The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 28
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton - - 1.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

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 Bolton with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 22 16 31
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 20.00% 15.38% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 29
Median salary £30,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.05% -1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £42,650
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing Skype for Business as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Bolton

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) SCOrch
1 7 (100.00%) Skype

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) IT Operations Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Service Operations Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
1 7 (100.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP