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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 63 62 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing PBX 6 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.12% 0.21% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 2.08% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 10
Average salary £17,500 - £23,000
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 - £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £18,250 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £55,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-29.54% +45.69%
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
79 48 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.74% 10.08% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 78 44 108
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £16,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £41,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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
Chorley - 4 £17,500 -
Preston - 1 £18,000 -
PBX
North West

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 13 (81.25%) Avaya
3 6 (37.50%) Unified Communications
3 6 (37.50%) Mitel
3 6 (37.50%) Toshiba
4 4 (25.00%) iPad
4 4 (25.00%) Apple
4 4 (25.00%) SLA
5 3 (18.75%) VoIP
6 1 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Statistics
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.25%) Finance
6 1 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Nortel
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (6.25%) MS Office
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Windows
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) MS Excel

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Unified Communications
2 3 (18.75%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) MS Access
General
1 14 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Avaya Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) IP Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Telecoms Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL
1 1 (6.25%) CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Network Management
1 1 (6.25%) Line Management
1 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) XenApp
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Avaya
2 6 (37.50%) Toshiba
2 6 (37.50%) Mitel
3 4 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Nortel
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) VMware