The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 105 126 128
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 14 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.87% 0.41% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.67% 2.40% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 8
Median salary £44,000 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%

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

Application Platforms Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
210 333 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.08% 16.89% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 186 262 313
Median salary £44,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Huntingdon - 6 £44,500 -
Cambridge +9 5 £40,000 -10.61%
Peterborough -10 4 £39,000 -8.23%
Skype for Business
East of England

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (73.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (69.23%) Office 365
5 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
7 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
9 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (34.62%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (34.62%) SCOM
11 9 (34.62%) MCTS
11 9 (34.62%) MCITP
11 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (34.62%) MCSE
12 8 (30.77%) VMware
13 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
13 6 (23.08%) Skype
14 5 (19.23%) DevOps
14 5 (19.23%) LEMP Stack
14 5 (19.23%) Buildbot
14 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
14 5 (19.23%) CentOS
14 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
14 5 (19.23%) nginx

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
1 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 5 (19.23%) Apache
4 5 (19.23%) nginx
5 2 (7.69%) Drupal
5 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (7.69%) WordPress
6 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (69.23%) Office 365
3 9 (34.62%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Skype
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) LDAP
2 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) SSL
2 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (19.23%) WPA
3 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
4 2 (7.69%) DHCP
4 2 (7.69%) DNS
4 2 (7.69%) VLAN
4 2 (7.69%) VPN
4 2 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Buildbot
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
1 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
1 5 (19.23%) JIRA
1 5 (19.23%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Consultant
2 10 (38.46%) Azure Consultant
2 10 (38.46%) Office 365 Consultant
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Administrator
4 5 (19.23%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Cloud Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) NOC Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) JSON
1 5 (19.23%) LAMP
1 5 (19.23%) LEMP Stack
1 5 (19.23%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) SAML
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Flex
3 2 (7.69%) ELK Stack
3 2 (7.69%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
1 3 (11.54%) Private Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (19.23%) CentOS
6 5 (19.23%) Linux
6 5 (19.23%) Ubuntu
7 2 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (19.23%) DevOps
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
2 3 (11.54%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
2 3 (11.54%) Open Source
3 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
1 5 (19.23%) Perl
1 5 (19.23%) Python
1 5 (19.23%) Ruby
2 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) MCITP
1 9 (34.62%) MCSE
1 9 (34.62%) MCTS
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) NFS
2 5 (19.23%) Samba
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) SCOM
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (11.54%) Ansible
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (11.54%) Puppet
4 2 (7.69%) Kibana
4 2 (7.69%) logstash
4 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) Sun