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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digium Asterisk
Rank 842 846 826
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Permanent jobs citing Asterisk PBX 39 46 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.044% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.26% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 44
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,250 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19260 17864 21476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.99% 16.96% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15487 13977 17553
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Asterisk PBX
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Asterisk PBX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Asterisk PBX
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Asterisk PBX within the UK.

Asterisk PBX Salary Trend in the UK

Asterisk PBX
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Asterisk PBX over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Asterisk PBX Salary Histogram in the UK

Asterisk PBX
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Asterisk PBX within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
England -14 38 £40,000 -20.00% 12
South East -24 14 £40,000 -20.00% 7
London +15 9 £47,500 +11.76% 4
North West - 9 £40,000 -
Manchester - 7 £40,000 -
Surrey -25 6 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Yorkshire +6 5 £32,500 +18.18%
West Yorkshire +2 5 £32,500 +18.18%
Leeds -4 5 £32,500 +18.18%
Guildford -9 5 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Milton Keynes - 4 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £30,000 -
Berkshire +2 3 £40,000 -5.88% 4
City of London - 3 £45,000 - 2
Burnley - 2 £36,250 -
Lancashire - 2 £36,250 -
Reading -7 1 £40,000 -5.88% 2
South West -18 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Brighton - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 1 - -

Asterisk PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Asterisk 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 Asterisk PBX.

1 76 (73.08%) Linux
2 68 (65.38%) VoIP
3 55 (52.88%) PBX
4 50 (48.08%) Telecoms
5 37 (35.58%) Cisco
6 34 (32.69%) MySQL
7 29 (27.88%) TCP/IP
8 28 (26.92%) Windows
8 28 (26.92%) Firewall
9 27 (25.96%) DNS
10 26 (25.00%) ISDN
11 22 (21.15%) CentOS
12 21 (20.19%) RTP
13 20 (19.23%) PHP
13 20 (19.23%) WAN
14 18 (17.31%) Nagios
15 17 (16.35%) Python
15 17 (16.35%) Bash Shell
16 16 (15.38%) Red Hat
17 15 (14.42%) Software Engineering
18 14 (13.46%) Open Source
18 14 (13.46%) BGP
19 13 (12.50%) OSPF
19 13 (12.50%) VMware
19 13 (12.50%) VPN
19 13 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
19 13 (12.50%) Ubuntu
19 13 (12.50%) Degree
20 12 (11.54%) Wireshark
20 12 (11.54%) Multithreading

Asterisk PBX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Asterisk 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 Asterisk PBX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (11.54%) nginx
2 10 (9.62%) Apache
3 7 (6.73%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.88%) ejabberd
4 3 (2.88%) Zope
4 3 (2.88%) Plone
5 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.92%) Lync
6 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 68 (65.38%) VoIP
2 55 (52.88%) PBX
3 29 (27.88%) TCP/IP
4 28 (26.92%) Firewall
5 27 (25.96%) DNS
6 26 (25.00%) ISDN
7 21 (20.19%) RTP
8 20 (19.23%) WAN
9 14 (13.46%) BGP
10 13 (12.50%) OSPF
10 13 (12.50%) VPN
11 12 (11.54%) Wireshark
12 11 (10.58%) RANAP
12 11 (10.58%) LTE
12 11 (10.58%) Internet
12 11 (10.58%) LDAP
12 11 (10.58%) GSM
12 11 (10.58%) UMTS
13 10 (9.62%) LAN
13 10 (9.62%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (32.69%) MySQL
2 7 (6.73%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.88%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) GCC
1 11 (10.58%) GDB
1 11 (10.58%) Trac
1 11 (10.58%) Subversion
2 3 (2.88%) Emacs
3 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.96%) Xcode
General
1 50 (48.08%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.85%) Games
2 4 (3.85%) Mandarin Language
3 3 (2.88%) Banking
3 3 (2.88%) Finance
4 2 (1.92%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.92%) Back Office
5 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (21.15%) Support Engineer
2 20 (19.23%) Voice Engineer
3 18 (17.31%) VoIP Engineer
4 15 (14.42%) Software Engineer
5 14 (13.46%) Administrator
6 13 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (10.58%) Senior Software Engineer
8 10 (9.62%) Network Engineer
8 10 (9.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (9.62%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (8.65%) Team Leader
9 9 (8.65%) Technical Engineer
9 9 (8.65%) Technical Support
9 9 (8.65%) Technical Support Engineer
9 9 (8.65%) IP Engineer
10 8 (7.69%) Developer
11 7 (6.73%) Senior VoIP Engineer
12 6 (5.77%) Infrastructure Team Leader
13 5 (4.81%) Voice Support Engineer
14 4 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.58%) STL
1 11 (10.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 9 (8.65%) LAMP
3 7 (6.73%) FreeSWITCH
4 5 (4.81%) Memcached
4 5 (4.81%) HTML
5 3 (2.88%) HTML5
6 2 (1.92%) CSS
6 2 (1.92%) Web Services
7 1 (0.96%) WAP
7 1 (0.96%) WCF
7 1 (0.96%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.96%) SOAP
7 1 (0.96%) .NET
7 1 (0.96%) ADO
7 1 (0.96%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Open Source
2 6 (5.77%) IVR
2 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.88%) Replication
4 2 (1.92%) Clustering
4 2 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.92%) Physics
4 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 76 (73.08%) Linux
2 28 (26.92%) Windows
3 22 (21.15%) CentOS
4 13 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 12 (11.54%) UNIX
6 10 (9.62%) Solaris
7 7 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.81%) FreeBSD
9 5 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (4.81%) OpenBSD
10 4 (3.85%) Debian
11 2 (1.92%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.96%) Fedora
12 1 (0.96%) Android
12 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.96%) OpenSolaris
12 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.42%) Software Engineering
2 12 (11.54%) Multithreading
3 11 (10.58%) OO
3 11 (10.58%) OOD
4 9 (8.65%) Migration
5 5 (4.81%) Load Balancing
6 4 (3.85%) Coaching
7 3 (2.88%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.88%) ITIL
7 3 (2.88%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.88%) Release Management
7 3 (2.88%) Service Management
7 3 (2.88%) ITSM
7 3 (2.88%) Web Development
7 3 (2.88%) Web Design
8 2 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.92%) Network Design
8 2 (1.92%) CRM
8 2 (1.92%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (1.92%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.23%) PHP
2 17 (16.35%) Python
2 17 (16.35%) Bash Shell
3 12 (11.54%) C++
4 10 (9.62%) SQL
5 6 (5.77%) Perl
6 4 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.96%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.96%) C#
8 1 (0.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (12.50%) Degree
2 11 (10.58%) CCNP
3 9 (8.65%) CCNA
4 4 (3.85%) CCIE
5 1 (0.96%) MCSA
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (10.58%) NFS
1 11 (10.58%) Kamailio
1 11 (10.58%) OpenSIPS
2 7 (6.73%) XenServer
3 6 (5.77%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.81%) Varnish
4 5 (4.81%) SpamAssassin
4 5 (4.81%) Ceph
5 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (2.88%) Postfix
6 3 (2.88%) Corosync
6 3 (2.88%) KVM
7 2 (1.92%) Sendmail
7 2 (1.92%) Samba
7 2 (1.92%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.92%) Dovecot
7 2 (1.92%) Openswan
8 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (17.31%) Nagios
2 10 (9.62%) logstash
3 8 (7.69%) HAProxy
3 8 (7.69%) Ansible
4 6 (5.77%) Opsview
5 5 (4.81%) Check_MK
5 5 (4.81%) Bacula
6 3 (2.88%) Ganeti
6 3 (2.88%) Cacti
7 2 (1.92%) Munin
7 2 (1.92%) yum
7 2 (1.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (1.92%) Rsyslog
8 1 (0.96%) Puppet
8 1 (0.96%) WSUS
8 1 (0.96%) SCCM
8 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (35.58%) Cisco
2 16 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 13 (12.50%) VMware
4 10 (9.62%) HP
5 5 (4.81%) Avaya
5 5 (4.81%) Mitel
6 4 (3.85%) Google
6 4 (3.85%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.88%) Juniper
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle
8 2 (1.92%) NEC
8 2 (1.92%) Foundry
8 2 (1.92%) Aruba
8 2 (1.92%) Percona
8 2 (1.92%) Dell
8 2 (1.92%) Nortel
8 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.92%) Sage
9 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.96%) Apple
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