The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank - 70 65
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 0 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - 1.20% 1.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 5.49% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 13
Average salary - £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Skype for Business
Oxfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
160 164 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 21.22% 21.95% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 117 145 161
Average salary £45,000 £36,320 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.89% -9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,798
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Oxford

Skype for Business
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 4 (80.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Samba
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Skype
1 4 (80.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365 Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Unified Communications Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSA
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
1 1 (20.00%) Samba
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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