Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 927 930 984
Rank change year-on-year +3 +54 -7
Permanent jobs citing PBX 213 276 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% 1.00% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 170 229 205
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -10.71%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £23,050
90th Percentile £65,250 £70,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year +20.00% +0.72% -16.91%

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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 23,800 27,663 31,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.94% 15.40% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18,658 22,387 25,431
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

PBX
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PBX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PBX in the UK

PBX
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PBX in the UK

PBX
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PBX over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for PBX in the UK

PBX
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the UK 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
England +9 192 £45,000 +12.50% 24
UK excluding London -54 108 £42,000 +20.00% 22
London +90 82 £45,000 -5.26% 5
South East -11 41 £30,000 -33.33% 3
East of England +8 22 £45,000 +38.46% 8
North of England +6 18 £22,500 -35.71% 6
North West +4 13 £22,500 -34.11% 5
Wales +14 12 £55,242 +100.88% 2
South West +12 10 £26,000 +18.18% 1
Midlands +16 5 £46,250 +5.11% 1
North East +9 4 £59,223 +111.51% 1
East Midlands +14 3 £45,000 -5.66%
West Midlands +35 2 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Yorkshire +3 1 £47,500 +35.71%

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 with a requirement for PBX.

1 105 (49.30%) VoIP
2 100 (46.95%) Telecoms
3 87 (40.85%) Windows
4 76 (35.68%) Firewall
5 71 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 71 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 64 (30.05%) Office 365
7 58 (27.23%) Linux
7 58 (27.23%) Microsoft Office
8 57 (26.76%) Cisco
9 52 (24.41%) TCP/IP
10 50 (23.47%) Windows Server
11 46 (21.60%) DNS
12 39 (18.31%) Windows 10
12 39 (18.31%) Problem-Solving
13 37 (17.37%) Unified Communications
13 37 (17.37%) LAN
14 36 (16.90%) VPN
15 35 (16.43%) VMware
15 35 (16.43%) DHCP
15 35 (16.43%) VMware Infrastructure
16 34 (15.96%) SLA
17 30 (14.08%) WAN
17 30 (14.08%) Microsoft Azure
18 29 (13.62%) Skype for Business
19 28 (13.15%) Skype
19 28 (13.15%) Hyper-V
20 27 (12.68%) Cybersecurity
20 27 (12.68%) SharePoint
20 27 (12.68%) Cisco Certification

PBX
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 29 (13.62%) Skype for Business
2 27 (12.68%) SharePoint
3 24 (11.27%) MS Exchange
4 11 (5.16%) IIS
5 5 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.88%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.94%) Apache
7 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.94%) nginx
7 2 (0.94%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.47%) Confluence
8 1 (0.47%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.47%) SAS
8 1 (0.47%) Site Server
Applications
1 58 (27.23%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (5.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (3.76%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (1.88%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.47%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 64 (30.05%) Office 365
2 30 (14.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (10.80%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (8.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (3.29%) Mimecast
6 6 (2.82%) G Suite
7 3 (1.41%) IaaS
7 3 (1.41%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.41%) SaaS
8 2 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.94%) PaaS
8 2 (0.94%) Yammer
9 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 105 (49.30%) VoIP
2 76 (35.68%) Firewall
3 52 (24.41%) TCP/IP
4 46 (21.60%) DNS
5 37 (17.37%) LAN
5 37 (17.37%) Unified Communications
6 36 (16.90%) VPN
7 35 (16.43%) DHCP
8 30 (14.08%) WAN
9 28 (13.15%) Skype
10 24 (11.27%) Wireless
11 21 (9.86%) Wi-Fi
12 20 (9.39%) VLAN
13 17 (7.98%) Wireshark
14 16 (7.51%) Structured Cabling
15 15 (7.04%) Internet
16 14 (6.57%) Ethernet
16 14 (6.57%) ISDN
16 14 (6.57%) PABX
17 13 (6.10%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.76%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (2.35%) MySQL
4 4 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.94%) OLAP
6 2 (0.94%) phpMyAdmin
6 2 (0.94%) Power BI
7 1 (0.47%) MS Access
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (3.76%) Subversion
2 6 (2.82%) GDB
2 6 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.82%) Valgrind
2 6 (2.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.94%) TortoiseSVN
3 2 (0.94%) WiX
4 1 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 100 (46.95%) Telecoms
2 17 (7.98%) Finance
3 10 (4.69%) Marketing
4 6 (2.82%) Electronics
4 6 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.35%) Billing
6 4 (1.88%) Back Office
7 3 (1.41%) Legal
8 2 (0.94%) French Language
8 2 (0.94%) Retail
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (16.90%) Support Engineer
2 20 (9.39%) Consultant
3 17 (7.98%) IT Engineer
3 17 (7.98%) Telecoms Engineer
4 15 (7.04%) IT Manager
5 14 (6.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (6.57%) Analyst
5 14 (6.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (6.57%) IT Support
5 14 (6.57%) Telecoms Manager
6 13 (6.10%) Service Analyst
6 13 (6.10%) Service Desk Engineer
6 13 (6.10%) Support Analyst
7 12 (5.63%) Architect
7 12 (5.63%) Network Engineer
7 12 (5.63%) Project Manager
7 12 (5.63%) Telecoms Support Engineer
8 11 (5.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 11 (5.16%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 10 (4.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.29%) LDAP
2 6 (2.82%) FreeSWITCH
2 6 (2.82%) XML
3 5 (2.35%) MAPI
4 4 (1.88%) HTML
4 4 (1.88%) XMPP
5 2 (0.94%) Gearman
5 2 (0.94%) ODBC
5 2 (0.94%) REST
5 2 (0.94%) SOAP
5 2 (0.94%) XSLT
6 1 (0.47%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.27%) Self-Motivation
2 22 (10.33%) Data Centre
3 20 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (7.98%) Management Information System
5 12 (5.63%) IVR
6 11 (5.16%) Replication
7 8 (3.76%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (2.82%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.82%) Public Cloud
9 5 (2.35%) iPhone
9 5 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (2.35%) YubiKey
10 4 (1.88%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.88%) Blog
10 4 (1.88%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.88%) User Experience
11 3 (1.41%) Digital Signage
12 2 (0.94%) Clustering
12 2 (0.94%) Handset
13 1 (0.47%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 87 (40.85%) Windows
2 58 (27.23%) Linux
3 50 (23.47%) Windows Server
4 39 (18.31%) Windows 10
5 21 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (7.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (7.04%) Windows 8
8 14 (6.57%) CentOS
9 10 (4.69%) Windows Vista
10 8 (3.76%) Ubuntu
10 8 (3.76%) Windows 7
11 7 (3.29%) Android
12 5 (2.35%) VMS
13 4 (1.88%) SUSE
14 3 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (1.41%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.94%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.31%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (12.68%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (9.86%) ITIL
4 20 (9.39%) Project Management
4 20 (9.39%) Time Management
5 19 (8.92%) CRM
6 16 (7.51%) Data Protection
6 16 (7.51%) Presales
7 15 (7.04%) Coaching
7 15 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (6.57%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (6.10%) Computer Science
9 13 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 13 (6.10%) Service Delivery
10 12 (5.63%) Software Licensing
10 12 (5.63%) Telesales
11 10 (4.69%) Customer Requirements
12 9 (4.23%) Data Security
12 9 (4.23%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.45%) Python
2 16 (7.51%) SQL
3 10 (4.69%) C
4 9 (4.23%) PowerShell
5 8 (3.76%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.82%) C++
6 6 (2.82%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.82%) Perl
6 6 (2.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.94%) C#
7 2 (0.94%) Java
7 2 (0.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (10.80%) CCNA
3 20 (9.39%) Degree
4 19 (8.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (7.04%) MCSE
6 9 (4.23%) MCP
7 8 (3.76%) HND
8 4 (1.88%) CCENT
8 4 (1.88%) CCNP
8 4 (1.88%) CCSP
8 4 (1.88%) MCTS
9 3 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.41%) MCITP
9 3 (1.41%) MCSA
10 2 (0.94%) HNC
10 2 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.47%) CCDA
11 1 (0.47%) CCDP
11 1 (0.47%) CCIE
11 1 (0.47%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (15.96%) SLA
2 8 (3.76%) GDPR
3 6 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 71 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 35 (16.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (13.15%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.16%) KVM
5 8 (3.76%) VirtualBox
6 5 (2.35%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (1.88%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (1.41%) RHEV
9 1 (0.47%) Firmware
9 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (4.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (2.35%) Ansible
2 5 (2.35%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.88%) Clonezilla
4 3 (1.41%) Graylog
4 3 (1.41%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.41%) Puppet
4 3 (1.41%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.47%) SCOM
6 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 71 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 57 (26.76%) Cisco
3 35 (16.43%) VMware
4 25 (11.74%) Avaya
5 24 (11.27%) Mitel
6 11 (5.16%) Sonus
7 9 (4.23%) HP
8 8 (3.76%) Sophos
9 7 (3.29%) Apple
9 7 (3.29%) Juniper
9 7 (3.29%) Veeam
10 6 (2.82%) Google
11 5 (2.35%) BT
11 5 (2.35%) Citrix
11 5 (2.35%) NETGEAR
11 5 (2.35%) Oracle
11 5 (2.35%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.35%) Vyatta
12 4 (1.88%) Aruba
12 4 (1.88%) NICE Systems