The table below looks at the statistics for L2TP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 904 896 925
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 19 65 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.061% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.34% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 58 41
Median salary £31,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +33.33%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16860 19137 20239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.16% 17.87% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13984 15332 16204
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

L2TP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

L2TP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

L2TP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing L2TP within the UK.

L2TP Salary Trend in the UK

L2TP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing L2TP over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 within the UK.

L2TP Salary Histogram in the UK

L2TP
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing L2TP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -22 16 £30,000 -40.00% 2
Berkshire +10 6 £50,000 -4.76% 2
South East +7 6 £50,000 - 2
Reading +14 5 £51,250 -2.38% 2
West Midlands -8 5 £30,000 -7.69%
Birmingham -7 4 £30,000 -7.69%
North West +11 2 £27,000 -34.14%
Rochdale +6 2 £27,000 -34.14%
Scotland +4 2 £32,500 - 1
Manchester +2 2 £27,000 -34.14%
Glasgow - 2 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire +1 1 £42,500 -15.00%
London -6 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Ipswich - 1 £50,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £50,000 -
East of England - 1 £50,000 -

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 with a requirement for L2TP.

1 43 (84.31%) BGP
2 40 (78.43%) WAN
3 38 (74.51%) MPLS
4 37 (72.55%) OSPF
5 35 (68.63%) EIGRP
6 30 (58.82%) VMware
7 28 (54.90%) Linux
8 27 (52.94%) IPv4
9 26 (50.98%) Cisco
9 26 (50.98%) Firewall
10 25 (49.02%) IPsec
10 25 (49.02%) Cisco Certification
11 24 (47.06%) LAN
11 24 (47.06%) SNMP
12 23 (45.10%) VLAN
13 20 (39.22%) VPN
13 20 (39.22%) Perl
14 18 (35.29%) MySQL
14 18 (35.29%) IPv6
14 18 (35.29%) Telecoms
15 17 (33.33%) LAMP
15 17 (33.33%) PPP
15 17 (33.33%) PHP
15 17 (33.33%) Apache
15 17 (33.33%) SSL
16 16 (31.37%) Load Balancing
16 16 (31.37%) Presales
17 15 (29.41%) CCNP
17 15 (29.41%) CCNA
18 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (33.33%) Apache
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.96%) CloudFront
1 1 (1.96%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 43 (84.31%) BGP
2 40 (78.43%) WAN
3 38 (74.51%) MPLS
4 37 (72.55%) OSPF
5 35 (68.63%) EIGRP
6 27 (52.94%) IPv4
7 26 (50.98%) Firewall
8 25 (49.02%) IPsec
9 24 (47.06%) LAN
9 24 (47.06%) SNMP
10 23 (45.10%) VLAN
11 20 (39.22%) VPN
12 18 (35.29%) IPv6
13 17 (33.33%) PPP
13 17 (33.33%) SSL
14 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
15 11 (21.57%) Ethernet
15 11 (21.57%) xDSL
16 10 (19.61%) Broadband
17 9 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) MySQL
2 1 (1.96%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Advertising
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
2 1 (1.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 17 (33.33%) Administrator
2 17 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (31.37%) Linux Administrator
3 16 (31.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 15 (29.41%) Telecoms Administrator
5 9 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (15.69%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) Implementation Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 6 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (11.76%) Senior Implementation Engineer
8 6 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (9.80%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 5 (9.80%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
10 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (7.84%) Network Operations Engineer
10 4 (7.84%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) LAMP
2 3 (5.88%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) HTML5
3 1 (1.96%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.96%) SOAP
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.96%) PKI
3 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (54.90%) Linux
2 8 (15.69%) Unix
3 7 (13.73%) Windows
4 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (9.80%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.96%) CentOS
7 1 (1.96%) Debian
7 1 (1.96%) Fedora
7 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Load Balancing
1 16 (31.37%) Presales
2 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
3 9 (17.65%) ITIL
4 8 (15.69%) Network Design
4 8 (15.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (13.73%) Business Continuity
5 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (13.73%) Project Management
6 6 (11.76%) BCP
6 6 (11.76%) Business Continuity Planning
6 6 (11.76%) Coaching
6 6 (11.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 6 (11.76%) Service Design
6 6 (11.76%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 5 (9.80%) ITIL V3
8 4 (7.84%) Process Management
9 3 (5.88%) Change Management
9 3 (5.88%) Network Management
10 2 (3.92%) Fault Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) Perl
2 17 (33.33%) PHP
3 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.84%) Python
5 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (49.02%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (29.41%) CCNA
2 15 (29.41%) CCNP
3 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
4 6 (11.76%) CCIE
4 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (9.80%) JNCIA
5 5 (9.80%) MCITP
5 5 (9.80%) MCSA
5 5 (9.80%) MCSE
5 5 (9.80%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (5.88%) CCSP
7 2 (3.92%) CCIP
7 2 (3.92%) JNCIE
7 2 (3.92%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.92%) MCP
8 1 (1.96%) CCDA
8 1 (1.96%) CCSA
8 1 (1.96%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) RMADS
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.80%) VMware ESX
3 5 (9.80%) XenApp
3 5 (9.80%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.96%) vSphere
4 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Backup Exec
1 5 (9.80%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (3.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.96%) Cacti
Vendors
1 30 (58.82%) VMware
2 26 (50.98%) Cisco
3 12 (23.53%) Juniper
4 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
4 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.76%) Extreme Networks
5 6 (11.76%) NetApp
5 6 (11.76%) Sophos
6 5 (9.80%) AVG
6 5 (9.80%) Citrix
6 5 (9.80%) EMC
6 5 (9.80%) HP
6 5 (9.80%) Kaseya
6 5 (9.80%) Kaspersky
6 5 (9.80%) Ruckus Wireless
6 5 (9.80%) SonicWALL
6 5 (9.80%) Symantec
7 3 (5.88%) F5
7 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.92%) Foundry
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