Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 966 865 928
Rank change year-on-year -101 +63 -1
Permanent jobs citing PBX 173 306 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 1.15% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 149 259 272
England median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,250 £68,750
UK median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year +10.67% -0.66% -6.79%

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 23,493 26,595 31,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.06% 16.01% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18,781 21,698 25,874
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +39 71 £45,000 +5.88% 14
South East -35 41 £35,000 -26.32% 3
North of England -11 20 £22,500 -38.36% 5
Midlands -4 14 £41,500 -5.68% 2
South West -8 13 £47,500 +128.92%
East of England -16 13 £45,000 +44.00% 8
North West -7 10 £22,500 -27.42% 2
West Midlands +23 9 £42,500 +1.32% 2
North East -19 8 - -
East Midlands -6 5 £41,500 -5.68%
Yorkshire +19 2 £33,000 -25.84% 3
PBX
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 85 (49.13%) VoIP
2 65 (37.57%) Windows
3 63 (36.42%) Microsoft
4 53 (30.64%) Active Directory
5 51 (29.48%) Firewall
6 50 (28.90%) Telecoms
7 44 (25.43%) Windows Server
8 42 (24.28%) Cisco
9 41 (23.70%) Office 365
10 40 (23.12%) DNS
11 38 (21.97%) Linux
12 35 (20.23%) Microsoft Office
13 33 (19.08%) Mitel
14 31 (17.92%) VPN
15 30 (17.34%) Avaya
16 28 (16.18%) DHCP
17 27 (15.61%) TCP/IP
17 27 (15.61%) LAN
17 27 (15.61%) Unified Communications
17 27 (15.61%) Hyper-V
18 25 (14.45%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (14.45%) WAN
18 25 (14.45%) ITIL
18 25 (14.45%) VMware
19 24 (13.87%) Cisco Certification
20 22 (12.72%) Wi-Fi
20 22 (12.72%) Microsoft Azure
21 21 (12.14%) Windows 10
22 20 (11.56%) CRM
22 20 (11.56%) SLA

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 16 (9.25%) Skype for Business
2 15 (8.67%) MS Exchange
3 14 (8.09%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.20%) IIS
5 5 (2.89%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.16%) Apache
8 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.16%) nginx
9 1 (0.58%) Confluence
9 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.58%) SAS
Applications
1 35 (20.23%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.73%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.16%) Revit
5 1 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.58%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.58%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 41 (23.70%) Office 365
2 22 (12.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (10.40%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (5.20%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (5.20%) G Suite
5 8 (4.62%) Mimecast
6 4 (2.31%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.73%) IaaS
8 1 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.58%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 85 (49.13%) VoIP
2 51 (29.48%) Firewall
3 40 (23.12%) DNS
4 31 (17.92%) VPN
5 28 (16.18%) DHCP
6 27 (15.61%) LAN
6 27 (15.61%) TCP/IP
6 27 (15.61%) Unified Communications
7 25 (14.45%) WAN
8 22 (12.72%) Wi-Fi
9 19 (10.98%) Broadband
10 18 (10.40%) Skype
11 17 (9.83%) ISDN
12 14 (8.09%) VLAN
13 12 (6.94%) Ethernet
13 12 (6.94%) PSTN
14 11 (6.36%) NAS
14 11 (6.36%) Structured Cabling
14 11 (6.36%) Wireless
15 9 (5.20%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.20%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (4.62%) MySQL
4 2 (1.16%) phpMyAdmin
5 1 (0.58%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.58%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Subversion
2 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.16%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (0.58%) GCC
3 1 (0.58%) GDB
3 1 (0.58%) JIRA
3 1 (0.58%) Trac
General
1 50 (28.90%) Telecoms
2 20 (11.56%) Finance
3 12 (6.94%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.05%) Marketing
5 5 (2.89%) Legal
6 4 (2.31%) Local Government
7 3 (1.73%) Billing
7 3 (1.73%) Electronics
7 3 (1.73%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.16%) Retail
9 1 (0.58%) Back Office
9 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (14.45%) Support Engineer
2 21 (12.14%) IT Manager
3 17 (9.83%) Consultant
4 14 (8.09%) IT Engineer
5 13 (7.51%) Analyst
5 13 (7.51%) IT Support
6 9 (5.20%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (5.20%) Administrator
6 9 (5.20%) Infrastructure Manager
