The table below looks at the statistics for IPX/SPX skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPX/SPX over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internetwork Packet Exchange/Sequenced Packet Exchange (IPX/SPX)
Rank - - 253
Permanent jobs citing IPX/SPX 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £30,000
IPX/SPX
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1084 919 1276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.28% 14.12% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 857 752 1012
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPX/SPX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IPX/SPX Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IPX/SPX
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IPX/SPX Salary Trend in the North West