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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 85 71 76
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 14 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.33% 2.26% 1.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.04% 10.30% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 10
Average salary £21,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.41% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Skype for Business
Buckinghamshire

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
278 233 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.43% 21.96% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 235 191 167
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (95.24%) MS Exchange
2 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) MS Excel
2 20 (95.24%) Windows Server
3 19 (90.48%) ITIL
3 19 (90.48%) Blackberry
3 19 (90.48%) Change Management
4 18 (85.71%) SharePoint
4 18 (85.71%) Office 365
5 17 (80.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
5 17 (80.95%) Office Communications Server
6 16 (76.19%) PowerShell
6 16 (76.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 16 (76.19%) DV Cleared
7 13 (61.90%) iPad
7 13 (61.90%) FireEye
7 13 (61.90%) iPhone
8 9 (42.86%) NetApp
9 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
10 5 (23.81%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (19.05%) F5
11 4 (19.05%) Server Monitoring
11 4 (19.05%) Presales
11 4 (19.05%) EMC
11 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (19.05%) Intel Security
12 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 3 (14.29%) Spanish Language

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 20 (95.24%) MS Exchange
2 18 (85.71%) SharePoint
3 17 (80.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (80.95%) Office Communications Server
4 16 (76.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (23.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (95.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (85.71%) Office 365
General
1 3 (14.29%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Analyst
2 16 (76.19%) Messaging Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Trainee
3 3 (14.29%) Trainee Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Email Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Trainee Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (90.48%) Blackberry
2 13 (61.90%) iPad
2 13 (61.90%) iPhone
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
1 20 (95.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Change Management
1 19 (90.48%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (19.05%) Presales
3 4 (19.05%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Management
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 16 (76.19%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) FireEye
3 9 (42.86%) NetApp
4 4 (19.05%) EMC
4 4 (19.05%) F5
4 4 (19.05%) Intel Security
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) Symantec
6 2 (9.52%) IronPort
6 2 (9.52%) RightFax
7 1 (4.76%) Computacenter
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