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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 844 824 833
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 31 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.024% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 17
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £27,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -47.61%
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
19424 17798 20495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.00% 17.71% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15519 14486 16959
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 2 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 2 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 +10 25 £52,500 -19.23% 1
South East -23 5 £26,500 -3.63% 3
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 - 1
L2TP
UK

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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 58 (96.67%) Cisco
1 58 (96.67%) Cisco Certification
1 58 (96.67%) IPsec
2 57 (95.00%) PPP
3 48 (80.00%) CCNP
4 38 (63.33%) BGP
4 38 (63.33%) VPN
5 37 (61.67%) MPLS
6 33 (55.00%) DSL
7 32 (53.33%) OSPF
8 29 (48.33%) Cisco ASA
9 24 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
10 23 (38.33%) Firewall
11 22 (36.67%) CCIP
12 21 (35.00%) Cisco IOS
13 17 (28.33%) Network Management
13 17 (28.33%) CCNA
13 17 (28.33%) WAN
13 17 (28.33%) Ethernet
13 17 (28.33%) Linux
14 15 (25.00%) VoIP
15 13 (21.67%) Juniper
15 13 (21.67%) xDSL
16 11 (18.33%) VLAN
17 10 (16.67%) Load Balancing
17 10 (16.67%) Junos
17 10 (16.67%) VMware
17 10 (16.67%) UNIX
18 8 (13.33%) Windows
18 8 (13.33%) ITIL

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (1.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 58 (96.67%) IPsec
2 57 (95.00%) PPP
3 38 (63.33%) VPN
3 38 (63.33%) BGP
4 37 (61.67%) MPLS
5 33 (55.00%) DSL
6 32 (53.33%) OSPF
7 29 (48.33%) Cisco ASA
8 24 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
9 23 (38.33%) Firewall
10 21 (35.00%) Cisco IOS
11 17 (28.33%) Ethernet
11 17 (28.33%) WAN
12 15 (25.00%) VoIP
13 13 (21.67%) xDSL
14 11 (18.33%) VLAN
15 10 (16.67%) Junos
16 8 (13.33%) X.21
16 8 (13.33%) SNMP
16 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (11.67%) Games
2 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (76.67%) Network Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) NOC Engineer
3 5 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (1.67%) Project Engineer
5 1 (1.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (1.67%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (1.67%) IP Engineer
5 1 (1.67%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (1.67%) Senior Technician
5 1 (1.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Statistics
2 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) SecurID
3 1 (1.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Linux
2 10 (16.67%) UNIX
3 8 (13.33%) Windows
4 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.33%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Network Management
2 10 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 8 (13.33%) ITIL
4 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
4 7 (11.67%) Change Management
4 7 (11.67%) Change Control
5 4 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.33%) Stress Testing
7 1 (1.67%) Time Management
7 1 (1.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.67%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (1.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) Perl
1 5 (8.33%) Python
1 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 58 (96.67%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (80.00%) CCNP
3 22 (36.67%) CCIP
4 17 (28.33%) CCNA
5 8 (13.33%) CCIE
6 3 (5.00%) CCSP
6 3 (5.00%) CISSP
6 3 (5.00%) JNCIA
6 3 (5.00%) JNCIP
6 3 (5.00%) JNCIE
7 2 (3.33%) Degree
8 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.67%) MCITP
8 1 (1.67%) MCSE
8 1 (1.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) VMware ESX
1 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.67%) XenApp
2 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.67%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Nagios
2 7 (11.67%) Cacti
3 3 (5.00%) OpenView
4 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 58 (96.67%) Cisco
2 13 (21.67%) Juniper
3 10 (16.67%) VMware
4 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
5 6 (10.00%) F5
6 3 (5.00%) Foundry
7 1 (1.67%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.67%) AVG
7 1 (1.67%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.67%) Symantec
7 1 (1.67%) Sophos
7 1 (1.67%) Crossbeam
7 1 (1.67%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.67%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.67%) Kaseya
7 1 (1.67%) CA
7 1 (1.67%) NetApp
7 1 (1.67%) Nokia
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £8k on call
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago