Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
UK > England
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 730 895 980
Rank change year-on-year +165 +85 -111
Permanent jobs citing PBX 108 173 207
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 0.82% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 108 108 193
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% -1.18%
10th Percentile £26,100 £25,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £80,375 £59,125 £63,750
UK median annual salary £47,750 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.35% +2.41% -2.35%

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 11,916 21,030 24,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.95% 15.80% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9,399 15,956 19,652
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,119 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +1.09% +2.22%

PBX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PBX in England

PBX
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PBX in England.

Salary trend for PBX in England

PBX
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PBX in England over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

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 6 June 2020. 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 +119 50 £55,000 +22.22% 4
South East +113 22 £42,500 +41.67% 5
East of England +92 18 £30,000 -6.25%
North of England +102 11 £35,500 -16.47% 1
Midlands +85 6 £32,500 -7.14% 2
North West +70 6 £25,000 -20.63%
Yorkshire +97 5 £35,500 -25.26% 1
West Midlands +63 3 £35,000 - 2
East Midlands +60 3 £30,000 -14.29%
PBX
UK

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 49 (45.37%) Microsoft
2 47 (43.52%) Office 365
3 40 (37.04%) VoIP
4 39 (36.11%) Windows
5 37 (34.26%) Active Directory
5 37 (34.26%) Firewall
6 36 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 30 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 30 (27.78%) DNS
8 27 (25.00%) VPN
8 27 (25.00%) DHCP
8 27 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 25 (23.15%) ITIL
9 25 (23.15%) Azure
10 24 (22.22%) VMware
11 23 (21.30%) Cisco
11 23 (21.30%) Unified Communications
12 21 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
12 21 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (18.52%) WAN
14 19 (17.59%) SQL
14 19 (17.59%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (16.67%) Linux
15 18 (16.67%) MS Exchange
16 17 (15.74%) Wireless
16 17 (15.74%) Avaya
16 17 (15.74%) Hyper-V
16 17 (15.74%) Skype for Business
16 17 (15.74%) Skype
17 16 (14.81%) SharePoint

