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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 69 66 91
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 9 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.40% 2.37% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.72% 11.76% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 6
Median salary £45,000 £65,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +60.49%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
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
134 153 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 20.78% 20.16% 22.55%
Number of salaries quoted 124 124 191
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford 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 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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Oxford

Skype for Business
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) Middleware
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (63.64%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (63.64%) SCCM
2 7 (63.64%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (63.64%) Portfolio Management
2 7 (63.64%) Office 365
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Skype
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
3 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Remedy
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) Dell
3 4 (36.36%) Dell Certification
3 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 4 (36.36%) VPN

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (63.64%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Skype
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Architect
1 7 (63.64%) Azure Architect
1 7 (63.64%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Middleware
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
3 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (63.64%) Portfolio Management
2 7 (63.64%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Dell Certification
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Dell
2 4 (36.36%) Remedy