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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 177 193 159
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -34
Permanent jobs citing PBX 9 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.23% 0.073% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 0.52% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 19
Average salary £43,500 £48,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +88.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £37,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £48,000 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-24.54% +37.50%
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 Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
550 576 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.28% 13.94% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 443 498 491
Average salary £35,875 £34,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.51% -4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PBX
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

PBX Salary Trend in Manchester

PBX
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

PBX Salary Histogram in Manchester

PBX
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Rochdale -4 2 £58,000 +20.83%
Altrincham - 2 £43,500 -
PBX
North West

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (57.14%) WAN
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) LAN
2 6 (42.86%) SLA
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) VoIP
4 4 (28.57%) GSM
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Dell
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Internet
4 4 (28.57%) Nagios
4 4 (28.57%) MySQL
4 4 (28.57%) Apache
4 4 (28.57%) PSTN
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) CCNA
4 4 (28.57%) CentOS
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 4 (28.57%) SUSE
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Ruby
4 4 (28.57%) Operations Management
4 4 (28.57%) Kamailio
4 4 (28.57%) Lync
4 4 (28.57%) Change Control
4 4 (28.57%) Sensu

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
1 4 (28.57%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 2 (14.29%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) VoIP
4 4 (28.57%) GSM
4 4 (28.57%) PSTN
4 4 (28.57%) Internet
5 3 (21.43%) DPNSS
5 3 (21.43%) QSIG
5 3 (21.43%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (14.29%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) IPsec
6 2 (14.29%) DSL
6 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
6 2 (14.29%) SAN
6 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
7 1 (7.14%) VLAN
7 1 (7.14%) DMS-100
7 1 (7.14%) Softswitch
7 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Engineering Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Sensu
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) IVR
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) SUSE
2 4 (28.57%) CentOS
3 3 (21.43%) VMS
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Operations Management
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL V2
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) CAD
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Ruby
1 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
2 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Kamailio
2 2 (14.29%) vCloud
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (28.57%) HAProxy
1 4 (28.57%) Opsview
1 4 (28.57%) Graphite
1 4 (28.57%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) Polycom
4 1 (7.14%) CyberTech
4 1 (7.14%) Nortel
4 1 (7.14%) Ericsson