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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 134 102 117
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +15
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 2 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.12% 0.87% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.87% 5.51% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 5
Median salary £45,000 £58,250 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.74% +25.26%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
Skype for Business
South East

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
231 236 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.68% 15.73% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 195 224 276
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,595
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 23 (92.00%) ITIL
1 23 (92.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (80.00%) Windows
3 19 (76.00%) SCCM
4 18 (72.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (72.00%) Office 365
4 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (60.00%) Skype
6 14 (56.00%) Windows 10
6 14 (56.00%) Middleware
6 14 (56.00%) Web Services
6 14 (56.00%) Windows 7
6 14 (56.00%) Portfolio Management
6 14 (56.00%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (56.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 14 (56.00%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (28.00%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (24.00%) MS Office
9 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
9 5 (20.00%) Dell
9 5 (20.00%) VPN
9 5 (20.00%) Remedy
9 5 (20.00%) Dell Certification
9 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
9 5 (20.00%) Service Management
10 4 (16.00%) DNS
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification

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 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (72.00%) Office 365
2 14 (56.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (28.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) Skype
2 5 (20.00%) VPN
3 4 (16.00%) DHCP
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Azure Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Cloud Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Technical Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Technical Design Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Technical Design Authority
3 5 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Server Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Server Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) Middleware
1 14 (56.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) CMDB
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows 10
2 14 (56.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) ITIL
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (56.00%) Portfolio Management
2 14 (56.00%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Dell Certification
2 4 (16.00%) MCSA
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (92.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (76.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Dell
2 5 (20.00%) Remedy
3 2 (8.00%) VMware