The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 13 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 6.58% - 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Skype for Business
Manchester

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

Application Platforms Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
30 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 39.47% 17.20% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 16
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Bolton

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business.

1 6 (85.71%) SAP
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) MCSE
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) HP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
1 6 (85.71%) Terminal Services
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) VMware ESX
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) NAS
1 6 (85.71%) Veeam
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
1 6 (85.71%) HP StoreVirtual
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) SLA
2 5 (71.43%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) CTI
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) Skype

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
1 6 (85.71%) NAS
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) CTI
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
General
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) IT Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) IT Systems Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Telephony Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) MCSE
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Terminal Services
1 6 (85.71%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) HP
1 6 (85.71%) SAP
1 6 (85.71%) Veeam
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya