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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 99 102 98
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 7 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.54% 0.38% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.02% 2.34% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Median salary £33,000 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £28,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,550 £44,500 £36,100
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%
Skype for Business
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
232 214 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 17.94% 16.27% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 205 181 150
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,250 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £44,450 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales 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 Wales

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Wales

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Wales

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 2 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
South Wales -2 4 £33,000 -9.58% 1
Mid Wales - 3 - -
Skype for Business
UK

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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 Wales region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Skype
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Unified Communications
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Service Management
5 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (33.33%) ITSM
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) VoIP
5 3 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) Office 365
6 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
6 2 (22.22%) User Experience
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) ISDN

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Skype
2 4 (44.44%) Unified Communications
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
4 2 (22.22%) ISDN
4 2 (22.22%) PBX
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 2 (22.22%) Billing
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Junior
1 2 (22.22%) Telephony Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) ITSM
3 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) WSUS
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 2 (22.22%) Ericsson
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
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