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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 710 560 669
Rank change year-on-year
-150 +109
Permanent jobs citing PBX 195 331 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 1.68% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 171 229 181
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -11.76%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20227 19758 21013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.39% 18.15% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16236 15909 17355
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 23 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 23 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 -156 182 £55,000 +46.66% 26
London -36 83 £50,000 +33.33% 7
South East -62 56 £60,000 +60.00% 8
Berkshire -1 27 £65,000 +68.83% 2
Hampshire +22 24 £60,000 +200.00% 1
Basingstoke +16 22 £55,000 +178.48%
Reading -10 18 £57,500 +49.35%
Surrey -6 17 £50,000 -9.09% 2
City of London -15 16 £50,000 +33.33% 1
South West +1 14 £35,000 +66.66% 2
East of England -9 14 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Yorkshire -30 14 £57,500 +109.09% 1
Hertfordshire - 13 £65,000 - 3
West Yorkshire -21 11 £62,500 +76.05% 1
Leeds -22 9 £65,000 +83.09%
Watford - 9 £65,000 -
Slough +9 8 £65,000 +23.80%
Bracknell +3 8 £65,000 -
Weybridge - 8 £65,000 - 1
Farnborough - 8 £65,000 -
West Midlands -66 7 £42,500 -7.60% 3
Dorset - 7 £35,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -6 6 £65,000 +73.33%
Guildford -7 6 £50,000 -13.04%
North West -9 6 £45,000 +52.54% 2
Northern Ireland - 6 £24,000 -
Birmingham +9 5 £55,000 +22.22%
Manchester -7 5 £45,000 +63.63% 1
County Londonderry - 5 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £65,000 -

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 181 (42.19%) VoIP
2 176 (41.03%) Telecoms
3 143 (33.33%) Cisco
4 142 (33.10%) Microsoft
5 136 (31.70%) LAN
5 136 (31.70%) Windows
6 131 (30.54%) WAN
7 116 (27.04%) Lync
8 92 (21.45%) Mitel
9 89 (20.75%) DNS
10 84 (19.58%) Unified Communications
11 82 (19.11%) TCP/IP
12 77 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
13 73 (17.02%) MS Exchange
13 73 (17.02%) Firewall
14 71 (16.55%) Active Directory
15 69 (16.08%) DHCP
16 68 (15.85%) Avaya
17 65 (15.15%) CCNA
18 64 (14.92%) Windows Server 2008
19 63 (14.69%) Exchange Server 2010
20 61 (14.22%) ITIL
21 59 (13.75%) VPN
21 59 (13.75%) MPLS
22 58 (13.52%) MS Excel
22 58 (13.52%) IVR
23 57 (13.29%) Siemens
24 56 (13.05%) Microsoft Certification
25 55 (12.82%) Linux
26 51 (11.89%) Load Balancing

PBX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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
1 116 (27.04%) Lync
2 73 (17.02%) MS Exchange
3 63 (14.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (7.23%) Office Communications Server
5 17 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (3.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 13 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (2.33%) Apache
9 9 (2.10%) Node.js
10 6 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.40%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.40%) SharePoint
11 5 (1.17%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.93%) CMS
13 2 (0.47%) SAS
13 2 (0.47%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.47%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.23%) IIS
Applications
1 58 (13.52%) MS Excel
2 35 (8.16%) MS Office
3 4 (0.93%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.93%) InDesign
4 2 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.47%) SPSS
5 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.03%) Office 365
2 8 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.93%) SaaS
4 3 (0.70%) PaaS
4 3 (0.70%) IaaS
5 2 (0.47%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.47%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 181 (42.19%) VoIP
2 136 (31.70%) LAN
3 131 (30.54%) WAN
4 89 (20.75%) DNS
5 84 (19.58%) Unified Communications
6 82 (19.11%) TCP/IP
7 73 (17.02%) Firewall
8 69 (16.08%) DHCP
9 59 (13.75%) VPN
9 59 (13.75%) MPLS
10 41 (9.56%) Asterisk PBX
11 40 (9.32%) H.323
12 36 (8.39%) ISDN
13 34 (7.93%) PSTN
14 33 (7.69%) Softswitch
15 31 (7.23%) RTP
15 31 (7.23%) Wireless
16 29 (6.76%) CTI
17 27 (6.29%) SMTP
17 27 (6.29%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.56%) MySQL
2 5 (1.17%) Big Data
3 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.47%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.47%) MS Access
4 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (6.29%) Subversion
2 17 (3.96%) GCC
2 17 (3.96%) GDB
2 17 (3.96%) Trac
3 4 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.23%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.23%) JIRA
4 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
General
1 176 (41.03%) Telecoms
2 35 (8.16%) Finance
3 21 (4.90%) Marketing
4 18 (4.20%) French Language
5 7 (1.63%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.93%) Legal
7 3 (0.70%) Retail
8 2 (0.47%) Billing
8 2 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.23%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 96 (22.38%) Network Engineer
2 48 (11.19%) Voice Engineer
3 39 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 29 (6.76%) Consultant
5 26 (6.06%) Architect
