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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internetwork Packet Exchange (IPX)
Rank 884 - 894
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPX 18 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% - 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.089% - 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 7
Average salary £35,000 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 - £31,000

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
20221 18851 22777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.22% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16222 15021 18832
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 November 2014 within the UK.

IPX Salary Histogram in the UK

IPX
Top 11 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 27 November 2014. 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 - 18 £35,000 - 1
London - 10 £35,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £60,000 -
North East - 3 £60,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
South East - 2 £38,000 -
Southampton - 2 £38,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £38,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £60,000 -
Midlands - 1 £62,500 -

IPX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 24 (68.57%) Cisco
2 23 (65.71%) DHCP
2 23 (65.71%) DNS
3 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 21 (60.00%) PPP
3 21 (60.00%) MPLS
3 21 (60.00%) OSPF
3 21 (60.00%) BGP
3 21 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 21 (60.00%) Frame Relay
3 21 (60.00%) VLAN
3 21 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
4 20 (57.14%) IPsec
4 20 (57.14%) TACACS
4 20 (57.14%) SNMP
4 20 (57.14%) VPN
4 20 (57.14%) SSL
5 19 (54.29%) WLAN
5 19 (54.29%) IPv6
5 19 (54.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (51.43%) Firewall
7 17 (48.57%) HSRP
7 17 (48.57%) Kalman Filter
7 17 (48.57%) CheckPoint
7 17 (48.57%) VoIP
8 16 (45.71%) RIP
8 16 (45.71%) POP3
8 16 (45.71%) SMTP
8 16 (45.71%) IKE
8 16 (45.71%) IPX/SPX

IPX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 2 (5.71%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) DHCP
1 23 (65.71%) DNS
2 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 21 (60.00%) MPLS
2 21 (60.00%) OSPF
2 21 (60.00%) BGP
2 21 (60.00%) EIGRP
2 21 (60.00%) PPP
2 21 (60.00%) Frame Relay
2 21 (60.00%) VLAN
2 21 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 20 (57.14%) IPsec
3 20 (57.14%) TACACS
3 20 (57.14%) VPN
3 20 (57.14%) SNMP
3 20 (57.14%) SSL
4 19 (54.29%) IPv6
4 19 (54.29%) WLAN
4 19 (54.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 18 (51.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 10 (28.57%) MS Access
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Marketing
3 10 (28.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Consultant
2 15 (42.86%) Security Consultant
3 13 (37.14%) Network Consultant
4 12 (34.29%) Network Security Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Network Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Product Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Network Technical Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Mainframe
2 4 (11.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Solaris
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (28.57%) Mobile Marketing
2 10 (28.57%) Mobile Commerce
2 10 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Project Planning
4 4 (11.43%) Time Management
4 4 (11.43%) Budget Control
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL V3
4 4 (11.43%) Change Control
4 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) People Management
5 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Service Management
7 1 (2.86%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) SQL
1 10 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Degree
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.00%) CCNP
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (11.43%) CCNA
5 3 (8.57%) CISSP
5 3 (8.57%) CCIE
5 3 (8.57%) CCSP
5 3 (8.57%) CISM
6 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.86%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.86%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) ISO 9001
1 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Snort
2 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (2.86%) UAG
2 1 (2.86%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.86%) OpenView
2 1 (2.86%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Cisco
2 17 (48.57%) CheckPoint
3 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
4 10 (28.57%) F5
5 2 (5.71%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) Juniper
5 2 (5.71%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.86%) Aruba
6 1 (2.86%) Sun
6 1 (2.86%) Compuware
6 1 (2.86%) ArcSight
London
Telco Exec
Salary: Salary negotiable 15% Corporate
Posted: 18 days ago