Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 924 940 887
Rank change year-on-year +16 -53 +16
Permanent jobs citing PBX 242 217 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% 0.79% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 213 204 323
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,900 £22,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,200 £67,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -

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 24,881 27,580 33,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.26% 16.74% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20,273 22,535 27,823
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 February 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 18 February 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
South East +22 70 £45,000 - 7
London -3 54 £42,500 -10.53% 9
North of England +18 40 £34,150 -14.63% 12
East of England +4 40 £32,500 +14.04% 7
North West +5 29 £34,150 -14.63% 6
Midlands -1 23 £35,000 +37.25% 10
West Midlands +17 12 £25,000 +6.38% 3
South West +10 12 £18,000 -2.70% 1
East Midlands +12 11 £42,500 +23.19% 7
Yorkshire +10 8 £35,000 -17.65% 5
North East -28 3 £32,500 +19.27% 1
PBX
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 124 (51.24%) Telecoms
2 117 (48.35%) VoIP
3 87 (35.95%) Cisco
4 83 (34.30%) Windows
5 75 (30.99%) Linux
6 56 (23.14%) WAN
7 51 (21.07%) Firewall
8 50 (20.66%) Microsoft
9 46 (19.01%) Asterisk PBX
10 43 (17.77%) Active Directory
11 42 (17.36%) LAN
11 42 (17.36%) Office 365
12 41 (16.94%) RTP
13 40 (16.53%) DNS
14 39 (16.12%) Skype for Business
14 39 (16.12%) Unified Communications
15 38 (15.70%) Wireshark
16 37 (15.29%) OO
16 37 (15.29%) C++
16 37 (15.29%) Avaya
16 37 (15.29%) Skype
17 35 (14.46%) GSM
17 35 (14.46%) Mitel
18 34 (14.05%) Subversion
18 34 (14.05%) Software Engineering
18 34 (14.05%) UMTS
18 34 (14.05%) STL
18 34 (14.05%) Diameter Protocol
18 34 (14.05%) Cross-Platform Development
18 34 (14.05%) GCC

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 39 (16.12%) Skype for Business
2 26 (10.74%) MS Exchange
3 17 (7.02%) IIS
4 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.83%) Zimbra
6 1 (0.41%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (7.44%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 42 (17.36%) Office 365
2 16 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.48%) IaaS
4 3 (1.24%) FinancialForce
5 2 (0.83%) SaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.41%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 117 (48.35%) VoIP
2 56 (23.14%) WAN
3 51 (21.07%) Firewall
4 46 (19.01%) Asterisk PBX
5 42 (17.36%) LAN
6 41 (16.94%) RTP
7 40 (16.53%) DNS
8 39 (16.12%) Unified Communications
9 38 (15.70%) Wireshark
10 37 (15.29%) Skype
11 35 (14.46%) GSM
12 34 (14.05%) Diameter Protocol
12 34 (14.05%) GGSN
12 34 (14.05%) LTE
12 34 (14.05%) MGW
12 34 (14.05%) RANAP
12 34 (14.05%) SGSN
12 34 (14.05%) UMTS
13 33 (13.64%) VPN
14 25 (10.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.48%) MySQL
3 3 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.41%) MS Access
5 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 34 (14.05%) GCC
1 34 (14.05%) GDB
1 34 (14.05%) Subversion
1 34 (14.05%) Trac
2 5 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.83%) JIRA
3 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
General
1 124 (51.24%) Telecoms
2 31 (12.81%) Finance
3 8 (3.31%) Billing
4 4 (1.65%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.65%) Marketing
4 4 (1.65%) Retail
5 3 (1.24%) Automotive
5 3 (1.24%) Publishing
6 2 (0.83%) Advertising
6 2 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Legal
7 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 38 (15.70%) Support Engineer
2 37 (15.29%) Telecoms Engineer
3 34 (14.05%) C++ Software Engineer
3 34 (14.05%) Software Engineer
4 33 (13.64%) Network Engineer
5 26 (10.74%) Analyst
5 26 (10.74%) Telecoms Software Engineer
6 18 (7.44%) IT Support
7 17 (7.02%) Core Network Engineer
8 16 (6.61%) Consultant
8 16 (6.61%) Project Manager
8 16 (6.61%) Telecoms Manager
9 15 (6.20%) Support Analyst
10 14 (5.79%) Linux Engineer
11 12 (4.96%) Help Desk Support
11 12 (4.96%) IT Analyst
12 11 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (4.55%) VoIP Engineer
13 10 (4.13%) IT Support Analyst
13 10 (4.13%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (14.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 34 (14.05%) STL
2 12 (4.96%) Web Services
3 6 (2.48%) HTML
4 5 (2.07%) LDAP
5 4 (1.65%) .NET
5 4 (1.65%) CSS
5 4 (1.65%) SOAP
6 3 (1.24%) HTML5
6 3 (1.24%) REST
6 3 (1.24%) Visualforce
7 2 (0.83%) JTAPI
7 2 (0.83%) RFC 2833
7 2 (0.83%) TAPI
7 2 (0.83%) XMPP
8 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.41%) Classic ASP
8 1 (0.41%) jQuery
8 1 (0.41%) LAMP
8 1 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.31%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.48%) Driving Licence
3 6 (2.48%) IVR
4 5 (2.07%) CCTV
4 5 (2.07%) Fintech
4 5 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.07%) Handset
4 5 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (1.65%) Clustering
6 3 (1.24%) Blog
6 3 (1.24%) Podcast
7 2 (0.83%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.83%) BYOD
7 2 (0.83%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.83%) Replication
7 2 (0.83%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.41%) AS400
8 1 (0.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 83 (34.30%) Windows
2 75 (30.99%) Linux
3 32 (13.22%) Windows Server
4 15 (6.20%) Windows 7
4 15 (6.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (5.37%) Windows 10
6 12 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.72%) CentOS
7 9 (3.72%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.65%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.65%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.83%) Debian
9 2 (0.83%) Fedora
9 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.41%) Android
10 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.29%) OO
2 34 (14.05%) Cross-Platform Development
2 34 (14.05%) Multithreading
2 34 (14.05%) Software Engineering
3 27 (11.16%) ITIL
4 23 (9.50%) Project Management
5 21 (8.68%) Presales
6 16 (6.61%) Problem Management
7 14 (5.79%) Service Management
8 13 (5.37%) PRINCE2
9 12 (4.96%) CRM
10 10 (4.13%) Asset Management
10 10 (4.13%) Service Delivery
11 9 (3.72%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (3.72%) OOP
11 9 (3.72%) WFM
12 8 (3.31%) IT Asset Management
12 8 (3.31%) ITSM
12 8 (3.31%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (3.31%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (15.29%) C++
2 17 (7.02%) SQL
3 12 (4.96%) PowerShell
4 10 (4.13%) C
5 7 (2.89%) PHP
6 6 (2.48%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.65%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.65%) C#
7 4 (1.65%) Perl
7 4 (1.65%) Python
8 3 (1.24%) Apex Code
8 3 (1.24%) Java
8 3 (1.24%) SOQL
8 3 (1.24%) SOSL
9 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.83%) VBScript
10 1 (0.41%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 22 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (7.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (6.20%) CCNA
4 12 (4.96%) MCSE
5 9 (3.72%) CCNP
6 6 (2.48%) Degree
7 5 (2.07%) MCITP
8 4 (1.65%) MCP
9 3 (1.24%) APMP
9 3 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.24%) Linux+ Certification
9 3 (1.24%) LPIC
9 3 (1.24%) MCSA
9 3 (1.24%) RHCE
9 3 (1.24%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.83%) BICSI RCDD
10 2 (0.83%) CCNP Voice
10 2 (0.83%) CISM
10 2 (0.83%) MCTS
10 2 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.24%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.83%) PA-DSS
3 2 (0.83%) PMO
4 1 (0.41%) GDPR
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 43 (17.77%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.68%) Hyper-V
3 16 (6.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.65%) vSphere
5 3 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.41%) iptables
6 1 (0.41%) NFS
6 1 (0.41%) Snort
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (2.48%) SCCM
2 5 (2.07%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.65%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.65%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (1.65%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (1.65%) vCenter Server
3 4 (1.65%) WSUS
4 3 (1.24%) SCOM
5 2 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.41%) Ansible
6 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.41%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.41%) Nagios
6 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 87 (35.95%) Cisco
2 50 (20.66%) Microsoft
3 37 (15.29%) Avaya
4 35 (14.46%) Mitel
5 18 (7.44%) VMware
6 13 (5.37%) NEC
7 12 (4.96%) HP
8 11 (4.55%) BroadSoft
8 11 (4.55%) Panasonic
9 9 (3.72%) Samsung
9 9 (3.72%) Sonus
10 8 (3.31%) Dell
11 7 (2.89%) Acme Packet
12 6 (2.48%) Oracle
12 6 (2.48%) Symantec
12 6 (2.48%) Veeam
13 5 (2.07%) Citrix
13 5 (2.07%) MobileIron
13 5 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (2.07%) SolarWinds