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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 874 930 940
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +10
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 36 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.033% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 12
Median salary £48,750 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,900 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +38.46%

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
16133 18186 20683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.94% 16.60% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13195 15112 16297
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 September 2016 within the UK.

L2TP Salary Histogram in the UK

L2TP
Top 10 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 September 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 +49 36 £48,750 -2.50% 1
London +70 22 £51,000 -7.27%
South East +34 13 £32,500 -27.77% 1
City of London - 12 £51,000 -
Southampton - 11 £32,500 - 1
Hampshire - 11 £32,500 - 1
Berkshire +15 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Reading +12 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 -

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 48 (97.96%) BGP
2 47 (95.92%) Cisco
3 46 (93.88%) MPLS
4 35 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (65.31%) Linux
6 31 (63.27%) Juniper
7 29 (59.18%) CCNP
7 29 (59.18%) OSPF
7 29 (59.18%) IPsec
8 26 (53.06%) CCNA
8 26 (53.06%) PPP
8 26 (53.06%) Data Centre
9 22 (44.90%) SNMP
10 20 (40.82%) Broadband
11 19 (38.78%) Change Management
11 19 (38.78%) Cisco IOS
12 18 (36.73%) VPN
13 16 (32.65%) TACACS
13 16 (32.65%) VLAN
14 15 (30.61%) Network Design
15 14 (28.57%) Huawei
15 14 (28.57%) Firewall
15 14 (28.57%) IPv6
15 14 (28.57%) VoIP
15 14 (28.57%) Python
16 13 (26.53%) Windows
16 13 (26.53%) DHCP
16 13 (26.53%) Ethernet
16 13 (26.53%) Junos
17 12 (24.49%) Network Management

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 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 48 (97.96%) BGP
2 46 (93.88%) MPLS
3 29 (59.18%) IPsec
3 29 (59.18%) OSPF
4 26 (53.06%) PPP
5 22 (44.90%) SNMP
6 20 (40.82%) Broadband
7 19 (38.78%) Cisco IOS
8 18 (36.73%) VPN
9 16 (32.65%) TACACS
9 16 (32.65%) VLAN
10 14 (28.57%) Firewall
10 14 (28.57%) IPv6
10 14 (28.57%) VoIP
11 13 (26.53%) DHCP
11 13 (26.53%) Ethernet
11 13 (26.53%) Junos
12 12 (24.49%) IPv4
12 12 (24.49%) VPLS
13 11 (22.45%) RTP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (14.29%) Games
2 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.20%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 35 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Broadband Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) IP Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Test Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Network Operations Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Games Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Technician
6 1 (2.04%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Senior Technician
6 1 (2.04%) Server Technician
6 1 (2.04%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (53.06%) Data Centre
2 11 (22.45%) Statistics
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.04%) iPad
5 1 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 32 (65.31%) Linux
2 13 (26.53%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Change Management
2 15 (30.61%) Network Design
3 12 (24.49%) Functional Testing
3 12 (24.49%) Network Management
3 12 (24.49%) Non-Functional Testing
3 12 (24.49%) Test Automation
4 9 (18.37%) Change Control
4 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
5 7 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 5 (10.20%) ITIL
7 3 (6.12%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.12%) ITSM
7 3 (6.12%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Server Hardening
8 2 (4.08%) Fault Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.08%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) Python
2 5 (10.20%) Perl
3 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.08%) PHP
4 2 (4.08%) SQL
5 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (59.18%) CCNP
3 26 (53.06%) CCNA
4 9 (18.37%) CCIE
5 4 (8.16%) JNCIE
6 3 (6.12%) Degree
6 3 (6.12%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.04%) MCITP
7 1 (2.04%) MCP
7 1 (2.04%) MCSA
7 1 (2.04%) MCSE
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.12%) NFS
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) XenApp
4 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) Nagios
2 7 (14.29%) Cacti
3 5 (10.20%) OpenNMS
4 2 (4.08%) Puppet
4 2 (4.08%) RANCID
4 2 (4.08%) SCCM
4 2 (4.08%) SCOM
5 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 47 (95.92%) Cisco
2 31 (63.27%) Juniper
3 14 (28.57%) Huawei
4 12 (24.49%) Nokia
5 7 (14.29%) Brocade
5 7 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (8.16%) Ericsson
6 4 (8.16%) Foundry
7 3 (6.12%) Extreme Networks
7 3 (6.12%) F5
7 3 (6.12%) Riverbed
8 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.08%) Redback
8 2 (4.08%) Sophos
8 2 (4.08%) ZyXEL
9 1 (2.04%) AVG
9 1 (2.04%) Citrix
9 1 (2.04%) EMC
9 1 (2.04%) HP
9 1 (2.04%) Ruckus Wireless
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