Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 350 354 340
Rank change year-on-year +4 -14 +26
Permanent jobs citing PBX 30 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.23% 0.056% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.54% 0.36% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 25
North West median annual salary £34,150 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.63% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £17,775 £37,500 £17,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £55,800
England 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 the North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1952 1959 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.73% 15.69% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1610 1507
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PBX
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing PBX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for PBX in the North West

PBX
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PBX in the North West.

Salary trend for PBX in the North West

PBX
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PBX in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PBX in the North West

PBX
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Manchester +8 13 £34,150 -14.63% 2
Cheshire -28 8 £54,000 -
Lancashire - 8 £18,000 -
PBX
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region with a requirement for PBX.

1 12 (40.00%) VoIP
2 11 (36.67%) Cisco
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
3 9 (30.00%) Unified Communications
4 8 (26.67%) Avaya
4 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (23.33%) Windows
5 7 (23.33%) Office 365
5 7 (23.33%) Presales
6 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (20.00%) WAN
6 6 (20.00%) LAN
6 6 (20.00%) IP Telephony
7 5 (16.67%) Mitel
7 5 (16.67%) SLA
7 5 (16.67%) Firewall
7 5 (16.67%) Skype for Business
7 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
8 4 (13.33%) Internet
8 4 (13.33%) VPN
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (13.33%) CRM
8 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
8 4 (13.33%) MCITP
8 4 (13.33%) Degree
9 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
9 3 (10.00%) BroadSoft
9 3 (10.00%) VLAN

PBX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.00%) Apache
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) IIS
5 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) IaaS
2 2 (6.67%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) VoIP
2 9 (30.00%) Unified Communications
3 6 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 6 (20.00%) LAN
3 6 (20.00%) WAN
4 5 (16.67%) Firewall
5 4 (13.33%) Internet
5 4 (13.33%) VPN
6 3 (10.00%) Skype
6 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.00%) VLAN
7 2 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (6.67%) NAS
7 2 (6.67%) SAN
7 2 (6.67%) Softswitch
7 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.33%) ADSL
8 1 (3.33%) Broadband
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) PHPUnit
1 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
1 2 (6.67%) Xdebug
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Advertising
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Publishing
4 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Consultant
2 4 (13.33%) PBX Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms Support Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) VoIP Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Avaya Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Presales Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Services Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (6.67%) Laravel
1 2 (6.67%) Node.js
1 2 (6.67%) PHP-FPM
1 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (3.33%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (3.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.67%) BYOD
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.67%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Presales
2 4 (13.33%) CRM
3 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) Change Control
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) Email Filtering
4 2 (6.67%) Fault Management
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.67%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) TDD
4 2 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (6.67%) Web Filtering
5 1 (3.33%) High Availability
5 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Python
2 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.67%) PHP
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
1 4 (13.33%) MCITP
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) CCNA
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) CCIE
3 2 (6.67%) CCNP
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) Docker
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Ansible
1 2 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Cisco
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Avaya
3 5 (16.67%) Mitel
4 3 (10.00%) BroadSoft
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) NEC
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) Sonus
5 2 (6.67%) Symantec
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee
6 1 (3.33%) Sage