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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 208 212 206
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing PBX 13 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 0.66% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 11
Average salary £32,750 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.94% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
PBX
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1558 1521 1562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.28% 27.78% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1071 1187
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PBX across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PBX
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PBX across the Berkshire region.

PBX Salary Trend in Berkshire

PBX
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PBX across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

PBX Salary Histogram in Berkshire

PBX
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
Reading +3 10 £32,500 -12.16%
Slough - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £60,000 -
PBX
South East

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing PBX 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 PBX.

1 19 (55.88%) Cisco
2 14 (41.18%) Windows
3 13 (38.24%) VoIP
3 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (38.24%) Avaya
4 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
5 11 (32.35%) MS Office
6 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (26.47%) Fat Client
7 9 (26.47%) MCSE
7 9 (26.47%) Citrix
7 9 (26.47%) Thin Client
7 9 (26.47%) SLA
7 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
7 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (23.53%) Finance
8 8 (23.53%) DNS
9 6 (17.65%) BCP
9 6 (17.65%) Oracle
9 6 (17.65%) VoLTE
10 5 (14.71%) ITIL
10 5 (14.71%) Linux
10 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
11 4 (11.76%) BGP
11 4 (11.76%) MPLS
11 4 (11.76%) OSPF
11 4 (11.76%) Ethernet
11 4 (11.76%) Solaris

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing PBX 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 PBX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (11.76%) Lync
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) VoIP
2 8 (23.53%) DNS
3 6 (17.65%) VoLTE
4 4 (11.76%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (11.76%) MPLS
4 4 (11.76%) OSPF
4 4 (11.76%) BGP
4 4 (11.76%) Ethernet
5 3 (8.82%) Broadband
6 2 (5.88%) PSTN
6 2 (5.88%) Internet
6 2 (5.88%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.94%) Softswitch
7 1 (2.94%) CTI
7 1 (2.94%) ISUP
7 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.94%) ISDN
7 1 (2.94%) DHCP
7 1 (2.94%) FTP
7 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
2 8 (23.53%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Desktop Support
3 6 (17.65%) Voice Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Voice Support Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Developer
5 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (11.76%) VoIP Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) VoIP Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Thin Client
1 9 (26.47%) Fat Client
2 4 (11.76%) Open Source
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.94%) DTV
4 1 (2.94%) Handset
4 1 (2.94%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (14.71%) Linux
5 4 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) BCP
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.94%) Business Development
5 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Line Management
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (26.47%) MCSE
3 2 (5.88%) MCSA
3 2 (5.88%) CCNA
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.88%) MCTS
3 2 (5.88%) MCITP
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) Kamailio
2 4 (11.76%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Cisco
2 13 (38.24%) Avaya
3 9 (26.47%) Citrix
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) SAP
6 1 (2.94%) Motorola
6 1 (2.94%) NEC
6 1 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) Mitel
6 1 (2.94%) Polycom
6 1 (2.94%) Acme Packet
6 1 (2.94%) Sonus
6 1 (2.94%) BroadSoft