Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 287 302 320
Rank change year-on-year +15 +18 +3
Permanent jobs citing PBX 13 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 1.09% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 16
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,390 £33,893
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.68% +22.12% -6.11%
10th Percentile £33,350 £29,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £48,750 £50,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% -5.63%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,482 1,563 1,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.39% 15.62% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,045 1,260 1,412
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,850 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

PBX
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing PBX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for PBX in the West Midlands

PBX
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for PBX in the West Midlands

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 PBX within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 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
Wolverhampton -3 11 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £30,000 -
PBX
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for PBX.

1 13 (100.00%) VoIP
2 12 (92.31%) WAN
3 11 (84.62%) ITIL
4 10 (76.92%) MCSE
4 10 (76.92%) CCNP
4 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
6 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (46.15%) CISM
7 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
7 6 (46.15%) CISSP
7 6 (46.15%) CCDP
7 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
8 4 (30.77%) LAN
9 3 (23.08%) MPLS
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco
9 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 3 (23.08%) Windows
9 3 (23.08%) DHCP
9 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 3 (23.08%) DNS
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
9 3 (23.08%) Line Management
10 2 (15.38%) SLA
10 2 (15.38%) CCNA
11 1 (7.69%) Avaya
11 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
11 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (7.69%) VMware

PBX
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) VoIP
2 12 (92.31%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) MPLS
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) ISDN
5 1 (7.69%) PSTN
5 1 (7.69%) SMS
5 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (61.54%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (61.54%) IT Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Server Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Telephony Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.69%) Social Media
1 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
4 3 (23.08%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CCNP
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (76.92%) MCSE
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (46.15%) CCDP
2 6 (46.15%) CISM
2 6 (46.15%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Meraki
3 1 (7.69%) Mitel
3 1 (7.69%) VMware