Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 313 325 312
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13 -2
Permanent jobs citing PBX 10 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.098% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.77% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 11
West Midlands median annual salary £41,250 £24,500 £36,097
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.37% -32.13% -15.07%
10th Percentile £19,750 £22,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,800 £51,750
England median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £41,820
% change year-on-year +10.00% -10.33% -16.36%

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 1595 1816 1724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.64% 15.94% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1412 1526
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.00% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PBX in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 21 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +29 8 £47,500 +100.00%
Shropshire - 2 £35,000 -
PBX
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing 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 PBX.

1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 6 (60.00%) Office 365
2 6 (60.00%) Skype
3 5 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (20.00%) AS400
6 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (20.00%) Handset
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) CCTV
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) WSUS
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) IBM
6 2 (20.00%) MPLS
6 2 (20.00%) McAfee
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) Dell
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) CRM

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Skype
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Billing
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Lync Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Unified Communications Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) AS400
2 2 (20.00%) CCTV
2 2 (20.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Dell
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (10.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec