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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internetwork Packet Exchange (IPX)
Rank 855 874 869
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs citing IPX 4 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.025% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.023% 0.14% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 0
Average salary £58,750 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year
-9.61% -
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
17336 19476 18868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.92% 17.70% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14322 15684 15266
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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 +8 4 £58,750 -9.61%
IPX
UK

IPX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 13 (76.47%) LAN
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) WAN
4 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
5 7 (41.18%) DHCP
5 7 (41.18%) DNS
5 7 (41.18%) IPv6
5 7 (41.18%) CCNP
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (41.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (41.18%) Load Balancing
5 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
6 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 6 (35.29%) CCIE
6 6 (35.29%) CCSP
7 5 (29.41%) Juniper
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) ITIL
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
7 5 (29.41%) BGP
7 5 (29.41%) IPsec
8 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (23.53%) MPLS
9 3 (17.65%) OSPF
9 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (17.65%) Internet
9 3 (17.65%) HP
9 3 (17.65%) SSL
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft

IPX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) LAN
2 10 (58.82%) WAN
3 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
4 7 (41.18%) DHCP
4 7 (41.18%) DNS
4 7 (41.18%) IPv6
4 7 (41.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (29.41%) BGP
5 5 (29.41%) IPsec
6 4 (23.53%) MPLS
7 3 (17.65%) OSPF
7 3 (17.65%) Internet
7 3 (17.65%) SSL
7 3 (17.65%) LDAP
7 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
7 3 (17.65%) IPX/SPX
7 3 (17.65%) VPN
7 3 (17.65%) WLAN
7 3 (17.65%) SSH
7 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Network Support
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) PKI
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Load Balancing
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
3 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Change Control
3 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Network Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
1 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCNP
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 6 (35.29%) CCIE
2 6 (35.29%) CCSP
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.88%) CISSP
6 1 (5.88%) CISM
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) vSphere
1 3 (17.65%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (17.65%) UAG
2 1 (5.88%) Snort
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) Juniper
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Huawei
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire