Period
to 22 January 2021

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 2021 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 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 82 106 163
Rank change year-on-year +24 +57 +30
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 5 35 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.56% 1.86% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.79% 13.73% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 34 12
Median annual salary £70,000 £40,250 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.91% +40.00% -24.84%
10th Percentile £39,750 £29,925 £23,850
90th Percentile £75,000 £45,000 £47,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £40,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +29.63% -19.00% +11.11%

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 132 255 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.70% 13.53% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 100 191 298
Median annual salary £55,000 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.80% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £24,600
90th Percentile £83,125 £66,250 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Cambridgeshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Skype for Business in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Cambridgeshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Skype for Business in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

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 2021. 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
Cambridge +41 3 £70,000 +159.26%
Peterborough -6 2 £41,500 +2.47%
Skype for Business
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (60.00%) Okta
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2019
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) AWS

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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) AWS
3 2 (40.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Presales Solution Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Decision-Making
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Okta
3 2 (40.00%) Google