The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank - 52 54
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 0.36% 0.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.64% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £70,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +47.36%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Skype for Business
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Application Platforms Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10 61 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.71% 22.02% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 61 52
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Skype for Business as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Bedford region.

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Bedford