The table below looks at the statistics for IPX skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPX over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internetwork Packet Exchange (IPX)
Rank 863 845 857
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing IPX 14 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.007% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.072% 0.039% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 20
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +69.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +69.23%
IPX
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19470 17878 20472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.96% 17.74% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15543 14538 16951
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPX across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPX Jobs Demand Trend in England

IPX
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPX across the England region.

IPX Salary Trend in England

IPX
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPX within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +9 12 £45,000 -18.18%
London -20 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
IPX
UK

IPX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing IPX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IPX.

1 41 (95.35%) DHCP
1 41 (95.35%) DNS
1 41 (95.35%) Cisco
2 38 (88.37%) IPv6
3 30 (69.77%) Firewall
3 30 (69.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 26 (60.47%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (60.47%) LAN
4 26 (60.47%) WAN
5 25 (58.14%) Degree
6 23 (53.49%) Load Balancing
6 23 (53.49%) CCIE
7 22 (51.16%) CCNP
7 22 (51.16%) Intrusion Detection
8 20 (46.51%) Juniper
9 19 (44.19%) MPLS
9 19 (44.19%) OSPF
9 19 (44.19%) BGP
9 19 (44.19%) EIGRP
9 19 (44.19%) VPN
10 18 (41.86%) SNMP
10 18 (41.86%) TCP/IP
10 18 (41.86%) SSL
10 18 (41.86%) PPP
10 18 (41.86%) WLAN
10 18 (41.86%) ITIL
10 18 (41.86%) PRINCE2
10 18 (41.86%) TACACS
10 18 (41.86%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (41.86%) VLAN

IPX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing IPX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IPX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (27.91%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 41 (95.35%) DHCP
1 41 (95.35%) DNS
2 38 (88.37%) IPv6
3 30 (69.77%) Firewall
3 30 (69.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 26 (60.47%) LAN
4 26 (60.47%) WAN
5 22 (51.16%) Intrusion Detection
6 19 (44.19%) VPN
6 19 (44.19%) MPLS
6 19 (44.19%) OSPF
6 19 (44.19%) BGP
6 19 (44.19%) EIGRP
7 18 (41.86%) SSL
7 18 (41.86%) WLAN
7 18 (41.86%) TACACS
7 18 (41.86%) PPP
7 18 (41.86%) SNMP
7 18 (41.86%) TCP/IP
7 18 (41.86%) VLAN
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Network Engineer
2 16 (37.21%) Consultant
3 15 (34.88%) Network Consultant
4 13 (30.23%) Security Consultant
4 13 (30.23%) Network Security Consultant
5 12 (27.91%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (18.60%) Architect
7 5 (11.63%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Network Technical Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Network Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Network Support
9 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.33%) Support Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Support Consultant
10 1 (2.33%) Network Support Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Product Manager
10 1 (2.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Mainframe
1 3 (6.98%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Solaris
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Load Balancing
2 18 (41.86%) ITIL
2 18 (41.86%) PRINCE2
3 16 (37.21%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (9.30%) Change Control
4 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (9.30%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (6.98%) Project Planning
5 3 (6.98%) Budget Control
5 3 (6.98%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.98%) Time Management
5 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.33%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (2.33%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.33%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 26 (60.47%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (58.14%) Degree
3 23 (53.49%) CCIE
4 22 (51.16%) CCNP
5 18 (41.86%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (39.53%) CCSP
7 15 (34.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 14 (32.56%) CISSP
8 14 (32.56%) CISM
9 3 (6.98%) JNCIA
9 3 (6.98%) JNCIS
9 3 (6.98%) JNCIE
9 3 (6.98%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) ISO 9001
1 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Forefront TMG
1 14 (32.56%) UAG
2 12 (27.91%) Snort
3 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) OpenView
1 1 (2.33%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 41 (95.35%) Cisco
2 20 (46.51%) Juniper
3 16 (37.21%) CheckPoint
4 15 (34.88%) F5
5 12 (27.91%) Sourcefire
5 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
6 10 (23.26%) HP
7 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.33%) Sun
7 1 (2.33%) Compuware
7 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.33%) Aruba