The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 63 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 16 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.20% 0.14% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.43% 0.56% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £23,000 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-64.61% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +0.58%
Skype for Business
Surrey

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

Application Platforms Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
140 177 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 19.28% 24.15% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 99 170 171
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Guildford

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business.

1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
2 22 (91.67%) Windows
3 15 (62.50%) ITIL
3 15 (62.50%) VMware
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 11 (45.83%) vMotion
4 11 (45.83%) XenApp
4 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
4 11 (45.83%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (45.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (45.83%) Change Control
4 11 (45.83%) Test Strategy
4 11 (45.83%) Functional Testing
4 11 (45.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
4 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
4 11 (45.83%) MCITP
4 11 (45.83%) VLAN
4 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (45.83%) Performance Testing
4 11 (45.83%) Firewall
4 11 (45.83%) CESG
4 11 (45.83%) Citrix
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
4 11 (45.83%) MCSE

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
1 2 (8.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
1 11 (45.83%) VLAN
2 6 (25.00%) Internet
3 5 (20.83%) Skype
4 4 (16.67%) DNS
4 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (20.83%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
1 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Project Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 6 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
1 6 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 6 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Server Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Server Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) CESG
2 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (20.83%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
4 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.17%) Android
6 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) Change Control
2 11 (45.83%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (45.83%) Functional Testing
2 11 (45.83%) Performance Testing
2 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
2 11 (45.83%) Test Strategy
2 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) CCNA
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (45.83%) MCITP
1 11 (45.83%) MCSA
1 11 (45.83%) MCSE
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
1 11 (45.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
1 11 (45.83%) VMware ESXi
1 11 (45.83%) XenApp
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 11 (45.83%) vMotion
2 5 (20.83%) SCCM
3 4 (16.67%) SCSM
3 4 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (62.50%) VMware
3 11 (45.83%) Citrix
4 4 (16.67%) Canon
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
4 4 (16.67%) CommVault
4 4 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) Altiris
5 1 (4.17%) Apple
5 1 (4.17%) Mitel
5 1 (4.17%) Polycom
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