6 9 (5.20%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 9 (5.20%) Network Engineer
6 9 (5.20%) Technical Engineer
6 9 (5.20%) Technical Support
6 9 (5.20%) VoIP Engineer
7 8 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (4.62%) Telecoms Engineer
8 7 (4.05%) Account Manager
8 7 (4.05%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (4.05%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.89%) LDAP
1 5 (2.89%) MAPI
2 2 (1.16%) Gearman
3 1 (0.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (0.58%) STL
3 1 (0.58%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.94%) Management Information System
1 12 (6.94%) Replication
2 11 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.36%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.20%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.20%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (4.05%) iPhone
6 6 (3.47%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.89%) YubiKey
8 4 (2.31%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.31%) Blog
8 4 (2.31%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.16%) Handset
10 2 (1.16%) User Experience
11 1 (0.58%) Fintech
11 1 (0.58%) IVR
11 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (37.57%) Windows
2 44 (25.43%) Windows Server
3 38 (21.97%) Linux
4 21 (12.14%) Windows 10
5 17 (9.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (6.36%) Windows 8
7 8 (4.62%) Android
7 8 (4.62%) CentOS
7 8 (4.62%) Windows 7
7 8 (4.62%) Windows Vista
8 7 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (3.47%) Ubuntu
10 5 (2.89%) VMS
11 3 (1.73%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.73%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.73%) Unix
11 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (14.45%) ITIL
2 20 (11.56%) CRM
3 19 (10.98%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (9.83%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (9.83%) Project Management
5 15 (8.67%) Coaching
5 15 (8.67%) Service Delivery
6 11 (6.36%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (6.36%) Data Protection
6 11 (6.36%) Presales
6 11 (6.36%) Software Licensing
7 10 (5.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (5.20%) Information Management
8 9 (5.20%) Line Management
8 9 (5.20%) Server Management
9 8 (4.62%) B2B
9 8 (4.62%) PRINCE2
9 8 (4.62%) Problem Management
9 8 (4.62%) Telesales
10 7 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.25%) SQL
2 13 (7.51%) Python
3 11 (6.36%) Bash Shell
4 9 (5.20%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.16%) PHP
6 1 (0.58%) C
6 1 (0.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (13.87%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (10.98%) Degree
3 13 (7.51%) CCNA
4 12 (6.94%) CCNP
5 10 (5.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (5.20%) MCSE
7 6 (3.47%) HND
8 4 (2.31%) CCDP
8 4 (2.31%) CCSP
8 4 (2.31%) CISM
8 4 (2.31%) CISSP
8 4 (2.31%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.73%) CCENT
10 2 (1.16%) CCIE
10 2 (1.16%) MCP
10 2 (1.16%) MCSA
11 1 (0.58%) HNC
11 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.56%) SLA
2 8 (4.62%) QA
3 7 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.73%) GDPR
5 2 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 53 (30.64%) Active Directory
2 27 (15.61%) Hyper-V
3 25 (14.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.89%) KVM
4 5 (2.89%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (2.31%) Firmware
5 4 (2.31%) RHEV
6 2 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.16%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.58%) vSphere
7 1 (0.58%) XenApp
7 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (3.47%) Ansible
1 6 (3.47%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (3.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (2.89%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (2.31%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.31%) Clonezilla
3 4 (2.31%) Graylog
3 4 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.31%) Puppet
3 4 (2.31%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 63 (36.42%) Microsoft
2 42 (24.28%) Cisco
3 33 (19.08%) Mitel
4 30 (17.34%) Avaya
5 25 (14.45%) VMware
6 9 (5.20%) Google
7 8 (4.62%) Apple
7 8 (4.62%) Citrix
7 8 (4.62%) HP
8 7 (4.05%) Juniper
9 6 (3.47%) Ericsson
9 6 (3.47%) Panasonic
9 6 (3.47%) Veeam
10 5 (2.89%) Dell
10 5 (2.89%) NETGEAR
10 5 (2.89%) Oracle
10 5 (2.89%) Sonus
10 5 (2.89%) Sophos
10 5 (2.89%) Vyatta
11 4 (2.31%) Symantec