The table below looks at the statistics for IPX/SPX skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPX/SPX over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internetwork Packet Exchange/Sequenced Packet Exchange (IPX/SPX)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing IPX/SPX 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £30,000
IPX/SPX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
791 718 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.64% 17.10% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 694 561 688
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPX/SPX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPX/SPX across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPX/SPX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IPX/SPX
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPX/SPX across the West Midlands region.

IPX/SPX Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IPX/SPX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) POP3
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) IKE
1 2 (100.00%) IPX
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) IGRP
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus

IPX/SPX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) POP3
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) IKE
1 2 (100.00%) IPX
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) IGRP
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint