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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internetwork Packet Exchange/Sequenced Packet Exchange (IPX/SPX)
UK
Rank - - 944
Permanent jobs citing IPX/SPX 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary - - £60,000

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
13896 16833 18919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 16.77% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11342 13974 15358
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IPX/SPX
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing IPX/SPX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPX/SPX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IPX/SPX
Salary Trend

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

IPX/SPX Salary Trend in the UK

IPX/SPX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing IPX/SPX 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/SPX.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) IPX
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence

IPX/SPX
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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) IPX
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) PPTP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos