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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 431 448 433
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 17 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.027% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 6
Average salary £45,000 £33,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.33% +20.90%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+46.15% +18.18%
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
4253 5090 4837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.75% 22.56% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3409 3776 3748
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 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 August 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 +22 15 £45,000 +69.81% 3
Surrey +15 2 £60,000 +9.09%
West Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
L2TP
England

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 36 (90.00%) IPsec
3 32 (80.00%) VPN
4 28 (70.00%) MPLS
5 27 (67.50%) OSPF
5 27 (67.50%) BGP
6 26 (65.00%) SSL
7 25 (62.50%) Firewall
8 22 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (52.50%) EIGRP
10 18 (45.00%) DNS
11 17 (42.50%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
13 15 (37.50%) IPv4
14 14 (35.00%) PPP
14 14 (35.00%) VMware
15 13 (32.50%) Juniper
16 12 (30.00%) WAN
17 11 (27.50%) Broadband
17 11 (27.50%) OpenVPN
17 11 (27.50%) Data Centre
18 10 (25.00%) Network Design
18 10 (25.00%) Load Balancing
19 9 (22.50%) CCSP
19 9 (22.50%) DSL
20 8 (20.00%) Wireless
20 8 (20.00%) CCNP
20 8 (20.00%) 3G
20 8 (20.00%) Linux
20 8 (20.00%) Network Architecture

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) IIS
1 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (90.00%) IPsec
2 32 (80.00%) VPN
3 28 (70.00%) MPLS
4 27 (67.50%) OSPF
4 27 (67.50%) BGP
5 26 (65.00%) SSL
6 25 (62.50%) Firewall
7 22 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (52.50%) EIGRP
9 18 (45.00%) DNS
10 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
11 15 (37.50%) IPv4
12 14 (35.00%) PPP
13 12 (30.00%) WAN
14 11 (27.50%) Broadband
14 11 (27.50%) OpenVPN
15 9 (22.50%) DSL
16 8 (20.00%) 3G
16 8 (20.00%) Wireless
16 8 (20.00%) 4G
General
1 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Design Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Network Design Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) IP Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Support
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Provisioning Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Network Support
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) IP Network Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (7.50%) Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) UNIX
3 4 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Network Design
1 10 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 6 (15.00%) ITIL
4 5 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (12.50%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (7.50%) OpenUP
5 3 (7.50%) Change Management
5 3 (7.50%) Test Management
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.00%) Application Performance Management
7 1 (2.50%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Perl
1 4 (10.00%) Python
1 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (7.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (22.50%) CCSP
3 8 (20.00%) CCNP
4 7 (17.50%) CCIP
4 7 (17.50%) CCNA
4 7 (17.50%) JNCIA
5 6 (15.00%) CCIE
6 5 (12.50%) CCDP
6 5 (12.50%) JNCIS
7 3 (7.50%) MCITP
7 3 (7.50%) Degree
7 3 (7.50%) MCSE
7 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.00%) VMware ESX
3 5 (12.50%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 38 (95.00%) Cisco
2 14 (35.00%) VMware
3 13 (32.50%) Juniper
4 7 (17.50%) F5
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.50%) Citrix
6 2 (5.00%) Ipanema Technologies
7 1 (2.50%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.50%) BT
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 17 days ago