The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 65 48 66
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 5 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.78% 3.56% 1.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.55% 18.49% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 9
Average salary £70,000 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.53% +16.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Skype for Business
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
110 119 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 17.08% 19.26% 23.27%
Number of salaries quoted 92 97 128
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Slough

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Slough region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Slough

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business.

1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Office 365
2 6 (60.00%) Skype
3 5 (50.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) Polycom
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) Billing
5 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) MS Office
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (20.00%) TOWER Software
6 2 (20.00%) BT
6 2 (20.00%) Telepresence
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (10.00%) Fault Management
7 1 (10.00%) MCTS
7 1 (10.00%) MCITP

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) Telepresence
4 1 (10.00%) LDAP
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) PBX
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (30.00%) Billing
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco IPT Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Service Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Trainer
1 3 (30.00%) Trainer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Polycom
4 2 (20.00%) BT
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) TOWER Software
5 1 (10.00%) Apple
5 1 (10.00%) Avaya
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago