The first table below looks at the demand for PBX skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 730 554 673
Rank change year-on-year
-176 +119
Permanent jobs citing PBX 183 343 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% 1.74% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 162 235 184
Average salary £55,000 £38,000 £44,219
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% -14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £37,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+45.69% -11.17%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20525 19722 21117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.55% 18.16% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16450 15832 17411
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PBX
Salary Trend

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

PBX Salary Trend in the UK

PBX
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PBX over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 within the UK.

PBX Salary Histogram in the UK

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 PBX within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -174 171 £55,000 +42.85% 23
London -58 79 £50,000 +28.20% 7
South East -67 52 £62,500 +66.66% 9
Berkshire -8 25 £65,000 +68.83% 1
Hampshire +14 24 £55,000 +175.00% 1
Basingstoke +18 21 £55,000 +175.00%
East of England +3 17 £61,250 +2.08% 3
Hertfordshire +2 16 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Reading -9 16 £57,500 +49.35%
Surrey -15 15 £50,000 -13.04% 5
City of London -17 15 £50,000 +25.00% 2
South West -3 13 £35,000 +66.66% 1
Yorkshire -25 12 £60,000 +118.18% 2
Watford - 11 £65,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -31 9 £65,000 +83.09% 1
Slough +7 7 £65,000 +23.80%
Bracknell +2 7 £65,000 -
Guildford -6 7 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Leeds -28 7 £65,000 +83.09% 1
West Midlands -77 7 £42,500 -7.60% 1
Farnborough - 7 £65,000 -
Weybridge - 7 £65,000 -
Northern Ireland - 6 £24,000 - 1
Dorset - 6 £35,000 -
Birmingham +6 5 £55,000 +4.76%
Buckinghamshire -20 5 £65,000 +73.33% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £65,000 -
County Londonderry - 5 - -
Windsor - 5 £25,000 -
North West -24 4 £48,000 +71.42%

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 179 (42.93%) VoIP
2 168 (40.29%) Telecoms
3 140 (33.57%) Microsoft
4 139 (33.33%) Cisco
5 134 (32.13%) LAN
6 133 (31.89%) Windows
7 131 (31.41%) WAN
8 118 (28.30%) Lync
9 93 (22.30%) Mitel
10 89 (21.34%) DNS
11 84 (20.14%) TCP/IP
12 83 (19.90%) Unified Communications
13 76 (18.23%) Firewall
14 75 (17.99%) MS Exchange
15 72 (17.27%) Cisco Certification
16 71 (17.03%) DHCP
17 70 (16.79%) Active Directory
18 65 (15.59%) MPLS
19 64 (15.35%) Avaya
20 62 (14.87%) Exchange Server 2010
20 62 (14.87%) Windows Server 2008
21 61 (14.63%) CCNA
22 60 (14.39%) ITIL
23 58 (13.91%) VPN
23 58 (13.91%) IVR
24 57 (13.67%) Siemens
25 56 (13.43%) MS Excel
25 56 (13.43%) Linux
26 55 (13.19%) Microsoft Certification
27 51 (12.23%) Load Balancing

