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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digium Asterisk
Rank 822 830 802
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -28
Permanent jobs citing Asterisk PBX 58 49 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.045% 0.081%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.26% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 57 48 90
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £34,250 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +21.87%

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
19643 18515 22476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.18% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15881 14521 18756
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Asterisk PBX Salary Histogram in the UK

Asterisk PBX
Top 28 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 24 December 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
(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 +8 57 £40,000 -11.11% 9
South East -3 22 £40,000 -15.78% 2
North West - 15 £40,000 - 1
Manchester - 15 £40,000 -
Surrey -2 9 £57,500 - 2
London -28 9 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Berkshire +9 6 £40,000 -5.88%
Guildford -19 6 £57,500 - 2
West Sussex - 6 £42,000 -
South West -9 5 £25,000 -54.54%
Bristol - 5 £25,000 -
East of England - 4 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £27,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £27,500 -
Leeds - 3 £27,500 -
Crawley - 3 £45,000 -
Essex - 3 £35,000 -
City of London +6 2 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Reading +2 2 £37,500 -9.09%
Witham - 2 £35,000 -
Gatwick - 2 £42,000 -
Scotland +11 1 £36,000 -7.69% 1
Aberdeen +9 1 £36,000 -7.69% 1
Barnet - 1 £26,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £22,250 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £26,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £26,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £22,250 -

Asterisk PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 106 (79.70%) Linux
2 79 (59.40%) VoIP
3 75 (56.39%) Telecoms
4 59 (44.36%) PBX
5 45 (33.83%) MySQL
6 39 (29.32%) Windows
7 38 (28.57%) Cisco
8 31 (23.31%) RTP
9 29 (21.80%) Software Engineering
10 27 (20.30%) PHP
11 24 (18.05%) ISDN
11 24 (18.05%) DNS
12 22 (16.54%) TCP/IP
13 21 (15.79%) Firewall
14 19 (14.29%) C++
14 19 (14.29%) CentOS
15 17 (12.78%) Python
15 17 (12.78%) SMS
15 17 (12.78%) LAMP
15 17 (12.78%) OpenSIPS
16 16 (12.03%) SQL
16 16 (12.03%) WAN
16 16 (12.03%) Multithreading
16 16 (12.03%) Kamailio
17 15 (11.28%) STL
17 15 (11.28%) OO
17 15 (11.28%) OOD
17 15 (11.28%) GSM
17 15 (11.28%) UMTS
17 15 (11.28%) Subversion

