The table below looks at the statistics for L2TP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 128 153 138
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -15
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.33% 0.088% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 0.32% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +53.84%
L2TP
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
499 618 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.83% 27.15% 31.24%
Number of salaries quoted 372 384 390
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

L2TP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing L2TP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

L2TP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

L2TP
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing L2TP across the Reading region.

L2TP Salary Trend in Reading

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for L2TP.

1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) PPP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) IPsec
1 10 (100.00%) xDSL
2 7 (70.00%) Juniper
2 7 (70.00%) EIGRP
2 7 (70.00%) IPv4
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) SSL
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
2 7 (70.00%) Broadband
2 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (70.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (60.00%) Ethernet
4 5 (50.00%) CCIE
4 5 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) ITSM
6 3 (30.00%) Change Management

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) IPsec
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) PPP
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) xDSL
2 7 (70.00%) Broadband
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (70.00%) EIGRP
2 7 (70.00%) IPv4
2 7 (70.00%) SSL
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) DSL
5 3 (30.00%) SNMP
5 3 (30.00%) X.21
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Network Support
4 2 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (70.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) ITSM
2 3 (30.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) CCIE
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) JNCIA
5 2 (20.00%) CCIP
5 2 (20.00%) CCSP
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) F5