Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 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
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 143 168
Rank change year-on-year +8 +25 +11
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 12 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.53% 0.43% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.82% 2.53% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 6
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -7.69% -23.53%
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +18.75% +3.90%

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 314 435 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.88% 17.15% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 222 377 456
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,951 £21,875
90th Percentile £72,375 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.40% +7.06% -3.41%

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 22 October 2019.

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 22 October 2019. 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 -3 10 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Bletchley - 2 - -
Skype for Business
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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 12 (100.00%) Skype
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
4 6 (50.00%) ITSM
4 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Line Management
5 5 (41.67%) Coaching
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (41.67%) Workload Management
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
5 5 (41.67%) iManage
5 5 (41.67%) Elite 3E
5 5 (41.67%) Carpe Diem
5 5 (41.67%) ConnectWise
5 5 (41.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (41.67%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (41.67%) Avaya
5 5 (41.67%) Information Security Management
5 5 (41.67%) Security Management
5 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
5 5 (41.67%) Sony
5 5 (41.67%) DameWare
5 5 (41.67%) Information Security
5 5 (41.67%) Mitel

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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Carpe Diem
1 5 (41.67%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Azure
2 1 (8.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Skype
2 5 (41.67%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (25.00%) DMVPN
3 3 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) IMAP
4 2 (16.67%) POP3
4 2 (16.67%) SMTP
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 5 (41.67%) Law
1 5 (41.67%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Service Desk Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Service Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Messaging Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Voice Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Voice Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) LDAP
1 2 (16.67%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (8.33%) FMCG
3 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) ITSM
2 6 (50.00%) Line Management
3 5 (41.67%) Coaching
3 5 (41.67%) Document Management
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security Management
3 5 (41.67%) ISMS
3 5 (41.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (41.67%) Security Management
3 5 (41.67%) Time Management
3 5 (41.67%) Workload Management
4 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
4 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Statistics
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) DameWare
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (16.67%) SCOM
2 2 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) Avaya
3 5 (41.67%) ConnectWise
3 5 (41.67%) iManage
3 5 (41.67%) Mitel
3 5 (41.67%) Sony
4 2 (16.67%) Apple
4 2 (16.67%) IronPort
4 2 (16.67%) McAfee
4 2 (16.67%) MobileIron
4 2 (16.67%) Proofpoint
4 2 (16.67%) RightFax
4 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 2 (16.67%) Veritas
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Polycom