Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 138 139
Rank change year-on-year -40 +1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 7 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.22% 0.44% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.99% 3.06% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 25
Cambridge median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +16.88% -18.95%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £48,750 £49,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.73% +11.25% -15.79%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 234 327 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 7.47% 14.24% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 183 279 382
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £24,975 £26,250 £28,080
90th Percentile £71,250 £80,000 £55,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% -

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Cambridge

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 4 (57.14%) HP
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Test Management
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
1 4 (57.14%) Yammer
1 4 (57.14%) WebEx
1 4 (57.14%) Context-Driven Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Skype
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (57.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Yammer
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) WebEx
2 3 (42.86%) Skype
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Context-Driven Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
1 4 (57.14%) Test Management
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) VMware