PBX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 118 (28.30%) Lync
2 75 (17.99%) MS Exchange
3 62 (14.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (7.91%) Office Communications Server
5 19 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (3.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 13 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (2.16%) Node.js
9 8 (1.92%) Apache
10 7 (1.68%) SharePoint
11 6 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (1.44%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.96%) CMS
13 3 (0.72%) IIS
13 3 (0.72%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.48%) SAS
14 2 (0.48%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 56 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 36 (8.63%) MS Office
3 4 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.96%) InDesign
4 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.48%) SPSS
5 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.36%) Office 365
2 10 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.44%) PaaS
4 4 (0.96%) SaaS
4 4 (0.96%) IaaS
5 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 179 (42.93%) VoIP
2 134 (32.13%) LAN
3 131 (31.41%) WAN
4 89 (21.34%) DNS
5 84 (20.14%) TCP/IP
6 83 (19.90%) Unified Communications
7 76 (18.23%) Firewall
8 71 (17.03%) DHCP
9 65 (15.59%) MPLS
10 58 (13.91%) VPN
11 42 (10.07%) H.323
12 39 (9.35%) ISDN
13 37 (8.87%) Asterisk PBX
14 35 (8.39%) Softswitch
15 33 (7.91%) PSTN
16 32 (7.67%) RTP
17 27 (6.47%) CTI
18 26 (6.24%) SMTP
19 25 (6.00%) Wireless
19 25 (6.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.16%) MySQL
2 5 (1.20%) Big Data
3 3 (0.72%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.24%) MS Access
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (5.76%) Subversion
2 16 (3.84%) Trac
2 16 (3.84%) GCC
2 16 (3.84%) GDB
3 4 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.24%) JIRA
4 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.24%) WinDbg
General
1 168 (40.29%) Telecoms
2 39 (9.35%) Finance
3 21 (5.04%) Marketing
4 18 (4.32%) French Language
5 8 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.20%) Retail
7 4 (0.96%) Legal
8 2 (0.48%) Games
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Back Office
9 1 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 92 (22.06%) Network Engineer
2 50 (11.99%) Voice Engineer
3 41 (9.83%) Support Engineer
4 28 (6.71%) Architect
5 27 (6.47%) Consultant
6 25 (6.00%) Voice Network Engineer
7 24 (5.76%) Developer
8 21 (5.04%) Administrator
8 21 (5.04%) Communications Engineer
9 18 (4.32%) Technical Support
9 18 (4.32%) Software Engineer
10 17 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
11 16 (3.84%) Solutions Architect
12 13 (3.12%) C++ Software Engineer
12 13 (3.12%) Communications Manager
13 12 (2.88%) Portfolio Manager
13 12 (2.88%) Product Manager
13 12 (2.88%) Technical Support Engineer
13 12 (2.88%) Technical Engineer
13 12 (2.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 16 (3.84%) HTML
1 16 (3.84%) STL
2 15 (3.60%) HTML5
3 13 (3.12%) .NET
4 12 (2.88%) ASP.NET
5 11 (2.64%) CSS
6 10 (2.40%) Web Services
7 9 (2.16%) CSS3
7 9 (2.16%) AngularJS
7 9 (2.16%) jQuery
8 8 (1.92%) XML
9 7 (1.68%) Backbone.js
9 7 (1.68%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (0.96%) Qt
10 4 (0.96%) VXML
11 3 (0.72%) COM
11 3 (0.72%) POSIX
11 3 (0.72%) WebRTC
11 3 (0.72%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 58 (13.91%) IVR
2 41 (9.83%) Blackberry
3 24 (5.76%) CMDB
4 14 (3.36%) Clustering
5 12 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.88%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.64%) Mathematics
6 11 (2.64%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (2.40%) PKI
8 9 (2.16%) Hedge funds
9 8 (1.92%) Statistics
10 5 (1.20%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.20%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.96%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.72%) Replication
12 3 (0.72%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.72%) PDA
12 3 (0.72%) Physics
12 3 (0.72%) Social Media
12 3 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 133 (31.89%) Windows
2 62 (14.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (13.43%) Linux
4 35 (8.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (4.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (3.60%) UNIX
7 10 (2.40%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.16%) CentOS
9 7 (1.68%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.68%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.44%) VMS
11 5 (1.20%) Windows Vista
11 5 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.96%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.96%) Android
12 4 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.72%) uClinux
14 1 (0.24%) SUSE
14 1 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (14.39%) ITIL
2 51 (12.23%) Load Balancing
3 43 (10.31%) Service Delivery
4 30 (7.19%) CRM
5 26 (6.24%) OO
6 24 (5.76%) Change Management
7 23 (5.52%) Software Engineering
8 18 (4.32%) WFM
8 18 (4.32%) Network Management
9 16 (3.84%) Product Management
9 16 (3.84%) OOD
10 15 (3.60%) PRINCE2
10 15 (3.60%) SOA
10 15 (3.60%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (3.12%) Contact Management
11 13 (3.12%) EAI
11 13 (3.12%) ETL
11 13 (3.12%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (2.88%) Mobile Device Management
13 11 (2.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (7.91%) SQL
2 24 (5.76%) JavaScript
3 22 (5.28%) C
4 20 (4.80%) C++
5 17 (4.08%) PHP
6 12 (2.88%) C#
7 9 (2.16%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.72%) Python
9 2 (0.48%) R
10 1 (0.24%) Lingo
10 1 (0.24%) Java
10 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 72 (17.27%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (14.63%) CCNA
3 55 (13.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 47 (11.27%) MCSE
5 43 (10.31%) Security Cleared
6 36 (8.63%) SC Cleared
6 36 (8.63%) Degree
7 35 (8.39%) CCNP
7 35 (8.39%) MCITP
8 27 (6.47%) MCTS
9 13 (3.12%) MCP
10 12 (2.88%) MCSA
11 9 (2.16%) HND
12 6 (1.44%) CCIE
12 6 (1.44%) Server+ Certification
13 3 (0.72%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.72%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.48%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.48%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.08%) SLA
2 11 (2.64%) QA
3 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (16.79%) Active Directory
2 26 (6.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.16%) UAG
3 9 (2.16%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.44%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.20%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.20%) vSphere
6 2 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.48%) vCloud
6 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
1 17 (4.08%) WSUS
2 7 (1.68%) SCOM
3 4 (0.96%) SCCM
4 3 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.48%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.24%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.24%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 140 (33.57%) Microsoft
2 139 (33.33%) Cisco
3 93 (22.30%) Mitel
4 64 (15.35%) Avaya
5 57 (13.67%) Siemens
6 40 (9.59%) Polycom
7 30 (7.19%) VMware
7 30 (7.19%) Juniper
8 25 (6.00%) Nortel
9 24 (5.76%) Dell
9 24 (5.76%) Ericsson
10 18 (4.32%) Citrix
11 17 (4.08%) Symantec
12 14 (3.36%) Fortinet
12 14 (3.36%) HP
13 13 (3.12%) Genesys
13 13 (3.12%) CheckPoint
14 9 (2.16%) Riverbed
14 9 (2.16%) Aruba
15 8 (1.92%) Apple
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