5 26 (6.06%) Developer
6 24 (5.59%) Voice Network Engineer
7 22 (5.13%) Administrator
8 21 (4.90%) Communications Engineer
9 18 (4.20%) Systems Administrator
10 17 (3.96%) Software Engineer
11 16 (3.73%) Technical Support
12 15 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (3.26%) C++ Software Engineer
13 14 (3.26%) Product Manager
14 13 (3.03%) Communications Manager
15 12 (2.80%) Portfolio Manager
15 12 (2.80%) Technical Engineer
15 12 (2.80%) Technical Support Engineer
15 12 (2.80%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.96%) STL
1 17 (3.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 15 (3.50%) HTML
3 14 (3.26%) HTML5
4 13 (3.03%) .NET
5 12 (2.80%) ASP.NET
5 12 (2.80%) Web Services
6 11 (2.56%) CSS
7 9 (2.10%) jQuery
7 9 (2.10%) CSS3
7 9 (2.10%) AngularJS
8 7 (1.63%) Backbone.js
8 7 (1.63%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (1.40%) VXML
9 6 (1.40%) XML
10 3 (0.70%) COM
10 3 (0.70%) Qt
11 2 (0.47%) POSIX
11 2 (0.47%) OLE
11 2 (0.47%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 58 (13.52%) IVR
2 41 (9.56%) Blackberry
3 24 (5.59%) CMDB
4 13 (3.03%) Clustering
5 12 (2.80%) Client/Server
5 12 (2.80%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (2.33%) Statistics
7 9 (2.10%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.10%) PKI
8 8 (1.86%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.17%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.17%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.93%) Replication
10 4 (0.93%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.70%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.70%) Social Media
11 3 (0.70%) Physics
12 2 (0.47%) PDA
12 2 (0.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 136 (31.70%) Windows
2 64 (14.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (12.82%) Linux
4 36 (8.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (4.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (3.50%) UNIX
7 11 (2.56%) CentOS
7 11 (2.56%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.10%) Windows XP
9 8 (1.86%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.17%) VMS
10 5 (1.17%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.93%) Android
11 4 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.93%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.47%) uClinux
13 2 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.23%) Solaris
14 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (14.22%) ITIL
2 51 (11.89%) Load Balancing
3 46 (10.72%) Service Delivery
4 29 (6.76%) CRM
5 27 (6.29%) Change Management
5 27 (6.29%) OO
6 24 (5.59%) Software Engineering
7 19 (4.43%) Network Management
8 18 (4.20%) WFM
9 17 (3.96%) OOD
10 16 (3.73%) Product Management
11 15 (3.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (3.50%) PRINCE2
12 14 (3.26%) SOA
13 13 (3.03%) ETL
13 13 (3.03%) EAI
13 13 (3.03%) Contact Management
13 13 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
14 12 (2.80%) Mobile Device Management
14 12 (2.80%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (7.69%) SQL
2 24 (5.59%) JavaScript
3 21 (4.90%) C
4 20 (4.66%) C++
5 19 (4.43%) PHP
6 12 (2.80%) C#
7 10 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.70%) Python
9 2 (0.47%) R
10 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.23%) Lingo
10 1 (0.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 77 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (15.15%) CCNA
3 56 (13.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 47 (10.96%) MCSE
5 45 (10.49%) Security Cleared
6 39 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 38 (8.86%) CCNP
8 36 (8.39%) Degree
9 35 (8.16%) MCITP
10 27 (6.29%) MCTS
11 13 (3.03%) MCP
12 12 (2.80%) MCSA
13 9 (2.10%) HND
14 7 (1.63%) CCIE
15 6 (1.40%) Server+ Certification
16 3 (0.70%) PMI Certification
16 3 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 2 (0.47%) DV Cleared
17 2 (0.47%) CCDP
17 2 (0.47%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.96%) SLA
2 11 (2.56%) QA
3 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 71 (16.55%) Active Directory
2 26 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.10%) UAG
4 7 (1.63%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.17%) vSphere
6 4 (0.93%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.70%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.47%) vCloud
8 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (4.20%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (3.96%) WSUS
3 9 (2.10%) SCOM
4 4 (0.93%) SCCM
5 3 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.23%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.23%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.23%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.23%) OpenView
6 1 (0.23%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 143 (33.33%) Cisco
2 142 (33.10%) Microsoft
3 92 (21.45%) Mitel
4 68 (15.85%) Avaya
5 57 (13.29%) Siemens
6 40 (9.32%) Polycom
7 33 (7.69%) Juniper
8 31 (7.23%) VMware
9 28 (6.53%) Nortel
10 24 (5.59%) Dell
11 23 (5.36%) Ericsson
12 20 (4.66%) Citrix
13 18 (4.20%) Symantec
14 17 (3.96%) Fortinet
15 15 (3.50%) Genesys
16 13 (3.03%) HP
17 12 (2.80%) CheckPoint
18 11 (2.56%) Riverbed
19 9 (2.10%) Aruba
20 8 (1.86%) Apple
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