The table below looks at the statistics for PBX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 132 142 127
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing PBX 15 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.65% 1.12% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 4
Average salary £32,500 £42,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -15.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.10%
PBX
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
911 806 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.09% 31.65% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 463 548 492
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PBX
Salary Trend in Reading

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

PBX Salary Trend in Reading

PBX
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PBX across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

PBX Salary Histogram in Reading

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (47.83%) Avaya
4 10 (43.48%) MS Office
4 10 (43.48%) Citrix
4 10 (43.48%) MCSE
4 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
4 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (43.48%) Thin Client
4 10 (43.48%) Fat Client
4 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (39.13%) VoIP
6 7 (30.43%) BCP
7 6 (26.09%) ITIL
7 6 (26.09%) SLA
8 5 (21.74%) CCNA
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
8 5 (21.74%) WAN
8 5 (21.74%) LAN
9 4 (17.39%) DNS
9 4 (17.39%) TETRA
9 4 (17.39%) Multicast
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (17.39%) Product Management
9 4 (17.39%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
1 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) VoIP
2 5 (21.74%) WAN
2 5 (21.74%) LAN
3 4 (17.39%) DNS
3 4 (17.39%) TETRA
3 4 (17.39%) Multicast
4 3 (13.04%) VoLTE
5 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) Broadband
6 1 (4.35%) ISDN
6 1 (4.35%) PSTN
6 1 (4.35%) DHCP
6 1 (4.35%) FTP
6 1 (4.35%) HTTP
6 1 (4.35%) Softswitch
6 1 (4.35%) ISUP
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Desktop Support
2 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Support Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Product Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Portfolio Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Voice Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Network Support
7 1 (4.35%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Thin Client
1 10 (43.48%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
1 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2003
1 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) BCP
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
4 4 (17.39%) Product Management
4 4 (17.39%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) MCSE
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (21.74%) CCNA
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 11 (47.83%) Avaya
3 10 (43.48%) Citrix
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) Mitel
6 1 (4.35%) Polycom
6 1 (4.35%) Acme Packet
6 1 (4.35%) Sonus
6 1 (4.35%) BroadSoft