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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 105 124 88
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -36
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 14 18 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.85% 0.80% 2.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.55% 3.97% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 33
Median salary £46,750 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £54,500
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
308 453 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.71% 20.23% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 260 364 326
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £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
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 6 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 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 +29 10 £45,000 - 1
Marlow - 2 - -
Skype for Business
South East

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 19 (63.33%) ITIL
2 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 17 (56.67%) Security Cleared
3 17 (56.67%) Windows Server
4 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
4 16 (53.33%) MS Exchange
4 16 (53.33%) Blackberry
4 16 (53.33%) Change Management
5 14 (46.67%) SharePoint
5 14 (46.67%) Cisco
5 14 (46.67%) Office 365
6 13 (43.33%) Office Communications Server
6 13 (43.33%) DV Cleared
6 13 (43.33%) iPhone
6 13 (43.33%) PowerShell
6 13 (43.33%) iPad
6 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (43.33%) FireEye
6 13 (43.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (33.33%) Finance
7 10 (33.33%) Unified Communications
8 9 (30.00%) NetApp
8 9 (30.00%) Avaya
9 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
9 8 (26.67%) Skype
10 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
11 6 (20.00%) H.323
11 6 (20.00%) Oracle
12 5 (16.67%) F5

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 16 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 14 (46.67%) SharePoint
3 13 (43.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (43.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 8 (26.67%) Skype
3 6 (20.00%) H.323
4 5 (16.67%) LAN
5 4 (13.33%) WAN
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (10.00%) PBX
6 3 (10.00%) VoIP
6 3 (10.00%) Wireless
7 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.33%) DPNSS
8 1 (3.33%) IPsec
8 1 (3.33%) MPLS
8 1 (3.33%) Network Security
8 1 (3.33%) OSPF
8 1 (3.33%) QSIG
8 1 (3.33%) SSL
8 1 (3.33%) VPN
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (13.33%) Banking
4 3 (10.00%) Spanish Language
5 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Analyst
2 14 (46.67%) Messaging Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Voice Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Communications Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Trainee
5 3 (10.00%) Trainee Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Call Centre Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Collaboration Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Email Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Lync Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Blackberry
2 13 (43.33%) iPad
2 13 (43.33%) iPhone
3 5 (16.67%) Biometrics
4 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.67%) Tandem
6 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
1 17 (56.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) ITIL
2 16 (53.33%) Change Management
3 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (16.67%) Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.67%) Service Management
8 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
8 1 (3.33%) Network Design
8 1 (3.33%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Security Cleared
2 13 (43.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.67%) CCNP
4 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) CCDA
5 1 (3.33%) CCDP
5 1 (3.33%) CCIE
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) CCSA
5 1 (3.33%) CCSE
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.33%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.33%) JNCIP
5 1 (3.33%) MCITP
5 1 (3.33%) MCSE
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (6.67%) AirWatch
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (46.67%) Cisco
3 13 (43.33%) FireEye
4 9 (30.00%) Avaya
4 9 (30.00%) NetApp
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle
6 5 (16.67%) F5
6 5 (16.67%) Genesys
7 4 (13.33%) EMC
7 4 (13.33%) Intel Security
7 4 (13.33%) Symantec
8 3 (10.00%) IronPort
9 2 (6.67%) Meraki
9 2 (6.67%) RightFax
10 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
10 1 (3.33%) Computacenter
10 1 (3.33%) Juniper
10 1 (3.33%) Mitel
10 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
10 1 (3.33%) VMware