Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 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
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 156 155
Rank change year-on-year -25 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 21 32 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.55% 0.91% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.41% 3.95% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 43
Bristol median annual salary £28,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.75% - -23.81%
10th Percentile £23,249 £26,250 £32,450
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,600 £58,600
South West median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -3.75% -0.62%

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 616 811 826
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 16.04% 23.18% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 526 720 712
Bristol median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% -1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £24,525
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,125 £68,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%

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 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 13 (61.90%) Skype
3 10 (47.62%) SCCM
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) VMware
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 7 (33.33%) Degree
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (33.33%) Office 365
5 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
5 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (28.57%) Avaya
6 5 (23.81%) HP
6 5 (23.81%) SAN
6 5 (23.81%) NetApp
6 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
6 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
6 5 (23.81%) SAS
6 5 (23.81%) LAN
6 5 (23.81%) WAN
6 5 (23.81%) VPN
6 5 (23.81%) iSCSI
6 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
6 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (23.81%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (19.05%) Driving Licence

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 (23.81%) MS Exchange
1 5 (23.81%) SAS
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Skype
2 5 (23.81%) iSCSI
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
2 5 (23.81%) SAN
2 5 (23.81%) VPN
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) Internet
3 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (14.29%) MPLS
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) VLAN
4 3 (14.29%) VoIP
4 3 (14.29%) Wireless
5 2 (9.52%) IPsec
5 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
5 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.76%) HSRP
6 1 (4.76%) WebEx
6 1 (4.76%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 5 (23.81%) IT Support
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Support Technician
3 4 (19.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) IT Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Communications Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Exchange Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Driving Licence
2 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 3 (14.29%) BYOD
2 3 (14.29%) iPhone
2 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (9.52%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (9.52%) Document Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) KVM
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) SCCM
2 5 (23.81%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (4.76%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) Avaya
4 5 (23.81%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) NetApp
5 3 (14.29%) Apple
5 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.76%) Arista
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.76%) Polycom
6 1 (4.76%) Veeam
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