Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 163 192 153
Rank change year-on-year +29 -39 +14
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 18 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.57% 0.43% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.17% 4.52% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 23
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £28,750 £38,250 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.84% -14.04% +11.25%
10th Percentile £23,850 £32,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £40,375 £48,600
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £44,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -1.69% +30.88%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 432 398 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.74% 9.45% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 298 271 402
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.56% +11.88%
10th Percentile £24,600 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,900
% change year-on-year - -4.05% +7.82%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Cambridgeshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Cambridgeshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Cambridgeshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Peterborough -31 11 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Cambridge +39 7 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Skype for Business
East of England

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

1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 8 (44.44%) HP
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 7 (38.89%) Office 365
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
4 7 (38.89%) SLA
4 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
5 6 (33.33%) Firewall
6 5 (27.78%) LAN
6 5 (27.78%) WAN
6 5 (27.78%) DHCP
6 5 (27.78%) DNS
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) IIS
7 4 (22.22%) NetApp
7 4 (22.22%) Mac OS X
7 4 (22.22%) Apple
7 4 (22.22%) Terminal Services
7 4 (22.22%) Dell
7 4 (22.22%) EMC
7 4 (22.22%) Citrix
7 4 (22.22%) Wireless
7 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) IIS
3 4 (22.22%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (38.89%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) DHCP
2 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) LAN
2 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) Wireless
4 3 (16.67%) Skype
5 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) IT Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) EMC VNX
2 2 (11.11%) Apple TV
2 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 4 (22.22%) Mac OS X
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
5 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
3 4 (22.22%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Break/Fix
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.56%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 4 (22.22%) Terminal Services
4 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) FortiGate
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
1 4 (22.22%) SCOrch
1 4 (22.22%) vRealize
1 4 (22.22%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) HP
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) 3PAR
3 4 (22.22%) Apple
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) Dell
3 4 (22.22%) EMC
3 4 (22.22%) Meru Networks
3 4 (22.22%) NetApp
3 4 (22.22%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) Sophos