The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Skype for Business skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Somerset / Bath
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 48 42
Rank change year-on-year -12 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 0.21% 0.93% 1.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.15% 5.45% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £30,000 £34,356 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.67% +59.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,118 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,216 £22,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  

Skype for Business is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Bath
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 87 55 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 18.59% 17.13% 24.31%
Number of salaries quoted 57 83 71
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,750 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £63,750 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing Skype for Business as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Bath

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Bath region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) VMware