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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
UK
Rank 837 905 919
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +14
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 4 34 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.033% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.030% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 32 39
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £40,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%

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
13374 17501 19412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 17.15% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10923 14537 15658
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 25 February 2017 within the UK.

L2TP Salary Histogram in the UK

L2TP
Top 7 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +72 4 £50,000 +25.00% 5
South East +59 3 £60,000 +14.28% 3
Berkshire +48 3 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Bracknell +15 2 £60,000 +9.09% 1
London +80 1 £34,000 -32.00% 2
Reading +41 1 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £34,000 - 1

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 21 (100.00%) BGP
2 20 (95.24%) MPLS
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco
3 17 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (76.19%) CCNP
5 15 (71.43%) OSPF
5 15 (71.43%) Data Centre
6 14 (66.67%) Juniper
6 14 (66.67%) IPsec
7 13 (61.90%) Linux
8 12 (57.14%) VPN
9 11 (52.38%) CCNA
9 11 (52.38%) VoIP
10 10 (47.62%) Broadband
10 10 (47.62%) PPP
10 10 (47.62%) VLAN
11 9 (42.86%) Statistics
11 9 (42.86%) Change Management
11 9 (42.86%) RTP
11 9 (42.86%) SNMP
11 9 (42.86%) Windows
11 9 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (42.86%) Junos
12 8 (38.10%) Firewall
13 6 (28.57%) Degree
13 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (28.57%) Internet
14 5 (23.81%) IPv6
14 5 (23.81%) VPLS
14 5 (23.81%) Telecoms

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:

Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) BGP
2 20 (95.24%) MPLS
3 15 (71.43%) OSPF
4 14 (66.67%) IPsec
5 12 (57.14%) VPN
6 11 (52.38%) VoIP
7 10 (47.62%) Broadband
7 10 (47.62%) PPP
7 10 (47.62%) VLAN
8 9 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (42.86%) Junos
8 9 (42.86%) RTP
8 9 (42.86%) SNMP
9 8 (38.10%) Firewall
10 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (28.57%) Internet
11 5 (23.81%) IPv6
11 5 (23.81%) VPLS
11 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (19.05%) TACACS
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Broadband Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) IP Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Change Management
1 9 (42.86%) Statistics
2 4 (19.05%) Functional Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
2 4 (19.05%) Network Design
2 4 (19.05%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Server Hardening
2 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
3 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) ITSM
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
1 4 (19.05%) Perl
1 4 (19.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (76.19%) CCNP
3 11 (52.38%) CCNA
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
5 3 (14.29%) CCIE
5 3 (14.29%) JNCIE
6 2 (9.52%) CCDP
6 2 (9.52%) JNCIA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Cacti
1 4 (19.05%) Nagios
1 4 (19.05%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 14 (66.67%) Juniper
3 4 (19.05%) Brocade
3 4 (19.05%) F5
3 4 (19.05%) Huawei
3 4 (19.05%) Nokia
3 4 (19.05%) Riverbed
4 2 (9.52%) GENBAND
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) MikroTik
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Cloud Direct
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kingston upon Thames
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Lewes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 15 days ago