The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 70 60 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 13 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.76% 2.73% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.69% 12.99% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 6
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,850 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
Skype for Business
Hampshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
169 154 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.93% 21.04% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 163 130 181
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £31,349
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +19.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Southampton

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Southampton

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 23 (95.83%) Active Directory
2 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (87.50%) Windows
3 21 (87.50%) Citrix
3 21 (87.50%) SC Cleared
3 21 (87.50%) Security Cleared
4 18 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 16 (66.67%) VMware
5 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (66.67%) XenApp
6 14 (58.33%) NetScaler
7 13 (54.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (50.00%) Wyse
8 12 (50.00%) Clustering
8 12 (50.00%) Change Management
8 12 (50.00%) Fat Client
8 12 (50.00%) SCOM
8 12 (50.00%) PowerShell
8 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (50.00%) Thin Client
8 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (50.00%) Data Analytics
8 12 (50.00%) Analytics
8 12 (50.00%) Varonis
8 12 (50.00%) DatAdvantage
8 12 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
8 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 4 (16.67%) HP

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) NetScaler
2 3 (12.50%) Skype
3 2 (8.33%) NAS
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Analyst
2 19 (79.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 18 (75.00%) Support Analyst
4 17 (70.83%) Infrastructure Support
4 17 (70.83%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 14 (58.33%) Citrix Analyst
5 14 (58.33%) Citrix Support
5 14 (58.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 14 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (54.17%) Windows Support Analyst
7 12 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 12 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
7 12 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 12 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
7 12 (50.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 12 (50.00%) Lync Engineer
7 12 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Clustering
1 12 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 12 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (50.00%) Analytics
2 12 (50.00%) Change Management
2 12 (50.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 21 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) CCA
2 2 (8.33%) CCEA
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) MCP
2 2 (8.33%) MCSA
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (95.83%) Active Directory
2 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (66.67%) XenApp
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) DatAdvantage
1 12 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 12 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 2 (8.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (87.50%) Citrix
3 16 (66.67%) VMware
4 12 (50.00%) Varonis
4 12 (50.00%) Wyse
5 4 (16.67%) Dell
5 4 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (8.33%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (8.33%) EMC
7 2 (8.33%) NetApp
7 2 (8.33%) Remedy
7 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
7 2 (8.33%) Veeam
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Beneifts
Posted: 6 days ago