Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 902 920 907
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13 +52
Permanent jobs citing PBX 129 199 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 0.88% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 92 162 230
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £22,125
90th Percentile £81,125 £65,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

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 19,366 22,713 26,392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.50% 14.98% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15,234 17,996 21,556
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 22 November 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 22 November 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 +70 60 £45,000 - 13
North of England +52 29 £47,500 +111.11% 4
Midlands +53 14 £47,500 +5.56% 3
North West +42 12 £42,500 +88.89% 4
South East -4 11 £32,500 +2.36% 7
East Midlands +35 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire - 10 £47,500 -
South West +22 9 £39,250 +78.41% 3
North East +21 7 £58,135 -1.84%
East of England +37 6 £50,500 +12.22% 2
West Midlands +21 4 £45,000 +22.53% 2
PBX
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 60 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 59 (45.74%) VoIP
3 55 (42.64%) Windows
4 49 (37.98%) Firewall
5 47 (36.43%) Cisco
5 47 (36.43%) Active Directory
6 46 (35.66%) Office 365
7 42 (32.56%) WAN
8 40 (31.01%) Azure
9 38 (29.46%) Windows Server
9 38 (29.46%) VMware
10 36 (27.91%) DHCP
11 34 (26.36%) LAN
12 33 (25.58%) TCP/IP
12 33 (25.58%) Telecoms
13 31 (24.03%) VPN
13 31 (24.03%) Problem-Solving
13 31 (24.03%) Skype for Business
13 31 (24.03%) Skype
14 30 (23.26%) Windows 10
14 30 (23.26%) DNS
14 30 (23.26%) SQL
15 29 (22.48%) Mitel
16 27 (20.93%) Hyper-V
17 26 (20.16%) AWS
17 26 (20.16%) Cisco Certification
18 24 (18.60%) ITIL
18 24 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
18 24 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
19 23 (17.83%) Citrix

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 31 (24.03%) Skype for Business
2 16 (12.40%) IIS
3 15 (11.63%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.53%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.10%) Alfresco
6 4 (3.10%) CMS
7 3 (2.33%) Apache
7 3 (2.33%) Confluence
8 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.55%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.78%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.78%) nginx
9 1 (0.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.55%) Q-Pulse
1 2 (1.55%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (35.66%) Office 365
2 40 (31.01%) Azure
3 26 (20.16%) AWS
4 17 (13.18%) SaaS
5 12 (9.30%) GCP
6 4 (3.10%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.55%) IaaS
7 2 (1.55%) PaaS
8 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 59 (45.74%) VoIP
2 49 (37.98%) Firewall
3 42 (32.56%) WAN
4 36 (27.91%) DHCP
5 34 (26.36%) LAN
6 33 (25.58%) TCP/IP
7 31 (24.03%) Skype
7 31 (24.03%) VPN
8 30 (23.26%) DNS
9 20 (15.50%) MPLS
10 18 (13.95%) VLAN
10 18 (13.95%) Wireless
11 16 (12.40%) SAN
12 13 (10.08%) Unified Communications
13 12 (9.30%) ISDN
13 12 (9.30%) WebEx
14 11 (8.53%) Remote Desktop
15 9 (6.98%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (6.98%) Internet
15 9 (6.98%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.75%) MySQL
3 5 (3.88%) MariaDB
3 5 (3.88%) RDBMS
3 5 (3.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2017
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.33%) JIRA
2 2 (1.55%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.55%) Selenium
2 2 (1.55%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (25.58%) Telecoms
2 18 (13.95%) Finance
3 7 (5.43%) Banking
4 5 (3.88%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.88%) Marketing
5 4 (3.10%) Retail
6 2 (1.55%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.78%) Billing
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) French Language
7 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (16.28%) Analyst
2 15 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (10.08%) Support Engineer
4 11 (8.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (6.98%) IT Support
5 9 (6.98%) Support Analyst
5 9 (6.98%) Voice Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) Active Directory Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) Architect
6 8 (6.20%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) Consultant
6 8 (6.20%) Windows Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) Business Development Manager
7 7 (5.43%) Business Manager
7 7 (5.43%) Cisco Architect
7 7 (5.43%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) Development Manager
7 7 (5.43%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.43%) XMPP
2 3 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.78%) CSS
3 1 (0.78%) HTML
3 1 (0.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.30%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.75%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (6.20%) CMDB
5 7 (5.43%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.43%) Public Cloud
5 7 (5.43%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (4.65%) Driving Licence
6 6 (4.65%) Social Media
7 5 (3.88%) Private Cloud
7 5 (3.88%) Replication
7 5 (3.88%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.33%) iPhone
9 2 (1.55%) iPad
9 2 (1.55%) LIMS
9 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.78%) IVR
10 1 (0.78%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 55 (42.64%) Windows
2 38 (29.46%) Windows Server
3 30 (23.26%) Windows 10
4 19 (14.73%) Linux
5 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (12.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (8.53%) Windows 8
8 10 (7.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (6.20%) Android
10 7 (5.43%) Windows 7
11 5 (3.88%) Unix
12 2 (1.55%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.03%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (18.60%) ITIL
3 18 (13.95%) Change Management
4 16 (12.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 15 (11.63%) Problem Management
6 14 (10.85%) Time Management
7 13 (10.08%) Migration
8 12 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (9.30%) Project Management
8 12 (9.30%) Service Delivery
9 11 (8.53%) Project Delivery
10 10 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (7.75%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (7.75%) Security Patching
10 10 (7.75%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 9 (6.98%) B2B
11 9 (6.98%) Process Improvement
11 9 (6.98%) Validation
12 8 (6.20%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (6.20%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.26%) SQL
2 11 (8.53%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.43%) C
3 7 (5.43%) Java
3 7 (5.43%) PHP
4 6 (4.65%) Bash Shell
4 6 (4.65%) Python
5 5 (3.88%) Korn
5 5 (3.88%) Perl
5 5 (3.88%) Ruby
6 2 (1.55%) C#
7 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (20.16%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (16.28%) CCNP
3 16 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (10.08%) MCSE
5 12 (9.30%) CCNA
6 7 (5.43%) CCIE
6 7 (5.43%) CCIE Collaboration
7 6 (4.65%) Degree
7 6 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.33%) MCITP
9 3 (2.33%) MCP
9 3 (2.33%) MCSA
10 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.43%) SLA
2 6 (4.65%) QA
3 4 (3.10%) GDPR
4 3 (2.33%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.78%) PMO
System Software
1 47 (36.43%) Active Directory
2 27 (20.93%) Hyper-V
3 24 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (10.85%) XenApp
5 12 (9.30%) vSphere
6 3 (2.33%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.55%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.55%) OpenSIPS
7 2 (1.55%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.78%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (13.18%) WSUS
2 14 (10.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (10.85%) SCCM
3 8 (6.20%) Nessus
4 5 (3.88%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.10%) PaperCut
6 3 (2.33%) Nagios
7 2 (1.55%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.55%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.78%) Ansible
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.78%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.78%) Puppet
8 1 (0.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 60 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 47 (36.43%) Cisco
3 38 (29.46%) VMware
4 29 (22.48%) Mitel
5 23 (17.83%) Citrix
6 21 (16.28%) Avaya
7 19 (14.73%) HP
8 14 (10.85%) Dell
9 13 (10.08%) Siemens
10 12 (9.30%) Veeam
11 10 (7.75%) SolarWinds
12 6 (4.65%) BT
12 6 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (3.88%) Infobright
13 5 (3.88%) McAfee
13 5 (3.88%) Palo Alto
13 5 (3.88%) Percona
13 5 (3.88%) Sophos
13 5 (3.88%) Symantec
14 4 (3.10%) Openreach