The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 88 94 112
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 6 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.49% 0.44% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.34% 1.92% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 5
Median salary £41,750 £62,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.20% +127.27%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
Skype for Business
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
256 312 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.92% 22.71% 24.75%
Number of salaries quoted 165 217 272
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,522 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Symantec
3 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Android
3 5 (33.33%) Proofpoint
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (20.00%) Retail
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (20.00%) Office 365
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (13.33%) XenApp
6 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
6 2 (13.33%) IronPort

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (13.33%) IIS
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) MPLS
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.67%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Technical Leader
2 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Messaging Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Android
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) CRM
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
1 2 (13.33%) Line Management
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Coaching
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (6.67%) DevOps
2 1 (6.67%) Document Management
2 1 (6.67%) High Availability
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (13.33%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Symantec
3 5 (33.33%) Proofpoint
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) IronPort
7 1 (6.67%) CA
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) iManage
7 1 (6.67%) Lotus
7 1 (6.67%) Varonis
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
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