Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 158 153
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 16 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.56% 0.25% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.04% 1.63% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 9
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £27,950 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.14% -22.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,750 £18,650 £20,750
90th Percentile £73,950 £65,000 £71,500
South East median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.76% - -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 527 430 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.39% 15.18% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 441 328 514
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% -4.12% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £52,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Buckinghamshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Buckinghamshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Buckinghamshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +15 8 £27,950 -57.00%
Marlow -6 7 - -
Skype for Business
South East

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) Office 365
4 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
4 9 (56.25%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (50.00%) Skype
5 8 (50.00%) MCTS
5 8 (50.00%) MCITP
5 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (50.00%) Migration
5 8 (50.00%) VMware
5 8 (50.00%) MCSE
5 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (50.00%) ISO 9000
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) ITSM
7 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Skype
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administration Assistant
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Voice Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Collaboration Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Support
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SAN Support
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Support
4 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (12.50%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Statistics
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) MCITP
1 8 (50.00%) MCSE
1 8 (50.00%) MCTS
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) CCVP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) ISO 9000
1 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
3 8 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
3 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco