Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PBX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PBX over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 946 876 907
Rank change year-on-year -70 +31 -33
Permanent jobs citing PBX 205 275 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 1.07% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 184 252 302
England median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,650 £21,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,750 £67,375 £55,000
UK median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -

PBX is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 24,443 25,691 32,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.20% 16.12% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19,551 21,036 26,963
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,000
UK median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +3.45%

PBX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PBX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PBX in England

PBX
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for PBX in England

PBX
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PBX in England over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for PBX in England

PBX
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the England region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -33 55 £53,500 +42.67% 11
South East -57 43 £42,500 -22.73% 2
North of England +4 34 £31,500 -25.88% 5
Midlands +17 32 £41,500 -2.92% 7
East of England -3 30 £40,000 +3.23% 8
North West +14 23 £30,000 -17.81% 1
West Midlands +21 19 £42,500 +6.25% 4
East Midlands +4 13 £40,000 -9.09% 3
South West -34 8 £47,500 +156.76% 4
North East -16 6 £32,500 -10.96%
Yorkshire +22 5 £31,500 -28.41% 4
PBX
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing PBX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for PBX.

1 121 (59.02%) VoIP
2 90 (43.90%) Telecoms
3 63 (30.73%) WAN
4 62 (30.24%) Windows
5 58 (28.29%) Cisco
6 55 (26.83%) Microsoft
7 49 (23.90%) LAN
7 49 (23.90%) Linux
8 48 (23.41%) Unified Communications
9 42 (20.49%) Firewall
10 37 (18.05%) ITIL
10 37 (18.05%) Active Directory
11 36 (17.56%) DNS
12 34 (16.59%) Cisco Certification
12 34 (16.59%) Office 365
13 30 (14.63%) Finance
14 29 (14.15%) TCP/IP
14 29 (14.15%) Windows Server
15 28 (13.66%) Mitel
16 27 (13.17%) Project Management
16 27 (13.17%) Microsoft Certification
17 26 (12.68%) SQL Server
18 25 (12.20%) PRINCE2
18 25 (12.20%) CCNP
18 25 (12.20%) Avaya
19 24 (11.71%) MS Exchange
19 24 (11.71%) MCSE
19 24 (11.71%) VLAN
19 24 (11.71%) VMware
20 22 (10.73%) Microsoft Office

