Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Private Automatic Branch Exchange
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 860 889 943
Rank change year-on-year +29 +54 -2
Permanent jobs citing PABX 32 29 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.033% 0.029% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 43
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,500 £29,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.72% -20.55% -8.75%
10th Percentile £18,975 £18,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £41,500 £49,100 £54,750
UK median annual salary £29,500 £44,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -33.71% +18.67% -6.25%

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 15,180 16,341 19,968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 15.81% 16.47% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11,798 13,202 16,288
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,713 £23,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -17 9 £29,500 +51.28% 2
North of England +29 8 £23,000 -45.88% 1
Yorkshire +32 7 £23,000 -45.88%
Northern Ireland - 5 £30,500 -
South East 0 4 £42,500 +12.26%
Midlands +18 3 £29,500 -4.07% 1
East Midlands +14 2 - - 1
East of England - 2 £32,500 -
West Midlands +29 1 £29,500 +1.72%
Wales -3 1 £24,500 -34.67%
North West - 1 £40,173 - 1
PABX
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 16 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 16 (50.00%) LAN
2 15 (46.88%) Problem Management
3 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 9 (28.13%) Windows
4 9 (28.13%) Mathematics
4 9 (28.13%) Line Management
5 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
5 7 (21.88%) Nortel
6 6 (18.75%) Siemens
6 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 6 (18.75%) Intranet
6 6 (18.75%) Information Security
6 6 (18.75%) Change Management
6 6 (18.75%) Firewall
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 6 (18.75%) Windows 2000
6 6 (18.75%) Cisco
6 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
6 6 (18.75%) Driving Licence
6 6 (18.75%) Network Management
6 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
6 6 (18.75%) Document Management
6 6 (18.75%) Release Management
6 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (18.75%) Panasonic
6 6 (18.75%) Red Box
7 5 (15.63%) VoIP
7 5 (15.63%) Active Directory

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:

Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) LAN
2 6 (18.75%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) Intranet
3 5 (15.63%) VoIP
4 3 (9.38%) DNS
4 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.25%) DHCP
5 2 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (6.25%) WLAN
6 1 (3.13%) CTI
6 1 (3.13%) H.323
6 1 (3.13%) Internet
6 1 (3.13%) NAS
6 1 (3.13%) Nortel Meridian
6 1 (3.13%) PBX
6 1 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.13%) SAN
6 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Billing
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Field Engineer
2 13 (40.63%) Voice Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) PABX Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Field Service Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Field Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) IT Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Project Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Sales Executive
7 1 (3.13%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Telephony Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
2 6 (18.75%) Driving Licence
3 3 (9.38%) Smartphone
4 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.25%) IVR
4 2 (6.25%) NHS
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows 2000
2 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Problem Management
2 9 (28.13%) Line Management
2 9 (28.13%) Mathematics
3 6 (18.75%) Change Management
3 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.75%) Document Management
3 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 6 (18.75%) Information Security
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) Network Management
3 6 (18.75%) Release Management
4 3 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Generation
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.13%) Coaching
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) MCSA
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (6.25%) PMO
3 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Nortel
3 6 (18.75%) Cisco
3 6 (18.75%) Panasonic
3 6 (18.75%) Red Box
3 6 (18.75%) Siemens
4 2 (6.25%) Avaya
4 2 (6.25%) Capita
5 1 (3.13%) BT
5 1 (3.13%) Genesys
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) VMware