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 18 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 17 (15.74%) Skype for Business
3 16 (14.81%) SharePoint
4 10 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (7.41%) Confluence
6 5 (4.63%) nginx
7 4 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (3.70%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.85%) IIS
9 1 (0.93%) Apache
9 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 47 (43.52%) Office 365
2 25 (23.15%) Azure
3 7 (6.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (4.63%) AWS
5 4 (3.70%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 4 (3.70%) Datadog
6 3 (2.78%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.85%) GCP
8 1 (0.93%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 40 (37.04%) VoIP
2 37 (34.26%) Firewall
3 30 (27.78%) DNS
3 30 (27.78%) TCP/IP
4 27 (25.00%) DHCP
4 27 (25.00%) VPN
5 23 (21.30%) Unified Communications
6 20 (18.52%) WAN
7 17 (15.74%) Skype
7 17 (15.74%) Wireless
8 16 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
9 15 (13.89%) RTP
10 13 (12.04%) LAN
11 10 (9.26%) Structured Cabling
12 8 (7.41%) Asterisk PBX
13 7 (6.48%) Internet
13 7 (6.48%) Network Security
13 7 (6.48%) SSH
14 4 (3.70%) PSTN
14 4 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.56%) MariaDB
2 6 (5.56%) MySQL
3 4 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (8.33%) JIRA
2 8 (7.41%) Bitbucket
2 8 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 16 (14.81%) Finance
3 5 (4.63%) Banking
4 3 (2.78%) Billing
4 3 (2.78%) Law
5 2 (1.85%) Games
5 2 (1.85%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (20.37%) Support Engineer
2 18 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 12 (11.11%) Telephony Engineer
4 11 (10.19%) Installations Engineer
5 10 (9.26%) Administrator
5 10 (9.26%) Network Support
5 10 (9.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 10 (9.26%) PBX Engineer
5 10 (9.26%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Analyst
6 9 (8.33%) Consultant
6 9 (8.33%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Server Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Server Support
6 9 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) VMware Support Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Team Leader
8 7 (6.48%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.63%) LAMP
2 4 (3.70%) MEAN Stack
2 4 (3.70%) Node.js
2 4 (3.70%) WebRTC
2 4 (3.70%) YAML
3 2 (1.85%) JSON
4 1 (0.93%) .NET
4 1 (0.93%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (4.63%) Public Cloud
3 5 (4.63%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.63%) Virtual Team
4 4 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.70%) Handset
5 3 (2.78%) Clustering
5 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.78%) RSA SecurID
5 3 (2.78%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (1.85%) IVR
6 2 (1.85%) Online Games
6 2 (1.85%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.85%) Replication
7 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.93%) PKI
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (36.11%) Windows
2 27 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (16.67%) Linux
4 13 (12.04%) Windows 10
5 9 (8.33%) Debian
6 8 (7.41%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.63%) CentOS
7 5 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.70%) FreeBSD
8 4 (3.70%) FreeNAS
9 3 (2.78%) OpenVMS
9 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (1.85%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.85%) Unix
11 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.15%) ITIL
2 21 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (12.04%) Customer Requirements
4 9 (8.33%) Migration
5 8 (7.41%) CRM
5 8 (7.41%) DevOps
5 8 (7.41%) Presales
5 8 (7.41%) Project Management
6 6 (5.56%) High Availability
6 6 (5.56%) Open Source
6 6 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 6 (5.56%) Technology Roadmap
7 5 (4.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.63%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (4.63%) Network Virtualisation
7 5 (4.63%) Use Case
8 4 (3.70%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (3.70%) ITSM
8 4 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.59%) SQL
2 12 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 11 (10.19%) Bash Shell
4 7 (6.48%) PHP
5 5 (4.63%) Python
6 3 (2.78%) KiXtart
7 2 (1.85%) C
7 2 (1.85%) Java
7 2 (1.85%) Korn
7 2 (1.85%) Perl
7 2 (1.85%) Ruby
8 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.63%) CCNA
4 4 (3.70%) Degree
4 4 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.78%) MCSE
6 2 (1.85%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.85%) MCSA
7 1 (0.93%) CCDP
7 1 (0.93%) CCNP
7 1 (0.93%) CISM
7 1 (0.93%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) SLA
2 2 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 37 (34.26%) Active Directory
2 19 (17.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (15.74%) Hyper-V
4 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 9 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (7.41%) Docker
6 4 (3.70%) KVM
6 4 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (3.70%) vSphere
6 4 (3.70%) XenApp
7 1 (0.93%) NFS
7 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (12.04%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (8.33%) Ansible
3 5 (4.63%) FortiGate
3 5 (4.63%) Puppet
4 4 (3.70%) Grafana
4 4 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (3.70%) Proxmox
4 4 (3.70%) ZABBIX
5 3 (2.78%) Dollar Universe
5 3 (2.78%) Nagios
5 3 (2.78%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.85%) WSUS
7 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.93%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.93%) SCCM
7 1 (0.93%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 49 (45.37%) Microsoft
2 24 (22.22%) VMware
3 23 (21.30%) Cisco
4 17 (15.74%) Avaya
5 13 (12.04%) CheckPoint
6 11 (10.19%) Panasonic
7 10 (9.26%) Polycom
7 10 (9.26%) Sonus
8 9 (8.33%) Citrix
9 7 (6.48%) Meraki
10 6 (5.56%) Google
10 6 (5.56%) Percona
11 5 (4.63%) Juniper
11 5 (4.63%) Mitel
12 4 (3.70%) Bloomberg
12 4 (3.70%) HP
12 4 (3.70%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.70%) Reuters
12 4 (3.70%) Sophos
12 4 (3.70%) Symantec