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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 723 725 608
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -117
Permanent jobs citing PBX 177 186 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 0.89% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 148 164 201
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +40.12%

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
18448 20813 18849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.66% 18.12% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15302 16464 15218
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 2015 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 August 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 +16 173 £40,000 -23.80% 16
London -15 61 £40,000 -20.00% 8
South East +21 55 £41,250 -36.53% 4
Hampshire +24 20 £36,250 -34.09%
East of England +9 17 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Berkshire +4 16 £55,000 -15.38%
City of London +19 14 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Surrey +1 14 £51,250 -2.38% 1
North West +16 12 £43,000 +3.61% 1
Yorkshire -2 11 £42,500 -26.08%
Reading -7 11 £55,000 -8.33%
Manchester +10 9 £43,500 -9.37% 1
South West -9 8 £26,500 -24.28%
West Yorkshire -2 7 £42,500 -27.65%
Guildford -2 7 £65,000 +44.44%
Hertfordshire -11 7 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Basingstoke +14 5 £50,500 -8.18%
Wiltshire +5 5 £26,500 -45.64%
Watford -18 5 £45,000 -30.76%
Chippenham - 5 £26,500 -
Bedfordshire +15 4 £37,500 +25.00%
Luton +6 4 £37,500 +25.00%
West Midlands -21 4 £36,097 -15.06% 1
Worcestershire - 4 £36,097 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £40,750 -
Worcester - 4 £36,097 -
Southampton - 4 - -
Harrogate - 4 £40,750 -
Lancashire +4 3 £17,500 -
Farnborough -19 3 £50,000 -23.07%

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 245 (58.19%) VoIP
2 185 (43.94%) Cisco
3 167 (39.67%) Telecoms
4 135 (32.07%) Windows
5 123 (29.22%) Microsoft
6 121 (28.74%) ITIL
7 119 (28.27%) LAN
8 116 (27.55%) WAN
9 107 (25.42%) Firewall
10 96 (22.80%) Lync
11 94 (22.33%) Cisco Certification
12 93 (22.09%) DNS
13 84 (19.95%) TCP/IP
14 77 (18.29%) CCNA
15 73 (17.34%) Avaya
16 70 (16.63%) IVR
16 70 (16.63%) Unified Communications
17 69 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
18 66 (15.68%) CTI
19 65 (15.44%) MS Excel
20 61 (14.49%) ISDN
20 61 (14.49%) Linux
21 59 (14.01%) Windows Server 2008
22 54 (12.83%) DHCP
23 53 (12.59%) VPN
24 52 (12.35%) Mitel
25 51 (12.11%) Active Directory
26 50 (11.88%) MPLS
27 49 (11.64%) VMware
28 48 (11.40%) OSPF

