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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internetwork Packet Exchange/Sequenced Packet Exchange (IPX/SPX)
Rank - 977 988
Permanent jobs citing IPX/SPX 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.010% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £34,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.36%
UK excluding London average salary - £34,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -23.33%

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
17866 20305 20526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.29% 18.29% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14812 16099 16243
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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