Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 6 months to 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 159 161
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2 -17
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 17 37 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.46% 1.04% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.90% 6.36% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 19
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +8.97%
10th Percentile £25,000 £19,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £46,875 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,000 £25,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +64.71% -34.19% +7.64%

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

All Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 436 582 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 11.89% 16.31% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 366 478 529
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £66,500 £60,000 £68,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Bristol

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Bristol

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Bristol over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, IT jobs citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
1 16 (94.12%) Skype
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
5 9 (52.94%) Finance
6 8 (47.06%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (47.06%) Office 365
6 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
8 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
9 5 (29.41%) Marketing
9 5 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
9 5 (29.41%) Electronics
9 5 (29.41%) SAP
9 5 (29.41%) DNS
9 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (23.53%) DHCP
10 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
10 4 (23.53%) MCSE
10 4 (23.53%) HP
10 4 (23.53%) McAfee
10 4 (23.53%) Forcepoint
10 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (23.53%) SCCM

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Office 365
2 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) OneDrive
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) Skype
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) VoIP
5 2 (11.76%) Firewall
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.88%) CTI
6 1 (5.88%) DWDM
6 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
6 1 (5.88%) Frame Relay
6 1 (5.88%) H.323
6 1 (5.88%) ISDN
6 1 (5.88%) LAN
6 1 (5.88%) MPLS
6 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.88%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Power BI
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (29.41%) Electronics
3 5 (29.41%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Law
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technology Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (17.65%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (11.76%) iPad
3 2 (11.76%) iPhone
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) Fintech
4 1 (5.88%) Handset
4 1 (5.88%) IVR
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) PKI
4 1 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (5.88%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.76%) Document Management
3 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) ITSM
4 1 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CCENT
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) SCSM
2 1 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) SAP
4 4 (23.53%) Forcepoint
4 4 (23.53%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) McAfee
5 3 (17.65%) Apple
5 3 (17.65%) Avaya
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix
6 2 (11.76%) Meraki
7 1 (5.88%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (5.88%) F5
7 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.88%) Genesys
7 1 (5.88%) Juniper
7 1 (5.88%) Meru Networks
7 1 (5.88%) NICE Systems
7 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
7 1 (5.88%) Veeam