Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 194 206
Rank change year-on-year +49 +12 -4
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 11 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.45% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.65% 0.93% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 12
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +65.29%
10th Percentile £56,250 £48,000 £27,900
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £54,875
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year +9.52% +2.44% +69.42%

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 Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 665 1077 1390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 26.93% 28.99% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 473 842 795
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.94% -3.33%
10th Percentile £23,625 £30,100 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £72,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -1.04% +3.23% +9.41%

L2TP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing L2TP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for L2TP in Reading

L2TP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for L2TP in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for L2TP.

1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 11 (100.00%) PPP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) MPLS
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) IPsec
1 11 (100.00%) xDSL
2 9 (81.82%) F5
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
2 9 (81.82%) Broadband
2 9 (81.82%) Load Balancing
2 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Juniper
2 9 (81.82%) EIGRP
2 9 (81.82%) IPv4
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
2 9 (81.82%) SSL
2 9 (81.82%) CCNP
3 7 (63.64%) CCIE
3 7 (63.64%) CCSP
3 7 (63.64%) Perl
3 7 (63.64%) Unix

L2TP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 11 (100.00%) BGP
1 11 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) IPsec
1 11 (100.00%) MPLS
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
1 11 (100.00%) PPP
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) xDSL
2 9 (81.82%) Broadband
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (81.82%) EIGRP
2 9 (81.82%) IPv4
2 9 (81.82%) SSL
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) DSL
3 2 (18.18%) SNMP
3 2 (18.18%) X.21
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Network Support
2 7 (63.64%) Network Support Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Network Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Network Support
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Support Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Load Balancing
2 7 (63.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Perl
1 7 (63.64%) Python
1 7 (63.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCNP
2 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) CCIE
3 7 (63.64%) CCSP
3 7 (63.64%) JNCIA
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) F5
2 9 (81.82%) Juniper
2 9 (81.82%) VMware