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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 911 871 950
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +79
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 22 68 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.066% 0.024%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.36% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 60 26
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £37,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
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
16867 18924 19471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.44% 18.34% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14123 15080 15458
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 April 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 30 April 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 East +5 6 £48,750 -2.50%
West Midlands -17 5 £30,000 -7.69%
Yorkshire +15 3 £55,000 +7.31%
South West - 3 £40,000 -
North West +26 2 £27,000 -34.14% 1
London -20 2 £55,000 +22.22%
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
L2TP
UK

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 50 (87.72%) BGP
2 44 (77.19%) MPLS
2 44 (77.19%) OSPF
3 40 (70.18%) EIGRP
4 39 (68.42%) WAN
5 36 (63.16%) IPv4
6 34 (59.65%) IPsec
6 34 (59.65%) VMware
7 31 (54.39%) Cisco
8 30 (52.63%) Linux
8 30 (52.63%) Firewall
9 27 (47.37%) VPN
9 27 (47.37%) IPv6
10 26 (45.61%) LAN
10 26 (45.61%) VLAN
11 25 (43.86%) Cisco Certification
12 23 (40.35%) Perl
13 22 (38.60%) SNMP
13 22 (38.60%) Telecoms
14 21 (36.84%) SSL
15 20 (35.09%) Juniper
15 20 (35.09%) MySQL
16 19 (33.33%) PHP
16 19 (33.33%) Apache
16 19 (33.33%) PPP
16 19 (33.33%) LAMP
17 18 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
17 18 (31.58%) Presales
18 16 (28.07%) Load Balancing
19 15 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 19 (33.33%) Apache
2 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.75%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.75%) CloudFront
1 1 (1.75%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 50 (87.72%) BGP
2 44 (77.19%) MPLS
2 44 (77.19%) OSPF
3 40 (70.18%) EIGRP
4 39 (68.42%) WAN
5 36 (63.16%) IPv4
6 34 (59.65%) IPsec
7 30 (52.63%) Firewall
8 27 (47.37%) IPv6
8 27 (47.37%) VPN
9 26 (45.61%) LAN
9 26 (45.61%) VLAN
10 22 (38.60%) SNMP
11 21 (36.84%) SSL
12 19 (33.33%) PPP
13 18 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (22.81%) xDSL
15 12 (21.05%) Broadband
16 11 (19.30%) VRRP
16 11 (19.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) MySQL
2 1 (1.75%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (38.60%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Advertising
2 1 (1.75%) Marketing
2 1 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Network Engineer
2 18 (31.58%) Administrator
2 18 (31.58%) Cisco Engineer
2 18 (31.58%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (29.82%) Linux Administrator
3 17 (29.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 16 (28.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 16 (28.07%) Telecoms Administrator
5 11 (19.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (19.30%) Senior Network Engineer
6 10 (17.54%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 10 (17.54%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 9 (15.79%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 9 (15.79%) Implementation Engineer
7 9 (15.79%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Network Operations Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Senior Implementation Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.33%) LAMP
2 5 (8.77%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.75%) HTML
3 1 (1.75%) HTML5
3 1 (1.75%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.75%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.75%) PKI
4 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (52.63%) Linux
2 10 (17.54%) Unix
3 7 (12.28%) Windows
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.77%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.75%) CentOS
7 1 (1.75%) Debian
7 1 (1.75%) Fedora
7 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Presales
2 16 (28.07%) Load Balancing
3 11 (19.30%) Mentoring
4 10 (17.54%) ITIL
4 10 (17.54%) Network Design
5 7 (12.28%) Business Continuity
5 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (12.28%) Project Management
5 7 (12.28%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (10.53%) BCP
6 6 (10.53%) Business Continuity Planning
6 6 (10.53%) Coaching
6 6 (10.53%) Service Design
7 5 (8.77%) DDoS Mitigation
7 5 (8.77%) ITIL V3
7 5 (8.77%) Network Management
8 4 (7.02%) Change Management
9 2 (3.51%) Change Control
9 2 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) Perl
2 19 (33.33%) PHP
3 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.77%) Python
5 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (43.86%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (26.32%) CCNA
3 14 (24.56%) CCNP
4 8 (14.04%) JNCIA
5 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
6 6 (10.53%) CCIE
6 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
7 5 (8.77%) MCITP
7 5 (8.77%) MCSA
7 5 (8.77%) MCSE
7 5 (8.77%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (7.02%) CCSP
8 4 (7.02%) JNCIP
9 2 (3.51%) CCIP
9 2 (3.51%) JNCIE
9 2 (3.51%) MCP
10 1 (1.75%) CCSA
10 1 (1.75%) CCSE
10 1 (1.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) RMADS
System Software
1 15 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.77%) VMware ESX
3 5 (8.77%) XenApp
3 5 (8.77%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.75%) vSphere
4 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Backup Exec
1 5 (8.77%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (8.77%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (5.26%) Cacti
3 2 (3.51%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) VMware
2 31 (54.39%) Cisco
3 20 (35.09%) Juniper
4 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
5 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.53%) EMC
6 6 (10.53%) F5
6 6 (10.53%) NetApp
6 6 (10.53%) Sophos
7 5 (8.77%) AVG
7 5 (8.77%) Citrix
7 5 (8.77%) Extreme Networks
7 5 (8.77%) HP
7 5 (8.77%) Kaseya
7 5 (8.77%) Kaspersky
7 5 (8.77%) Ruckus Wireless
7 5 (8.77%) SolarWinds
7 5 (8.77%) SonicWALL
7 5 (8.77%) Symantec
8 3 (5.26%) BT
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum depending on experience + 15% shift allowance
Posted: 23 days ago