Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 898 936 946
Rank change year-on-year +38 +10 -16
Permanent jobs citing PBX 276 264 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 0.87% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 230 231 303
England median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £41,820
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.33% -16.36%
10th Percentile £22,038 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,750 £63,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,820
% change year-on-year +6.67% -10.33% -16.36%

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 26657 30344 34401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.72% 17.02% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21717 25034 28616
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,000
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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +38 74 £48,250 +28.67% 10
London +22 64 £47,500 - 5
North of England +36 46 £35,000 -12.50% 2
East of England -7 46 £32,500 -13.33%
North West +28 32 £34,150 -14.63% 2
Midlands +37 27 £45,400 +45.28% 1
South West +26 20 £22,000 -12.00% 1
East Midlands +44 17 £45,400 +39.69% 1
Yorkshire +21 12 £35,000 +8.53%
West Midlands +12 10 £41,250 +68.37%
North East +5 2 £32,250 +15.18%
PBX
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing PBX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for PBX.

1 122 (44.20%) VoIP
2 110 (39.86%) Windows
3 104 (37.68%) Microsoft
4 90 (32.61%) Active Directory
5 88 (31.88%) Telecoms
6 87 (31.52%) Cisco
7 85 (30.80%) Firewall
8 81 (29.35%) Office 365
9 74 (26.81%) Skype for Business
9 74 (26.81%) Windows Server
10 71 (25.72%) Skype
11 64 (23.19%) WAN
12 63 (22.83%) Linux
13 57 (20.65%) ITIL
13 57 (20.65%) DNS
14 56 (20.29%) LAN
15 51 (18.48%) Microsoft Office
16 49 (17.75%) VPN
17 45 (16.30%) VMware
18 44 (15.94%) DHCP
19 42 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
20 41 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
21 40 (14.49%) Avaya
22 37 (13.41%) MS Exchange
22 37 (13.41%) VLAN
23 35 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
24 34 (12.32%) Unified Communications
25 33 (11.96%) Asterisk PBX
25 33 (11.96%) MPLS
26 31 (11.23%) Finance

