The table below looks at the statistics for L2TP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 651 636 683
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +47
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 1 34 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.076% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.015% 0.44% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 4
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
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
6687 7731 7766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.90% 17.32% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5712 6468 6379
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

L2TP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing L2TP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing L2TP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for L2TP.

1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) BT
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) PPTP
3 1 (33.33%) RSVP
3 1 (33.33%) VRRP
3 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) CloudFront
1 1 (33.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BT 21CN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Junos
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) MRTG
3 1 (33.33%) OpenVPN
3 1 (33.33%) PPTP
3 1 (33.33%) RSVP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MariaDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IP Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
1 1 (33.33%) JNCIE
1 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cacti
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) VMware