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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internetwork Packet Exchange (IPX)
Rank 845 823 856
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +33
Permanent jobs citing IPX 24 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.006% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.032% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 9
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £52,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +50.00%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19338 18686 19987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.68% 18.39% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15600 15094 16701
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 31 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 31 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 +11 22 £65,000 +23.80%
London -43 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
IPX
UK

IPX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 39 (95.12%) Cisco
2 38 (92.68%) DNS
2 38 (92.68%) DHCP
3 35 (85.37%) IPv6
4 27 (65.85%) LAN
4 27 (65.85%) WAN
4 27 (65.85%) Firewall
4 27 (65.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 26 (63.41%) Degree
5 26 (63.41%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (56.10%) CCIE
6 23 (56.10%) Load Balancing
7 22 (53.66%) Intrusion Detection
7 22 (53.66%) CCNP
8 20 (48.78%) Juniper
9 18 (43.90%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (43.90%) ITIL
9 18 (43.90%) PRINCE2
10 17 (41.46%) CCSP
11 16 (39.02%) MPLS
11 16 (39.02%) OSPF
11 16 (39.02%) BGP
11 16 (39.02%) EIGRP
11 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
11 16 (39.02%) VPN
12 15 (36.59%) SNMP
12 15 (36.59%) SSL
12 15 (36.59%) WLAN
12 15 (36.59%) PPP
12 15 (36.59%) TACACS

IPX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (29.27%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 38 (92.68%) DNS
1 38 (92.68%) DHCP
2 35 (85.37%) IPv6
3 27 (65.85%) LAN
3 27 (65.85%) WAN
3 27 (65.85%) Firewall
3 27 (65.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (53.66%) Intrusion Detection
5 16 (39.02%) MPLS
5 16 (39.02%) OSPF
5 16 (39.02%) BGP
5 16 (39.02%) EIGRP
5 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
5 16 (39.02%) VPN
6 15 (36.59%) SNMP
6 15 (36.59%) SSL
6 15 (36.59%) WLAN
6 15 (36.59%) PPP
6 15 (36.59%) TACACS
6 15 (36.59%) Frame Relay
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Publishing
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Network Engineer
2 13 (31.71%) Consultant
3 12 (29.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (29.27%) Network Consultant
4 10 (24.39%) Network Security Consultant
4 10 (24.39%) Security Consultant
5 8 (19.51%) Architect
6 5 (12.20%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Network Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Network Technical Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Network Support
9 1 (2.44%) Support Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Product Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Support Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Desktop Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Desktop Support Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) PKI
1 3 (7.32%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Solaris
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Load Balancing
2 18 (43.90%) ITIL
2 18 (43.90%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (9.76%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (7.32%) Time Management
4 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL V3
4 3 (7.32%) Budget Control
4 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
4 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.32%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.88%) Service Management
5 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.44%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.44%) Information Security
6 1 (2.44%) Market Research
6 1 (2.44%) SIEM
6 1 (2.44%) Change Control
6 1 (2.44%) Communications Security
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) Degree
1 26 (63.41%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (56.10%) CCIE
3 22 (53.66%) CCNP
4 18 (43.90%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (41.46%) CCSP
6 15 (36.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (34.15%) CISM
7 14 (34.15%) CISSP
8 3 (7.32%) JNCIA
8 3 (7.32%) JNCIS
8 3 (7.32%) JNCIE
8 3 (7.32%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Forefront TMG
1 14 (34.15%) UAG
2 12 (29.27%) Snort
3 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.44%) OpenView
1 1 (2.44%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 39 (95.12%) Cisco
2 20 (48.78%) Juniper
3 13 (31.71%) CheckPoint
3 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
4 12 (29.27%) Sourcefire
4 12 (29.27%) F5
5 10 (24.39%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) AppSense
6 1 (2.44%) Aruba
6 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.44%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.44%) Compuware
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) Sun