The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 74 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.14% - 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.68% - 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £36,378 - £22,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
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 Cardiff region.

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
146 106 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.97% 13.04% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 132 91 127
Median salary £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Cardiff

Skype for Business
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) BYOD
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) BYOD
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft