Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 895 956 864
Rank change year-on-year +61 -92 +49
Permanent jobs citing PBX 172 209 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 0.85% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 113 187 256
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £59,750 £63,150 £66,875
UK median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -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 21,215 24,641 25,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.79% 15.14% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16,145 19,708 21,009
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,095 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £46,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.09% +2.22% -

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019. 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 +84 74 £45,000 -11.76% 5
North of England +34 30 £42,500 +34.92% 3
South East +24 29 £30,000 -29.41% 1
East of England +68 15 £35,000 -15.15% 2
Yorkshire +28 15 £47,500 +50.79%
Midlands +16 15 £41,250 -0.60% 2
West Midlands +18 14 £47,500 +11.76% 2
North West +23 12 £29,500 -1.67% 1
South West +24 4 £32,500 -31.58%
North East +16 3 £45,000 +38.46% 2
East Midlands +28 1 £35,000 -12.50%
PBX
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 95 (55.23%) Active Directory
2 84 (48.84%) VoIP
2 84 (48.84%) Office 365
3 82 (47.67%) Microsoft
4 78 (45.35%) Telecoms
5 68 (39.53%) Windows
6 63 (36.63%) Firewall
7 57 (33.14%) DHCP
8 54 (31.40%) DNS
9 52 (30.23%) Microsoft Azure
10 51 (29.65%) VMware
11 48 (27.91%) Cisco
11 48 (27.91%) ITIL
11 48 (27.91%) Windows 10
12 46 (26.74%) Skype for Business
13 44 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (23.84%) Project Management
15 40 (23.26%) Microsoft Office
15 40 (23.26%) Unified Communications
16 39 (22.67%) Skype
17 37 (21.51%) Change Management
18 36 (20.93%) Linux
18 36 (20.93%) SharePoint
19 32 (18.60%) Service Management
19 32 (18.60%) Cybersecurity
20 30 (17.44%) PowerShell
20 30 (17.44%) Migration
21 29 (16.86%) Windows Server
22 28 (16.28%) Wireless
22 28 (16.28%) LAN

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 46 (26.74%) Skype for Business
2 36 (20.93%) SharePoint
3 21 (12.21%) IIS
3 21 (12.21%) MS Exchange
4 10 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.49%) Apache
6 5 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.91%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.16%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.16%) Site Server
8 1 (0.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 40 (23.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.91%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.91%) Q-Pulse
2 5 (2.91%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 84 (48.84%) Office 365
2 52 (30.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (12.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 21 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (4.65%) SaaS
6 3 (1.74%) IaaS
6 3 (1.74%) Mimecast
6 3 (1.74%) OneDrive
6 3 (1.74%) PaaS
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.58%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.58%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.58%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 84 (48.84%) VoIP
2 63 (36.63%) Firewall
3 57 (33.14%) DHCP
4 54 (31.40%) DNS
5 40 (23.26%) Unified Communications
6 39 (22.67%) Skype
7 28 (16.28%) LAN
7 28 (16.28%) WAN
7 28 (16.28%) Wireless
8 20 (11.63%) VPN
9 19 (11.05%) MPLS
10 17 (9.88%) Remote Desktop
10 17 (9.88%) Wireshark
11 15 (8.72%) TCP/IP
11 15 (8.72%) VLAN
12 13 (7.56%) RTP
13 12 (6.98%) ISDN
14 10 (5.81%) SAN
15 9 (5.23%) Asterisk PBX
15 9 (5.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.07%) MySQL
3 5 (2.91%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.16%) MS Access
4 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.58%) OLAP
5 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.58%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (4.65%) GDB
1 8 (4.65%) Subversion
2 7 (4.07%) GCC
2 7 (4.07%) Trac
3 5 (2.91%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.58%) FishEye
4 1 (0.58%) FogBugz
4 1 (0.58%) Hudson
4 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.58%) JIRA
4 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.58%) Valgrind
4 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 78 (45.35%) Telecoms
2 23 (13.37%) Finance
3 5 (2.91%) Billing
4 4 (2.33%) Legal
5 3 (1.74%) Banking
5 3 (1.74%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.74%) Retail
6 2 (1.16%) Electronics
6 2 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.58%) French Language
7 1 (0.58%) German Language
7 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.58%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.58%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 26 (15.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (12.21%) Support Engineer
3 16 (9.30%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 15 (8.72%) Analyst
5 14 (8.14%) Consultant
5 14 (8.14%) Project Manager
5 14 (8.14%) Telecoms Engineer
6 13 (7.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 13 (7.56%) Telecoms Manager
6 13 (7.56%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 11 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (5.81%) Business Consultant
8 10 (5.81%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (5.23%) Telecoms Support Engineer
10 8 (4.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (4.65%) PBX Engineer
10 8 (4.65%) Service Desk Engineer
10 8 (4.65%) Service Desk Support
10 8 (4.65%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.07%) STL
2 5 (2.91%) .NET
3 4 (2.33%) XMPP
4 2 (1.16%) HTML
4 2 (1.16%) HTML5
4 2 (1.16%) LDAP
5 1 (0.58%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.58%) ActiveX
5 1 (0.58%) DCOM
5 1 (0.58%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (0.58%) ODBC
5 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (12.79%) Data Centre
3 21 (12.21%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (5.81%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.65%) CMDB
6 6 (3.49%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.49%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (2.91%) Digital Signage
7 5 (2.91%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.91%) iPad
7 5 (2.91%) iPhone
7 5 (2.91%) LIMS
7 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Licensing
7 5 (2.91%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.33%) Fintech
9 2 (1.16%) Clustering
9 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 68 (39.53%) Windows
2 48 (27.91%) Windows 10
3 36 (20.93%) Linux
4 29 (16.86%) Windows Server
5 22 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (8.14%) Windows 8
8 12 (6.98%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (3.49%) Android
11 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.58%) CentOS
12 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (27.91%) ITIL
2 41 (23.84%) Project Management
3 37 (21.51%) Change Management
4 32 (18.60%) Cybersecurity
4 32 (18.60%) Service Management
5 30 (17.44%) Migration
6 27 (15.70%) Line Management
7 26 (15.12%) Incident Management
7 26 (15.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 21 (12.21%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 20 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (11.05%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (8.14%) PRINCE2
11 14 (8.14%) Service Delivery
12 12 (6.98%) Asset Management
12 12 (6.98%) Customer Requirements
12 12 (6.98%) Process Improvement
13 11 (6.40%) Validation
14 9 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (5.23%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.44%) PowerShell
2 19 (11.05%) SQL
3 9 (5.23%) C++
4 7 (4.07%) C
5 3 (1.74%) Python
6 2 (1.16%) PHP
7 1 (0.58%) C#
7 1 (0.58%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.58%) Java
7 1 (0.58%) Perl
7 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (12.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (9.88%) MCSE
3 16 (9.30%) CCNA
3 16 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (7.56%) CCNP
5 7 (4.07%) MCP
6 5 (2.91%) MCITP
6 5 (2.91%) MCTS
7 4 (2.33%) Degree
8 3 (1.74%) MCSA
8 3 (1.74%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.58%) MOS
10 1 (0.58%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.30%) SLA
2 7 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (2.33%) PMO
5 1 (0.58%) GDPR
5 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 95 (55.23%) Active Directory
2 44 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (14.53%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.81%) vSphere
4 10 (5.81%) XenApp
5 5 (2.91%) BitLocker
6 4 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.74%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.74%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.16%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.16%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.58%) KVM
9 1 (0.58%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (9.30%) SCCM
2 15 (8.72%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (7.56%) WSUS
4 5 (2.91%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (2.91%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (1.74%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.74%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (1.74%) SCOM
6 2 (1.16%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.16%) Nessus
6 2 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.58%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.58%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 82 (47.67%) Microsoft
2 51 (29.65%) VMware
3 48 (27.91%) Cisco
4 26 (15.12%) Avaya
5 22 (12.79%) Mitel
6 17 (9.88%) Citrix
7 15 (8.72%) Polycom
8 14 (8.14%) Dell
9 13 (7.56%) HP
9 13 (7.56%) SolarWinds
10 11 (6.40%) Siemens
10 11 (6.40%) Veeam
11 9 (5.23%) BT
11 9 (5.23%) Panasonic
12 8 (4.65%) NEC
12 8 (4.65%) Oracle
13 7 (4.07%) IBM
14 6 (3.49%) Red Hat
14 6 (3.49%) Samsung
15 5 (2.91%) Microgen