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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 846 829 863
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +34
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 32 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.033% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.19% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 10
Average salary £51,250 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.69% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £65,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £30,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+58.33% -30.63%
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
19182 17614 21232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.99% 17.43% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15280 14335 17452
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 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +3 21 £51,250 -21.15% 1
South East -21 10 £55,000 +83.33% 3
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
L2TP
UK

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 59 (96.72%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (91.80%) Cisco
3 54 (88.52%) IPsec
4 52 (85.25%) PPP
5 45 (73.77%) CCNP
6 36 (59.02%) VPN
7 32 (52.46%) MPLS
8 31 (50.82%) Cisco ASA
9 30 (49.18%) BGP
9 30 (49.18%) DSL
10 25 (40.98%) Cisco PIX
11 24 (39.34%) OSPF
12 22 (36.07%) CCIP
13 20 (32.79%) Ethernet
13 20 (32.79%) Firewall
14 17 (27.87%) WAN
15 14 (22.95%) Network Management
16 13 (21.31%) Cisco IOS
17 11 (18.03%) Linux
17 11 (18.03%) CCIE
17 11 (18.03%) CCNA
18 10 (16.39%) TCP/IP
18 10 (16.39%) VoIP
18 10 (16.39%) VMware
19 9 (14.75%) Load Balancing
19 9 (14.75%) LAN
20 8 (13.11%) IPv4
20 8 (13.11%) SSL
20 8 (13.11%) Juniper
20 8 (13.11%) Nagios

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 54 (88.52%) IPsec
2 52 (85.25%) PPP
3 36 (59.02%) VPN
4 32 (52.46%) MPLS
5 31 (50.82%) Cisco ASA
6 30 (49.18%) BGP
6 30 (49.18%) DSL
7 25 (40.98%) Cisco PIX
8 24 (39.34%) OSPF
9 20 (32.79%) Ethernet
9 20 (32.79%) Firewall
10 17 (27.87%) WAN
11 13 (21.31%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (16.39%) TCP/IP
12 10 (16.39%) VoIP
13 9 (14.75%) LAN
14 8 (13.11%) IPv4
14 8 (13.11%) SSL
14 8 (13.11%) xDSL
15 7 (11.48%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (11.48%) Games
2 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Finance
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (81.97%) Network Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Network Support
5 3 (4.92%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) Project Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) IP Network Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) Technical Support
7 1 (1.64%) IP Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) Service Desk Technician
7 1 (1.64%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Linux
2 7 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (9.84%) UNIX
4 3 (4.92%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.28%) Windows
5 2 (3.28%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Network Management
2 9 (14.75%) Load Balancing
3 7 (11.48%) Configuration Management
3 7 (11.48%) ITIL
3 7 (11.48%) Change Control
4 6 (9.84%) Change Management
5 4 (6.56%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (4.92%) OpenUP
6 3 (4.92%) Project Management
7 1 (1.64%) Network Design
7 1 (1.64%) Time Management
7 1 (1.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.64%) Perl
1 1 (1.64%) SQL
1 1 (1.64%) Python
1 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (96.72%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (73.77%) CCNP
3 22 (36.07%) CCIP
4 11 (18.03%) CCIE
4 11 (18.03%) CCNA
5 4 (6.56%) CISSP
6 3 (4.92%) JNCIA
6 3 (4.92%) JNCIP
6 3 (4.92%) JNCIE
7 2 (3.28%) CCSP
7 2 (3.28%) Degree
8 1 (1.64%) MCITP
8 1 (1.64%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.64%) MCSE
8 1 (1.64%) MCSA
8 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (13.11%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.64%) XenApp
2 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.64%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Nagios
2 7 (11.48%) Cacti
3 3 (4.92%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (4.92%) OpenView
4 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 56 (91.80%) Cisco
2 10 (16.39%) VMware
3 8 (13.11%) Juniper
4 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.92%) Foundry
5 3 (4.92%) BT
6 1 (1.64%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.64%) Kaseya
6 1 (1.64%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) EMC
6 1 (1.64%) Citrix
6 1 (1.64%) NetApp
6 1 (1.64%) Symantec
6 1 (1.64%) Sophos
6 1 (1.64%) F5
6 1 (1.64%) AVG
6 1 (1.64%) Ruckus Wireless
Reigate, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Imperative People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + on call rota
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 21 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago