perl
2 4 (5.56%) PHP
2 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (61.11%) CCNP
3 16 (22.22%) CCIP
4 14 (19.44%) CCIE
5 10 (13.89%) CCNA
6 5 (6.94%) JNCIA
6 5 (6.94%) JNCIP
7 4 (5.56%) CCSP
7 4 (5.56%) Degree
8 2 (2.78%) CISSP
9 1 (1.39%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.39%) MCITP
9 1 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.39%) MCSE
9 1 (1.39%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.28%) VMware ESX
3 4 (5.56%) Xen
3 4 (5.56%) KVM
4 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.39%) XenApp
4 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Nagios
1 8 (11.11%) Cacti
2 5 (6.94%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.39%) Puppet
3 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.39%) OpenView
3 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 62 (86.11%) Cisco
2 22 (30.56%) VMware
3 13 (18.06%) Juniper
4 11 (15.28%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.33%) F5
6 5 (6.94%) BT
7 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.78%) NetScout
7 2 (2.78%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.39%) Foundry
8 1 (1.39%) Kaseya
8 1 (1.39%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (1.39%) AVG
8 1 (1.39%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.39%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.39%) HP
8 1 (1.39%) EMC
8 1 (1.39%) Citrix
8 1 (1.39%) Sophos
8 1 (1.39%) Symantec
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago