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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 64 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PBX 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.40% - 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.64% - 2.99%
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
55 45 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.98% 9.53% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 64
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 £23,000 £16,750 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £38,000
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 24 December 2014. 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 - 2 £32,000 -
PBX
North West

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Nortel
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MS Access
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya
2 3 (75.00%) Nortel
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) Draytek
3 1 (25.00%) Panasonic
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) NEC