The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Asterisk PBX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Asterisk PBX over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digium Asterisk
England / West Midlands
Rank 208 238 -
Rank change year-on-year +30 -  
Permanent jobs citing Asterisk PBX 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.065% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% 0.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Median salary £50,000 £35,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.84% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +35.71% -12.50%  

Asterisk PBX is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 723 935 784
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.31% 15.23% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 590 748 669
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +15.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Asterisk PBX
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Asterisk PBX as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Asterisk PBX in the West Midlands

Asterisk PBX
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Asterisk PBX in the West Midlands

Asterisk PBX
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Asterisk PBX in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Asterisk PBX in the West Midlands

Asterisk PBX
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Asterisk PBX within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +12 5 £50,000 +33.33%
Asterisk PBX
England

Asterisk PBX
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Asterisk 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Asterisk PBX.

1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
1 6 (75.00%) Open Source
1 6 (75.00%) FreeSWITCH
1 6 (75.00%) Kamailio
1 6 (75.00%) BroadSoft
1 6 (75.00%) VoLTE
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) CRM

Asterisk PBX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
1 6 (75.00%) VoLTE
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Design Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Open Source Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Kamailio
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) BroadSoft
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft