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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 840 874 834
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -40
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 41 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.027% 0.024%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 17
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -19.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £29,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+52.54% +7.27%
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
17427 19744 17808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.81% 18.16% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14555 15719 14467
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
South East +22 18 £45,000 +69.81% 3
London -5 17 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £50,000 -
L2TP
UK

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 85 (80.19%) IPsec
2 77 (72.64%) Cisco
3 75 (70.75%) VPN
4 67 (63.21%) BGP
5 56 (52.83%) MPLS
5 56 (52.83%) Firewall
6 49 (46.23%) Cisco Certification
7 47 (44.34%) OSPF
8 46 (43.40%) VMware
9 44 (41.51%) PPP
10 40 (37.74%) DNS
10 40 (37.74%) Linux
11 39 (36.79%) SSL
11 39 (36.79%) TCP/IP
11 39 (36.79%) CCNP
12 37 (34.91%) Cisco ASA
12 37 (34.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 36 (33.96%) EIGRP
14 34 (32.08%) Data Centre
15 30 (28.30%) IPv4
16 29 (27.36%) UNIX
16 29 (27.36%) WAN
17 26 (24.53%) Broadband
17 26 (24.53%) Juniper
17 26 (24.53%) PPTP
17 26 (24.53%) OpenVPN
18 24 (22.64%) Load Balancing
18 24 (22.64%) Perl
19 23 (21.70%) Python
20 22 (20.75%) Telecoms

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (10.38%) Apache
1 11 (10.38%) nginx
2 7 (6.60%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.83%) IIS
6 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) MS Office
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 85 (80.19%) IPsec
2 75 (70.75%) VPN
3 67 (63.21%) BGP
4 56 (52.83%) MPLS
4 56 (52.83%) Firewall
5 47 (44.34%) OSPF
6 44 (41.51%) PPP
7 40 (37.74%) DNS
8 39 (36.79%) SSL
8 39 (36.79%) TCP/IP
9 37 (34.91%) Cisco ASA
10 36 (33.96%) EIGRP
11 30 (28.30%) IPv4
12 29 (27.36%) WAN
13 26 (24.53%) Broadband
13 26 (24.53%) PPTP
13 26 (24.53%) OpenVPN
14 22 (20.75%) HSRP
15 21 (19.81%) VLAN
16 20 (18.87%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.92%) MySQL
2 14 (13.21%) MariaDB
3 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.94%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 22 (20.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.83%) Retail
3 1 (0.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.94%) Games
3 1 (0.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 67 (63.21%) Network Engineer
2 20 (18.87%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (13.21%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (12.26%) Administrator
5 8 (7.55%) Implementation Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 7 (6.60%) Network Design Engineer
6 7 (6.60%) Design Engineer
6 7 (6.60%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (6.60%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 2 (1.89%) IP Engineer
10 2 (1.89%) Provisioning Engineer
10 2 (1.89%) Senior Network Support
10 2 (1.89%) Senior Network Support Engineer
10 2 (1.89%) Network Support
10 2 (1.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.38%) Web Services
2 3 (2.83%) LAMP
2 3 (2.83%) CSS
3 1 (0.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 34 (32.08%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.77%) Clustering
5 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (37.74%) Linux
2 29 (27.36%) UNIX
3 17 (16.04%) Windows
4 12 (11.32%) CentOS
4 12 (11.32%) Debian
4 12 (11.32%) Ubuntu
5 10 (9.43%) Amazon Linux
6 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.94%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.94%) Solaris
8 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.94%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.64%) Load Balancing
2 21 (19.81%) Network Design
3 16 (15.09%) ITIL
4 14 (13.21%) Mentoring
5 10 (9.43%) Coaching
5 10 (9.43%) Project Management
6 9 (8.49%) Business Continuity
6 9 (8.49%) Business Continuity Planning
6 9 (8.49%) Network Architecture
7 8 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (7.55%) BCP
7 8 (7.55%) DDoS Mitigation
8 6 (5.66%) Test Management
8 6 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.72%) Change Management
10 4 (3.77%) Data Management
10 4 (3.77%) Project Planning
10 4 (3.77%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.77%) DevOps
10 4 (3.77%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.64%) Perl
2 23 (21.70%) Python
3 19 (17.92%) Shell Script
4 12 (11.32%) PowerShell
4 12 (11.32%) Bash Shell
4 12 (11.32%) PHP
5 9 (8.49%) Ruby
6 6 (5.66%) SQL
7 2 (1.89%) Java
8 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (46.23%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (36.79%) CCNP
3 16 (15.09%) CCDP
4 14 (13.21%) CCNA
5 13 (12.26%) CCSP
6 12 (11.32%) JNCIA
7 10 (9.43%) JNCIS
7 10 (9.43%) CCIP
8 8 (7.55%) CCIE
8 8 (7.55%) CCDA
8 8 (7.55%) CCSA
8 8 (7.55%) CCSE
9 7 (6.60%) Security Cleared
10 6 (5.66%) Degree
11 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.83%) MCITP
11 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (2.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.94%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 37 (34.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (18.87%) Xen
3 15 (14.15%) VMware ESX
4 12 (11.32%) KVM
5 9 (8.49%) VirtualBox
6 5 (4.72%) FreeRADIUS
7 4 (3.77%) Active Directory
8 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.89%) XenApp
9 1 (0.94%) Postfix
9 1 (0.94%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (16.98%) Nagios
2 9 (8.49%) ZABBIX
3 7 (6.60%) Puppet
3 7 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.60%) Ansible
4 5 (4.72%) Cacti
5 2 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.94%) OpenView
6 1 (0.94%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.94%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 77 (72.64%) Cisco
2 46 (43.40%) VMware
3 26 (24.53%) Juniper
4 18 (16.98%) Red Hat
5 10 (9.43%) F5
6 8 (7.55%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
8 5 (4.72%) Citrix
9 4 (3.77%) Oracle
10 3 (2.83%) HP
11 2 (1.89%) EMC
11 2 (1.89%) Symantec
11 2 (1.89%) Sophos
11 2 (1.89%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.89%) Kaspersky
11 2 (1.89%) AVG
11 2 (1.89%) Ipanema Technologies
11 2 (1.89%) NetApp
12 1 (0.94%) Sandvine
12 1 (0.94%) SolarWinds
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