The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 102 100 120
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.37% 2.61% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -18.94%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
Skype for Business
Cambridgeshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
169 230 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.31% 16.43% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 148 200 252
Median salary £47,500 £43,900 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Cambridge

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) SLA
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (50.00%) SCOrch
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Apple
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Physics
5 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (33.33%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) SCOM
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (50.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
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