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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South West / Bristol
Rank 116 112 107
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 16 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.89% 1.18% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.92% 5.10% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 16
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%

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
325 412 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.01% 23.24% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 280 368 346
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,340 £29,200 £26,500
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 February 2017.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Bristol

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) Skype
3 11 (47.83%) VMware
4 10 (43.48%) Windows
4 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
5 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco
6 7 (30.43%) Avaya
6 7 (30.43%) LAN
6 7 (30.43%) WAN
6 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (26.09%) VoIP
7 6 (26.09%) Firewall
8 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
8 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
8 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (21.74%) Office 365
8 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
9 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications
9 4 (17.39%) Line Management
9 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (17.39%) Migration
9 4 (17.39%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification

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 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
4 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (8.70%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) Skype
2 7 (30.43%) LAN
2 7 (30.43%) WAN
3 6 (26.09%) Firewall
3 6 (26.09%) VoIP
4 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (13.04%) MPLS
5 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 2 (8.70%) IPsec
6 2 (8.70%) SAN
6 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.70%) VLAN
6 2 (8.70%) Wireless
7 1 (4.35%) 802.11
7 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.35%) OSPF
7 1 (4.35%) SSL
7 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Electronics
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Support
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Network Support
3 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Migration Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.70%) BYOD
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) iPhone
4 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.35%) Linux
7 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
1 4 (17.39%) Line Management
1 4 (17.39%) Migration
1 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
2 3 (13.04%) Network Design
3 2 (8.70%) B2B
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Communications Security
3 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.70%) Document Management
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (8.70%) Network Management
3 2 (8.70%) Open Source
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
3 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (4.35%) Presales
4 1 (4.35%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) MCITP
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) CCDP
4 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) MCP
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) vSphere
5 1 (4.35%) KVM
5 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (4.35%) XenApp
5 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) OpenNebula
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco
4 7 (30.43%) Avaya
5 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.04%) Juniper
6 2 (8.70%) Apple
6 2 (8.70%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) F5
6 2 (8.70%) NetApp
6 2 (8.70%) SAP
7 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.35%) Arista
7 1 (4.35%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.35%) Polycom
7 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.35%) Veeam
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