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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internetwork Packet Exchange (IPX)
Rank 874 884 886
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing IPX 9 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.020% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.047% 0.11% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 0
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -

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
18979 20034 21026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 17.06% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15206 16046 16990
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPX over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

IPX Salary Histogram in the UK

IPX
Top 9 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 22 May 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
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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 9 £45,000 -30.76%
South East -9 9 £45,000 -30.76%
West Sussex - 3 £34,500 -
Chichester - 3 £34,500 -
Surrey +5 2 £66,250 +1.92%
Berkshire 0 2 £72,500 +61.11%
Hampshire - 2 £44,375 -
Newbury - 2 £72,500 -
Southampton - 2 £44,375 -

IPX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 19 (63.33%) TCP/IP
2 15 (50.00%) Cisco
2 15 (50.00%) LAN
2 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (43.33%) ITIL
3 13 (43.33%) Windows
3 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
3 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (40.00%) WAN
4 12 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (36.67%) SQL
6 10 (33.33%) Oracle
6 10 (33.33%) Service Management
6 10 (33.33%) Network Architecture
7 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
7 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
8 8 (26.67%) MS Access
8 8 (26.67%) DHCP
8 8 (26.67%) IPv6
8 8 (26.67%) BGP
8 8 (26.67%) DNS
8 8 (26.67%) Degree
9 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
9 7 (23.33%) IPsec
9 7 (23.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (23.33%) CCNP
9 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (23.33%) MPLS
10 6 (20.00%) OSPF
10 6 (20.00%) Novell

IPX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) TCP/IP
2 15 (50.00%) LAN
3 12 (40.00%) WAN
4 8 (26.67%) DHCP
4 8 (26.67%) IPv6
4 8 (26.67%) BGP
4 8 (26.67%) DNS
5 7 (23.33%) IPsec
5 7 (23.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (23.33%) MPLS
6 6 (20.00%) OSPF
6 6 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 6 (20.00%) TACACS
6 6 (20.00%) SSL
6 6 (20.00%) VPN
6 6 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (20.00%) VLAN
7 5 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (16.67%) Frame Relay
7 5 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) MS Access
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Anywhere
3 6 (20.00%) Sybase ASA
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Architect
2 10 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Network Support
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) XML
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) PMI
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.67%) PKI
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 10 (33.33%) Service Management
2 10 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
5 6 (20.00%) Project Management
5 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (20.00%) ITSM
5 6 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Change Control
7 3 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
8 2 (6.67%) Mobile Commerce
8 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (6.67%) Mobile Marketing
9 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (26.67%) Degree
3 7 (23.33%) CCNP
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (20.00%) CNE
4 6 (20.00%) Novell Certification
4 6 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 6 (20.00%) CCIE
4 6 (20.00%) CCSP
4 6 (20.00%) MCP
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) CISSP
7 1 (3.33%) CISM
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (10.00%) UAG
1 3 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) Oracle
4 6 (20.00%) Novell
4 6 (20.00%) Sybase
5 5 (16.67%) Juniper
6 3 (10.00%) VMware
6 3 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (6.67%) Huawei
8 1 (3.33%) F5
8 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
8 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint