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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 107 95 108
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 16 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.90% 1.56% 1.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.49% 7.31% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 14
Average salary £21,500 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.41% -12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
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
458 383 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.82% 21.37% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 375 315 314
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -18 14 £21,500 -49.41% 1
Skype for Business
South East

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 24 (92.31%) MS Exchange
3 23 (88.46%) MS Excel
3 23 (88.46%) Windows
3 23 (88.46%) Windows Server
4 21 (80.77%) Office 365
5 20 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (76.92%) Blackberry
6 19 (73.08%) ITIL
6 19 (73.08%) Change Management
7 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
7 18 (69.23%) SharePoint
8 17 (65.38%) Office Communications Server
9 16 (61.54%) PowerShell
9 16 (61.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (61.54%) DV Cleared
10 13 (50.00%) iPad
10 13 (50.00%) iPhone
10 13 (50.00%) FireEye
11 9 (34.62%) NetApp
12 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
13 5 (19.23%) F5
13 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (19.23%) Cisco
14 4 (15.38%) Symantec
14 4 (15.38%) EMC
14 4 (15.38%) Intel Security
14 4 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
14 4 (15.38%) Presales

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 24 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 20 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (69.23%) SharePoint
4 17 (65.38%) Office Communications Server
5 16 (61.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (88.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
3 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 21 (80.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) IPsec
1 1 (3.85%) MPLS
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
1 1 (3.85%) OSPF
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
1 1 (3.85%) Wireless
General
1 3 (11.54%) Spanish Language
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Analyst
2 17 (65.38%) Messaging Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Trainee
3 3 (11.54%) Trainee Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Email Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Support
5 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) IT Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Messaging Support
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Trainee Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 20 (76.92%) Blackberry
2 13 (50.00%) iPad
2 13 (50.00%) iPhone
3 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
1 23 (88.46%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Change Management
1 19 (73.08%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (15.38%) Presales
3 4 (15.38%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Information Management
5 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Network Design
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 16 (61.54%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) MCITP
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) MCTS
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CCDA
4 1 (3.85%) CCDP
4 1 (3.85%) CCIE
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) CCSA
4 1 (3.85%) CCSE
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) JNCIE
4 1 (3.85%) JNCIP
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 9000
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.54%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (7.69%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) FireEye
3 9 (34.62%) NetApp
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco
4 5 (19.23%) F5
5 4 (15.38%) EMC
5 4 (15.38%) Intel Security
5 4 (15.38%) Symantec
6 3 (11.54%) IronPort
7 2 (7.69%) RightFax
7 2 (7.69%) VMware
8 1 (3.85%) Avaya
8 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.85%) Computacenter
8 1 (3.85%) Juniper
8 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
Buckinghamshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 12 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 24 days ago