Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 953 873 894
Rank change year-on-year -80 +21 +5
Permanent jobs citing PBX 201 305 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 1.14% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 178 270 314
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,750 £65,125 £59,250
UK median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -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 24,918 26,821 32,625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.17% 16.05% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19,851 21,904 27,349
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +1 67 £52,000 +34.19% 14
South East -50 38 £42,500 -22.73% 6
Midlands +18 29 £41,500 -5.68%
North of England +2 29 £32,500 -18.75% 8
East of England +3 28 £47,500 +46.15% 2
West Midlands +22 16 £42,500 +1.32%
North West +6 15 £32,500 -18.75% 2
East Midlands -1 13 £40,000 -9.09%
South West -12 10 £47,500 +156.76% 1
North East -14 10 £32,500 -10.96% 2
Yorkshire +13 4 £29,500 -33.71% 4
PBX
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 115 (57.21%) VoIP
2 71 (35.32%) Microsoft
3 67 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 62 (30.85%) Windows
5 56 (27.86%) WAN
6 51 (25.37%) Cisco
7 49 (24.38%) Firewall
8 48 (23.88%) LAN
9 47 (23.38%) Unified Communications
10 46 (22.89%) Active Directory
11 40 (19.90%) Linux
11 40 (19.90%) Office 365
12 39 (19.40%) ITIL
13 38 (18.91%) DNS
13 38 (18.91%) Mitel
14 37 (18.41%) Avaya
15 34 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
15 34 (16.92%) VMware
16 33 (16.42%) Microsoft Office
16 33 (16.42%) Windows Server
17 28 (13.93%) Project Management
18 27 (13.43%) Finance
18 27 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
19 26 (12.94%) VLAN
19 26 (12.94%) TCP/IP
20 25 (12.44%) CCNP
20 25 (12.44%) Hyper-V
21 24 (11.94%) DHCP
22 23 (11.44%) Microsoft Certification
23 22 (10.95%) PRINCE2

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 21 (10.45%) MS Exchange
2 18 (8.96%) Skype for Business
3 7 (3.48%) IIS
3 7 (3.48%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.00%) Zimbra
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (16.42%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.50%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.50%) Revit
4 1 (0.50%) SketchUp
Cloud Services
1 40 (19.90%) Office 365
2 17 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.98%) IaaS
4 7 (3.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (3.48%) G Suite
5 6 (2.99%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.50%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 115 (57.21%) VoIP
2 56 (27.86%) WAN
3 49 (24.38%) Firewall
4 48 (23.88%) LAN
5 47 (23.38%) Unified Communications
6 38 (18.91%) DNS
7 26 (12.94%) TCP/IP
7 26 (12.94%) VLAN
8 24 (11.94%) DHCP
9 21 (10.45%) VPN
10 19 (9.45%) Skype
11 15 (7.46%) Asterisk PBX
11 15 (7.46%) Broadband
12 14 (6.97%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (5.97%) ISDN
13 12 (5.97%) PSTN
14 11 (5.47%) WLAN
15 10 (4.98%) IP Telephony
16 9 (4.48%) SAN
17 8 (3.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.99%) MySQL
3 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.50%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.00%) GCC
1 2 (1.00%) GDB
1 2 (1.00%) Subversion
1 2 (1.00%) Trac
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 67 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 27 (13.43%) Finance
3 7 (3.48%) Billing
3 7 (3.48%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.49%) Legal
4 5 (2.49%) Retail
5 4 (1.99%) Local Government
6 3 (1.49%) Automotive
6 3 (1.49%) Marketing
6 3 (1.49%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.50%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (13.43%) Support Engineer
2 21 (10.45%) IT Manager
2 21 (10.45%) Project Manager
3 20 (9.95%) Network Engineer
4 17 (8.46%) Analyst
5 15 (7.46%) Consultant
5 15 (7.46%) VoIP Engineer
6 14 (6.97%) Telecoms Engineer
7 13 (6.47%) Telecoms Manager
8 12 (5.97%) Infrastructure Manager
8 12 (5.97%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 12 (5.97%) Senior Manager
8 12 (5.97%) Senior Project Manager
9 10 (4.98%) IT Support
9 10 (4.98%) Mobile Project Manager
10 9 (4.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (4.48%) Telecoms Project Manager
11 8 (3.98%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (3.98%) IT Engineer
11 8 (3.98%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (1.00%) LDAP
1 2 (1.00%) STL
2 1 (0.50%) .NET
2 1 (0.50%) HTML
