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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 840 830 851
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 29 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.024% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 18
Average salary £51,250 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.15% +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £27,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -47.61%
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
19575 18136 20292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.89% 17.83% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15648 14758 16868
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +8 23 £52,500 -19.23% 3
South East -24 5 £26,500 -3.63% 4
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
L2TP
UK

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 58 (98.31%) Cisco
2 57 (96.61%) IPsec
3 55 (93.22%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (91.53%) PPP
5 46 (77.97%) CCNP
6 39 (66.10%) BGP
7 38 (64.41%) VPN
8 37 (62.71%) MPLS
9 33 (55.93%) OSPF
10 32 (54.24%) DSL
11 27 (45.76%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (38.98%) Cisco PIX
13 22 (37.29%) Cisco IOS
13 22 (37.29%) Firewall
14 21 (35.59%) CCIP
15 19 (32.20%) Linux
16 18 (30.51%) WAN
16 18 (30.51%) CCNA
17 16 (27.12%) VoIP
17 16 (27.12%) Ethernet
17 16 (27.12%) Network Management
18 14 (23.73%) Juniper
18 14 (23.73%) VLAN
19 13 (22.03%) xDSL
20 11 (18.64%) UNIX
20 11 (18.64%) Junos
21 10 (16.95%) Windows
22 9 (15.25%) SNMP
22 9 (15.25%) VMware
22 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.69%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 57 (96.61%) IPsec
2 54 (91.53%) PPP
3 39 (66.10%) BGP
4 38 (64.41%) VPN
5 37 (62.71%) MPLS
6 33 (55.93%) OSPF
7 32 (54.24%) DSL
8 27 (45.76%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (38.98%) Cisco PIX
10 22 (37.29%) Cisco IOS
10 22 (37.29%) Firewall
11 18 (30.51%) WAN
12 16 (27.12%) VoIP
12 16 (27.12%) Ethernet
13 14 (23.73%) VLAN
14 13 (22.03%) xDSL
15 11 (18.64%) Junos
16 9 (15.25%) SNMP
17 8 (13.56%) RTP
17 8 (13.56%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) MySQL
General
1 6 (10.17%) Games
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (74.58%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (6.78%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (6.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (3.39%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Senior Technician
5 1 (1.69%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (1.69%) IP Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Network Administrator
5 1 (1.69%) Project Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Security Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Administrator
5 1 (1.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Statistics
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) SecurID
3 1 (1.69%) PKI
3 1 (1.69%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Linux
2 11 (18.64%) UNIX
3 10 (16.95%) Windows
4 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.08%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.39%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Network Management
2 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
3 8 (13.56%) ITIL
4 7 (11.86%) Change Management
5 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.17%) Change Control
6 4 (6.78%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.39%) Stress Testing
8 1 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.69%) WAN Optimisation
8 1 (1.69%) Time Management
8 1 (1.69%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) Perl
2 5 (8.47%) Python
2 5 (8.47%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.69%) PHP
3 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (93.22%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (77.97%) CCNP
3 21 (35.59%) CCIP
4 18 (30.51%) CCNA
5 7 (11.86%) CCIE
6 3 (5.08%) JNCIA
6 3 (5.08%) JNCIP
6 3 (5.08%) JNCIE
6 3 (5.08%) CCSP
6 3 (5.08%) CISSP
7 2 (3.39%) Degree
8 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.69%) MCITP
8 1 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.69%) MCSE
8 1 (1.69%) MCSA
8 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) VMware ESX
1 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.69%) XenApp
2 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Nagios
2 6 (10.17%) Cacti
3 3 (5.08%) OpenView
4 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 58 (98.31%) Cisco
2 14 (23.73%) Juniper
3 9 (15.25%) VMware
4 6 (10.17%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.17%) F5
5 3 (5.08%) Foundry
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.69%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.69%) AVG
7 1 (1.69%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (1.69%) Crossbeam
7 1 (1.69%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.69%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.69%) Kaseya
7 1 (1.69%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) EMC
7 1 (1.69%) Nortel
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix
7 1 (1.69%) CA
7 1 (1.69%) NetApp
Reigate, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Computer Project Services Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago