The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 842 919 926
Rank change year-on-year +77 +7  
Permanent jobs citing L2TP 32 14 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.014% 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.085% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 50
Median salary £42,500 £32,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.78% -35.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £32,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +78.29% -35.50%  

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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14409 16452 19238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.11% 16.95% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11742 13680 15693
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

L2TP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

L2TP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for L2TP in the UK

L2TP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing L2TP over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for L2TP in the UK

L2TP
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing L2TP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
England +57 31 £42,500 +32.81% 3
South East +67 10 £57,500 +9.52%
Berkshire +26 10 £57,500 +9.52%
London - 10 £35,000 -
Reading +24 9 £57,500 +9.52%
North West -31 9 £42,500 +44.06% 2
Manchester -31 7 £42,500 +44.06% 2
City of London - 5 £35,000 -
Westminster - 5 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £75,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £34,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £58,750 -
Nelson - 2 £58,750 -
Loughborough - 1 £75,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £75,000 -
Slough - 1 - -
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 -
South Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Wales - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 with a requirement for L2TP.

1 42 (95.45%) BGP
2 41 (93.18%) OSPF
3 39 (88.64%) MPLS
3 39 (88.64%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (86.36%) Firewall
4 38 (86.36%) Cisco
5 36 (81.82%) CCNP
6 31 (70.45%) VPN
7 27 (61.36%) Juniper
8 26 (59.09%) IPsec
9 25 (56.82%) WAN
10 22 (50.00%) PPP
10 22 (50.00%) IPv4
11 21 (47.73%) Ethernet
12 20 (45.45%) VLAN
13 19 (43.18%) Linux
14 18 (40.91%) Broadband
15 17 (38.64%) IPv6
15 17 (38.64%) EIGRP
16 15 (34.09%) CCIE
16 15 (34.09%) Cisco Nexus
17 14 (31.82%) CCNA
17 14 (31.82%) Unix
18 13 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
18 13 (29.55%) LAN
19 12 (27.27%) SolarWinds
19 12 (27.27%) xDSL
19 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
20 11 (25.00%) F5
20 11 (25.00%) Load Balancing

L2TP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 42 (95.45%) BGP
2 41 (93.18%) OSPF
3 39 (88.64%) MPLS
4 38 (86.36%) Firewall
5 31 (70.45%) VPN
6 26 (59.09%) IPsec
7 25 (56.82%) WAN
8 22 (50.00%) IPv4
8 22 (50.00%) PPP
9 21 (47.73%) Ethernet
10 20 (45.45%) VLAN
11 18 (40.91%) Broadband
12 17 (38.64%) EIGRP
12 17 (38.64%) IPv6
13 15 (34.09%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (29.55%) LAN
15 12 (27.27%) xDSL
16 11 (25.00%) Wireless
17 10 (22.73%) SSL
General
1 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Network Engineer
2 19 (43.18%) Cisco Engineer
2 19 (43.18%) Support Engineer
3 17 (38.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (31.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (31.82%) Network Support
4 14 (31.82%) Network Support Engineer
4 14 (31.82%) Senior Network Support
4 14 (31.82%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 14 (31.82%) Senior Support Engineer
5 9 (20.45%) Operations Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) Juniper Engineer
7 6 (13.64%) IP Engineer
7 6 (13.64%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 6 (13.64%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) Cisco Support
8 5 (11.36%) Senior Cisco Support
8 5 (11.36%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Linux
2 14 (31.82%) Unix
3 6 (13.64%) CentOS
3 6 (13.64%) Windows
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (18.18%) Network Management
2 8 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (13.64%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (11.36%) High Availability
4 5 (11.36%) Web Filtering
5 3 (6.82%) Change Management
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.55%) ITSM
6 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.27%) Change Control
7 1 (2.27%) Fault Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.27%) Product Management
7 1 (2.27%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) Perl
1 8 (18.18%) Python
1 8 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 5 (11.36%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (88.64%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (81.82%) CCNP
3 15 (34.09%) CCIE
4 14 (31.82%) CCNA
5 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
5 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
6 8 (18.18%) CCSP
6 8 (18.18%) Degree
6 8 (18.18%) JNCIA
7 7 (15.91%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (11.36%) JNCIE
8 5 (11.36%) JNCIP
9 2 (4.55%) CCDP
10 1 (2.27%) CCENT
10 1 (2.27%) CCIE Service Provider
10 1 (2.27%) CCIP
10 1 (2.27%) MCP
10 1 (2.27%) MCSE
10 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Cacti
2 6 (13.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (13.64%) FortiGate
2 6 (13.64%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.27%) OpenView
Vendors
1 38 (86.36%) Cisco
2 27 (61.36%) Juniper
3 12 (27.27%) SolarWinds
4 11 (25.00%) F5
5 10 (22.73%) VMware
6 7 (15.91%) CheckPoint
6 7 (15.91%) HP
7 6 (13.64%) Aerohive Networks
7 6 (13.64%) Avaya
7 6 (13.64%) BT
7 6 (13.64%) Cyberoam
7 6 (13.64%) Draytek
7 6 (13.64%) Fortinet
7 6 (13.64%) Meraki
7 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
7 6 (13.64%) SonicWALL
8 5 (11.36%) MikroTik
9 2 (4.55%) Redback
10 1 (2.27%) Brocade
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