The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for PABX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PABX over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Private Automatic Branch Exchange
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 243 227
Rank change year-on-year +15 -16  
Permanent jobs citing PABX 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.048% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +28.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.89% -10.62%  

PABX 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 781 918 864
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.17% 14.71% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 606 731 768
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,198 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PABX
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PABX in the West Midlands

PABX
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for PABX in the West Midlands

PABX
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 PABX within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Coventry -4 1 £32,500 -
PABX
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing PABX 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 PABX.

1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) Remedy
4 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) LANDesk
4 3 (50.00%) Workfront
5 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) CCNP
6 1 (16.67%) SDH
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) Avaya
6 1 (16.67%) OSPF
6 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning

PABX
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Workfront
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) VoIP
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) SDH
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya Voice Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) CCTV
2 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) LANDesk
1 3 (50.00%) Remedy
1 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds