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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 75 135 113
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -22
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 32 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.42% 0.48% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.16% 2.36% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 7
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £37,500 £40,100
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
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
198 382 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.98% 20.25% 21.68%
Number of salaries quoted 166 288 280
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,400
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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +38 10 £40,000 - 1
Thame - 4 £40,000 -
Abingdon +2 2 - - 2
Banbury - 2 £38,250 -
Skype for Business
South East

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
2 27 (81.82%) Windows
3 20 (60.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (57.58%) Cisco
5 17 (51.52%) Firewall
6 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 15 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (45.45%) Office 365
7 14 (42.42%) Cisco Wireless
7 14 (42.42%) SolarWinds
7 14 (42.42%) Wireless
8 13 (39.39%) VPN
8 13 (39.39%) Skype
9 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
9 12 (36.36%) VMware
9 12 (36.36%) Degree
10 11 (33.33%) SCOM
10 11 (33.33%) Polycom
10 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (33.33%) Web Services
10 11 (33.33%) Data Centre
10 11 (33.33%) F5
11 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
11 10 (30.30%) DNS
11 10 (30.30%) DHCP
12 9 (27.27%) VoIP
13 8 (24.24%) HP
13 8 (24.24%) Citrix
13 8 (24.24%) SQL Server

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 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
3 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (45.45%) Office 365
3 2 (6.06%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) Firewall
2 14 (42.42%) Cisco Wireless
2 14 (42.42%) Wireless
3 13 (39.39%) Skype
3 13 (39.39%) VPN
4 11 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (30.30%) DHCP
5 10 (30.30%) DNS
6 9 (27.27%) VoIP
7 7 (21.21%) BGP
7 7 (21.21%) EIGRP
7 7 (21.21%) Ethernet
7 7 (21.21%) Kerberos
7 7 (21.21%) LAN
7 7 (21.21%) LDAP
7 7 (21.21%) MPLS
7 7 (21.21%) Network Security
7 7 (21.21%) OSPF
7 7 (21.21%) VRRP
7 7 (21.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (9.09%) Back Office
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Engineering Manager
1 7 (21.21%) Network Engineering Manager
1 7 (21.21%) Network Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Network Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Project Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Support Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) IT Graduate
5 2 (6.06%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (24.24%) Clustering
3 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (12.12%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.12%) Windows 10
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.06%) Linux
5 2 (6.06%) Unix
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) High Availability
1 7 (21.21%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (18.18%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.12%) Application Packaging
4 4 (12.12%) Critical Success Factor
4 4 (12.12%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
4 4 (12.12%) Migration
4 4 (12.12%) Presales
4 4 (12.12%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Time Management
5 2 (6.06%) Coaching
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) ITSM
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Degree
2 7 (21.21%) CCIE
2 7 (21.21%) CCNP
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.09%) MCSE
5 2 (6.06%) A+ Certification
5 2 (6.06%) MCP
6 1 (3.03%) MCSA
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (24.24%) Forefront TMG
3 8 (24.24%) ISA Server
4 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
5 4 (12.12%) XenApp
6 2 (6.06%) BitLocker
6 2 (6.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) SCOM
2 7 (21.21%) Nagios
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (15.15%) SCCM
4 4 (12.12%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (12.12%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (12.12%) NetBackup
5 2 (6.06%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
2 19 (57.58%) Cisco
3 14 (42.42%) SolarWinds
4 12 (36.36%) VMware
5 11 (33.33%) F5
5 11 (33.33%) Polycom
6 8 (24.24%) 3PAR
6 8 (24.24%) Citrix
6 8 (24.24%) Forcepoint
6 8 (24.24%) HP
6 8 (24.24%) Juniper
7 7 (21.21%) Avaya
7 7 (21.21%) Blue Coat
7 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
7 7 (21.21%) Palo Alto
8 6 (18.18%) Sophos
9 4 (12.12%) Intel Security
10 2 (6.06%) Apple
10 2 (6.06%) Cognizant
10 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
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