The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digium Asterisk
Rank 877 859 823
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -36
Permanent jobs citing Asterisk PBX 58 29 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.026% 0.065%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.13% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 53 24 73
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +34.61%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20651 22515 22399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.83% 19.91% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16370 18140 18686
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 16 April 2014 within the UK.

Asterisk PBX Salary Histogram in the UK

Asterisk PBX
Top 30 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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -5 58 £40,000 -20.00% 3
South East +14 34 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Surrey +6 17 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Guildford +1 13 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Brighton - 12 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 12 £40,000 -
London -51 9 £42,500 -15.00%
West Midlands - 6 £32,500 -
Berkshire +7 5 £27,500 -21.42%
East Midlands - 5 £35,000 - 1
Reading +4 4 £42,500 +21.42%
Hertfordshire +13 2 £62,500 +92.30%
East of England -4 2 £62,500 +92.30%
City of London -10 2 £100,000 +100.00%
Warwickshire - 2 £24,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £35,000 -
Rutland - 2 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 2 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £35,000 -
Oakham - 2 £40,000 - 1
Leatherhead - 2 £37,500 -
Croydon - 2 £36,250 -
Manchester -1 1 £45,000 +95.65%
North West -1 1 £45,000 +95.65%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £30,000 -
North East - 1 £30,000 -
Northampton - 1 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £30,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £30,000 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £24,000 -

Asterisk PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 88 (85.44%) VoIP
2 77 (74.76%) Linux
3 55 (53.40%) PBX
4 48 (46.60%) Cisco
5 47 (45.63%) Telecoms
6 36 (34.95%) RTP
7 34 (33.01%) Software Engineering
8 31 (30.10%) C++
9 30 (29.13%) GSM
9 30 (29.13%) Subversion
10 29 (28.16%) LTE
10 29 (28.16%) UMTS
10 29 (28.16%) Windows
11 26 (25.24%) STL
12 25 (24.27%) RANAP
13 23 (22.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 23 (22.33%) OO
13 23 (22.33%) OOD
13 23 (22.33%) GCC
13 23 (22.33%) GDB
13 23 (22.33%) Trac
14 20 (19.42%) DNS
14 20 (19.42%) LDAP
14 20 (19.42%) Open Source
14 20 (19.42%) Ubuntu
15 18 (17.48%) Windows 7
15 18 (17.48%) ITIL
15 18 (17.48%) MySQL
15 18 (17.48%) TCP/IP
16 17 (16.50%) Firewall