Asterisk PBX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (6.77%) nginx
2 8 (6.02%) Apache
3 7 (5.26%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.01%) ejabberd
4 4 (3.01%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.01%) Zope
4 4 (3.01%) Plone
5 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.50%) Confluence
6 2 (1.50%) Lync
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.75%) IIS
7 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.01%) Force.com
2 2 (1.50%) Route 53
2 2 (1.50%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 79 (59.40%) VoIP
2 59 (44.36%) PBX
3 31 (23.31%) RTP
4 24 (18.05%) DNS
4 24 (18.05%) ISDN
5 22 (16.54%) TCP/IP
6 21 (15.79%) Firewall
7 17 (12.78%) SMS
8 16 (12.03%) WAN
9 15 (11.28%) UMTS
9 15 (11.28%) GSM
9 15 (11.28%) RANAP
9 15 (11.28%) LTE
10 13 (9.77%) BGP
11 12 (9.02%) MPLS
11 12 (9.02%) OSPF
12 11 (8.27%) VPN
12 11 (8.27%) Internet
13 9 (6.77%) SS7
13 9 (6.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (33.83%) MySQL
2 6 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.01%) MariaDB
4 3 (2.26%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.26%) Big Data
5 2 (1.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (11.28%) Subversion
1 15 (11.28%) GCC
1 15 (11.28%) GDB
1 15 (11.28%) Trac
2 4 (3.01%) Emacs
2 4 (3.01%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.50%) JIRA
4 1 (0.75%) Xcode
General
1 75 (56.39%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.76%) Games
3 4 (3.01%) Marketing
3 4 (3.01%) Mandarin Language
4 3 (2.26%) Back Office
5 2 (1.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (21.80%) Software Engineer
1 29 (21.80%) Support Engineer
2 25 (18.80%) Developer
3 16 (12.03%) Technical Engineer
4 15 (11.28%) Senior Software Engineer
4 15 (11.28%) Voice Engineer
5 13 (9.77%) Administrator
5 13 (9.77%) Technical Support
5 13 (9.77%) Technical Support Engineer
6 12 (9.02%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (9.02%) VoIP Engineer
7 9 (6.77%) Team Leader
8 8 (6.02%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.02%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (5.26%) Senior Technical Support
9 7 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
9 7 (5.26%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
9 7 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
9 7 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.78%) LAMP
2 15 (11.28%) STL
2 15 (11.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 14 (10.53%) FreeSWITCH
4 13 (9.77%) HTML
5 11 (8.27%) HTML5
6 8 (6.02%) .NET
6 8 (6.02%) ADO
6 8 (6.02%) WCF
6 8 (6.02%) Silverlight
7 5 (3.76%) Memcached
8 4 (3.01%) Visualforce
9 2 (1.50%) CSS
10 1 (0.75%) ODBC
10 1 (0.75%) WAP
10 1 (0.75%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.27%) IVR
1 11 (8.27%) Open Source
2 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.26%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.50%) Physics
4 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.50%) Social Media
4 2 (1.50%) User Experience
5 1 (0.75%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 106 (79.70%) Linux
2 39 (29.32%) Windows
3 19 (14.29%) CentOS
4 14 (10.53%) UNIX
5 13 (9.77%) Ubuntu
6 9 (6.77%) Solaris
7 8 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (4.51%) Android
9 6 (4.51%) OpenBSD
9 6 (4.51%) Apple iOS
10 5 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.76%) Debian
11 4 (3.01%) FreeBSD
12 3 (2.26%) Windows 7
12 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (2.26%) Windows Phone
13 2 (1.50%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.50%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.80%) Software Engineering
2 16 (12.03%) Multithreading
3 15 (11.28%) OO
3 15 (11.28%) OOD
4 9 (6.77%) Line Management
5 8 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (5.26%) Migration
7 6 (4.51%) Service Management
7 6 (4.51%) ITSM
7 6 (4.51%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.51%) ITIL
8 5 (3.76%) Coaching
9 4 (3.01%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (3.01%) Use Case
9 4 (3.01%) Release Management
9 4 (3.01%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.01%) Integration Testing
9 4 (3.01%) Web Development
9 4 (3.01%) Workflow
9 4 (3.01%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.30%) PHP
2 19 (14.29%) C++
3 17 (12.78%) Python
4 16 (12.03%) SQL
5 13 (9.77%) JavaScript
6 11 (8.27%) C#
6 11 (8.27%) Bash Shell
7 8 (6.02%) Java
8 4 (3.01%) Perl
8 4 (3.01%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.01%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.01%) Apex Code
9 3 (2.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (8.27%) CCNP
3 10 (7.52%) CCNA
4 9 (6.77%) Degree
5 3 (2.26%) CCIE
6 1 (0.75%) MCSA
6 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.77%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (12.78%) OpenSIPS
2 16 (12.03%) Kamailio
3 8 (6.02%) Active Directory
4 7 (5.26%) XenServer
4 7 (5.26%) NFS
5 4 (3.01%) Varnish
5 4 (3.01%) SpamAssassin
5 4 (3.01%) Ceph
6 3 (2.26%) Samba
7 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (1.50%) KVM
8 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.75%) Squid
8 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (10.53%) Nagios
2 11 (8.27%) Ansible
3 9 (6.77%) HAProxy
4 6 (4.51%) Opsview
5 5 (3.76%) Check_MK
5 5 (3.76%) logstash
6 4 (3.01%) Ganeti
6 4 (3.01%) Bacula
7 2 (1.50%) Puppet
7 2 (1.50%) SCCM
8 1 (0.75%) Cacti
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.75%) WSUS
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 38 (28.57%) Cisco
2 11 (8.27%) HP
2 11 (8.27%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.02%) VMware
4 6 (4.51%) Mitel
4 6 (4.51%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.01%) Avaya
5 4 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.01%) Informatica
6 2 (1.50%) Foundry
6 2 (1.50%) Aruba
6 2 (1.50%) NEC
6 2 (1.50%) Perforce
6 2 (1.50%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.50%) Juniper
6 2 (1.50%) Nortel
7 1 (0.75%) Citrix
7 1 (0.75%) Dell
7 1 (0.75%) Kaseya
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Rutland
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Salary: Competitive, DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Knutsford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Caiman ITS Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
DXI
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago