Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 537 571 618
Rank change year-on-year +34 +47 +32
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 9 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.029% 0.054% 0.075%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.25% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 30
South East median annual salary £57,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.92% -27.78% -2.70%
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,875 £44,250 £60,000
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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5438 7468 8545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.65% 21.35% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4328 5978 6948
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,075 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

L2TP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing L2TP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for L2TP in the South East

L2TP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for L2TP in the South East

L2TP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing L2TP in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for L2TP in the South East

L2TP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing L2TP within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Thames Valley +50 9 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Berkshire +44 7 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
L2TP
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region with a requirement for L2TP.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) MPLS
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) IPsec
2 8 (88.89%) PPP
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
3 7 (77.78%) Ethernet
3 7 (77.78%) OSPF
3 7 (77.78%) CCNP
3 7 (77.78%) CCIE
3 7 (77.78%) xDSL
3 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 6 (66.67%) IPv4
4 6 (66.67%) EIGRP
4 6 (66.67%) VPN
4 6 (66.67%) Broadband
5 5 (55.56%) Perl
5 5 (55.56%) Unix
5 5 (55.56%) Python
5 5 (55.56%) SSL
5 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
5 5 (55.56%) CCSP
5 5 (55.56%) Juniper
5 5 (55.56%) JNCIA
5 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
5 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared

L2TP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) MPLS
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) IPsec
2 8 (88.89%) PPP
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
3 7 (77.78%) Ethernet
3 7 (77.78%) OSPF
3 7 (77.78%) xDSL
4 6 (66.67%) Broadband
4 6 (66.67%) EIGRP
4 6 (66.67%) IPv4
4 6 (66.67%) VPN
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (55.56%) SSL
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (22.22%) DSL
6 2 (22.22%) SNMP
6 2 (22.22%) X.21
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Games
1 1 (11.11%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Network Support
2 5 (55.56%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Network Support
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
1 5 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Network Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCIE
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
3 5 (55.56%) CCSP
3 5 (55.56%) JNCIA
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cacti
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) F5
3 5 (55.56%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) BT
4 1 (11.11%) GENBAND
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle