The table below looks at the statistics for PBX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 62 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PBX 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.20% - 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% - 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £32,000 - £26,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
PBX
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 42 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.52% 9.27% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 59
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £17,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

PBX
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

PBX Salary Trend in Lancashire

PBX
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Preston - 1 £32,000 -
PBX
North West

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) A+ Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MS Access
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) HP

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Draytek