The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank - 83 99
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 0 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 1.13% 0.086%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 6.63% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 1
Median salary - £63,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £44,250 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.11% +1.19%
Skype for Business
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
257 166 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.60% 17.08% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 205 134 185
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) SCCM
2 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) SharePoint
2 13 (92.86%) MS Exchange
3 12 (85.71%) Hyper-V
3 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 12 (85.71%) Test Scripting
4 11 (78.57%) DV Cleared
4 11 (78.57%) ISTQB
5 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
6 8 (57.14%) ITIL
6 8 (57.14%) SCOM
7 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (50.00%) ISEB
8 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
8 6 (42.86%) DNS
8 6 (42.86%) Windows
8 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
9 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
9 5 (35.71%) Citrix
9 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (28.57%) Mobile Computing
10 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
10 4 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (28.57%) Skype

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 13 (92.86%) MS Exchange
1 13 (92.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) Intranet
2 4 (28.57%) Skype
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) VLAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) ClearCase
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
1 11 (78.57%) Test Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Tester
3 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Integration Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Integration Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Defect Management
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) V-Model
4 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) DV Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) ISTQB
3 7 (50.00%) ISEB
3 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (14.29%) MCSA
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (7.14%) CCNA
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) MCSE
6 1 (7.14%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (85.71%) Hyper-V
3 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (92.86%) SCCM
2 8 (57.14%) SCOM
3 4 (28.57%) AirWatch
3 4 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) Altiris
4 4 (28.57%) Veritas
5 1 (7.14%) Apple
5 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (7.14%) Huawei
5 1 (7.14%) Meru Networks
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Riverbed