The table below looks at the statistics for IPX skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPX over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internetwork Packet Exchange (IPX)
Rank 928 938 953
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +15
Permanent jobs citing IPX 2 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.016% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.012% 0.089% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 1
Average salary £32,500 £68,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.55% +5.38%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £68,500 -
% change year-on-year
-52.55% -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17095 19043 18188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.05% 18.14% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14214 15426 14244
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPX
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPX within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IPX
Salary Trend

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

IPX Salary Trend in the UK

IPX
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPX within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
England +6 2 £32,500 -52.55%
Reading +2 2 £32,500 -35.00%
Berkshire -4 2 £32,500 -52.55%
South East -5 2 £32,500 -52.55%

IPX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) LTE
2 3 (37.50%) Presales
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Telematics
3 2 (25.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (25.00%) 4G
3 2 (25.00%) MVNO
3 2 (25.00%) VoLTE
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) French Language
3 2 (25.00%) German Language
3 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (25.00%) SIGTRAN
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) 2G
3 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

IPX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) LTE
3 2 (25.00%) 2G
3 2 (25.00%) 3G
3 2 (25.00%) 3GPP
3 2 (25.00%) 4G
3 2 (25.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (25.00%) GSM
3 2 (25.00%) ISUP
3 2 (25.00%) MVNO
3 2 (25.00%) PSTN
3 2 (25.00%) SCCP
3 2 (25.00%) SIGTRAN
3 2 (25.00%) UMTS
3 2 (25.00%) VoLTE
3 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) French Language
2 2 (25.00%) German Language
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Head of Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Support
2 2 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (25.00%) Handset
1 2 (25.00%) IVR
1 2 (25.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Presales
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle