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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IPFX
Rank 954 970 993
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +23
Permanent jobs citing IPFX 2 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.008% 0.001%
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% 0.017% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Average salary £43,500 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -19.23%
UK excluding London average salary - £37,500 -

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
46999 52104 55699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.48% 46.92% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38412 41694 44619
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016. 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
London +4 2 £43,500 -17.14%
England -2 2 £43,500 -17.14%
Paddington - 2 £43,500 -

IPFX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN

IPFX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (16.67%) HSRP
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Communications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Planner
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Planning Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (16.67%) CCVP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Aruba
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) Red Box
3 1 (16.67%) VMware