The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for L2TP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 821 906 888
Rank change year-on-year +85 -18  
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 26 23 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.024% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.14% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 60
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 £34,000 £27,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +43.75% -20.00%  

L2TP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13203 16838 19129
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.08% 17.31% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10769 14097 15269
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

L2TP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing L2TP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for L2TP in England

L2TP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for L2TP in England

L2TP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing L2TP in England over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for L2TP in England

L2TP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing L2TP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
London +76 15 £35,000 -36.36% 3
South East +58 9 £57,500 +17.94%
East Midlands - 2 £75,000 -
L2TP
UK

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 across the England region with a requirement for L2TP.

1 28 (96.55%) BGP
2 27 (93.10%) MPLS
2 27 (93.10%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (89.66%) OSPF
3 26 (89.66%) Firewall
4 24 (82.76%) CCNP
5 23 (79.31%) Cisco
6 21 (72.41%) VPN
7 19 (65.52%) WAN
8 18 (62.07%) IPsec
9 16 (55.17%) Juniper
10 14 (48.28%) VLAN
10 14 (48.28%) PPP
10 14 (48.28%) CCIE
11 13 (44.83%) IPv4
12 12 (41.38%) EIGRP
13 11 (37.93%) Wireless
13 11 (37.93%) IPv6
14 10 (34.48%) CCNA
14 10 (34.48%) Ethernet
14 10 (34.48%) Broadband
14 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
15 9 (31.03%) Degree
15 9 (31.03%) xDSL
15 9 (31.03%) Internet
15 9 (31.03%) Linux
15 9 (31.03%) SNMP
16 8 (27.59%) DSL
16 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
16 8 (27.59%) F5

L2TP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 28 (96.55%) BGP
2 27 (93.10%) MPLS
3 26 (89.66%) Firewall
3 26 (89.66%) OSPF
4 21 (72.41%) VPN
5 19 (65.52%) WAN
6 18 (62.07%) IPsec
7 14 (48.28%) PPP
7 14 (48.28%) VLAN
8 13 (44.83%) IPv4
9 12 (41.38%) EIGRP
10 11 (37.93%) IPv6
10 11 (37.93%) Wireless
11 10 (34.48%) Broadband
11 10 (34.48%) Ethernet
12 9 (31.03%) Internet
12 9 (31.03%) SNMP
12 9 (31.03%) xDSL
13 8 (27.59%) DSL
14 7 (24.14%) Wi-Fi
General
1 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Network Engineer
2 17 (58.62%) Support Engineer
3 16 (55.17%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (41.38%) Network Support
4 12 (41.38%) Network Support Engineer
4 12 (41.38%) Senior Network Support
4 12 (41.38%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 12 (41.38%) Senior Support Engineer
5 10 (34.48%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (34.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 6 (20.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 6 (20.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 5 (17.24%) Senior Server Support Engineer
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
2 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) CentOS
2 6 (20.69%) Unix
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Load Balancing
2 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) High Availability
3 5 (17.24%) Network Management
4 3 (10.34%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) ITSM
5 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps
6 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Operations Management
6 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.45%) Product Management
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.45%) Server Hardening
6 1 (3.45%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Perl
2 6 (20.69%) Python
2 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (93.10%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (82.76%) CCNP
3 14 (48.28%) CCIE
4 10 (34.48%) CCNA
5 9 (31.03%) Degree
6 7 (24.14%) JNCIA
6 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
6 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
7 6 (20.69%) CCSP
8 5 (17.24%) JNCIE
9 2 (6.90%) CCDP
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.45%) Cacti
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
2 1 (3.45%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 16 (55.17%) Juniper
3 8 (27.59%) F5
4 7 (24.14%) VMware
5 6 (20.69%) Aerohive Networks
5 6 (20.69%) Avaya
5 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
5 6 (20.69%) Cyberoam
5 6 (20.69%) Draytek
5 6 (20.69%) Fortinet
5 6 (20.69%) HP
5 6 (20.69%) Meraki
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
5 6 (20.69%) SonicWALL
6 5 (17.24%) MikroTik
7 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.90%) GENBAND
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle
9 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
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