The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 710 589 670
Rank change year-on-year
-121 +81
Permanent jobs citing PBX 185 300 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 1.58% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 163 206 190
Average salary £52,500 £39,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.91% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £32,420
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -9.41%

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
20560 19004 21795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.94% 17.58% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16340 15365 17841
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -149 172 £52,500 +31.25% 14
London -37 80 £50,000 +25.00% 8
South East -50 48 £65,000 +68.83% 4
Hampshire +5 21 £55,000 +175.00%
Berkshire +4 21 £65,000 +68.83%
Basingstoke +17 17 £55,000 +175.00%
East of England -6 17 £65,000 +30.00%
Hertfordshire +7 16 £65,000 +8.33%
Surrey -2 15 £52,500 -8.69% 2
Yorkshire -31 15 £57,500 +109.09%
Reading -3 14 £60,000 +60.00%
City of London +2 13 £50,000 +25.00% 2
West Yorkshire - 12 £60,000 -
South West -2 11 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Watford - 11 £65,000 -
Leeds - 10 £62,500 -
West Midlands -41 9 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 9 £24,000 -
Guildford +3 7 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Slough +12 6 £65,000 -
Bracknell +7 6 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire +1 6 £65,000 +73.33%
Birmingham 0 6 £43,500 -20.90%
Weybridge - 6 £65,000 -
Farnborough - 6 £65,000 -
North West -38 5 £41,500 +48.21%
Belfast - 5 £24,000 -
County Antrim - 5 £24,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £65,000 -
Bristol - 5 £30,000 - 1

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 174 (43.28%) VoIP
2 166 (41.29%) Telecoms
3 138 (34.33%) Microsoft
4 135 (33.58%) Cisco
5 133 (33.08%) Windows
6 124 (30.85%) Lync
7 121 (30.10%) WAN
8 115 (28.61%) LAN
9 98 (24.38%) Mitel
10 91 (22.64%) DNS
11 89 (22.14%) TCP/IP
11 89 (22.14%) Firewall
12 85 (21.14%) Unified Communications
13 81 (20.15%) MS Exchange
14 76 (18.91%) MPLS
15 71 (17.66%) DHCP
16 65 (16.17%) Cisco Certification
16 65 (16.17%) Exchange Server 2010
17 63 (15.67%) Windows Server 2008
17 63 (15.67%) Avaya
17 63 (15.67%) Active Directory
18 60 (14.93%) VPN
19 57 (14.18%) Siemens
19 57 (14.18%) IVR
20 54 (13.43%) Linux
21 53 (13.18%) ITIL
21 53 (13.18%) CCNA
21 53 (13.18%) Microsoft Certification
22 52 (12.94%) MS Excel
23 51 (12.69%) H.323

PBX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 124 (30.85%) Lync
2 81 (20.15%) MS Exchange
3 65 (16.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 37 (9.20%) Office Communications Server
5 22 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (3.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (2.49%) SharePoint
9 9 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (2.24%) Node.js
10 8 (1.99%) CMS
11 6 (1.49%) IIS
11 6 (1.49%) Apache
11 6 (1.49%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.00%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.75%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.50%) SAS
15 1 (0.25%) MindAlign
Applications
1 52 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 34 (8.46%) MS Office
3 4 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.00%) InDesign
4 3 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.23%) Office 365
2 13 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.99%) PaaS
4 5 (1.24%) IaaS
5 4 (1.00%) SaaS
6 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.50%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 174 (43.28%) VoIP
2 121 (30.10%) WAN
3 115 (28.61%) LAN
4 91 (22.64%) DNS
5 89 (22.14%) TCP/IP
5 89 (22.14%) Firewall
6 85 (21.14%) Unified Communications
7 76 (18.91%) MPLS
8 71 (17.66%) DHCP
9 60 (14.93%) VPN
10 51 (12.69%) H.323
11 38 (9.45%) ISDN
12 37 (9.20%) Softswitch
13 36 (8.96%) PSTN
14 35 (8.71%) Asterisk PBX
15 33 (8.21%) RTP
16 26 (6.47%) SMTP
17 25 (6.22%) CTI
18 22 (5.47%) IP Telephony
18 22 (5.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.49%) MySQL
3 5 (1.24%) Big Data
4 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.25%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.25%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 21 (5.22%) Subversion
2 15 (3.73%) GCC
2 15 (3.73%) GDB
2 15 (3.73%) Trac
3 3 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.25%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.25%) JIRA
4 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
General
1 166 (41.29%) Telecoms
2 43 (10.70%) Finance
3 21 (5.22%) Marketing
4 17 (4.23%) French Language
5 9 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.49%) Legal
6 6 (1.49%) Retail
7 2 (0.50%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (18.41%) Network Engineer
2 53 (13.18%) Voice Engineer
3 44 (10.95%) Support Engineer
4 32 (7.96%) Architect
5 28 (6.97%) Consultant
6 26 (6.47%) Voice Network Engineer
7 23 (5.72%) Developer
8 21 (5.22%) Communications Engineer
9 20 (4.98%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (4.98%) Technical Support
10 19 (4.73%) Software Engineer
10 19 (4.73%) Administrator
11 14 (3.48%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (3.48%) Communications Manager
12 13 (3.23%) Technical Support Engineer
12 13 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
13 12 (2.99%) Product Manager
13 12 (2.99%) VoIP Engineer
13 12 (2.99%) Portfolio Manager
14 11 (2.74%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.98%) HTML
2 15 (3.73%) STL
2 15 (3.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 15 (3.73%) HTML5
3 12 (2.99%) .NET
3 12 (2.99%) ASP.NET
4 11 (2.74%) CSS
5 9 (2.24%) jQuery
5 9 (2.24%) CSS3
5 9 (2.24%) AngularJS
6 8 (1.99%) Web Services
6 8 (1.99%) XML
7 7 (1.74%) Backbone.js
7 7 (1.74%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (1.49%) VXML
9 4 (1.00%) Qt
10 3 (0.75%) POSIX
10 3 (0.75%) COM
10 3 (0.75%) WebRTC
10 3 (0.75%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.18%) IVR
2 40 (9.95%) Blackberry
3 27 (6.72%) CMDB
4 18 (4.48%) Video Conferencing
5 14 (3.48%) Clustering
6 13 (3.23%) Client/Server
7 12 (2.99%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.99%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.49%) PKI
9 9 (2.24%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.74%) Statistics
11 5 (1.24%) Digital Media
12 4 (1.00%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.75%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.75%) Social Media
13 3 (0.75%) Physics
13 3 (0.75%) PDA
13 3 (0.75%) Replication
13 3 (0.75%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.75%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 133 (33.08%) Windows
2 63 (15.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (13.43%) Linux
4 36 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (5.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (4.48%) UNIX
7 8 (1.99%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.74%) CentOS
9 6 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.49%) VMS
10 5 (1.24%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (1.24%) Android
11 4 (1.00%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.00%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.00%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.75%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.75%) uClinux
13 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (13.18%) ITIL
2 48 (11.94%) Load Balancing
3 39 (9.70%) Service Delivery
4 33 (8.21%) CRM
5 25 (6.22%) OO
5 25 (6.22%) WFM
6 23 (5.72%) Software Engineering
7 21 (5.22%) Change Management
8 20 (4.98%) Contact Management
9 19 (4.73%) Network Management
10 18 (4.48%) SOA
11 17 (4.23%) ETL
12 16 (3.98%) EAI
12 16 (3.98%) Migration
12 16 (3.98%) Enterprise Architecture
13 15 (3.73%) Mobile Device Management
13 15 (3.73%) OOD
14 14 (3.48%) PRINCE2
14 14 (3.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (3.48%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (10.20%) SQL
2 24 (5.97%) JavaScript
3 19 (4.73%) C
3 19 (4.73%) C++
4 15 (3.73%) PHP
5 12 (2.99%) C#
6 10 (2.49%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.75%) Python
8 2 (0.50%) R
9 1 (0.25%) Lingo
9 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.25%) Java
9 1 (0.25%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 65 (16.17%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (13.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (13.18%) CCNA
3 47 (11.69%) MCSE
4 35 (8.71%) MCITP
5 34 (8.46%) Security Cleared
6 33 (8.21%) Degree
6 33 (8.21%) CCNP
7 28 (6.97%) SC Cleared
8 27 (6.72%) MCTS
9 12 (2.99%) MCP
10 10 (2.49%) MCSA
11 7 (1.74%) HND
12 6 (1.49%) Server+ Certification
13 3 (0.75%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.75%) CCDP
14 2 (0.50%) CISSP
14 2 (0.50%) CCIE
14 2 (0.50%) A+ Certification
14 2 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.48%) SLA
2 11 (2.74%) QA
3 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 63 (15.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.74%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.24%) UAG
5 6 (1.49%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.49%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.24%) vSphere
7 2 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.50%) vCloud
7 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 16 (3.98%) Norton AntiVirus
1 16 (3.98%) WSUS
2 7 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (1.24%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (1.00%) SCOM
5 3 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (0.75%) SCCM
6 1 (0.25%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 138 (34.33%) Microsoft
2 135 (33.58%) Cisco
3 98 (24.38%) Mitel
4 63 (15.67%) Avaya
5 57 (14.18%) Siemens
6 40 (9.95%) Polycom
7 25 (6.22%) Juniper
8 24 (5.97%) Ericsson
9 23 (5.72%) Dell
9 23 (5.72%) VMware
10 18 (4.48%) Nortel
10 18 (4.48%) Symantec
11 15 (3.73%) CheckPoint
12 13 (3.23%) Citrix
13 12 (2.99%) HP
14 11 (2.74%) Genesys
15 8 (1.99%) Fortinet
15 8 (1.99%) Riverbed
16 7 (1.74%) Aruba
16 7 (1.74%) Apple
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