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 74 (26.81%) Skype for Business
2 37 (13.41%) MS Exchange
3 15 (5.43%) SharePoint
4 11 (3.99%) IIS
4 11 (3.99%) Office Communications Server
5 6 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.45%) Apache
8 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.36%) Zimbra
Applications
1 51 (18.48%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 81 (29.35%) Office 365
2 35 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (9.06%) PaaS
4 24 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (5.07%) IaaS
6 10 (3.62%) SaaS
7 7 (2.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (1.09%) FinancialForce
10 2 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.36%) G Suite
11 1 (0.36%) GitHub
11 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.36%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 122 (44.20%) VoIP
2 85 (30.80%) Firewall
3 71 (25.72%) Skype
4 64 (23.19%) WAN
5 57 (20.65%) DNS
6 56 (20.29%) LAN
7 49 (17.75%) VPN
8 44 (15.94%) DHCP
9 37 (13.41%) VLAN
10 34 (12.32%) Unified Communications
11 33 (11.96%) Asterisk PBX
11 33 (11.96%) MPLS
12 30 (10.87%) ISDN
13 29 (10.51%) TCP/IP
14 28 (10.14%) RTP
14 28 (10.14%) Wireshark
15 26 (9.42%) GSM
15 26 (9.42%) LTE
15 26 (9.42%) RANAP
15 26 (9.42%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.97%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.17%) MySQL
3 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.72%) MS Access
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (9.42%) GCC
1 26 (9.42%) GDB
1 26 (9.42%) Subversion
1 26 (9.42%) Trac
2 5 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.72%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.72%) JIRA
3 2 (0.72%) PHPUnit
3 2 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.72%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.72%) Xdebug
4 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 88 (31.88%) Telecoms
2 31 (11.23%) Finance
3 18 (6.52%) Retail
4 15 (5.43%) Games
5 9 (3.26%) Publishing
6 8 (2.90%) Billing
7 6 (2.17%) Advertising
8 4 (1.45%) Marketing
9 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.09%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.72%) Electronics
10 2 (0.72%) Legal
11 1 (0.36%) Back Office
11 1 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 51 (18.48%) Support Engineer
2 45 (16.30%) Analyst
3 29 (10.51%) Telecoms Engineer
4 27 (9.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 26 (9.42%) C++ Software Engineer
5 26 (9.42%) Software Engineer
6 25 (9.06%) Network Engineer
7 23 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 23 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 23 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 21 (7.61%) Consultant
8 21 (7.61%) Telecoms Software Engineer
9 20 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (5.80%) IT Support
11 15 (5.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (5.43%) Help Desk Support
11 15 (5.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 15 (5.43%) IT Analyst
12 14 (5.07%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
12 14 (5.07%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 26 (9.42%) STL
2 10 (3.62%) Web Services
3 5 (1.81%) REST
4 4 (1.45%) HTML
4 4 (1.45%) SOAP
5 3 (1.09%) .NET
5 3 (1.09%) CSS
5 3 (1.09%) Visualforce
5 3 (1.09%) XMPP
6 2 (0.72%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (0.72%) JTAPI
6 2 (0.72%) Laravel
6 2 (0.72%) Node.js
6 2 (0.72%) PHP-FPM
6 2 (0.72%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.72%) RFC 2833
6 2 (0.72%) TAPI
7 1 (0.36%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.36%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.42%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.16%) Driving Licence
3 16 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.99%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.26%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (2.90%) BYOD
8 8 (2.90%) Handset
9 6 (2.17%) PKI
10 5 (1.81%) Fintech
10 5 (1.81%) IVR
11 3 (1.09%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.09%) CCTV
11 3 (1.09%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.09%) Replication
12 2 (0.72%) Clustering
12 2 (0.72%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 110 (39.86%) Windows
2 74 (26.81%) Windows Server
3 63 (22.83%) Linux
4 42 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (10.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (6.88%) Windows 7
8 15 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (4.71%) Windows 10
10 7 (2.54%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.45%) Android
11 4 (1.45%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.45%) CentOS
11 4 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (1.09%) Debian
12 3 (1.09%) Fedora
13 2 (0.72%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (20.65%) ITIL
2 29 (10.51%) Mentoring
2 29 (10.51%) OO
3 26 (9.42%) Cross-Platform Development
3 26 (9.42%) Multithreading
3 26 (9.42%) Software Engineering
4 25 (9.06%) Service Management
5 22 (7.97%) Presales
6 16 (5.80%) Asset Management
6 16 (5.80%) Coaching
6 16 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (5.80%) Service Delivery
7 15 (5.43%) E-Commerce
8 14 (5.07%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (4.71%) CRM
9 13 (4.71%) Service Design
10 12 (4.35%) IT Asset Management
10 12 (4.35%) ITSM
10 12 (4.35%) Migration
11 10 (3.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (10.87%) C++
2 21 (7.61%) PowerShell
3 11 (3.99%) SQL
4 9 (3.26%) C
5 5 (1.81%) C#
6 4 (1.45%) Java
6 4 (1.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.45%) PHP
6 4 (1.45%) Python
7 3 (1.09%) Apex Code
7 3 (1.09%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.09%) SOQL
7 3 (1.09%) SOSL
7 3 (1.09%) VB
8 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.36%) Go
9 1 (0.36%) Jython
9 1 (0.36%) Tcl
9 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (6.88%) MCP
3 18 (6.52%) Degree
4 17 (6.16%) CCNA
5 12 (4.35%) MCSE
6 8 (2.90%) CCNP
6 8 (2.90%) Security Cleared
7 7 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (2.54%) MCITP
8 5 (1.81%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.45%) A+ Certification
9 4 (1.45%) MCSA
9 4 (1.45%) MCTS
10 3 (1.09%) CCNP Voice
10 3 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.09%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.72%) CCIE
11 2 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.61%) SLA
2 3 (1.09%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.09%) QA
3 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.72%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.36%) GDPR
System Software
1 90 (32.61%) Active Directory
2 41 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (10.14%) Hyper-V
4 17 (6.16%) Terminal Services
4 17 (6.16%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.17%) vSphere
6 4 (1.45%) Firmware
6 4 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.09%) Docker
7 3 (1.09%) XenApp
7 3 (1.09%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.36%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.36%) NFS
8 1 (0.36%) Snort
8 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (7.25%) WSUS
2 16 (5.80%) SCOM
3 14 (5.07%) SCCM
4 10 (3.62%) Puppet
5 6 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (2.17%) Terraform
6 4 (1.45%) Ansible
6 4 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (1.09%) Cisco UCCE
7 3 (1.09%) Malwarebytes
7 3 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (1.09%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.09%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.72%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.36%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.36%) Nagios
9 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 104 (37.68%) Microsoft
2 87 (31.52%) Cisco
3 45 (16.30%) VMware
4 40 (14.49%) Avaya
5 24 (8.70%) Mitel
6 13 (4.71%) Dell
7 12 (4.35%) Citrix
7 12 (4.35%) HP
8 8 (2.90%) Symantec
9 7 (2.54%) BroadSoft
9 7 (2.54%) NEC
9 7 (2.54%) Siemens
9 7 (2.54%) Sonus
10 6 (2.17%) Panasonic
11 5 (1.81%) Bloomberg
11 5 (1.81%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.81%) Reuters
11 5 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.81%) Veeam
12 4 (1.45%) McAfee