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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 720 625 659
Rank change year-on-year
-95 +34
Permanent jobs citing PBX 178 260 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 1.40% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 156 176 186
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%

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
20589 18513 22291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 17.33% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16291 15059 18257
Average salary £43,044 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -63 166 £50,000 +13.63% 23
London -36 66 £50,000 +25.00% 5
South East -5 44 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Surrey +3 20 £52,500 +61.53% 3
East of England -2 16 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Hertfordshire +3 14 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Hampshire 0 14 £55,000 +175.00%
Yorkshire -44 14 £57,500 +109.09% 3
West Yorkshire - 14 £57,500 - 2
City of London -9 13 £50,000 -2.43% 3
South West -22 12 £37,500 -3.22% 2
Leeds - 12 £57,500 - 2
Basingstoke +3 10 £55,000 +178.48%
Berkshire -1 10 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Guildford +7 9 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Reading -3 7 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Watford - 7 £65,000 -
Bristol - 7 £37,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +11 6 £26,500 -59.23%
North West -41 6 £33,000 +14.78% 1
Northern Ireland - 6 £24,000 -
County Antrim - 6 £24,000 -
Belfast - 6 £24,000 -
West Midlands -53 5 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Leicester +13 4 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Leicestershire +8 4 £40,000 -27.27% 2
East Midlands -11 4 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Dorset +1 3 £35,000 +27.27%
Birmingham +1 3 £32,000 -41.81%
Bracknell -5 3 £65,000 +44.44%

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 169 (41.52%) VoIP
2 163 (40.05%) Telecoms
3 143 (35.14%) Windows
4 139 (34.15%) Cisco
5 135 (33.17%) Microsoft
6 126 (30.96%) WAN
7 118 (28.99%) LAN
8 111 (27.27%) Lync
9 104 (25.55%) Firewall
10 87 (21.38%) DNS
11 85 (20.88%) Mitel
12 83 (20.39%) TCP/IP
13 82 (20.15%) MS Exchange
14 77 (18.92%) MPLS
15 74 (18.18%) Unified Communications
16 68 (16.71%) Avaya
17 66 (16.22%) Active Directory
17 66 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
18 64 (15.72%) Windows Server 2008
19 62 (15.23%) Exchange Server 2010
19 62 (15.23%) DHCP
20 60 (14.74%) ITIL
20 60 (14.74%) IVR
21 56 (13.76%) Linux
22 55 (13.51%) MS Excel
22 55 (13.51%) Finance
23 53 (13.02%) H.323
23 53 (13.02%) CCNA
24 49 (12.04%) VPN
25 48 (11.79%) Microsoft Certification

PBX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 111 (27.27%) Lync
2 82 (20.15%) MS Exchange
3 62 (15.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (7.37%) Office Communications Server
5 24 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (3.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 13 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (3.19%) SharePoint
9 10 (2.46%) CMS
10 9 (2.21%) Node.js
11 8 (1.97%) IIS
12 6 (1.47%) Apache
12 6 (1.47%) Tomcat
12 6 (1.47%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.49%) SAS
13 2 (0.49%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.25%) MindAlign
Applications
1 55 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 42 (10.32%) MS Office
3 7 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.98%) InDesign
4 4 (0.98%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.74%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.91%) Office 365
2 15 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.97%) PaaS
4 5 (1.23%) IaaS
5 3 (0.74%) SaaS
6 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 169 (41.52%) VoIP
2 126 (30.96%) WAN
3 118 (28.99%) LAN
4 104 (25.55%) Firewall
5 87 (21.38%) DNS
6 83 (20.39%) TCP/IP
7 77 (18.92%) MPLS
8 74 (18.18%) Unified Communications
9 62 (15.23%) DHCP
10 53 (13.02%) H.323
11 49 (12.04%) VPN
12 39 (9.58%) Asterisk PBX
13 36 (8.85%) ISDN
14 34 (8.35%) PSTN
15 32 (7.86%) RTP
16 31 (7.62%) Softswitch
17 27 (6.63%) OSPF
18 26 (6.39%) CTI
19 25 (6.14%) SMTP
20 22 (5.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.72%) MySQL
3 5 (1.23%) Big Data
4 1 (0.25%) JasperReports
4 1 (0.25%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.25%) MS Access
4 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (5.16%) Subversion
2 15 (3.69%) Trac
2 15 (3.69%) GCC
2 15 (3.69%) GDB
3 3 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.25%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.25%) JIRA
General
1 163 (40.05%) Telecoms
2 55 (13.51%) Finance
3 22 (5.41%) Marketing
4 16 (3.93%) French Language
5 9 (2.21%) Retail
6 7 (1.72%) Legal
6 7 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.47%) Billing
7 6 (1.47%) Banking
8 2 (0.49%) Advertising
8 2 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (14.74%) Network Engineer
2 53 (13.02%) Voice Engineer
3 48 (11.79%) Support Engineer
4 38 (9.34%) Architect
5 29 (7.13%) Consultant
6 25 (6.14%) Technical Support
7 23 (5.65%) Solutions Architect
8 22 (5.41%) Developer
9 21 (5.16%) Voice Network Engineer
10 17 (4.18%) Software Engineer
10 17 (4.18%) Technical Support Engineer
10 17 (4.18%) Technical Engineer
11 16 (3.93%) Communications Engineer
11 16 (3.93%) Administrator
12 12 (2.95%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (2.95%) Analyst
12 12 (2.95%) Portfolio Manager
12 12 (2.95%) Product Manager
12 12 (2.95%) Senior Voice Engineer
13 11 (2.70%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.69%) HTML
1 15 (3.69%) STL
1 15 (3.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 14 (3.44%) HTML5
3 12 (2.95%) ASP.NET
3 12 (2.95%) .NET
4 11 (2.70%) CSS
5 9 (2.21%) CSS3
5 9 (2.21%) AngularJS
5 9 (2.21%) jQuery
5 9 (2.21%) Web Services
6 7 (1.72%) Backbone.js
6 7 (1.72%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (1.72%) XML
6 7 (1.72%) VXML
7 3 (0.74%) COM
8 2 (0.49%) OLE
8 2 (0.49%) JTAPI
8 2 (0.49%) POSIX
8 2 (0.49%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 60 (14.74%) IVR
2 30 (7.37%) Blackberry
3 27 (6.63%) CMDB
3 27 (6.63%) Video Conferencing
4 22 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.69%) Clustering
6 13 (3.19%) Mathematics
6 13 (3.19%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.19%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.46%) PKI
8 9 (2.21%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.23%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.23%) Open Source
9 5 (1.23%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.98%) User Experience
10 4 (0.98%) Handset
10 4 (0.98%) PDA
10 4 (0.98%) Statistics
10 4 (0.98%) Physics
10 4 (0.98%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 143 (35.14%) Windows
2 64 (15.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (13.76%) Linux
4 42 (10.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (6.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (5.90%) UNIX
7 11 (2.70%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.72%) CentOS
9 6 (1.47%) VMS
9 6 (1.47%) Windows Vista
9 6 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.23%) Android
10 5 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (1.23%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.98%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.74%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.49%) uClinux
14 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (14.74%) ITIL
2 37 (9.09%) CRM
3 35 (8.60%) Load Balancing
4 30 (7.37%) WFM
5 28 (6.88%) Service Delivery
6 26 (6.39%) Contact Management
7 24 (5.90%) OO
8 23 (5.65%) SOA
9 22 (5.41%) Change Management
9 22 (5.41%) Software Engineering
10 21 (5.16%) Network Management
10 21 (5.16%) ETL
10 21 (5.16%) Migration
11 20 (4.91%) EAI
11 20 (4.91%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (4.18%) Mobile Device Management
13 16 (3.93%) Asset Management
14 15 (3.69%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (3.69%) Project Management
14 15 (3.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 44 (10.81%) SQL
2 24 (5.90%) JavaScript
3 18 (4.42%) C
4 17 (4.18%) C++
5 15 (3.69%) PHP
6 12 (2.95%) C#
7 7 (1.72%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.98%) Python
9 2 (0.49%) R
10 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.25%) Java
10 1 (0.25%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.25%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 66 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (13.02%) CCNA
3 48 (11.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (9.83%) MCSE
5 37 (9.09%) CCNP
6 32 (7.86%) Degree
7 29 (7.13%) MCITP
8 24 (5.90%) Security Cleared
9 20 (4.91%) MCTS
10 17 (4.18%) SC Cleared
11 9 (2.21%) MCP
11 9 (2.21%) MCSA
12 6 (1.47%) HND
13 5 (1.23%) CCIE
13 5 (1.23%) Server+ Certification
14 4 (0.98%) CISSP
14 4 (0.98%) A+ Certification
15 3 (0.74%) PMI Certification
15 3 (0.74%) CCDP
16 2 (0.49%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.65%) SLA
2 11 (2.70%) QA
3 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 24 (5.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.97%) UAG
5 7 (1.72%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.47%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.47%) vSphere
7 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.49%) vCloud
7 2 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (3.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 15 (3.69%) WSUS
2 14 (3.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (1.47%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.74%) SCCM
5 2 (0.49%) SCOM
6 1 (0.25%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 139 (34.15%) Cisco
2 135 (33.17%) Microsoft
3 85 (20.88%) Mitel
4 68 (16.71%) Avaya
5 41 (10.07%) Siemens
6 36 (8.85%) Polycom
7 29 (7.13%) Juniper
8 25 (6.14%) VMware
9 22 (5.41%) Dell
10 19 (4.67%) Symantec
11 18 (4.42%) Ericsson
12 17 (4.18%) Nortel
13 16 (3.93%) CheckPoint
14 12 (2.95%) Citrix
14 12 (2.95%) Verint
15 11 (2.70%) HP
16 10 (2.46%) Genesys
17 9 (2.21%) Fortinet
18 7 (1.72%) Apple
19 6 (1.47%) Lotus
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Kelly Services-Uk
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum + bonus, pension, overtime, shares
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + great career prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
LA International
Salary: £45000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Parking, Childcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Stephenson Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago