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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 114 99
Rank change year-on-year -3 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 14 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.75% 1.01% 1.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.44% 4.25% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 27
Median salary £28,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,064 £27,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £53,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% -5.68%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 315 447 392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 16.86% 23.69% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 276 406 338
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 17 (58.62%) Skype
3 16 (55.17%) Windows
4 15 (51.72%) VMware
5 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
6 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
7 11 (37.93%) Cisco
8 10 (34.48%) LAN
8 10 (34.48%) WAN
8 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (31.03%) Avaya
9 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
10 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
10 8 (27.59%) SCCM
11 7 (24.14%) Degree
11 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (24.14%) Firewall
11 7 (24.14%) Office 365
12 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
12 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
12 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (20.69%) Migration
13 5 (17.24%) Data Protection
13 5 (17.24%) SQL
13 5 (17.24%) VoIP
13 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (17.24%) SAN
13 5 (17.24%) NetApp

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 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
2 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
4 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (13.79%) SAS
5 3 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (10.34%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) Skype
2 10 (34.48%) LAN
2 10 (34.48%) WAN
3 7 (24.14%) Firewall
4 5 (17.24%) SAN
4 5 (17.24%) VoIP
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (13.79%) iSCSI
5 4 (13.79%) Unified Communications
5 4 (13.79%) VPN
5 4 (13.79%) Wireless
6 3 (10.34%) IPsec
6 3 (10.34%) MPLS
6 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.34%) VLAN
7 2 (6.90%) SSL
7 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
8 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.45%) H.323
8 1 (3.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 4 (13.79%) Analyst
1 4 (13.79%) Exchange Engineer
1 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
1 4 (13.79%) Support Technician
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Support
2 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Network Support
2 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
3 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Specialist
3 2 (6.90%) Communications Specialist
3 2 (6.90%) Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile Specialist
3 2 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
3 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.34%) BYOD
3 3 (10.34%) iPhone
3 3 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.90%) Linux
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Migration
2 5 (17.24%) Data Protection
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
3 4 (13.79%) Network Design
3 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (6.90%) B2B
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) Communications Security
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (6.90%) Document Management
5 2 (6.90%) Line Management
5 2 (6.90%) Network Management
5 2 (6.90%) Open Source
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (13.79%) CCNA
4 4 (13.79%) MCSE
5 3 (10.34%) CCNP
6 2 (6.90%) MCITP
6 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) CCDP
7 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
3 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.79%) vSphere
5 2 (6.90%) KVM
6 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.45%) XenApp
6 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (6.90%) OpenNebula
4 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 15 (51.72%) VMware
3 11 (37.93%) Cisco
4 9 (31.03%) Avaya
5 5 (17.24%) NetApp
6 4 (13.79%) HP
6 4 (13.79%) Juniper
6 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds
7 3 (10.34%) Apple
7 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.90%) Arista
8 2 (6.90%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (6.90%) F5
8 2 (6.90%) Palo Alto
8 2 (6.90%) SAP
9 1 (3.45%) Citrix
9 1 (3.45%) EMC
9 1 (3.45%) Polycom
9 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.45%) Veeam
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