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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 586 - 619
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 22 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.053% - 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% - 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 9
Average salary £52,500 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +21.21%
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
7089 6793 8809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.16% 15.89% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5997 5493 7466
Average salary £49,011 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.97% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
City of London - 15 £51,000 - 1
L2TP
England

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (90.70%) Cisco
1 39 (90.70%) IPsec
2 36 (83.72%) PPP
3 34 (79.07%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (72.09%) CCNP
4 31 (72.09%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (58.14%) VPN
6 19 (44.19%) BGP
6 19 (44.19%) Cisco PIX
7 18 (41.86%) DSL
8 14 (32.56%) MPLS
8 14 (32.56%) Linux
8 14 (32.56%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (30.23%) VMware
9 13 (30.23%) CCIP
9 13 (30.23%) IPv4
10 10 (23.26%) Red Hat
11 9 (20.93%) VMware ESX
12 8 (18.60%) Network Management
13 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (16.28%) Cacti
13 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
13 7 (16.28%) Nagios
13 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
14 6 (13.95%) Firewall
15 5 (11.63%) OSPF
16 4 (9.30%) PPTP
16 4 (9.30%) Juniper
16 4 (9.30%) Python
16 4 (9.30%) PHP

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) Apache
1 1 (2.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Route 53
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 39 (90.70%) IPsec
2 36 (83.72%) PPP
3 31 (72.09%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (58.14%) VPN
5 19 (44.19%) BGP
5 19 (44.19%) Cisco PIX
6 18 (41.86%) DSL
7 14 (32.56%) MPLS
7 14 (32.56%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (30.23%) IPv4
9 6 (13.95%) Firewall
10 5 (11.63%) OSPF
11 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
11 4 (9.30%) PPTP
11 4 (9.30%) LAN
11 4 (9.30%) VoIP
11 4 (9.30%) WAN
11 4 (9.30%) Ethernet
11 4 (9.30%) OpenVPN
12 3 (6.98%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) MySQL
1 4 (9.30%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
General
1 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Network Engineer
2 4 (9.30%) Administrator
2 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (2.33%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (2.33%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (2.33%) IP Engineer
4 1 (2.33%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.33%) UNIX
4 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.33%) Debian
4 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Network Management
2 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
3 4 (9.30%) Change Control
3 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
3 4 (9.30%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (6.98%) Project Management
5 1 (2.33%) Online Security
5 1 (2.33%) Network Design
5 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) PHP
1 4 (9.30%) Python
2 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (79.07%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (72.09%) CCNP
3 13 (30.23%) CCIP
4 4 (9.30%) Degree
5 3 (6.98%) CCNA
6 2 (4.65%) JNCIA
6 2 (4.65%) CCIE
7 1 (2.33%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.33%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.33%) CISSP
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) VMware ESX
2 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.30%) KVM
3 4 (9.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Nagios
1 7 (16.28%) Cacti
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 39 (90.70%) Cisco
2 13 (30.23%) VMware
3 10 (23.26%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.30%) Juniper
5 1 (2.33%) Foundry
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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