The table below looks at the statistics for IPX/SPX skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPX/SPX over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internetwork Packet Exchange/Sequenced Packet Exchange (IPX/SPX)
Rank 896 - 886
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPX/SPX 6 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% - 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.029% - 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 15
Average salary £50,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £30,000

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
20603 18575 21971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.00% 17.41% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 15126 17980
Average salary £43,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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/SPX
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPX/SPX within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPX/SPX within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Berkshire - 6 £50,000 -
South East - 6 £50,000 -
England - 6 £50,000 -
Reading - 5 £50,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £45,000 -

IPX/SPX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing IPX/SPX 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/SPX.

1 15 (100.00%) DHCP
1 15 (100.00%) IKE
1 15 (100.00%) IPX
1 15 (100.00%) PPP
1 15 (100.00%) RIP
1 15 (100.00%) SNMP
1 15 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 15 (100.00%) VPN
1 15 (100.00%) DNS
1 15 (100.00%) SSL
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) IPv6
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) MPLS
1 15 (100.00%) OSPF
1 15 (100.00%) BGP
1 15 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 15 (100.00%) IGRP
1 15 (100.00%) TACACS
1 15 (100.00%) H.323
1 15 (100.00%) VoIP
1 15 (100.00%) WLAN
1 15 (100.00%) POP3
1 15 (100.00%) SMTP
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
1 15 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 15 (100.00%) IPsec
1 15 (100.00%) VLAN
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 15 (100.00%) Network Security

IPX/SPX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing IPX/SPX 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/SPX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) VoIP
1 15 (100.00%) WLAN
1 15 (100.00%) POP3
1 15 (100.00%) SMTP
1 15 (100.00%) DHCP
1 15 (100.00%) IKE
1 15 (100.00%) IPX
1 15 (100.00%) PPP
1 15 (100.00%) RIP
1 15 (100.00%) SNMP
1 15 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 15 (100.00%) VPN
1 15 (100.00%) DNS
1 15 (100.00%) SSL
1 15 (100.00%) IPv6
1 15 (100.00%) MPLS
1 15 (100.00%) OSPF
1 15 (100.00%) BGP
1 15 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 15 (100.00%) IGRP
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 15 (100.00%) Consultant
2 13 (86.67%) Security Consultant
2 13 (86.67%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) Change Control
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) F5