The table below looks at the statistics for IPX skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPX over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internetwork Packet Exchange (IPX)
UK
Rank 861 950 936
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -14
Permanent jobs citing IPX 1 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.007% 0.011% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 16
Median salary £43,000 £32,500 £68,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -52.55%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £32,500 £68,500
% change year-on-year
+32.30% -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
13611 17536 19173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.21% 17.12% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11138 14600 15513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

IPX
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing IPX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPX within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +73 1 £43,000 +32.30%
Yorkshire - 1 £43,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £43,000 -

IPX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing IPX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IPX.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) RIP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) IGRP
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) Fast Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

IPX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) RIP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) Fast Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) IGRP
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) BT
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) VMware