The table below looks at the statistics for L2TP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 611 - 621
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 17 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.037% - 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% - 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 7
Average salary £45,000 - £48,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 - £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £32,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+69.23% -21.68%
L2TP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7731 7595 9355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.92% 16.46% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6499 6330 7885
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

L2TP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing L2TP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

L2TP Jobs Demand Trend in London

L2TP
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing L2TP across the London region.

L2TP Salary Trend in London

L2TP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing L2TP across the London region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

L2TP Salary Histogram in London

L2TP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing L2TP within the London region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
City of London - 11 £32,500 -
L2TP
England

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 40 (100.00%) Cisco
2 37 (92.50%) PPP
3 36 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (90.00%) IPsec
4 30 (75.00%) CCNP
5 27 (67.50%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (60.00%) VPN
7 22 (55.00%) Cisco PIX
8 19 (47.50%) DSL
8 19 (47.50%) BGP
9 18 (45.00%) CCIP
10 15 (37.50%) MPLS
11 11 (27.50%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (25.00%) Firewall
12 10 (25.00%) OSPF
13 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
13 9 (22.50%) VoIP
14 8 (20.00%) IPv4
15 7 (17.50%) Linux
15 7 (17.50%) VMware
15 7 (17.50%) Network Management
16 6 (15.00%) LAN
16 6 (15.00%) WAN
16 6 (15.00%) Ethernet
16 6 (15.00%) Juniper
17 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
17 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
17 5 (12.50%) Nagios
17 5 (12.50%) VMware ESX
17 5 (12.50%) Games

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 37 (92.50%) PPP
2 36 (90.00%) IPsec
3 27 (67.50%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (60.00%) VPN
5 22 (55.00%) Cisco PIX
6 19 (47.50%) BGP
6 19 (47.50%) DSL
7 15 (37.50%) MPLS
8 11 (27.50%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (25.00%) OSPF
9 10 (25.00%) Firewall
10 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
10 9 (22.50%) VoIP
11 8 (20.00%) IPv4
12 6 (15.00%) WAN
12 6 (15.00%) Ethernet
12 6 (15.00%) LAN
13 5 (12.50%) Junos
14 4 (10.00%) Wireless
14 4 (10.00%) SSL
General
1 5 (12.50%) Games
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (2.50%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (2.50%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (2.50%) IP Engineer
3 1 (2.50%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Mac OS X
3 3 (7.50%) UNIX
4 2 (5.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Network Management
2 5 (12.50%) Change Control
2 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (7.50%) Project Management
3 3 (7.50%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 36 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (75.00%) CCNP
3 18 (45.00%) CCIP
4 4 (10.00%) CCIE
5 3 (7.50%) CCNA
5 3 (7.50%) CISSP
5 3 (7.50%) JNCIP
5 3 (7.50%) JNCIE
6 2 (5.00%) Degree
6 2 (5.00%) JNCIA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Nagios
1 5 (12.50%) Cacti
2 3 (7.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (17.50%) VMware
3 6 (15.00%) Juniper
4 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.50%) Foundry