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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IPFX
Rank 889 928 852
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -76
Permanent jobs citing IPFX 3 1 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.001% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.006% 0.002% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 28
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £32,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -35.00%

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
50532 54660 51810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.14% 46.72% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40962 43828 42353
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 6 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 31 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
England +21 3 £42,500 +30.76%
Oxford - 2 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £42,500 -
South East - 2 £42,500 -
City of London - 1 £52,500 -
London - 1 £52,500 -

IPFX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 8 (66.67%) VLAN
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) VoIP
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) BGP
3 6 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (50.00%) F5
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (50.00%) HSRP
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (33.33%) SLA
5 4 (33.33%) CCNA
5 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) FlexPod
5 4 (33.33%) Line Management
5 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (33.33%) Network Security

IPFX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 8 (66.67%) VLAN
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) BGP
3 6 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) VoIP
3 6 (50.00%) HSRP
3 6 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Communications Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support
4 1 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) FlexPod
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Time Management
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 4 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) F5
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Aruba
5 2 (16.67%) NetApp