Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 155 139
Rank change year-on-year -9 -16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 35 21 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.96% 0.65% 1.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.87% 3.50% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 48
Bristol median annual salary £28,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.12% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £19,250 £30,150 £22,750
90th Percentile £46,750 £62,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £25,250 £40,750 £34,712
% change year-on-year -38.04% +17.39% -7.43%

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 596 600 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 16.32% 18.63% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 475 519 717
Bristol median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £68,750 £66,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.96% +0.67% +7.14%

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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) Skype
3 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
4 19 (54.29%) Windows 10
5 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
6 16 (45.71%) Office 365
7 15 (42.86%) ITIL
8 14 (40.00%) Windows 7
9 13 (37.14%) SCCM
9 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
10 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (31.43%) VMware
12 10 (28.57%) DNS
13 9 (25.71%) SLA
13 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
14 8 (22.86%) Remote Desktop
15 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
15 7 (20.00%) Backup Exec
16 6 (17.14%) Degree
16 6 (17.14%) VPN
16 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
16 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (17.14%) Data Loss Prevention
17 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
17 5 (14.29%) Firewall
17 5 (14.29%) WAN
17 5 (14.29%) DHCP
17 5 (14.29%) SCOM
17 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
17 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

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 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 16 (45.71%) Office 365
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (77.14%) Skype
2 10 (28.57%) DNS
3 8 (22.86%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (17.14%) VPN
5 5 (14.29%) DHCP
5 5 (14.29%) Firewall
5 5 (14.29%) WAN
6 4 (11.43%) LAN
6 4 (11.43%) Wireless
7 2 (5.71%) Internet
7 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
7 2 (5.71%) SAN
8 1 (2.86%) Extranet
8 1 (2.86%) Intranet
8 1 (2.86%) NAS
8 1 (2.86%) Network Security
8 1 (2.86%) SMS
8 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Support Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) SCCM Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Server Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Operations Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Windows 10
3 14 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
7 4 (11.43%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
3 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.43%) Service Management
4 3 (8.57%) Coaching
4 3 (8.57%) ITSM
4 3 (8.57%) Matrix Management
4 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.57%) Software Deployment
5 2 (5.71%) Fault Management
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) Logistics
6 1 (2.86%) Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) C
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) MCSA
2 3 (8.57%) MCSE
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.86%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.86%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.86%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (37.14%) SCCM
2 7 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 5 (14.29%) SCOM
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) VMware
3 4 (11.43%) Apple
3 4 (11.43%) Citrix
3 4 (11.43%) CommVault
3 4 (11.43%) MobileIron
3 4 (11.43%) Veeam
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) Veritas