The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IPFX products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPFX over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IPFX Limited.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IPFX
Rank 882 891 864
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Permanent jobs citing IPFX 5 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.010% 0.006% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary - - £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50669 50625 51426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.33% 47.29% 48.07%
Number of salaries quoted 41295 40010 42406
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IPFX
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPFX within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IPFX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IPFX
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPFX within the UK.

IPFX Salary Trend in the UK

IPFX
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPFX within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 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
England +22 5 £52,500 -4.54%
London +20 5 £52,500 -4.54%
City of London - 5 £52,500 -

IPFX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing IPFX 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 IPFX.

1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) EIGRP
2 5 (71.43%) VoIP
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 5 (71.43%) Capacity Management
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (71.43%) HSRP
2 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
2 5 (71.43%) F5
2 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (71.43%) FlexPod
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Trend Micro
4 1 (14.29%) Polycom
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere

IPFX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing IPFX 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 IPFX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) VoIP
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) BGP
1 5 (71.43%) EIGRP
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) VLAN
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (71.43%) HSRP
1 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) FlexPod
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 5 (71.43%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) GFI Software
3 1 (14.29%) Websense
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Polycom
3 1 (14.29%) Trend Micro