Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for PABX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PABX over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Private Automatic Branch Exchange
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 847 899 912
Rank change year-on-year +52 +13 +51
Permanent jobs citing PABX 31 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.035% 0.025% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.15% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 31
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,500 £29,000 £32,043
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.72% -9.50% -12.81%
10th Percentile £21,325 £17,700 £25,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £39,350 £43,750
UK median annual salary £31,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.62% -18.75% +17.48%

PABX 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 UK excluding London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 14,306 16,550 18,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 16.13% 16.35% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11,021 13,319 15,116
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £23,800
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

PABX
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing PABX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for PABX in the UK excluding London

PABX
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PABX in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for PABX in the UK excluding London

PABX
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PABX in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for PABX in the UK excluding London

PABX
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PABX within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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 West +24 10 £29,500 +6.31%
South East +26 8 £23,500 -17.54%
Midlands +36 5 £47,500 +54.47%
North of England +34 5 £32,500 -7.14% 2
West Midlands +41 3 £47,500 +54.47%
East Midlands +28 2 - -
North East - 2 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £38,500 -
North West +19 1 £40,173 +14.78% 1
Wales +7 1 £24,500 - 2
Scotland - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £30,500 -
PABX
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing PABX 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for PABX.

1 21 (67.74%) Telecoms
2 19 (61.29%) LAN
3 10 (32.26%) VoIP
3 10 (32.26%) SLA
4 9 (29.03%) PBX
5 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
5 8 (25.81%) Line Management
5 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
6 7 (22.58%) Mathematics
7 6 (19.35%) WAN
8 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
8 5 (16.13%) Driving Licence
9 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.90%) DNS
9 4 (12.90%) SQL
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.68%) Internet
10 3 (9.68%) MPLS
10 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
10 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
10 3 (9.68%) Windows
10 3 (9.68%) Cisco
10 3 (9.68%) DHCP
10 3 (9.68%) VPN
10 3 (9.68%) Firewall
10 3 (9.68%) Smartphone
10 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
11 2 (6.45%) PMO

PABX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Domino
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) Site Server
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) LAN
2 10 (32.26%) VoIP
3 9 (29.03%) PBX
4 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
5 6 (19.35%) WAN
6 4 (12.90%) DNS
7 3 (9.68%) DHCP
7 3 (9.68%) Firewall
7 3 (9.68%) Internet
7 3 (9.68%) MPLS
7 3 (9.68%) VPN
8 2 (6.45%) SAN
8 2 (6.45%) WLAN
9 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (3.23%) NAS
9 1 (3.23%) Nortel Meridian
9 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) MS Access
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 21 (67.74%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Field Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Voice Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) PABX Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Cabling Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Telecoms Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Voice Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Head of Infrastructure
7 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Driving Licence
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Smartphone
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.45%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.23%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
1 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Line Management
1 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (22.58%) Mathematics
2 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
3 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Coaching
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Conflict Management
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Server Management
5 1 (3.23%) Service Design
5 1 (3.23%) Software Licensing
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Identification
5 1 (3.23%) Storage Management
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) VB
2 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) CCNA
1 2 (6.45%) CCNP
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.45%) MCSA
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
1 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
3 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
3 2 (6.45%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Apple
4 1 (3.23%) Avaya
4 1 (3.23%) BT
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Lotus
4 1 (3.23%) McAfee
4 1 (3.23%) Nortel
4 1 (3.23%) Veeam