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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 40 40 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 +26
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 20 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.07% 3.75% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.54% 14.68% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 4
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £55,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
114 109 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 23.17% 25.53% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 104 89 77
Median salary £43,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell 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 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 24 May 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
1 26 (68.42%) Skype
2 24 (63.16%) Windows
3 21 (55.26%) MS Excel
4 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 16 (42.11%) Cisco
5 15 (39.47%) ITIL
5 15 (39.47%) Polycom
6 14 (36.84%) Unified Communications
7 12 (31.58%) WAN
8 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
8 11 (28.95%) Apple iOS
8 11 (28.95%) Android
8 11 (28.95%) Driving Licence
8 11 (28.95%) Presales
9 8 (21.05%) Office 365
9 8 (21.05%) Firewall
9 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
10 7 (18.42%) MPLS
10 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (18.42%) Apple
10 7 (18.42%) CCNP
10 7 (18.42%) VPN
10 7 (18.42%) Siebel
10 7 (18.42%) Sonus
10 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (18.42%) Product Management
10 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (18.42%) Business Development
10 7 (18.42%) VPLS

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (55.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Office 365
2 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (68.42%) Skype
2 14 (36.84%) Unified Communications
3 12 (31.58%) WAN
4 8 (21.05%) Firewall
5 7 (18.42%) MPLS
5 7 (18.42%) VPLS
5 7 (18.42%) VPN
6 6 (15.79%) Ethernet
7 5 (13.16%) LAN
8 4 (10.53%) PBX
8 4 (10.53%) SAN
8 4 (10.53%) WebEx
9 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.63%) DHCP
10 1 (2.63%) DNS
10 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.63%) VLAN
10 1 (2.63%) VoIP
10 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.79%) Brand Awareness
2 6 (15.79%) Legal
2 6 (15.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Desktop Support
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Desktop Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Support Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Business Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Lync Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Lync Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Field Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Field Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Hardware Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) IT Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) XMPP
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Driving Licence
2 4 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (7.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Android
2 11 (28.95%) Apple iOS
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) ITIL
2 11 (28.95%) Presales
3 7 (18.42%) Business Development
3 7 (18.42%) Product Management
4 4 (10.53%) ERP
5 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) CCNP
1 7 (18.42%) CCNP Voice
1 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.53%) MCSE
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) XenApp
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (42.11%) Cisco
3 15 (39.47%) Polycom
4 7 (18.42%) Apple
4 7 (18.42%) Siebel
4 7 (18.42%) Sonus
5 5 (13.16%) VMware
6 4 (10.53%) Citrix
7 1 (2.63%) F5
7 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards