The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 145 152 163
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 13 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.43% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.83% 2.29% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 11
Median salary £49,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,781
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.34%
Skype for Business
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
460 611 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.53% 18.67% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 293 399 494
Median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Scotland

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Scotland

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Glasgow +14 7 £49,000 -5.18%
Edinburgh +4 4 £66,250 +89.28% 1
Aberdeen - 1 £49,000 -
Skype for Business
UK

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (60.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
3 13 (52.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (48.00%) Office 365
4 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (48.00%) ITIL
5 11 (44.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (40.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (24.00%) SCCM
8 6 (24.00%) SCOM
8 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (24.00%) BitLocker
8 6 (24.00%) ITIL V3
8 6 (24.00%) Windows 10
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (24.00%) Skype
9 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
9 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 5 (20.00%) Change Management
9 5 (20.00%) Service Management
9 5 (20.00%) HND
9 5 (20.00%) MCSE
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (20.00%) DNS
9 5 (20.00%) DHCP

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 10 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (48.00%) Office 365
2 11 (44.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Skype
2 5 (20.00%) DHCP
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) WAN
4 3 (12.00%) LAN
4 3 (12.00%) SAN
5 2 (8.00%) MPLS
5 2 (8.00%) VPN
6 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.00%) Firewall
6 1 (4.00%) NAS
6 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.00%) VLAN
6 1 (4.00%) VoIP
6 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (8.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Azure Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (12.00%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (24.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Android
6 1 (4.00%) Linux
6 1 (4.00%) VMS
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (20.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) CRM
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Presales
5 1 (4.00%) Security Patching
5 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.00%) Threat Management
5 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) VB
2 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) HND
2 5 (20.00%) MCSE
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (16.00%) MCITP
4 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (8.00%) PMP
5 1 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (24.00%) BitLocker
4 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.00%) XenApp
5 2 (8.00%) ISA Server
5 2 (8.00%) vSphere
6 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM
1 6 (24.00%) SCOM
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) CommVault
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) iManage
4 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.00%) Proofpoint
4 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (4.00%) Symantec
4 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
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