The table below looks at the statistics for PBX skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 225 244 247
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing PBX 21 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.073% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.06% 0.48% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 4
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,450 £32,100 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,150 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.00% +25.00%
PBX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1020 1037 1150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.54% 15.14% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 787 810 929
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PBX
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PBX Salary Trend in the North West

PBX
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PBX across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

PBX Salary Histogram in the North West

PBX
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Lancashire - 12 £27,250 -
Manchester +4 5 £51,500 +21.17% 4
Cheshire -3 4 £50,000 +51.51% 1
PBX
England

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 25 (64.10%) VoIP
2 16 (41.03%) WAN
2 16 (41.03%) Telecoms
3 15 (38.46%) Cisco
3 15 (38.46%) CCNA
3 15 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (33.33%) LAN
4 13 (33.33%) SLA
4 13 (33.33%) Lync
5 12 (30.77%) ITIL
5 12 (30.77%) Avaya
6 11 (28.21%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (28.21%) ISO 9001
7 10 (25.64%) DPNSS
7 10 (25.64%) QSIG
7 10 (25.64%) Operations Management
8 8 (20.51%) Unified Communications
9 7 (17.95%) Asterisk PBX
9 7 (17.95%) Mitel
9 7 (17.95%) Firewall
9 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
9 7 (17.95%) ISDN
10 6 (15.38%) Toshiba
11 4 (10.26%) iPad
11 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
11 4 (10.26%) Line Management
11 4 (10.26%) VLAN
11 4 (10.26%) IP Telephony
11 4 (10.26%) Apple
12 3 (7.69%) Nortel

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 13 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 25 (64.10%) VoIP
2 16 (41.03%) WAN
3 13 (33.33%) LAN
4 10 (25.64%) DPNSS
4 10 (25.64%) QSIG
5 8 (20.51%) Unified Communications
6 7 (17.95%) ISDN
6 7 (17.95%) Asterisk PBX
6 7 (17.95%) Firewall
6 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.26%) IP Telephony
7 4 (10.26%) VLAN
7 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
8 3 (7.69%) VPN
9 2 (5.13%) DMS-100
9 2 (5.13%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
1 1 (2.56%) MS Access
General
1 16 (41.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) IP Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Avaya Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) VoIP Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Voice Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Telecoms Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior VoIP Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Network Support
7 3 (7.69%) Support Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Network Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Switch Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) VoIP Project Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Senior Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Help Desk Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) 1st Line Support
9 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) iPad
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) IVR
2 1 (2.56%) Statistics
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 10 (25.64%) Operations Management
3 4 (10.26%) Line Management
4 3 (7.69%) People Management
4 3 (7.69%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.56%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.56%) CRM
5 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.56%) Network Management
5 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) CCNA
1 15 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.21%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (33.33%) SLA
2 11 (28.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) XenApp
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Cisco
2 12 (30.77%) Avaya
3 7 (17.95%) Mitel
4 6 (15.38%) Toshiba
5 4 (10.26%) Apple
6 3 (7.69%) Nortel
7 2 (5.13%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.56%) VMware
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix
8 1 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) Polycom
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Posted: 8 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 15 days ago