The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank - 23 17
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly - 3.92% 2.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 15.38% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Skype for Business
South Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 22.22% 25.49% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 20
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Caerphilly region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Caerphilly