PBX
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (11.71%) MS Exchange
2 21 (10.24%) Skype for Business
3 11 (5.37%) IIS
4 6 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.95%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.98%) Zimbra
7 1 (0.49%) Apache
7 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.49%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (10.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.49%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.49%) Revit
3 1 (0.49%) SketchUp
Cloud Services
1 34 (16.59%) Office 365
2 8 (3.90%) IaaS
2 8 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.46%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.49%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 121 (59.02%) VoIP
2 63 (30.73%) WAN
3 49 (23.90%) LAN
4 48 (23.41%) Unified Communications
5 42 (20.49%) Firewall
6 36 (17.56%) DNS
7 29 (14.15%) TCP/IP
8 24 (11.71%) VLAN
9 22 (10.73%) Asterisk PBX
9 22 (10.73%) Skype
10 21 (10.24%) VPN
11 19 (9.27%) DHCP
11 19 (9.27%) PSTN
12 18 (8.78%) ISDN
12 18 (8.78%) RTP
12 18 (8.78%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (8.29%) Wireshark
14 14 (6.83%) GSM
15 13 (6.34%) GGSN
15 13 (6.34%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.39%) MySQL
3 3 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.49%) FileMaker
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.34%) GCC
1 13 (6.34%) GDB
1 13 (6.34%) Subversion
1 13 (6.34%) Trac
2 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 90 (43.90%) Telecoms
2 30 (14.63%) Finance
3 6 (2.93%) Billing
4 5 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.44%) Retail
5 4 (1.95%) Legal
6 3 (1.46%) Automotive
6 3 (1.46%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.98%) Local Government
8 1 (0.49%) Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (15.12%) Support Engineer
2 30 (14.63%) Network Engineer
3 27 (13.17%) Project Manager
4 19 (9.27%) Telecoms Engineer
5 18 (8.78%) Analyst
5 18 (8.78%) Consultant
6 16 (7.80%) Telecoms Manager
6 16 (7.80%) VoIP Engineer
7 15 (7.32%) IT Manager
8 14 (6.83%) Senior Manager
8 14 (6.83%) Senior Project Manager
9 13 (6.34%) C++ Software Engineer
9 13 (6.34%) Software Engineer
10 12 (5.85%) Telecoms Project Manager
11 11 (5.37%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (5.37%) IT Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (5.37%) Mobile Project Manager
12 10 (4.88%) IT Support
13 9 (4.39%) Core Network Engineer
13 9 (4.39%) Telecoms Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 13 (6.34%) STL
2 3 (1.46%) Web Services
3 2 (0.98%) HTML
3 2 (0.98%) HTML5
4 1 (0.49%) .NET
4 1 (0.49%) CSS
4 1 (0.49%) jQuery
4 1 (0.49%) LAMP
4 1 (0.49%) Laravel
4 1 (0.49%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.90%) Clustering
1 8 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (3.41%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.93%) Data Centre
3 6 (2.93%) Driving Licence
3 6 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.44%) IVR
5 3 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (1.46%) Handset
5 3 (1.46%) iPhone
6 2 (0.98%) Blog
6 2 (0.98%) CCTV
6 2 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (0.98%) Podcast
6 2 (0.98%) Replication
7 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.49%) NHS
7 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (30.24%) Windows
2 49 (23.90%) Linux
3 29 (14.15%) Windows Server
4 19 (9.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 14 (6.83%) Windows 10
7 13 (6.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.41%) CentOS
8 7 (3.41%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.44%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.95%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.49%) Android
13 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.49%) Solaris
13 1 (0.49%) Unix
13 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.05%) ITIL
2 27 (13.17%) Project Management
3 25 (12.20%) PRINCE2
4 22 (10.73%) Problem Management
5 16 (7.80%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (6.83%) Presales
7 13 (6.34%) Cross-Platform Development
7 13 (6.34%) Multithreading
7 13 (6.34%) OO
7 13 (6.34%) Software Engineering
8 11 (5.37%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (4.88%) Coaching
9 10 (4.88%) WFM
10 9 (4.39%) Capacity Management
10 9 (4.39%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.39%) Validation
11 8 (3.90%) Business Continuity
11 8 (3.90%) Mentoring
11 8 (3.90%) Programme Management
11 8 (3.90%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.73%) SQL
2 13 (6.34%) C++
3 7 (3.41%) C
4 6 (2.93%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.44%) PHP
5 5 (2.44%) Python
6 4 (1.95%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.95%) Perl
7 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (16.59%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (13.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (12.20%) CCNP
4 24 (11.71%) MCSE
5 17 (8.29%) CCNA
6 10 (4.88%) Degree
7 8 (3.90%) CCDP
7 8 (3.90%) CISM
7 8 (3.90%) CISSP
8 6 (2.93%) MCSA
9 5 (2.44%) APMP
9 5 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (2.44%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.46%) Linux+ Certification
10 3 (1.46%) LPIC
10 3 (1.46%) RHCE
10 3 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.98%) BICSI RCDD
11 2 (0.98%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.76%) SLA
2 7 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.93%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (2.93%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 5 (2.44%) QA
5 3 (1.46%) GDPR
6 2 (0.98%) PMO
7 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (18.05%) Active Directory
2 19 (9.27%) Hyper-V
3 17 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.98%) Docker
4 2 (0.98%) Firmware
5 1 (0.49%) iptables
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.49%) vSphere
5 1 (0.49%) XenApp
5 1 (0.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (3.41%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (3.41%) SCCM
2 5 (2.44%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.44%) SCOM
2 5 (2.44%) WSUS
3 4 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.98%) Ansible
4 2 (0.98%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.98%) Nagios
5 1 (0.49%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.49%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.49%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.49%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 58 (28.29%) Cisco
2 55 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 28 (13.66%) Mitel
4 25 (12.20%) Avaya
5 24 (11.71%) VMware
6 10 (4.88%) Acme Packet
6 10 (4.88%) HP
6 10 (4.88%) Panasonic
6 10 (4.88%) Sonus
7 9 (4.39%) BroadSoft
7 9 (4.39%) NEC
8 8 (3.90%) Dell
9 6 (2.93%) Apple
9 6 (2.93%) Samsung
10 5 (2.44%) Oracle
10 5 (2.44%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.44%) Veeam
11 4 (1.95%) Ericsson
11 4 (1.95%) MobileIron
11 4 (1.95%) Symantec