The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 104 122 76
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -46
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 13 21 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.82% 0.93% 2.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.44% 4.59% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 38
Median salary £46,750 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,550 £42,500 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Skype for Business
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
293 458 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.59% 20.33% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 251 372 343
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +28 8 £46,750 -
Marlow +2 4 - -
Skype for Business
South East

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 16 (55.17%) ITIL
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 14 (48.28%) Windows
3 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
3 14 (48.28%) Windows Server
4 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
4 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
4 13 (44.83%) Blackberry
4 13 (44.83%) Change Management
5 12 (41.38%) Unified Communications
6 11 (37.93%) Office 365
6 11 (37.93%) SharePoint
7 10 (34.48%) Finance
7 10 (34.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (34.48%) FireEye
7 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
7 10 (34.48%) DV Cleared
7 10 (34.48%) iPad
7 10 (34.48%) Office Communications Server
7 10 (34.48%) iPhone
8 9 (31.03%) Avaya
9 8 (27.59%) NetApp
9 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
9 8 (27.59%) Skype
10 7 (24.14%) LAN
10 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
11 6 (20.69%) Softphone
11 6 (20.69%) H.323

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
2 11 (37.93%) SharePoint
3 10 (34.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (34.48%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) Unified Communications
2 8 (27.59%) Skype
3 7 (24.14%) LAN
4 6 (20.69%) H.323
4 6 (20.69%) Softphone
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco Wireless
5 5 (17.24%) VoIP
5 5 (17.24%) Wireless
6 4 (13.79%) WAN
7 3 (10.34%) PBX
8 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
9 1 (3.45%) DPNSS
9 1 (3.45%) Firewall
9 1 (3.45%) IPsec
9 1 (3.45%) MPLS
9 1 (3.45%) OSPF
9 1 (3.45%) SSL
9 1 (3.45%) VPN
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
3 4 (13.79%) Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Spanish Language
5 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Messaging Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Voice Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Collaboration Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Communications Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Lync Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Voice Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) VoIP Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Trainee
5 3 (10.34%) Trainee Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Call Centre Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Email Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Blackberry
2 10 (34.48%) iPad
2 10 (34.48%) iPhone
3 5 (17.24%) Biometrics
4 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.90%) Tandem
6 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
1 14 (48.28%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) ITIL
2 13 (44.83%) Change Management
3 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.24%) Analytics
5 4 (13.79%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) Service Management
8 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
8 1 (3.45%) Network Design
8 1 (3.45%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 10 (34.48%) DV Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.90%) CCNP
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) CCDA
5 1 (3.45%) CCDP
5 1 (3.45%) CCIE
5 1 (3.45%) CCNA
5 1 (3.45%) CCSA
5 1 (3.45%) CCSE
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.45%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.45%) JNCIP
5 1 (3.45%) MCITP
5 1 (3.45%) MCSE
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (10.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (6.90%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 10 (34.48%) FireEye
4 9 (31.03%) Avaya
5 8 (27.59%) NetApp
6 6 (20.69%) Oracle
7 5 (17.24%) Genesys
8 4 (13.79%) Meraki
8 4 (13.79%) Symantec
9 3 (10.34%) F5
9 3 (10.34%) IronPort
10 2 (6.90%) EMC
10 2 (6.90%) Intel Security
10 2 (6.90%) RightFax
11 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
11 1 (3.45%) Juniper
11 1 (3.45%) Mitel
11 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
11 1 (3.45%) VMware