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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 809 882 852
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -30
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 66 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.022% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.13% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 59 24 17
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,975 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +0.71%
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
18938 19346 21281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.32% 17.20% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15139 15366 17267
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +42 32 £47,500 -5.00% 5
South East +1 23 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £51,250 -
North East - 3 £50,000 -
North West +4 2 £41,000 -21.90% 1
West Midlands - 2 £32,500 - 5
L2TP
UK

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 97 (88.99%) IPsec
2 84 (77.06%) Cisco
3 66 (60.55%) VPN
4 65 (59.63%) BGP
5 64 (58.72%) Cisco Certification
5 64 (58.72%) PPP
6 60 (55.05%) CCNP
7 59 (54.13%) MPLS
8 47 (43.12%) Firewall
9 45 (41.28%) VMware
10 39 (35.78%) OSPF
10 39 (35.78%) Cisco ASA
11 36 (33.03%) Linux
12 34 (31.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 33 (30.28%) EIGRP
14 30 (27.52%) SSL
14 30 (27.52%) IPv4
15 26 (23.85%) DNS
15 26 (23.85%) WAN
15 26 (23.85%) DSL
16 25 (22.94%) OpenVPN
17 24 (22.02%) Juniper
18 23 (21.10%) Red Hat
18 23 (21.10%) TCP/IP
18 23 (21.10%) Load Balancing
19 22 (20.18%) Cisco IOS
20 21 (19.27%) Telecoms
21 19 (17.43%) VMware ESX
21 19 (17.43%) Network Design
21 19 (17.43%) Python

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (11.01%) Apache
1 12 (11.01%) nginx
2 4 (3.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (11.93%) Route 53
2 13 (11.93%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 97 (88.99%) IPsec
2 66 (60.55%) VPN
3 65 (59.63%) BGP
4 64 (58.72%) PPP
5 59 (54.13%) MPLS
6 47 (43.12%) Firewall
7 39 (35.78%) OSPF
7 39 (35.78%) Cisco ASA
8 33 (30.28%) EIGRP
9 30 (27.52%) SSL
9 30 (27.52%) IPv4
10 26 (23.85%) DSL
10 26 (23.85%) DNS
10 26 (23.85%) WAN
11 25 (22.94%) OpenVPN
12 23 (21.10%) TCP/IP
13 22 (20.18%) Cisco IOS
14 18 (16.51%) Broadband
14 18 (16.51%) PPTP
15 17 (15.60%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.43%) MySQL
2 17 (15.60%) MariaDB
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
General
1 21 (19.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.83%) Games
3 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 69 (63.30%) Network Engineer
2 16 (14.68%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (13.76%) Administrator
4 11 (10.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (8.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Team Leader
6 7 (6.42%) Design Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Network Design Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Network Team Leader
7 6 (5.50%) NOC Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Network Support
9 4 (3.67%) Implementation Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) Senior Implementation Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 2 (1.83%) IP Network Engineer
11 2 (1.83%) Network Support Engineer
11 2 (1.83%) Support Engineer
11 2 (1.83%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.84%) Web Services
2 2 (1.83%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.75%) Clustering
4 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.92%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.03%) Linux
2 14 (12.84%) UNIX
3 12 (11.01%) Debian
3 12 (11.01%) Ubuntu
3 12 (11.01%) CentOS
3 12 (11.01%) Amazon Linux
4 4 (3.67%) Windows
5 3 (2.75%) Solaris
6 2 (1.83%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.83%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.10%) Load Balancing
2 19 (17.43%) Network Design
3 18 (16.51%) ITIL
4 14 (12.84%) Network Management
4 14 (12.84%) Mentoring
5 11 (10.09%) Change Management
6 10 (9.17%) Configuration Management
7 8 (7.34%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (6.42%) Network Architecture
8 7 (6.42%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (6.42%) Project Management
9 6 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (5.50%) Test Management
9 6 (5.50%) Coaching
9 6 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.50%) Change Control
10 5 (4.59%) OpenUP
10 5 (4.59%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (3.67%) Business Continuity Planning
11 4 (3.67%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.43%) Python
2 17 (15.60%) Shell Script
3 16 (14.68%) PHP
4 15 (13.76%) Perl
5 12 (11.01%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 64 (58.72%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (55.05%) CCNP
3 15 (13.76%) CCIP
3 15 (13.76%) CCSP
4 13 (11.93%) CCIE
4 13 (11.93%) CCDP
5 11 (10.09%) JNCIS
6 8 (7.34%) CCNA
7 6 (5.50%) JNCIA
8 5 (4.59%) Degree
9 4 (3.67%) JNCIP
9 4 (3.67%) CCSE
9 4 (3.67%) CCDA
9 4 (3.67%) CCSA
10 2 (1.83%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (31.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (17.43%) VMware ESX
3 14 (12.84%) Xen
3 14 (12.84%) KVM
4 4 (3.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.83%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.83%) XenApp
5 2 (1.83%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 12 (11.01%) Cacti
2 11 (10.09%) Nagios
3 3 (2.75%) OpenView
4 2 (1.83%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.83%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 84 (77.06%) Cisco
2 45 (41.28%) VMware
3 24 (22.02%) Juniper
4 23 (21.10%) Red Hat
5 13 (11.93%) F5
6 6 (5.50%) CheckPoint
7 5 (4.59%) HP
8 3 (2.75%) BT
9 2 (1.83%) EMC
9 2 (1.83%) Citrix
9 2 (1.83%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.83%) Symantec
9 2 (1.83%) Sophos
9 2 (1.83%) AVG
9 2 (1.83%) NetApp
9 2 (1.83%) NetScout
9 2 (1.83%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.83%) Kaspersky
9 2 (1.83%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.83%) SolarWinds
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