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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 920 902 952
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +50
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 13 56 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.051% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.078% 0.30% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 48 29
Median salary £32,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £36,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,250 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-35.50% +25.00%

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
16761 18943 20641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.04% 17.30% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13956 15430 16500
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 June 2016 within the UK.

L2TP Salary Histogram in the UK

L2TP
Top 16 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 28 June 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 -11 11 £32,000 -36.00% 1
South East +25 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Reading +17 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Berkshire +7 4 £52,500 - 1
Rochdale - 4 £29,500 -
Manchester - 4 £29,500 -
North West - 4 £29,500 -
Scotland -3 2 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 2 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +25 1 £42,500 -15.00%
West Midlands -10 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Suffolk - 1 £50,000 -
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £42,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 38 (82.61%) BGP
2 33 (71.74%) MPLS
2 33 (71.74%) OSPF
2 33 (71.74%) WAN
3 28 (60.87%) Cisco
4 27 (58.70%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (58.70%) EIGRP
4 27 (58.70%) Firewall
5 24 (52.17%) IPsec
6 22 (47.83%) VMware
7 21 (45.65%) IPv4
7 21 (45.65%) SNMP
7 21 (45.65%) Linux
8 20 (43.48%) VPN
9 18 (39.13%) LAN
9 18 (39.13%) PPP
9 18 (39.13%) VLAN
10 17 (36.96%) CCNA
11 16 (34.78%) CCNP
11 16 (34.78%) Ethernet
11 16 (34.78%) Perl
12 15 (32.61%) SSL
13 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
13 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
13 14 (30.43%) Load Balancing
14 13 (28.26%) PHP
14 13 (28.26%) IPv6
14 13 (28.26%) Juniper
15 12 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure

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 11 (23.91%) Apache
2 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.17%) CloudFront
1 1 (2.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 38 (82.61%) BGP
2 33 (71.74%) MPLS
2 33 (71.74%) OSPF
2 33 (71.74%) WAN
3 27 (58.70%) EIGRP
3 27 (58.70%) Firewall
4 24 (52.17%) IPsec
5 21 (45.65%) IPv4
5 21 (45.65%) SNMP
6 20 (43.48%) VPN
7 18 (39.13%) LAN
7 18 (39.13%) PPP
7 18 (39.13%) VLAN
8 16 (34.78%) Ethernet
9 15 (32.61%) SSL
10 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
11 13 (28.26%) IPv6
12 12 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (23.91%) Broadband
13 11 (23.91%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Advertising
2 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Network Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Administrator
2 11 (23.91%) Linux Administrator
2 11 (23.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 11 (23.91%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (21.74%) Telecoms Administrator
4 8 (17.39%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Implementation Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Network Operations Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Implementation Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) LAMP
2 3 (6.52%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) HTML5
3 1 (2.17%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.17%) SOAP
3 1 (2.17%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Linux
2 8 (17.39%) Unix
3 7 (15.22%) Windows
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.87%) Windows 2000
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.17%) CentOS
7 1 (2.17%) Debian
7 1 (2.17%) Fedora
7 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Load Balancing
2 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
2 10 (21.74%) Presales
3 9 (19.57%) ITIL
3 9 (19.57%) Network Design
4 7 (15.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (13.04%) Business Continuity
5 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (13.04%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 6 (13.04%) Network Management
5 6 (13.04%) Project Management
5 6 (13.04%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 5 (10.87%) BCP
6 5 (10.87%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (10.87%) Coaching
6 5 (10.87%) ITIL V3
6 5 (10.87%) Process Management
6 5 (10.87%) Service Design
7 4 (8.70%) Change Management
8 2 (4.35%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) Perl
2 13 (28.26%) PHP
3 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.04%) Python
4 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.35%) SQL
6 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (58.70%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (36.96%) CCNA
3 16 (34.78%) CCNP
4 7 (15.22%) CCIE
5 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (10.87%) JNCIA
6 5 (10.87%) MCITP
6 5 (10.87%) MCSA
6 5 (10.87%) MCSE
6 5 (10.87%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
6 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
7 4 (8.70%) JNCIP
8 3 (6.52%) CCSP
9 2 (4.35%) CCIP
9 2 (4.35%) JNCIE
9 2 (4.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.17%) RMADS
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.87%) VMware ESX
4 5 (10.87%) XenApp
4 5 (10.87%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.17%) vSphere
5 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Backup Exec
1 5 (10.87%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (6.52%) Cacti
3 2 (4.35%) Nagios
3 2 (4.35%) OpenNMS
3 2 (4.35%) Puppet
3 2 (4.35%) RANCID
3 2 (4.35%) SCCM
3 2 (4.35%) SCOM
3 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Cisco
2 22 (47.83%) VMware
3 13 (28.26%) Juniper
4 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 6 (13.04%) NetApp
5 6 (13.04%) Sophos
6 5 (10.87%) AVG
6 5 (10.87%) Citrix
6 5 (10.87%) EMC
6 5 (10.87%) Extreme Networks
6 5 (10.87%) HP
6 5 (10.87%) Kaseya
6 5 (10.87%) Kaspersky
6 5 (10.87%) Ruckus Wireless
6 5 (10.87%) SonicWALL
6 5 (10.87%) Symantec
7 4 (8.70%) Brocade
7 4 (8.70%) Ericsson
7 4 (8.70%) Foundry
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