2 1 (0.50%) HTML5
2 1 (0.50%) MAPI
2 1 (0.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.48%) Data Centre
1 9 (4.48%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.98%) Clustering
2 8 (3.98%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.48%) Replication
3 7 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.99%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.49%) iPhone
6 4 (1.99%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.49%) Blog
7 3 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.49%) Handset
7 3 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.00%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.00%) IVR
9 1 (0.50%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.50%) iPad
9 1 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (30.85%) Windows
2 40 (19.90%) Linux
3 33 (16.42%) Windows Server
4 22 (10.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (8.46%) Windows 10
6 14 (6.97%) Windows 7
7 12 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (4.48%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.99%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.99%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.49%) Android
10 3 (1.49%) CentOS
10 3 (1.49%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.49%) Unix
10 3 (1.49%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.50%) Solaris
11 1 (0.50%) VMS
11 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (19.40%) ITIL
2 28 (13.93%) Project Management
3 22 (10.95%) PRINCE2
4 20 (9.95%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (8.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (8.46%) Presales
6 14 (6.97%) CRM
6 14 (6.97%) Problem Management
7 12 (5.97%) Coaching
7 12 (5.97%) Service Delivery
8 9 (4.48%) Capacity Management
9 8 (3.98%) Line Management
9 8 (3.98%) Mentoring
9 8 (3.98%) Programme Management
9 8 (3.98%) Time Management
10 7 (3.48%) B2B
10 7 (3.48%) Business Continuity
10 7 (3.48%) Risk Management
10 7 (3.48%) Service Design
10 7 (3.48%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.46%) SQL
2 12 (5.97%) PowerShell
2 12 (5.97%) Python
3 10 (4.98%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.49%) C
5 4 (1.99%) Perl
5 4 (1.99%) PHP
6 2 (1.00%) C++
7 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (12.44%) CCNP
3 23 (11.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (9.95%) MCSE
5 17 (8.46%) Degree
6 15 (7.46%) CCNA
7 8 (3.98%) CCDP
7 8 (3.98%) CISM
7 8 (3.98%) CISSP
8 6 (2.99%) MCSA
8 6 (2.99%) Security Cleared
9 5 (2.49%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.49%) APMP
11 3 (1.49%) CCSP
11 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.00%) CCIE
12 2 (1.00%) HND
12 2 (1.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.97%) SLA
2 9 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.48%) QA
4 6 (2.99%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (2.99%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (1.49%) GDPR
6 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (22.89%) Active Directory
2 27 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (12.44%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.49%) Firmware
5 2 (1.00%) Docker
5 2 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.00%) vSphere
6 1 (0.50%) iptables
6 1 (0.50%) KVM
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.50%) RHEV
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.50%) XenApp
6 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (3.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (3.48%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.49%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (2.49%) SCOM
3 5 (2.49%) WSUS
4 4 (1.99%) Graylog
4 4 (1.99%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.49%) Ansible
5 3 (1.49%) SCCM
6 2 (1.00%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.00%) Nagios
7 1 (0.50%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.50%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.50%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.50%) Puppet
7 1 (0.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 71 (35.32%) Microsoft
2 51 (25.37%) Cisco
3 38 (18.91%) Mitel
4 37 (18.41%) Avaya
5 34 (16.92%) VMware
6 15 (7.46%) HP
7 11 (5.47%) Sonus
8 10 (4.98%) Panasonic
9 8 (3.98%) Dell
9 8 (3.98%) Ericsson
10 7 (3.48%) Acme Packet
10 7 (3.48%) Google
10 7 (3.48%) NEC
10 7 (3.48%) Veeam
11 6 (2.99%) Apple
11 6 (2.99%) BroadSoft
12 5 (2.49%) Citrix
12 5 (2.49%) Samsung
12 5 (2.49%) SolarWinds
13 4 (1.99%) ShoreTel