Asterisk PBX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (11.65%) Apache
2 11 (10.68%) Lync
3 8 (7.77%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.83%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.94%) IIS
5 2 (1.94%) SAS
5 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.94%) Node.js
5 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.97%) nginx
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.88%) MS Office
3 2 (1.94%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.97%) CloudFront
1 1 (0.97%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.97%) Office 365
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 88 (85.44%) VoIP
2 55 (53.40%) PBX
3 36 (34.95%) RTP
4 30 (29.13%) GSM
5 29 (28.16%) UMTS
5 29 (28.16%) LTE
6 25 (24.27%) RANAP
7 20 (19.42%) LDAP
7 20 (19.42%) DNS
8 18 (17.48%) TCP/IP
9 17 (16.50%) Firewall
10 13 (12.62%) DHCP
11 11 (10.68%) MPLS
12 10 (9.71%) VPN
12 10 (9.71%) IP Telephony
13 7 (6.80%) Unified Communications
13 7 (6.80%) SAN
14 6 (5.83%) SSL
14 6 (5.83%) SMTP
14 6 (5.83%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.48%) MySQL
2 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.97%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 30 (29.13%) Subversion
2 23 (22.33%) GCC
2 23 (22.33%) GDB
2 23 (22.33%) Trac
3 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (45.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.91%) Finance
3 1 (0.97%) Retail
3 1 (0.97%) Marketing
3 1 (0.97%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (22.33%) Software Engineer
2 15 (14.56%) C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (12.62%) IT Manager
4 9 (8.74%) Engineering Manager
5 8 (7.77%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (6.80%) Network Engineer
6 7 (6.80%) Support Engineer
6 7 (6.80%) Software Manager
6 7 (6.80%) Software Engineering Manager
7 6 (5.83%) Administrator
7 6 (5.83%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.83%) Developer
7 6 (5.83%) PHP Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.85%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (2.91%) VoIP Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Communications Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Consultant
10 2 (1.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.24%) STL
2 23 (22.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (6.80%) FreeSWITCH
3 7 (6.80%) LAMP
4 5 (4.85%) XMPP
5 3 (2.91%) jQuery
5 3 (2.91%) HTML
6 2 (1.94%) CSS
6 2 (1.94%) Web Services
6 2 (1.94%) Smarty
7 1 (0.97%) CCXML
7 1 (0.97%) Sphinx
7 1 (0.97%) TAPI
7 1 (0.97%) JTAPI
7 1 (0.97%) Ajax
7 1 (0.97%) XML
7 1 (0.97%) VXML
7 1 (0.97%) SOAP
7 1 (0.97%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.42%) Open Source
2 8 (7.77%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.80%) Social Media
4 6 (5.83%) iPad
4 6 (5.83%) iPhone
5 3 (2.91%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.94%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.94%) Physics
6 2 (1.94%) Replication
6 2 (1.94%) IVR
6 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.94%) Statistics
7 1 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.97%) SCADA
7 1 (0.97%) Handset
7 1 (0.97%) PKI
7 1 (0.97%) CCTV
7 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.97%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.97%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 77 (74.76%) Linux
2 29 (28.16%) Windows
3 20 (19.42%) Ubuntu
4 18 (17.48%) Windows 7
5 17 (16.50%) CentOS
6 14 (13.59%) UNIX
7 13 (12.62%) Mac OS X
8 12 (11.65%) Mac OS
8 12 (11.65%) Mac OS X Server
9 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (7.77%) Windows 8
11 7 (6.80%) Android
11 7 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (5.83%) Windows Phone
13 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (2.91%) Debian
14 2 (1.94%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.94%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.97%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.01%) Software Engineering
2 23 (22.33%) OO
2 23 (22.33%) OOD
3 18 (17.48%) ITIL
4 12 (11.65%) Information Security
4 12 (11.65%) Information Security Management
4 12 (11.65%) Security Management
4 12 (11.65%) Project Planning
5 7 (6.80%) Integration Testing
5 7 (6.80%) Social Media Monitoring
6 6 (5.83%) Load Balancing
6 6 (5.83%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.85%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.88%) Network Management
8 4 (3.88%) PRINCE2
9 2 (1.94%) OOP
9 2 (1.94%) CRM
9 2 (1.94%) Configuration Management
9 2 (1.94%) Migration
9 2 (1.94%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.10%) C++
2 14 (13.59%) Bash Shell
3 13 (12.62%) PHP
3 13 (12.62%) Python
4 9 (8.74%) SQL
4 9 (8.74%) Java
5 7 (6.80%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.83%) C
7 5 (4.85%) Ruby
8 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.91%) Perl
9 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.94%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 11 (10.68%) Degree
2 8 (7.77%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.83%) CCNA
4 5 (4.85%) MCSE
4 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.85%) RHCE
4 5 (4.85%) MCITP
5 4 (3.88%) MCP
6 2 (1.94%) CCIE
6 2 (1.94%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.91%) SLA
3 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (12.62%) Active Directory
1 13 (12.62%) Samba
2 11 (10.68%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 7 (6.80%) Kamailio
4 6 (5.83%) OpenSIPS
5 5 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.97%) KVM
6 1 (0.97%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.97%) Postfix
6 1 (0.97%) vSphere
6 1 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.97%) Varnish
6 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.97%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) Nagios
2 6 (5.83%) Cacti
3 4 (3.88%) Puppet
4 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.94%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.97%) SCCM
5 1 (0.97%) SCOM
5 1 (0.97%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.97%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.97%) Ansible
5 1 (0.97%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 48 (46.60%) Cisco
2 11 (10.68%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.77%) VMware
4 6 (5.83%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.85%) Avaya
5 5 (4.85%) Rackspace
6 4 (3.88%) Aruba
6 4 (3.88%) Juniper
6 4 (3.88%) HP
6 4 (3.88%) Dell
7 3 (2.91%) Nortel
8 2 (1.94%) Confirmit
8 2 (1.94%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.94%) Foundry
8 2 (1.94%) Symantec
8 2 (1.94%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.97%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.97%) Google
9 1 (0.97%) Draytek
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oakham, Leicestershire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Competitive, DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago