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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 234 210 213
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +3
Permanent jobs citing PBX 4 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.069% 0.098% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.59% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Average salary £32,250 £50,000 £39,850
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.50% +25.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £48,670
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
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
945 850 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.19% 16.69% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 809 661 916
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 6 March 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
Dorset -30 2 £37,500 -25.00%
Wiltshire +11 1 £27,000 +20.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 £25,000 -
PBX
England

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 14 (87.50%) SQL
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) VoIP
3 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (43.75%) Nortel
4 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
4 7 (43.75%) Siemens
4 7 (43.75%) DASS2
4 7 (43.75%) DPNSS
4 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
4 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
4 7 (43.75%) CSS
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) Process Management
4 7 (43.75%) Change Management
4 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) Workflow
4 7 (43.75%) TETRA
4 7 (43.75%) Windows 2000 Server
4 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (37.50%) VMware
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Asterisk PBX
7 4 (25.00%) Mandarin Language
7 4 (25.00%) Softphone
8 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
8 2 (12.50%) C#
8 2 (12.50%) JavaScript

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) AutoCAD
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) VoIP
2 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 7 (43.75%) TETRA
2 7 (43.75%) DASS2
2 7 (43.75%) DPNSS
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (25.00%) Softphone
5 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Support
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Support
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Communications Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
1 7 (43.75%) Process Management
1 7 (43.75%) Change Management
1 7 (43.75%) Workflow
2 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) VCP4
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCTS
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CCENT
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Nortel
1 7 (43.75%) Siemens
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Dell