Period
to 22 September 2018

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 September 2018 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 176 163
Rank change year-on-year -12 -13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 12 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.32% 0.66% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.26% 4.16% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 18
Bristol median annual salary £26,750 £28,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.31% -25.66% -5.00%
10th Percentile £21,625 £23,249 £20,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £43,750 £48,750
South West median annual salary £38,500 £28,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +33.91% -28.13% +6.67%

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 531 601 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.28% 15.78% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 419 486 612
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £58,750 £67,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Office 365
2 11 (91.67%) Skype
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) NEC
5 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) Data Management
5 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) IaaS
5 4 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Matrix Management
5 4 (33.33%) SaaS
5 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (91.67%) Office 365
2 4 (33.33%) IaaS
2 4 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Skype
2 4 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Server Support
4 1 (8.33%) Server Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Server Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (33.33%) Data Management
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Matrix Management
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) NEC
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) SAP