Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 174 186
Rank change year-on-year +13 +12 -55
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 6 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 0.16% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.03% 0.83% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 6
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +70.73% -13.68%
10th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £29,625
90th Percentile £69,375 £85,000 £43,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% -7.51% -3.89%

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 581 599 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.14% 19.17% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 468 505 725
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,100 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
High Wycombe - 4 £66,250 -
Milton Keynes -1 2 £65,000 -16.13%
Skype for Business
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
1 6 (100.00%) Skype
2 5 (83.33%) PBX
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (66.67%) Network Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Presales
5 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (16.67%) IaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (16.67%) Yammer

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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
3 1 (16.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Skype
2 5 (83.33%) PBX
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Lead Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Google