Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
England > North West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 353 - 348
Rank change year-on-year - +348 -
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 15 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% - 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 4
North West median annual salary £42,500 - £42,500
10th Percentile £35,000 - £41,250
90th Percentile £45,550 - £43,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% -14.29%

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 1,824 1,880 1,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.39% 15.36% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,453 1,506 1,427
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,375 £20,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,443 £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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018. 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 - 15 £42,500 - 2
L2TP
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Juniper
1 15 (100.00%) OSPF
1 15 (100.00%) BGP
2 13 (86.67%) Ethernet
2 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
3 12 (80.00%) VLAN
3 12 (80.00%) HSRP
3 12 (80.00%) Broadband
3 12 (80.00%) VPN
3 12 (80.00%) Ericsson
3 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (80.00%) IPv4
3 12 (80.00%) IPv6
3 12 (80.00%) CCNP
4 11 (73.33%) TACACS
4 11 (73.33%) VRRP
4 11 (73.33%) Cacti
4 11 (73.33%) MPLS
4 11 (73.33%) Firewall
5 10 (66.67%) JNCIP
5 10 (66.67%) LAN
6 9 (60.00%) VoIP
6 9 (60.00%) PPP
6 9 (60.00%) Huawei
6 9 (60.00%) Proactive Monitoring
7 8 (53.33%) RANCID
7 8 (53.33%) MRTG
7 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
7 8 (53.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

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 15 (100.00%) BGP
1 15 (100.00%) OSPF
2 13 (86.67%) Ethernet
3 12 (80.00%) Broadband
3 12 (80.00%) HSRP
3 12 (80.00%) IPv4
3 12 (80.00%) IPv6
3 12 (80.00%) VLAN
3 12 (80.00%) VPN
4 11 (73.33%) Firewall
4 11 (73.33%) MPLS
4 11 (73.33%) TACACS
4 11 (73.33%) VRRP
5 10 (66.67%) LAN
6 9 (60.00%) PPP
6 9 (60.00%) VoIP
7 8 (53.33%) DNS
7 8 (53.33%) MRTG
7 8 (53.33%) SNMP
7 8 (53.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Network Operations Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) IP Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 8 (53.33%) Change Management
2 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
2 8 (53.33%) Network Management
3 5 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (20.00%) Change Control
5 3 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (13.33%) Web Filtering
7 1 (6.67%) Coaching
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Perl
1 8 (53.33%) PHP
1 8 (53.33%) Python
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) CCNP
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) JNCIP
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) Cacti
2 8 (53.33%) Nagios
2 8 (53.33%) OpenNMS
2 8 (53.33%) Puppet
2 8 (53.33%) RANCID
2 8 (53.33%) SCCM
3 3 (20.00%) FortiGate
3 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Juniper
2 12 (80.00%) Ericsson
3 9 (60.00%) Huawei
4 4 (26.67%) Redback
5 3 (20.00%) Brocade
5 3 (20.00%) Foundry
5 3 (20.00%) Openreach
5 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (13.33%) BT