The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 71 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.17% 1.43% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.61% 5.96% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £27,500 £22,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -58.13%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
Skype for Business
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
165 151 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 28.01% 24.04% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 148 126 124
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Somerset

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset 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
Bath +1 1 £27,500 -
Skype for Business
South West

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

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 Somerset region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Skype
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) Capacity Management
3 5 (71.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 1 (14.29%) Postfix
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Skype
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Capacity Management
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (14.29%) Postfix
2 1 (14.29%) Squid
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas