The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 89 103 111
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 7 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.62% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.66% 1.87% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Median salary £49,000 £51,677 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.18% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
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 Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
191 268 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.81% 21.19% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 94 173 176
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Glasgow

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
4 5 (55.56%) Office 365
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (55.56%) Skype
4 5 (55.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) BitLocker
4 5 (55.56%) SCCM
4 5 (55.56%) SCOM
4 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) XenApp
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) vSphere
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) Back Office
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Clustering

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Skype
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) Threat Management
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) HND
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (55.56%) BitLocker
4 3 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (22.22%) ISA Server
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
1 5 (55.56%) SCOM
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) EMC
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) CommVault
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Intel Security