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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 131 134 120
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing PBX 10 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.39% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.26% 0.90% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 8
Average salary £30,750 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.12% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £56,000 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
795 778 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.78% 31.46% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 432 544 412
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 24 October 2014.

PBX Salary Histogram in Reading

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 24 (85.71%) Cisco
2 17 (60.71%) VoIP
3 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (50.00%) Windows
4 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (46.43%) WAN
5 13 (46.43%) LAN
5 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
5 13 (46.43%) CCNA
6 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 10 (35.71%) MCSE
7 9 (32.14%) Avaya
8 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 8 (28.57%) MS Office
8 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
8 8 (28.57%) TETRA
8 8 (28.57%) Product Management
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (28.57%) Multicast
8 8 (28.57%) Marketing
9 7 (25.00%) Mitel
10 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (17.86%) Fat Client
10 5 (17.86%) Lync
10 5 (17.86%) Unified Communications
10 5 (17.86%) ITIL
10 5 (17.86%) Active Directory

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (17.86%) Lync
3 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
1 3 (10.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) VoIP
2 13 (46.43%) WAN
2 13 (46.43%) LAN
3 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 8 (28.57%) TETRA
3 8 (28.57%) Multicast
4 5 (17.86%) Unified Communications
5 3 (10.71%) IP Telephony
5 3 (10.71%) DNS
5 3 (10.71%) PSTN
5 3 (10.71%) DHCP
6 2 (7.14%) SMTP
6 2 (7.14%) Broadband
6 2 (7.14%) MPLS
6 2 (7.14%) VPN
6 2 (7.14%) H.323
6 2 (7.14%) Firewall
7 1 (3.57%) Softswitch
7 1 (3.57%) ISUP
7 1 (3.57%) ISDN
General
1 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 8 (28.57%) Marketing
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Product Manager
1 8 (28.57%) Portfolio Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Network Support
2 4 (14.29%) VoIP Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Solutions Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Voice Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Thin Client
1 5 (17.86%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Handset
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
1 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Product Management
1 8 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) BCP
3 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Change Management
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (46.43%) CCNA
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (35.71%) MCSE
4 5 (17.86%) CCNP
5 4 (14.29%) MCTS
5 4 (14.29%) MCITP
6 1 (3.57%) MCP
6 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) UAG
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (32.14%) Avaya
4 7 (25.00%) Mitel
5 5 (17.86%) Citrix
6 3 (10.71%) Polycom
7 2 (7.14%) Siemens
8 1 (3.57%) Acme Packet
8 1 (3.57%) Sonus
8 1 (3.57%) BroadSoft