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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 599 599 635
Rank change year-on-year
0 +36
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 24 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.023% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.14% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 4
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £61,250 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £28,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -45.23%
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
7687 7056 8737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 15.94% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6343 5950 7402
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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 15 £32,500 +18.18% 1
L2TP
England

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (97.44%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (97.44%) PPP
3 37 (94.87%) IPsec
4 33 (84.62%) CCNP
5 28 (71.79%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (64.10%) VPN
7 24 (61.54%) Cisco PIX
8 22 (56.41%) DSL
9 20 (51.28%) CCIP
10 17 (43.59%) MPLS
10 17 (43.59%) BGP
11 10 (25.64%) OSPF
11 10 (25.64%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (25.64%) Network Management
12 9 (23.08%) Linux
12 9 (23.08%) Firewall
12 9 (23.08%) VMware
13 8 (20.51%) VoIP
13 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
14 7 (17.95%) Red Hat
14 7 (17.95%) Nagios
14 7 (17.95%) IPv4
14 7 (17.95%) VMware ESX
14 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
14 7 (17.95%) Games
14 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (17.95%) Cacti
14 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (17.95%) Change Control

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 38 (97.44%) PPP
2 37 (94.87%) IPsec
3 28 (71.79%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (64.10%) VPN
5 24 (61.54%) Cisco PIX
6 22 (56.41%) DSL
7 17 (43.59%) MPLS
7 17 (43.59%) BGP
8 10 (25.64%) OSPF
8 10 (25.64%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (23.08%) Firewall
10 8 (20.51%) VoIP
10 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
11 7 (17.95%) IPv4
12 5 (12.82%) Ethernet
12 5 (12.82%) WAN
13 4 (10.26%) LAN
13 4 (10.26%) SSL
13 4 (10.26%) EIGRP
13 4 (10.26%) Junos
General
1 7 (17.95%) Games
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Network Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) IP Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Project Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) IP Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 3 (7.69%) UNIX
4 2 (5.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Network Management
2 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
2 7 (17.95%) Change Control
3 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.56%) Project Management
4 1 (2.56%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 38 (97.44%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (84.62%) CCNP
3 20 (51.28%) CCIP
4 4 (10.26%) CCIE
5 3 (7.69%) JNCIP
5 3 (7.69%) JNCIE
5 3 (7.69%) CCNA
5 3 (7.69%) CISSP
6 2 (5.13%) Degree
7 1 (2.56%) JNCIA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) VMware ESX
1 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Nagios
1 7 (17.95%) Cacti
2 3 (7.69%) OpenView
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (23.08%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.26%) Juniper
5 3 (7.69%) Foundry
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £8k on call
Posted: 4 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Imperative People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + excellent
Posted: 5 days ago