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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 185 160 180
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +20
Permanent jobs citing PBX 3 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.073% 0.49% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 3.38% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 7
Average salary £48,000 £25,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.23% -8.93%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £39,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+40.12% -7.64%
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
574 562 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.94% 14.57% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 495 495 432
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 29 August 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
Rochdale -8 2 £48,000 +62.71%
PBX
North West

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) vCloud
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Polycom
3 2 (40.00%) Lync
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Mitel
3 2 (40.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) PSTN
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) SMTP

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Lync
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) PSTN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) SMTP
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) MPLS
1 2 (40.00%) DSL
1 2 (40.00%) H.323
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) IPsec
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) Broadband
2 1 (20.00%) DMS-100
2 1 (20.00%) Softswitch
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Communications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Communications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Switch Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCTS
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
1 2 (40.00%) vCloud
2 1 (20.00%) UAG
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Siemens
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Mitel
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) Polycom
3 1 (20.00%) Nortel
3 1 (20.00%) Ericsson