PBX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 96 (22.80%) Lync
2 44 (10.45%) MS Exchange
3 31 (7.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (6.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (5.94%) SharePoint
6 16 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (2.61%) IIS
8 9 (2.14%) Apache
9 8 (1.90%) Confluence
10 6 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.48%) CMS
13 2 (0.48%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.24%) Live Communications Server
14 1 (0.24%) JBoss
Applications
1 65 (15.44%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.75%) MS Office
3 12 (2.85%) MS Project
4 9 (2.14%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.48%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.66%) Primavera
3 5 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.95%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.65%) Office 365
2 17 (4.04%) PaaS
3 12 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.43%) SaaS
5 4 (0.95%) IaaS
6 2 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 245 (58.19%) VoIP
2 119 (28.27%) LAN
3 116 (27.55%) WAN
4 107 (25.42%) Firewall
5 93 (22.09%) DNS
6 84 (19.95%) TCP/IP
7 70 (16.63%) Unified Communications
8 66 (15.68%) CTI
9 61 (14.49%) ISDN
10 54 (12.83%) DHCP
11 53 (12.59%) VPN
12 50 (11.88%) MPLS
13 48 (11.40%) OSPF
14 42 (9.98%) VLAN
14 42 (9.98%) RTP
15 36 (8.55%) DPNSS
15 36 (8.55%) Asterisk PBX
15 36 (8.55%) IP Telephony
16 35 (8.31%) HTTP
17 34 (8.08%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (3.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (1.90%) MySQL
5 8 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.43%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (1.90%) JIRA
2 2 (0.48%) Subversion
2 2 (0.48%) Trac
3 1 (0.24%) Hudson
General
1 167 (39.67%) Telecoms
2 41 (9.74%) Finance
3 17 (4.04%) Retail
4 11 (2.61%) Marketing
4 11 (2.61%) Law
5 10 (2.38%) Legal
6 9 (2.14%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.90%) Electronics
8 3 (0.71%) Advertising
8 3 (0.71%) Back Office
9 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (13.78%) Support Engineer
2 36 (8.55%) Voice Engineer
3 35 (8.31%) Architect
4 32 (7.60%) Network Engineer
5 30 (7.13%) Systems Engineer
6 28 (6.65%) Technical Architect
7 25 (5.94%) Analyst
8 24 (5.70%) VoIP Engineer
8 24 (5.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 23 (5.46%) Consultant
10 20 (4.75%) Cisco Engineer
11 19 (4.51%) Telecoms Engineer
12 17 (4.04%) Unified Communications Engineer
13 16 (3.80%) Account Manager
14 14 (3.33%) Administrator
14 14 (3.33%) Senior Manager
14 14 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
15 13 (3.09%) Senior Network Engineer
16 12 (2.85%) Senior Support Engineer
17 10 (2.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (7.13%) HTML
2 23 (5.46%) Web Services
3 19 (4.51%) TAPI
3 19 (4.51%) .NET
3 19 (4.51%) JTAPI
4 14 (3.33%) VXML
4 14 (3.33%) Ajax
4 14 (3.33%) CCXML
5 7 (1.66%) XML
6 5 (1.19%) ISPF
6 5 (1.19%) J2EE
6 5 (1.19%) COM
7 4 (0.95%) Sensu
8 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.48%) CSS
8 2 (0.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (0.48%) FreeSWITCH
9 1 (0.24%) EJB 3.0
9 1 (0.24%) Java EE
9 1 (0.24%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 70 (16.63%) IVR
2 18 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.28%) Blackberry
3 16 (3.80%) PKI
4 15 (3.56%) Handset
4 15 (3.56%) Data Centre
5 12 (2.85%) Clustering
5 12 (2.85%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (2.61%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.14%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.90%) Thin Client
8 8 (1.90%) DTV
8 8 (1.90%) Wiki
8 8 (1.90%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.19%) Statistics
10 4 (0.95%) Tandem
10 4 (0.95%) iPad
11 3 (0.71%) User Experience
11 3 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.71%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 135 (32.07%) Windows
2 69 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 61 (14.49%) Linux
4 59 (14.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (9.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (7.13%) Windows 7
7 16 (3.80%) Windows 8
7 16 (3.80%) Windows XP
8 12 (2.85%) Android
8 12 (2.85%) CentOS
9 8 (1.90%) UNIX
9 8 (1.90%) SUSE
9 8 (1.90%) Ubuntu
10 7 (1.66%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.95%) Solaris
13 3 (0.71%) VMS
14 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (28.74%) ITIL
2 38 (9.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 36 (8.55%) Project Management
4 27 (6.41%) CRM
5 25 (5.94%) Service Delivery
5 25 (5.94%) Incident Management
6 24 (5.70%) WFM
7 21 (4.99%) Change Management
8 20 (4.75%) Operations Management
9 18 (4.28%) Coaching
9 18 (4.28%) Workforce Management Optimization
10 14 (3.33%) Mentoring
10 14 (3.33%) E-Commerce
10 14 (3.33%) BCP
10 14 (3.33%) Configuration Management
11 13 (3.09%) Problem Management
12 12 (2.85%) PRINCE2
12 12 (2.85%) Migration
12 12 (2.85%) Process Management
12 12 (2.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 37 (8.79%) SQL
2 32 (7.60%) JavaScript
3 17 (4.04%) Java
4 16 (3.80%) Bash Shell
5 13 (3.09%) Python
6 9 (2.14%) C
7 6 (1.43%) Perl
7 6 (1.43%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.19%) C#
9 4 (0.95%) Ruby
9 4 (0.95%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.71%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.71%) PHP
11 2 (0.48%) C++
12 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 94 (22.33%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (18.29%) CCNA
3 38 (9.03%) Degree
4 37 (8.79%) Security Cleared
5 35 (8.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (8.08%) ITIL Certification
7 30 (7.13%) SC Cleared
8 20 (4.75%) CCNP
9 13 (3.09%) MCSE
10 12 (2.85%) MCSA
11 11 (2.61%) MCITP
12 8 (1.90%) PMP
12 8 (1.90%) PMI Certification
12 8 (1.90%) CCVP
13 6 (1.43%) CCIE
14 5 (1.19%) CITP
15 2 (0.48%) HND
15 2 (0.48%) CISSP
15 2 (0.48%) A+ Certification
15 2 (0.48%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (10.93%) SLA
2 23 (5.46%) ISO 9001
3 19 (4.51%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.66%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.24%) QA
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (12.11%) Active Directory
2 44 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (5.46%) Hyper-V
4 18 (4.28%) vSphere
5 13 (3.09%) VMware ESX
6 10 (2.38%) VirtualBox
7 7 (1.66%) Terminal Services
8 6 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.43%) Kamailio
9 3 (0.71%) Firmware
9 3 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.48%) Xen
10 2 (0.48%) vCloud
11 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 33 (7.84%) SCCM
2 16 (3.80%) Backup Exec
3 15 (3.56%) Nagios
4 12 (2.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 12 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (2.61%) Cisco CUCM
5 11 (2.61%) AirWatch
6 8 (1.90%) Puppet
7 6 (1.43%) Cisco IPCC
7 6 (1.43%) Cisco UCCE
7 6 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
7 6 (1.43%) Windows Intune
8 4 (0.95%) CiscoWorks
8 4 (0.95%) OpenView
8 4 (0.95%) WhatsUp Gold
8 4 (0.95%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.95%) Graphite
8 4 (0.95%) Opsview
9 3 (0.71%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 185 (43.94%) Cisco
2 123 (29.22%) Microsoft
3 73 (17.34%) Avaya
4 52 (12.35%) Mitel
5 49 (11.64%) VMware
6 39 (9.26%) Nortel
7 33 (7.84%) Juniper
7 33 (7.84%) Genesys
8 24 (5.70%) Citrix
9 23 (5.46%) Siemens
10 19 (4.51%) F5
11 17 (4.04%) CheckPoint
12 15 (3.56%) SAP
12 15 (3.56%) HP
12 15 (3.56%) Verint
13 14 (3.33%) Veeam
14 13 (3.09%) Symantec
15 12 (2.85%) Fortinet
16 11 (2.61%) Sonus
17 10 (2.38%) Oracle
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