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

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 32 67
Rank change year-on-year -15 +35  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 2 29 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.61% 5.62% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.00% 28.16% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 29 1
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -1.16%  

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 Bracknell with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 40 103 138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 12.23% 19.96% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 36 100 70
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% -11.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell 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 Bracknell

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Bracknell

Skype for Business
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) IaaS
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Presales

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Data Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Presales Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Voice Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Telephony Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) VMware