Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 138 155 168
Rank change year-on-year +17 +13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 3 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.13% 0.40% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.78% 1.96% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 5
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14% +70.73%
10th Percentile £40,000 £24,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £75,600 £85,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

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 387 560 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.00% 20.21% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 300 448 429
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -7.32% +7.89%
10th Percentile £31,150 £21,775 £26,450
90th Percentile £71,375 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +5 3 £60,000 +73.91% 2
Skype for Business
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Skype
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification

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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Support
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SAN Support
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
1 2 (66.67%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (66.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) VMware