The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 35 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 29 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.57% 1.57% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.37% 6.15% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 7
Average salary £34,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.60% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £55,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +1.17%
Skype for Business
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
119 130 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 22.84% 25.54% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 116 83 62
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Bracknell

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
1 23 (65.71%) Skype
2 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 15 (42.86%) ITIL
4 14 (40.00%) Unified Communications
5 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
5 13 (37.14%) Cisco
6 12 (34.29%) WAN
6 12 (34.29%) Polycom
7 11 (31.43%) Android
7 11 (31.43%) Apple iOS
7 11 (31.43%) Driving Licence
7 11 (31.43%) SharePoint
8 8 (22.86%) Firewall
8 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
8 8 (22.86%) Presales
9 7 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
9 7 (20.00%) Product Management
9 7 (20.00%) Sonus
9 7 (20.00%) Business Development
9 7 (20.00%) VPLS
9 7 (20.00%) MPLS
9 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (20.00%) Apple
9 7 (20.00%) CCNP
9 7 (20.00%) VPN
9 7 (20.00%) Siebel
10 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
10 6 (17.14%) Legal

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 11 (31.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) Skype
2 14 (40.00%) Unified Communications
3 12 (34.29%) WAN
4 8 (22.86%) Firewall
5 7 (20.00%) MPLS
5 7 (20.00%) VPLS
5 7 (20.00%) VPN
6 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
7 5 (14.29%) LAN
8 4 (11.43%) SAN
9 3 (8.57%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.86%) DHCP
10 1 (2.86%) DNS
10 1 (2.86%) PBX
10 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.86%) VLAN
10 1 (2.86%) VoIP
10 1 (2.86%) WebEx
10 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.14%) Brand Awareness
2 6 (17.14%) Legal
2 6 (17.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Desktop Support
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Business Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Lync Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Field Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Field Hardware Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Field Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Hardware Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) IT Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) LAN Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Driving Licence
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Android
2 11 (31.43%) Apple iOS
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Presales
3 7 (20.00%) Business Development
3 7 (20.00%) Product Management
4 4 (11.43%) ERP
5 3 (8.57%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) CCNP
1 7 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) MCSE
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) XenApp
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
2 13 (37.14%) Cisco
3 12 (34.29%) Polycom
4 7 (20.00%) Apple
4 7 (20.00%) Siebel
4 7 (20.00%) Sonus
5 5 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (11.43%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) F5
7 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £67500 per annum, Benefits £5400 Car Allowance,
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