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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 601 658 607
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -51
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 33 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.026% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 2
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £59,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -15.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £54,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £63,850
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.43%
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
7805 7698 8484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.48% 15.81% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6513 6305 6994
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +24 3 £50,000 - 1
L2TP
England

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 49 (89.09%) IPsec
2 37 (67.27%) Cisco
3 34 (61.82%) VPN
4 32 (58.18%) Linux
5 29 (52.73%) PPP
5 29 (52.73%) CCNP
5 29 (52.73%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (47.27%) Cisco ASA
7 24 (43.64%) VMware
8 23 (41.82%) BGP
8 23 (41.82%) Red Hat
9 19 (34.55%) IPv4
9 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (32.73%) OpenVPN
10 18 (32.73%) Cisco IOS
10 18 (32.73%) PPTP
11 17 (30.91%) MySQL
11 17 (30.91%) MariaDB
12 16 (29.09%) PHP
12 16 (29.09%) Python
12 16 (29.09%) MPLS
12 16 (29.09%) Telecoms
13 14 (25.45%) Web Services
13 14 (25.45%) Shell Script
13 14 (25.45%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (25.45%) Xen
13 14 (25.45%) KVM
14 13 (23.64%) Amazon EC2
14 13 (23.64%) Route 53
15 12 (21.82%) Amazon Linux

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 12 (21.82%) Apache
1 12 (21.82%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (23.64%) Route 53
2 13 (23.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 49 (89.09%) IPsec
2 34 (61.82%) VPN
3 29 (52.73%) PPP
4 26 (47.27%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (41.82%) BGP
6 19 (34.55%) IPv4
7 18 (32.73%) PPTP
7 18 (32.73%) OpenVPN
7 18 (32.73%) Cisco IOS
8 16 (29.09%) MPLS
9 11 (20.00%) DSL
10 9 (16.36%) Ethernet
10 9 (16.36%) Internet
10 9 (16.36%) WAN
10 9 (16.36%) ADSL
10 9 (16.36%) LAN
11 8 (14.55%) Cisco PIX
12 6 (10.91%) Firewall
13 5 (9.09%) OSPF
14 4 (7.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) MySQL
1 17 (30.91%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
General
1 16 (29.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (58.18%) Network Engineer
2 16 (29.09%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (27.27%) Administrator
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Architect
8 1 (1.82%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.82%) Network Architect
8 1 (1.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.82%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (1.82%) Data Network Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) Web Services
2 2 (3.64%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.45%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 32 (58.18%) Linux
2 12 (21.82%) Debian
2 12 (21.82%) Ubuntu
2 12 (21.82%) CentOS
2 12 (21.82%) Amazon Linux
3 3 (5.45%) UNIX
3 3 (5.45%) Solaris
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
1 9 (16.36%) Network Management
2 7 (12.73%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (10.91%) Change Control
4 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.45%) Project Planning
5 3 (5.45%) Time Management
5 3 (5.45%) OpenUP
5 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.45%) Capacity Management
5 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (5.45%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.64%) Project Management
7 1 (1.82%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) PHP
1 16 (29.09%) Python
2 14 (25.45%) Shell Script
3 12 (21.82%) Bash Shell
3 12 (21.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (52.73%) CCNP
1 29 (52.73%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.73%) CCIP
3 5 (9.09%) Degree
4 4 (7.27%) JNCIA
5 3 (5.45%) CCIE
5 3 (5.45%) CCSP
6 2 (3.64%) CCNA
6 2 (3.64%) CCVP
System Software
1 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (25.45%) KVM
2 14 (25.45%) Xen
3 11 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) Cacti
2 9 (16.36%) Nagios
3 3 (5.45%) OpenView
4 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (67.27%) Cisco
2 24 (43.64%) VMware
3 23 (41.82%) Red Hat
4 11 (20.00%) Juniper
5 3 (5.45%) HP
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