The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internetwork Packet Exchange (IPX)
Rank 859 846 856
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing IPX 27 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.010% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 6
Average salary £65,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 - £32,500
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19065 19159 19586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.46% 18.76% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15384 15611 16412
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPX
UK

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPX across the England region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

IPX Salary Histogram 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 10 July 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 - 26 £65,000 -
East of England - 1 - -
IPX
UK

IPX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 38 (97.44%) Cisco
2 37 (94.87%) DNS
2 37 (94.87%) DHCP
3 34 (87.18%) IPv6
4 27 (69.23%) WAN
4 27 (69.23%) LAN
5 26 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (66.67%) Firewall
5 26 (66.67%) Degree
5 26 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 23 (58.97%) Load Balancing
6 23 (58.97%) CCIE
7 22 (56.41%) CCNP
7 22 (56.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 20 (51.28%) Juniper
9 18 (46.15%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (46.15%) ITIL
9 18 (46.15%) PRINCE2
10 17 (43.59%) CCSP
11 15 (38.46%) MPLS
11 15 (38.46%) OSPF
11 15 (38.46%) BGP
11 15 (38.46%) EIGRP
11 15 (38.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 15 (38.46%) TCP/IP
11 15 (38.46%) VPN
11 15 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (35.90%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (35.90%) VLAN
12 14 (35.90%) Forefront TMG

IPX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 (30.77%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 37 (94.87%) DHCP
1 37 (94.87%) DNS
2 34 (87.18%) IPv6
3 27 (69.23%) LAN
3 27 (69.23%) WAN
4 26 (66.67%) Firewall
4 26 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 22 (56.41%) Intrusion Detection
6 15 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 15 (38.46%) VPN
6 15 (38.46%) MPLS
6 15 (38.46%) OSPF
6 15 (38.46%) BGP
6 15 (38.46%) EIGRP
7 14 (35.90%) SSL
7 14 (35.90%) TACACS
7 14 (35.90%) WLAN
7 14 (35.90%) PPP
7 14 (35.90%) SNMP
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Network Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Consultant
3 11 (28.21%) Network Consultant
4 9 (23.08%) Security Consultant
4 9 (23.08%) Network Security Consultant
5 8 (20.51%) Architect
6 5 (12.82%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Network Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Network Technical Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Network Support
8 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Support Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Desktop Support
9 1 (2.56%) Support Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) Desktop Support Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Desktop Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
1 3 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Solaris
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Load Balancing
2 18 (46.15%) ITIL
2 18 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 4 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (10.26%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Time Management
4 3 (7.69%) Budget Control
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.56%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (2.56%) Information Security
5 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.56%) Project Management
5 1 (2.56%) Service Management
5 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.56%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.56%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 26 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 26 (66.67%) Degree
2 23 (58.97%) CCIE
3 22 (56.41%) CCNP
4 18 (46.15%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (43.59%) CCSP
6 15 (38.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (35.90%) CISSP
7 14 (35.90%) CISM
8 3 (7.69%) JNCIA
8 3 (7.69%) JNCIS
8 3 (7.69%) JNCIE
8 3 (7.69%) CCNA
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) Forefront TMG
1 14 (35.90%) UAG
2 12 (30.77%) Snort
3 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) OpenView
1 1 (2.56%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) Cisco
2 20 (51.28%) Juniper
3 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 12 (30.77%) Sourcefire
5 11 (28.21%) F5
6 10 (25.64%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix
7 1 (2.56%) AppSense
7 1 (2.56%) Sun
7 1 (2.56%) Compuware
7 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.56%) Aruba