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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 73 91 94
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 9 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.99% 0.84% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.16% 3.38% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Median salary £49,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +4.44%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.87% -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 Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
146 325 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.99% 24.79% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 89 205 150
Median salary £49,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,650 £53,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 17 (89.47%) Windows Server
3 16 (84.21%) Skype
4 15 (78.95%) Hyper-V
5 14 (73.68%) ITIL
5 14 (73.68%) Data Centre
6 13 (68.42%) Windows 10
6 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
6 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (68.42%) SCCM
7 12 (63.16%) SCOM
7 12 (63.16%) Office 365
8 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Intune
8 11 (57.89%) ITIL V3
8 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
8 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
8 11 (57.89%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (57.89%) BitLocker
9 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (36.84%) VMware
10 5 (26.32%) DHCP
10 5 (26.32%) DNS
11 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
11 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003

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 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (63.16%) Office 365
3 11 (57.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) Skype
2 5 (26.32%) DHCP
2 5 (26.32%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Back Office
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (57.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support
5 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Windows Server
3 13 (68.42%) Windows 10
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) ITIL V3
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Security Patching
5 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) MCSE
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (78.95%) Hyper-V
3 11 (57.89%) BitLocker
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) SCCM
2 12 (63.16%) SCOM
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (10.53%) WSUS
5 1 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Avaya
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) Sage
5 1 (5.26%) MobileIron