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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 167 157 148
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 45 72 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.01% 1.41% 1.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.42% 8.24% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 42 59 74
Median salary £28,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,950 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Skype for Business
South East

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
830 874 1125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.63% 17.07% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 719 688 834
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
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 27 August 2016.

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 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +13 33 £31,750 -15.33% 2
Newbury +2 3 £27,500 -42.10% 1
Bracknell -16 3 £26,000 +6.12%
Slough +1 1 £26,500 +1.92% 3
Maidenhead -16 1 £65,000 +136.36%
Skype for Business
South East

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 66 (58.93%) Microsoft
2 58 (51.79%) Skype
3 54 (48.21%) Windows
4 51 (45.54%) Cisco
5 50 (44.64%) Cisco Certification
6 46 (41.07%) WAN
7 43 (38.39%) LAN
8 40 (35.71%) Active Directory
9 39 (34.82%) SQL
10 38 (33.93%) SQL Server
11 35 (31.25%) MS Excel
12 34 (30.36%) TCP/IP
12 34 (30.36%) Office 365
13 33 (29.46%) VoIP
13 33 (29.46%) CCNA
13 33 (29.46%) VMware
14 32 (28.57%) PBX
15 30 (26.79%) Avaya
16 28 (25.00%) Mitel
17 27 (24.11%) Microsoft Certification
18 25 (22.32%) MCSE
18 25 (22.32%) Unified Communications
19 24 (21.43%) SharePoint
20 23 (20.54%) NEC
21 22 (19.64%) ITIL
22 21 (18.75%) MS Exchange
23 20 (17.86%) VPN
23 20 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
23 20 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
23 20 (17.86%) Windows Server

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 24 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 21 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 11 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.46%) IIS
6 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 35 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (8.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (30.36%) Office 365
2 10 (8.93%) Yammer
3 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.79%) IaaS
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (51.79%) Skype
2 46 (41.07%) WAN
3 43 (38.39%) LAN
4 34 (30.36%) TCP/IP
5 33 (29.46%) VoIP
6 32 (28.57%) PBX
7 25 (22.32%) Unified Communications
8 20 (17.86%) VPN
9 12 (10.71%) CTI
10 11 (9.82%) H.323
11 10 (8.93%) Firewall
11 10 (8.93%) MPLS
12 9 (8.04%) IP Telephony
13 7 (6.25%) DNS
14 6 (5.36%) DHCP
14 6 (5.36%) PSTN
15 5 (4.46%) Cisco IPT
16 4 (3.57%) Cisco ICM
16 4 (3.57%) OSPF
16 4 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (33.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 18 (16.07%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.25%) Finance
3 3 (2.68%) Retail
4 2 (1.79%) Billing
4 2 (1.79%) Legal
4 2 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.89%) Advertising
5 1 (0.89%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (0.89%) Electronics
5 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (29.46%) Support Engineer
2 28 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 17 (15.18%) Technical Engineer
4 16 (14.29%) Consultant
4 16 (14.29%) Desktop Support
5 12 (10.71%) Technical Support Engineer
6 11 (9.82%) Desktop Engineer
6 11 (9.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 10 (8.93%) CRM Consultant
8 9 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) Analyst
9 8 (7.14%) Network Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (5.36%) Architect
11 6 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.36%) Unified Communications Engineer
11 6 (5.36%) VoIP Engineer
11 6 (5.36%) VoIP Support Engineer
12 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.71%) .NET
2 8 (7.14%) XMPP
3 4 (3.57%) VXML
4 3 (2.68%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (9.82%) IVR
4 10 (8.93%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.93%) Driving Licence
5 7 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (6.25%) Replication
6 4 (3.57%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.68%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.68%) iPhone
8 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.79%) iPad
8 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.89%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 54 (48.21%) Windows
2 20 (17.86%) Windows Server
2 20 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (15.18%) Windows 7
3 17 (15.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (12.50%) Linux
5 10 (8.93%) Apple iOS
6 8 (7.14%) Android
7 6 (5.36%) Mac OS X
8 5 (4.46%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.57%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.68%) CentOS
10 3 (2.68%) Debian
10 3 (2.68%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.64%) ITIL
2 11 (9.82%) CRM
3 9 (8.04%) Presales
3 9 (8.04%) Product Management
4 6 (5.36%) Asset Management
5 5 (4.46%) Project Management
6 4 (3.57%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 4 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.57%) Network Architecture
6 4 (3.57%) Patch Management
7 3 (2.68%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (1.79%) Business Development
8 2 (1.79%) Data Management
8 2 (1.79%) Line Management
8 2 (1.79%) Logistics
8 2 (1.79%) Mentoring
8 2 (1.79%) Service Delivery
8 2 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (0.89%) Business Analysis
9 1 (0.89%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (34.82%) SQL
2 10 (8.93%) JavaScript
3 7 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (44.64%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (29.46%) CCNA
3 27 (24.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (22.32%) MCSE
5 19 (16.96%) CCNP
6 17 (15.18%) Degree
7 13 (11.61%) CCNP Voice
8 6 (5.36%) CCVP
8 6 (5.36%) MCP
9 3 (2.68%) MCSA
10 1 (0.89%) MCITP
10 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 20 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (16.07%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.68%) vSphere
5 1 (0.89%) iptables
5 1 (0.89%) UAG
5 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 8 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (4.46%) Cisco IPCC
3 4 (3.57%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.79%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.79%) DameWare
4 2 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.79%) Legato
4 2 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.79%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.79%) SCCM
5 1 (0.89%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (58.93%) Microsoft
2 51 (45.54%) Cisco
3 33 (29.46%) VMware
4 30 (26.79%) Avaya
5 28 (25.00%) Mitel
6 23 (20.54%) NEC
7 19 (16.96%) Polycom
8 10 (8.93%) Apple
9 8 (7.14%) NetApp
9 8 (7.14%) Sonus
10 5 (4.46%) HP
10 5 (4.46%) Samsung
11 4 (3.57%) Dell
12 3 (2.68%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.68%) Citrix
12 3 (2.68%) EMC
12 3 (2.68%) Juniper
12 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.68%) Zeacom
13 2 (1.79%) ServiceNow
Slough, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £100000 - £175000 per annum + Shares
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 22 days ago