Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for L2TP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited L2TP over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 367 360
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 -
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 10 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.076% 0.024% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 4
North West median annual salary £42,500 £32,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.81% -24.71% -
10th Percentile £28,425 £32,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £34,400 £43,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% -3.06% -6.67%

L2TP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1964 1943 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.86% 15.57% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1607 1517
North West median annual salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.28% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

L2TP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing L2TP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for L2TP in the North West

L2TP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for L2TP in the North West

L2TP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing L2TP in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for L2TP in the North West

L2TP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing L2TP within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -5 10 £42,500 +32.81% 2
L2TP
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 North West region with a requirement for L2TP.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 8 (80.00%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (70.00%) HSRP
3 7 (70.00%) FortiGate
3 7 (70.00%) BT 21CN
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (70.00%) Cacti
3 7 (70.00%) SolarWinds
3 7 (70.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (70.00%) Broadband
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) IPv4
3 7 (70.00%) IPv6
3 7 (70.00%) RSVP
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) BT
4 6 (60.00%) CCNP
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (50.00%) LAN
5 5 (50.00%) C
5 5 (50.00%) IPsec
5 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (50.00%) JNCIP
5 5 (50.00%) VRRP

L2TP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
2 8 (80.00%) Ethernet
3 7 (70.00%) Broadband
3 7 (70.00%) BT 21CN
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) HSRP
3 7 (70.00%) IPv4
3 7 (70.00%) IPv6
3 7 (70.00%) RSVP
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (50.00%) FabricPath
4 5 (50.00%) IPsec
4 5 (50.00%) Junos
4 5 (50.00%) MPLS
4 5 (50.00%) Multicast
4 5 (50.00%) VRRP
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Operations Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) IP Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (50.00%) Web Filtering
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) Fault Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNP
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (20.00%) CCENT
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Cacti
1 7 (70.00%) FortiGate
1 7 (70.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
2 7 (70.00%) SolarWinds
3 6 (60.00%) BT
4 5 (50.00%) Redback
5 3 (30.00%) Brocade
5 3 (30.00%) Ericsson
5 3 (30.00%) Foundry
5 3 (30.00%) Openreach