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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 844 868 835
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -33
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 36 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.028% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.16% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 10
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+53.84% +4.00%
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
17293 19460 18800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.96% 17.87% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14333 15620 15184
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 22 £55,000 +4.76% 1
South East +21 9 £45,000 +38.46%
Yorkshire - 5 £50,000 -
L2TP
UK

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 83 (78.30%) IPsec
2 77 (72.64%) Cisco
3 68 (64.15%) BGP
4 67 (63.21%) VPN
5 56 (52.83%) MPLS
6 55 (51.89%) Cisco Certification
7 54 (50.94%) Firewall
8 51 (48.11%) PPP
9 50 (47.17%) CCNP
10 42 (39.62%) DNS
10 42 (39.62%) VMware
10 42 (39.62%) OSPF
11 40 (37.74%) TCP/IP
12 39 (36.79%) Linux
13 36 (33.96%) Cisco ASA
14 35 (33.02%) Data Centre
15 34 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
16 32 (30.19%) EIGRP
16 32 (30.19%) SSL
17 29 (27.36%) WAN
18 27 (25.47%) Broadband
18 27 (25.47%) UNIX
18 27 (25.47%) IPv4
18 27 (25.47%) Juniper
18 27 (25.47%) OpenVPN
19 24 (22.64%) PPTP
20 23 (21.70%) Load Balancing
21 22 (20.75%) Network Design
21 22 (20.75%) LAN
22 21 (19.81%) Python

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 12 (11.32%) Apache
1 12 (11.32%) nginx
2 6 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.38%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (10.38%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (10.38%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 83 (78.30%) IPsec
2 68 (64.15%) BGP
3 67 (63.21%) VPN
4 56 (52.83%) MPLS
5 54 (50.94%) Firewall
6 51 (48.11%) PPP
7 42 (39.62%) OSPF
7 42 (39.62%) DNS
8 40 (37.74%) TCP/IP
9 36 (33.96%) Cisco ASA
10 32 (30.19%) SSL
10 32 (30.19%) EIGRP
11 29 (27.36%) WAN
12 27 (25.47%) Broadband
12 27 (25.47%) IPv4
12 27 (25.47%) OpenVPN
13 24 (22.64%) PPTP
14 22 (20.75%) LAN
15 21 (19.81%) Cisco IOS
15 21 (19.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.92%) MySQL
2 15 (14.15%) MariaDB
3 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 21 (19.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (0.94%) Military
3 1 (0.94%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 69 (65.09%) Network Engineer
2 18 (16.98%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (13.21%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (12.26%) Administrator
5 9 (8.49%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) Implementation Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Senior Implementation Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) Network Design Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) Design Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 2 (1.89%) IP Engineer
10 2 (1.89%) Network Team Leader
10 2 (1.89%) Architect
10 2 (1.89%) Analyst
10 2 (1.89%) Team Leader
10 2 (1.89%) IP Network Engineer
11 1 (0.94%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.38%) Web Services
2 3 (2.83%) LAMP
3 2 (1.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (33.02%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.72%) Clustering
5 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.94%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 39 (36.79%) Linux
2 27 (25.47%) UNIX
3 14 (13.21%) Windows
4 12 (11.32%) Debian
4 12 (11.32%) Ubuntu
4 12 (11.32%) CentOS
5 10 (9.43%) Amazon Linux
6 3 (2.83%) Solaris
7 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.89%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.70%) Load Balancing
2 22 (20.75%) Network Design
3 17 (16.04%) Mentoring
4 14 (13.21%) ITIL
5 12 (11.32%) Project Management
6 11 (10.38%) Coaching
7 10 (9.43%) Business Continuity Planning
7 10 (9.43%) Business Continuity
8 9 (8.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (8.49%) BCP
8 9 (8.49%) Network Architecture
9 7 (6.60%) DDoS Mitigation
10 6 (5.66%) Network Management
10 6 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (5.66%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.66%) Project Planning
10 6 (5.66%) Test Management
11 5 (4.72%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (4.72%) Change Control
12 4 (3.77%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.81%) Perl
1 21 (19.81%) Python
2 17 (16.04%) Shell Script
3 13 (12.26%) PHP
4 12 (11.32%) Bash Shell
5 9 (8.49%) PowerShell
6 7 (6.60%) Ruby
7 4 (3.77%) SQL
8 2 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 55 (51.89%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (47.17%) CCNP
3 18 (16.98%) CCDP
4 14 (13.21%) CCSP
4 14 (13.21%) CCNA
5 11 (10.38%) JNCIS
6 10 (9.43%) CCIP
7 9 (8.49%) CCDA
7 9 (8.49%) CCSE
7 9 (8.49%) JNCIA
7 9 (8.49%) CCSA
8 8 (7.55%) CCIE
9 7 (6.60%) Security Cleared
10 5 (4.72%) Degree
11 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.89%) MCSE
12 2 (1.89%) CCVP
12 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.89%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.43%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (16.98%) Xen
3 15 (14.15%) VMware ESX
4 11 (10.38%) KVM
5 7 (6.60%) VirtualBox
6 5 (4.72%) FreeRADIUS
6 5 (4.72%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.89%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.89%) XenApp
8 1 (0.94%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 17 (16.04%) Nagios
2 8 (7.55%) Cacti
3 7 (6.60%) ZABBIX
4 5 (4.72%) Puppet
4 5 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.72%) Ansible
5 3 (2.83%) OpenView
6 2 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.89%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.94%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 77 (72.64%) Cisco
2 42 (39.62%) VMware
3 27 (25.47%) Juniper
4 20 (18.87%) Red Hat
5 9 (8.49%) CheckPoint
5 9 (8.49%) F5
6 5 (4.72%) HP
7 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.77%) Oracle
7 4 (3.77%) Citrix
8 3 (2.83%) Sandvine
9 2 (1.89%) NetApp
9 2 (1.89%) AVG
9 2 (1.89%) EMC
9 2 (1.89%) Symantec
9 2 (1.89%) Sophos
9 2 (1.89%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.89%) Kaspersky
9 2 (1.89%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.94%) LANDesk
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