The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 64 128 111
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -17
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 45 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.57% 0.18% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.18% 0.93% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 40 1 11
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £37,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,750 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -2.94%

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
223 324 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.70% 18.91% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 190 230 237
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 19 £40,000 -
Kidlington - 4 £65,000 -
Abingdon +8 3 - - 1
Thame - 2 £42,500 -
Skype for Business
South East

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 50 (84.75%) Microsoft
2 47 (79.66%) Windows
3 36 (61.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (54.24%) Cisco
5 30 (50.85%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (50.85%) Office 365
6 29 (49.15%) Skype
6 29 (49.15%) Windows Server
7 28 (47.46%) Active Directory
8 25 (42.37%) Firewall
8 25 (42.37%) SCOM
9 24 (40.68%) VPN
9 24 (40.68%) DNS
9 24 (40.68%) DHCP
10 22 (37.29%) Wireless
10 22 (37.29%) Cisco Wireless
10 22 (37.29%) SolarWinds
11 21 (35.59%) Kerberos
11 21 (35.59%) LDAP
12 19 (32.20%) MS Excel
13 18 (30.51%) Degree
13 18 (30.51%) Hyper-V
14 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (27.12%) F5
15 16 (27.12%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (27.12%) SCCM
16 15 (25.42%) VMware
16 15 (25.42%) Web Services
16 15 (25.42%) VoIP
16 15 (25.42%) MPLS

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (32.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.86%) MS Office
3 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 36 (61.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (50.85%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (50.85%) Office 365
3 3 (5.08%) IaaS
3 3 (5.08%) PaaS
4 2 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 29 (49.15%) Skype
2 25 (42.37%) Firewall
3 24 (40.68%) DHCP
3 24 (40.68%) DNS
3 24 (40.68%) VPN
4 22 (37.29%) Cisco Wireless
4 22 (37.29%) Wireless
5 21 (35.59%) Kerberos
5 21 (35.59%) LDAP
6 16 (27.12%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (25.42%) MPLS
7 15 (25.42%) VoIP
8 13 (22.03%) BGP
8 13 (22.03%) OSPF
9 12 (20.34%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (18.64%) Cisco ISE
10 11 (18.64%) PBX
10 11 (18.64%) PSTN
10 11 (18.64%) WAAS
11 10 (16.95%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Back Office
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Billing
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.64%) Analyst
1 11 (18.64%) Network Analyst
1 11 (18.64%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Engineering Manager
2 10 (16.95%) Network Engineering Manager
2 10 (16.95%) Network Manager
3 8 (13.56%) Cisco Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Server Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Windows Server Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) Web Services
2 2 (3.39%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Data Centre
2 13 (22.03%) Computer Science
3 9 (15.25%) Clustering
4 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (8.47%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (1.69%) PKI
7 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (79.66%) Windows
2 29 (49.15%) Windows Server
3 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.78%) Linux
5 4 (6.78%) Windows 10
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.39%) Unix
6 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) High Availability
2 12 (20.34%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (18.64%) Identity Management
3 11 (18.64%) Project Management
4 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
5 6 (10.17%) Load Balancing
6 5 (8.47%) Critical Success Factor
6 5 (8.47%) ITIL
6 5 (8.47%) Migration
6 5 (8.47%) Presales
6 5 (8.47%) Time Management
7 4 (6.78%) Application Packaging
7 4 (6.78%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 4 (6.78%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.78%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.08%) Network Management
8 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Degree
2 13 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (16.95%) CCIE
3 10 (16.95%) CCNP
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.78%) MCSE
6 2 (3.39%) A+ Certification
6 2 (3.39%) MCP
6 2 (3.39%) MCSA
7 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
2 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 28 (47.46%) Active Directory
2 18 (30.51%) Hyper-V
3 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (13.56%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (13.56%) ISA Server
5 5 (8.47%) XenApp
6 2 (3.39%) BitLocker
6 2 (3.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (42.37%) SCOM
2 16 (27.12%) SCCM
3 10 (16.95%) Nagios
4 5 (8.47%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (6.78%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (6.78%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (6.78%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.39%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 50 (84.75%) Microsoft
2 32 (54.24%) Cisco
3 22 (37.29%) SolarWinds
4 16 (27.12%) F5
5 15 (25.42%) VMware
6 14 (23.73%) Polycom
7 13 (22.03%) Forcepoint
7 13 (22.03%) Juniper
8 10 (16.95%) Avaya
8 10 (16.95%) Blue Coat
8 10 (16.95%) CheckPoint
8 10 (16.95%) Palo Alto
9 9 (15.25%) 3PAR
9 9 (15.25%) Citrix
9 9 (15.25%) HP
9 9 (15.25%) Sophos
10 4 (6.78%) Intel Security
11 2 (3.39%) Apple
11 2 (3.39%) Cognizant
11 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: to c.£50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago