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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 593 601 640
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +39
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 23 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.023% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.14% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 4
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £61,250 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £27,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -47.61%
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
7662 7102 8448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.50% 16.12% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6339 5947 7145
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
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 28 August 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 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
City of London +9 13 - -
L2TP
England

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (100.00%) PPP
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 34 (97.14%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (97.14%) IPsec
3 30 (85.71%) CCNP
4 26 (74.29%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (65.71%) VPN
6 22 (62.86%) Cisco PIX
7 20 (57.14%) DSL
8 18 (51.43%) CCIP
9 16 (45.71%) MPLS
9 16 (45.71%) BGP
10 10 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (28.57%) Network Management
11 9 (25.71%) VMware
11 9 (25.71%) OSPF
11 9 (25.71%) Linux
12 8 (22.86%) Firewall
13 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
13 7 (20.00%) Games
13 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
13 7 (20.00%) VoIP
13 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
13 7 (20.00%) Nagios
13 7 (20.00%) IPv4
13 7 (20.00%) Change Control
13 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (20.00%) Cacti

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (100.00%) PPP
2 34 (97.14%) IPsec
3 26 (74.29%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (65.71%) VPN
5 22 (62.86%) Cisco PIX
6 20 (57.14%) DSL
7 16 (45.71%) MPLS
7 16 (45.71%) BGP
8 10 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (25.71%) OSPF
10 8 (22.86%) Firewall
11 7 (20.00%) VoIP
11 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 7 (20.00%) IPv4
12 4 (11.43%) SSL
12 4 (11.43%) WAN
12 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
12 4 (11.43%) EIGRP
13 3 (8.57%) Telnet
13 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Network Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Project Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) IP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.57%) UNIX
3 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.71%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Network Management
2 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
3 3 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.86%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 34 (97.14%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (85.71%) CCNP
3 18 (51.43%) CCIP
4 4 (11.43%) CCIE
5 3 (8.57%) JNCIP
5 3 (8.57%) JNCIE
5 3 (8.57%) CISSP
6 2 (5.71%) CCNA
6 2 (5.71%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Nagios
1 7 (20.00%) Cacti
2 3 (8.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (25.71%) VMware
3 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.57%) Juniper
4 3 (8.57%) Foundry
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