The table below looks at the statistics for L2TP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 135 138 141
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 8 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.38% 0.25% 0.089%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% 0.82% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 2
Average salary £52,500 £38,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -11.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £42,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £55,000 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
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
615 731 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.20% 30.36% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 470 415 520
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

L2TP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing L2TP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing L2TP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

L2TP Salary Histogram in Reading

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) MPLS
1 15 (100.00%) OSPF
1 15 (100.00%) BGP
1 15 (100.00%) IPsec
2 12 (80.00%) xDSL
2 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (80.00%) WAN
2 12 (80.00%) PPP
3 10 (66.67%) IPv4
3 10 (66.67%) VPN
3 10 (66.67%) SSL
3 10 (66.67%) EIGRP
3 10 (66.67%) VMware
4 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 9 (60.00%) Juniper
5 7 (46.67%) Wireless
5 7 (46.67%) Broadband
5 7 (46.67%) F5
5 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (40.00%) CCNP
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 5 (33.33%) SNMP
7 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
7 5 (33.33%) Change Management
7 5 (33.33%) X.21

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 15 (100.00%) BGP
1 15 (100.00%) IPsec
1 15 (100.00%) MPLS
1 15 (100.00%) OSPF
2 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 12 (80.00%) PPP
2 12 (80.00%) WAN
2 12 (80.00%) xDSL
3 10 (66.67%) EIGRP
3 10 (66.67%) IPv4
3 10 (66.67%) SSL
3 10 (66.67%) VPN
4 7 (46.67%) Broadband
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (46.67%) Wireless
5 5 (33.33%) DSL
5 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 5 (33.33%) SNMP
5 5 (33.33%) X.21
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (46.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Network Support
6 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Support
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Network Management
3 3 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Perl
1 4 (26.67%) Python
1 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCNP
3 5 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) CCIE
4 4 (26.67%) CCSP
4 4 (26.67%) JNCIA
5 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) CCIP
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) Juniper
4 7 (46.67%) F5
5 3 (20.00%) EMC
5 3 (20.00%) Mitel
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 plus 20% shift
Posted: 3 days ago