The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 210 172 217
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +45
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 37 75 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 1.23% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.54% 5.37% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 23
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Skype for Business
England

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

Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1456 1397 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.11% 23.00% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1185 969
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 the South West

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in the South West

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in the South West

Skype for Business
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Bristol -2 22 £40,000 -
Devon -7 5 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire -4 3 £25,000 -41.17% 2
Dorset -7 3 £46,250 +2.77%
Somerset - 3 £35,000 -
Wiltshire -1 1 £25,000 -23.07%
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Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 South West region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 64 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 62 (62.00%) Windows
3 61 (61.00%) Active Directory
4 58 (58.00%) MS Exchange
5 56 (56.00%) VMware
6 47 (47.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 45 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 40 (40.00%) Firewall
9 36 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 36 (36.00%) Skype
10 30 (30.00%) SharePoint
11 29 (29.00%) MS Excel
11 29 (29.00%) Windows 7
12 28 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 27 (27.00%) Citrix
14 25 (25.00%) Migration
15 24 (24.00%) LAN
15 24 (24.00%) XenApp
15 24 (24.00%) Data Centre
16 23 (23.00%) DNS
16 23 (23.00%) Windows Server
17 22 (22.00%) MS Office
17 22 (22.00%) Security Cleared
18 21 (21.00%) VLAN
18 21 (21.00%) VPN
19 20 (20.00%) DHCP
19 20 (20.00%) IPsec
19 20 (20.00%) Mac OS
20 18 (18.00%) SC Cleared

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 58 (58.00%) MS Exchange
2 40 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 28 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2000
7 9 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.00%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (29.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (22.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.00%) Office 365
2 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.00%) SaaS
5 1 (1.00%) Google Apps
5 1 (1.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 40 (40.00%) Firewall
2 36 (36.00%) Skype
3 24 (24.00%) LAN
4 23 (23.00%) DNS
5 21 (21.00%) VLAN
5 21 (21.00%) VPN
6 20 (20.00%) DHCP
6 20 (20.00%) IPsec
7 16 (16.00%) TCP/IP
8 14 (14.00%) SAN
9 11 (11.00%) Unified Communications
10 8 (8.00%) BGP
10 8 (8.00%) OSPF
11 6 (6.00%) NAS
12 4 (4.00%) WAN
13 3 (3.00%) Extranet
13 3 (3.00%) Intranet
13 3 (3.00%) SSL
13 3 (3.00%) VoIP
13 3 (3.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (8.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Billing
3 4 (4.00%) Legal
4 2 (2.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (26.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (14.00%) Analyst
3 13 (13.00%) IT Engineer
4 12 (12.00%) Administrator
4 12 (12.00%) IT Support
4 12 (12.00%) Network Engineer
4 12 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (9.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 8 (8.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) IT Administrator
7 7 (7.00%) IT Analyst
7 7 (7.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) IT Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.00%) Senior IT Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Desktop Support
8 6 (6.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 9 (9.00%) Clustering
4 7 (7.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.00%) User Experience
5 5 (5.00%) Public Cloud
6 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.00%) EqualLogic
7 3 (3.00%) Replication
8 2 (2.00%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.00%) BYOD
9 1 (1.00%) CCTV
9 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.00%) PKI
9 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 62 (62.00%) Windows
2 45 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (29.00%) Windows 7
5 23 (23.00%) Windows Server
6 20 (20.00%) Mac OS
7 16 (16.00%) Windows XP
8 15 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (13.00%) Windows 8
10 12 (12.00%) Windows 2000
10 12 (12.00%) Windows Vista
11 11 (11.00%) Linux
12 4 (4.00%) Windows 10
13 3 (3.00%) Solaris
14 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
14 2 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.00%) Migration
2 12 (12.00%) CRM
3 11 (11.00%) Identity Management
4 9 (9.00%) ITIL
5 8 (8.00%) Service Management
6 7 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.00%) UX Design
7 6 (6.00%) Capacity Management
7 6 (6.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (5.00%) Change Management
9 4 (4.00%) High Availability
9 4 (4.00%) Performance Optimisation
9 4 (4.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.00%) Matrix Management
10 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.00%) Project Management
11 2 (2.00%) B2B
11 2 (2.00%) Information Security
11 2 (2.00%) Security Management
11 2 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.00%) C#
3 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (22.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (14.00%) Degree
3 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.00%) MCSE
5 5 (5.00%) MCITP
5 5 (5.00%) MCSA
6 4 (4.00%) CCNA
6 4 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.00%) A+ Certification
7 3 (3.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (3.00%) MCP
7 3 (3.00%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.00%) Dell Certification
9 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (61.00%) Active Directory
2 47 (47.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (24.00%) XenApp
4 14 (14.00%) Hyper-V
4 14 (14.00%) vSphere
5 13 (13.00%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.00%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.00%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (15.00%) McAfee ePO
1 15 (15.00%) NetBackup
2 12 (12.00%) Backup Exec
2 12 (12.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (12.00%) SCCM
3 4 (4.00%) SCOM
4 3 (3.00%) AirWatch
4 3 (3.00%) MOM
4 3 (3.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.00%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 64 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 56 (56.00%) VMware
3 27 (27.00%) Citrix
4 15 (15.00%) Intel Security
5 12 (12.00%) Symantec
6 10 (10.00%) Cisco
7 8 (8.00%) Dell
8 7 (7.00%) Avaya
9 5 (5.00%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.00%) Remedy
10 4 (4.00%) Dell KACE
10 4 (4.00%) Forcepoint
10 4 (4.00%) Rackspace
10 4 (4.00%) Veeam
11 3 (3.00%) Aerohive Networks
11 3 (3.00%) Blue Coat
11 3 (3.00%) Infoblox
11 3 (3.00%) Juniper
11 3 (3.00%) Oracle
12 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
AAP3
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago