The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 107 128 105
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 12 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.74% 0.85% 1.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.35% 3.76% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 18
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,500 £40,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
Skype for Business
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
358 426 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 22.07% 22.67% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 307 367 301
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,050 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Bristol

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Bristol

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 20 (68.97%) Windows
3 15 (51.72%) MS Exchange
3 15 (51.72%) VMware
4 14 (48.28%) DHCP
4 14 (48.28%) DNS
5 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
5 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (41.38%) Skype
6 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
6 12 (41.38%) Firewall
7 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
7 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
8 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (31.03%) vSphere
10 8 (27.59%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (27.59%) Windows 8
10 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (27.59%) Windows Vista
10 8 (27.59%) NetBackup
10 8 (27.59%) Backup Exec
10 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2000
10 8 (27.59%) VMware ESX
10 8 (27.59%) Symantec
10 8 (27.59%) Intel Security
10 8 (27.59%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (27.59%) Windows XP

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 15 (51.72%) MS Exchange
2 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2000
5 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
6 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (10.34%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) DHCP
1 14 (48.28%) DNS
2 12 (41.38%) Firewall
2 12 (41.38%) Skype
2 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
3 7 (24.14%) LAN
3 7 (24.14%) WAN
4 5 (17.24%) Unified Communications
4 5 (17.24%) VoIP
5 4 (13.79%) SAN
5 4 (13.79%) VLAN
6 2 (6.90%) Extranet
6 2 (6.90%) Intranet
6 2 (6.90%) NAS
7 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.45%) PBX
7 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.34%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) IT Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) IT Support
4 5 (17.24%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Lync Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Support
7 1 (3.45%) Lync Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Blackberry
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (13.79%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.90%) BYOD
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) Windows 2000
3 8 (27.59%) Windows 8
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Vista
3 8 (27.59%) Windows XP
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.45%) Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Identity Management
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) Business Transformation
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.45%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.45%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 4 (13.79%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) ISEB
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
4 1 (3.45%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (31.03%) vSphere
4 8 (27.59%) VMware ESX
5 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.90%) ISA Server
6 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.45%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Backup Exec
1 8 (27.59%) McAfee ePO
1 8 (27.59%) NetBackup
1 8 (27.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (17.24%) SCCM
3 4 (13.79%) SCOM
4 2 (6.90%) AirWatch
4 2 (6.90%) MOM
4 2 (6.90%) SCVMM
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (3.45%) SCDPM
5 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.45%) SCSM
5 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 15 (51.72%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) Intel Security
3 8 (27.59%) Symantec
4 5 (17.24%) Avaya
5 4 (13.79%) Dell
6 3 (10.34%) Dell KACE
6 3 (10.34%) Veeam
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco
7 2 (6.90%) HP
8 1 (3.45%) IBM
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
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