The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank - 84 66
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 0 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 1.25% 2.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 5.53% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 17
Median salary - £21,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -49.41%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

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

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
106 235 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.37% 22.68% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 78 190 189
Median salary £38,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.93% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Skype for Business
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco