The table below looks at the statistics for PBX skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 243 218 210
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Permanent jobs citing PBX 8 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 1.10% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 5
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +40.12%
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 South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1122 1004 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.76% 16.50% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 967 869 681
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PBX
Salary Trend in the South West

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

PBX Salary Trend in the South West

PBX
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PBX across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PBX Salary Histogram in the South West

PBX
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Wiltshire +2 5 £26,500 -45.64%
Dorset +1 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Bristol -23 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 -
PBX
England

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 15 (93.75%) VoIP
2 11 (68.75%) Siemens
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) DPNSS
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) ITIL
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
5 8 (50.00%) Nortel
5 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (50.00%) Workflow
5 8 (50.00%) TETRA
5 8 (50.00%) DASS2
5 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 7 (43.75%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
7 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
8 4 (25.00%) MCSE
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (18.75%) QSIG
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (18.75%) Avaya
9 3 (18.75%) CCNP
9 3 (18.75%) CCNA
9 3 (18.75%) ISDN

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) VoIP
2 11 (68.75%) DPNSS
3 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) DASS2
3 8 (50.00%) TETRA
4 7 (43.75%) Firewall
5 3 (18.75%) QSIG
5 3 (18.75%) ISDN
5 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security
6 1 (6.25%) IPv4
6 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) VoIP Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Workflow
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Process Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) People Management
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) BCP
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) MCSE
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) CCNP
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Siemens
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) Nortel
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Avaya
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) Mitel
7 1 (6.25%) LANDesk
7 1 (6.25%) Veeam
7 1 (6.25%) Sage
7 1 (6.25%) NEC