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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 170 171 183
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing PBX 16 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.41% 0.054% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.58% 0.41% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 7
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
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
621 485 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.74% 13.05% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 518 425 558
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PBX across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

PBX Salary Histogram in Manchester

PBX
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 17 (85.00%) VoIP
2 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (80.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 14 (70.00%) ISDN
3 14 (70.00%) Firewall
4 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (40.00%) CCNA
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (40.00%) WAN
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco
6 7 (35.00%) CCNP
6 7 (35.00%) VLAN
6 7 (35.00%) Wireshark
6 7 (35.00%) IP Telephony
6 7 (35.00%) VPN
7 3 (15.00%) LAN
7 3 (15.00%) Line Management
7 3 (15.00%) People Management
8 2 (10.00%) Linux
9 1 (5.00%) ITIL
9 1 (5.00%) SLA
9 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
9 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (5.00%) DPNSS
9 1 (5.00%) QSIG
9 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
9 1 (5.00%) Lync

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1 (5.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) VoIP
2 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (80.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 14 (70.00%) Firewall
3 14 (70.00%) ISDN
4 8 (40.00%) WAN
5 7 (35.00%) VPN
5 7 (35.00%) IP Telephony
5 7 (35.00%) VLAN
5 7 (35.00%) Wireshark
6 3 (15.00%) LAN
7 1 (5.00%) DPNSS
7 1 (5.00%) QSIG
General
1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Senior VoIP Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Voice Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) IP Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Network Support
3 3 (15.00%) Support Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Line Management
1 3 (15.00%) People Management
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) CCNA
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco