The table below looks at the statistics for L2TP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 419 410 431
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 17 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.053% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.26% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 5
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -1.51%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +19.40%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4540 4246 5077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.89% 20.51% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3492 3300 4104
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

L2TP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing L2TP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

L2TP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

L2TP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

L2TP Salary Trend in the South East

L2TP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing L2TP across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

L2TP Salary Histogram in the South East

L2TP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing L2TP within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Berkshire +13 14 £50,000 +14.94%
East Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
Hampshire -17 1 £48,500 +61.66%
L2TP
England

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 27 (90.00%) MPLS
2 26 (86.67%) IPsec
2 26 (86.67%) Cisco
3 23 (76.67%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (76.67%) BGP
4 21 (70.00%) OSPF
4 21 (70.00%) VPN
5 19 (63.33%) SSL
6 17 (56.67%) Firewall
7 16 (53.33%) EIGRP
7 16 (53.33%) CCNP
7 16 (53.33%) PPP
8 15 (50.00%) ITIL
9 13 (43.33%) WAN
9 13 (43.33%) xDSL
10 12 (40.00%) Ethernet
10 12 (40.00%) CCIE
11 11 (36.67%) Change Management
12 10 (33.33%) Juniper
12 10 (33.33%) Load Balancing
13 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (30.00%) IPv4
13 9 (30.00%) VMware
14 7 (23.33%) Wireless
14 7 (23.33%) CCNA
14 7 (23.33%) LAN
14 7 (23.33%) F5
15 6 (20.00%) Broadband
15 6 (20.00%) SNMP
16 5 (16.67%) IGMP

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 27 (90.00%) MPLS
2 26 (86.67%) IPsec
3 23 (76.67%) BGP
4 21 (70.00%) OSPF
4 21 (70.00%) VPN
5 19 (63.33%) SSL
6 17 (56.67%) Firewall
7 16 (53.33%) EIGRP
7 16 (53.33%) PPP
8 13 (43.33%) WAN
8 13 (43.33%) xDSL
9 12 (40.00%) Ethernet
10 9 (30.00%) IPv4
11 7 (23.33%) LAN
11 7 (23.33%) Wireless
12 6 (20.00%) Broadband
12 6 (20.00%) SNMP
13 5 (16.67%) WLAN
13 5 (16.67%) IGMP
13 5 (16.67%) Multicast
General
1 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Network Support
3 5 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 5 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Design Authority
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Change Management
3 10 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 5 (16.67%) OpenUP
4 5 (16.67%) Network Design
4 5 (16.67%) Network Management
4 5 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (13.33%) Stress Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Network Planning
6 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Perl
1 3 (10.00%) Python
1 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (53.33%) CCNP
3 12 (40.00%) CCIE
4 7 (23.33%) CCNA
5 5 (16.67%) CCSP
6 4 (13.33%) JNCIP
7 3 (10.00%) CCIP
7 3 (10.00%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.33%) CCDP
8 1 (3.33%) CISSP
8 1 (3.33%) VCP4
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Cisco
2 10 (33.33%) Juniper
3 9 (30.00%) VMware
4 7 (23.33%) F5
5 5 (16.67%) BT
6 2 (6.67%) NetScout
6 2 (6.67%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint