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 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 418 437 437
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 23 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.085% 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 0.41% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 9
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £24,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,500 £62,500
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4717 4854 5317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.99% 20.72% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3551 3779 4236
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

L2TP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 April 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 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
Berkshire +6 15 £52,500 +116.49%
Buckinghamshire - 8 £50,000 -
L2TP
England

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 38 (95.00%) Cisco
2 37 (92.50%) IPsec
3 32 (80.00%) BGP
3 32 (80.00%) MPLS
4 29 (72.50%) Firewall
5 28 (70.00%) OSPF
6 27 (67.50%) VPN
7 25 (62.50%) EIGRP
7 25 (62.50%) SSL
8 22 (55.00%) PPP
9 21 (52.50%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (47.50%) CCNP
11 16 (40.00%) DNS
12 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
12 14 (35.00%) VMware
12 14 (35.00%) xDSL
13 13 (32.50%) Load Balancing
14 12 (30.00%) Network Design
14 12 (30.00%) IPv4
14 12 (30.00%) Juniper
15 11 (27.50%) SNMP
15 11 (27.50%) WAN
15 11 (27.50%) ITIL
15 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (25.00%) F5
17 9 (22.50%) Broadband
17 9 (22.50%) CCSP
18 8 (20.00%) CCIE
18 8 (20.00%) OpenVPN
18 8 (20.00%) Cisco ASA

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 37 (92.50%) IPsec
2 32 (80.00%) MPLS
2 32 (80.00%) BGP
3 29 (72.50%) Firewall
4 28 (70.00%) OSPF
5 27 (67.50%) VPN
6 25 (62.50%) SSL
6 25 (62.50%) EIGRP
7 22 (55.00%) PPP
8 16 (40.00%) DNS
9 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
9 14 (35.00%) xDSL
10 12 (30.00%) IPv4
11 11 (27.50%) SNMP
11 11 (27.50%) WAN
12 9 (22.50%) Broadband
13 8 (20.00%) OpenVPN
13 8 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (17.50%) Unified Communications
14 7 (17.50%) ISDN
General
1 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Design Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Team Leader
2 7 (17.50%) Network Design Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Network Team Leader
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) IP Network Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Network Support
7 2 (5.00%) IP Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Design Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Support Team Leader
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Design Authority
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Core Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) UNIX
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Load Balancing
2 12 (30.00%) Network Design
3 11 (27.50%) ITIL
4 8 (20.00%) Network Architecture
5 7 (17.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (17.50%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) Stress Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.00%) Network Management
6 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.50%) Test Management
8 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.00%) Network Planning
9 1 (2.50%) OpenUP
9 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (2.50%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) Perl
1 3 (7.50%) Python
1 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (47.50%) CCNP
3 9 (22.50%) CCSP
4 8 (20.00%) CCIE
5 6 (15.00%) CCIP
5 6 (15.00%) JNCIS
5 6 (15.00%) CCDP
6 5 (12.50%) CCNA
7 4 (10.00%) JNCIP
8 3 (7.50%) JNCIA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.00%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 38 (95.00%) Cisco
2 14 (35.00%) VMware
3 12 (30.00%) Juniper
4 10 (25.00%) F5
5 2 (5.00%) NetScout
5 2 (5.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.00%) BT
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