The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 124 141 142
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 55 74 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.61% 1.48% 1.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.02% 8.90% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 53 74 81
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £61,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%

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

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
686 831 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.12% 16.60% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 576 722 763
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Berkshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 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
Reading +30 16 £45,000 +9.09%
Maidenhead - 9 £62,500 - 1
Wokingham - 8 £36,500 -
Windsor -2 6 £30,000 -20.00%
Skype for Business
South East

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing Skype for Business 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 65 (67.71%) Office 365
2 60 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 59 (61.46%) Skype
4 44 (45.83%) Active Directory
5 43 (44.79%) Windows
6 36 (37.50%) Cisco
7 27 (28.13%) Windows Server
8 23 (23.96%) MS Exchange
8 23 (23.96%) Hyper-V
9 21 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
9 21 (21.88%) Unified Communications
10 19 (19.79%) Windows 7
11 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (18.75%) ITIL
12 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (17.71%) Avaya
13 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 16 (16.67%) LAN
13 16 (16.67%) DNS
13 16 (16.67%) VMware
14 15 (15.63%) MS Excel
15 14 (14.58%) MCSE
15 14 (14.58%) Cisco CUCM
16 13 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2013
16 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (13.54%) DHCP
16 13 (13.54%) WAN
16 13 (13.54%) Cisco Certification
16 13 (13.54%) Migration
17 12 (12.50%) SCCM

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 23 (23.96%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (9.38%) SharePoint
4 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.08%) IIS
7 1 (1.04%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 15 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 65 (67.71%) Office 365
2 21 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.42%) OneDrive
4 8 (8.33%) Yammer
5 7 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (7.29%) IaaS
6 6 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (6.25%) SaaS
7 5 (5.21%) PaaS
8 1 (1.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.04%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (1.04%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.04%) G Suite
8 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 59 (61.46%) Skype
2 21 (21.88%) Unified Communications
3 16 (16.67%) DNS
3 16 (16.67%) LAN
4 13 (13.54%) DHCP
4 13 (13.54%) WAN
5 10 (10.42%) Firewall
6 8 (8.33%) Telepresence
6 8 (8.33%) VPN
7 7 (7.29%) PBX
7 7 (7.29%) PSTN
8 6 (6.25%) MPLS
9 5 (5.21%) Kerberos
9 5 (5.21%) LDAP
9 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
10 3 (3.13%) IP Telephony
10 3 (3.13%) VoIP
11 2 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (2.08%) PABX
11 2 (2.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.04%) MySQL
3 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 9 (9.38%) Finance
1 9 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.13%) Advertising
2 3 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (1.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (12.50%) Analyst
3 10 (10.42%) Consultant
4 8 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 8 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (7.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (7.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.29%) Team Leader
6 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.21%) Office 365 Specialist
7 5 (5.21%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Exchange Specialist
8 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (4.17%) Messaging Specialist
8 4 (4.17%) Office 365 Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) WAP
1 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.08%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.08%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.04%) iPhone
4 1 (1.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 43 (44.79%) Windows
2 27 (28.13%) Windows Server
3 19 (19.79%) Windows 7
4 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 7 (7.29%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.17%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.04%) Android
9 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.75%) ITIL
2 13 (13.54%) Migration
3 10 (10.42%) Mentoring
4 8 (8.33%) Change Management
5 6 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 6 (6.25%) Presales
5 6 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.21%) Change Control
6 5 (5.21%) Identity Management
6 5 (5.21%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.17%) Resource Management
7 4 (4.17%) Supplier Management
8 3 (3.13%) Content Management
8 3 (3.13%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.13%) Patch Management
9 2 (2.08%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.08%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.42%) SQL
2 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (14.58%) MCSE
3 13 (13.54%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (11.46%) CCNA
5 6 (6.25%) MCP
5 6 (6.25%) MCSA
6 4 (4.17%) Degree
7 3 (3.13%) MCITP
8 2 (2.08%) CCNP
8 2 (2.08%) NCDA
9 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.04%) AWS Certification
9 1 (1.04%) CCIE
9 1 (1.04%) CISA
9 1 (1.04%) CISM
9 1 (1.04%) CISSP
9 1 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.04%) VCP5
9 1 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 44 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 23 (23.96%) Hyper-V
3 12 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.17%) Firmware
4 4 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.04%) vSphere
6 1 (1.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (14.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (12.50%) SCCM
3 8 (8.33%) SCOM
4 1 (1.04%) Ansible
4 1 (1.04%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.04%) Nagios
4 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 36 (37.50%) Cisco
3 17 (17.71%) Avaya
4 16 (16.67%) VMware
5 9 (9.38%) Dell
5 9 (9.38%) Mitel
6 6 (6.25%) HP
6 6 (6.25%) Polycom
6 6 (6.25%) Sonus
7 4 (4.17%) Citrix
7 4 (4.17%) NetApp
8 2 (2.08%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.08%) EqualLogic
8 2 (2.08%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.08%) NEC
8 2 (2.08%) Synology
9 1 (1.04%) Draytek
9 1 (1.04%) Google
9 1 (1.04%) Symantec
9 1 (1.04%) Zeacom
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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