The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank - - 4
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - - 28.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
Skype for Business
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
0 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 55.00% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 6
Median salary - £90,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

The demand trend of job ads across the Thames Valley 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 Thames Valley

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in the Thames Valley