Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 134 161
Rank change year-on-year -52 +27 +14
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 26 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.60% 1.13% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.15% 7.23% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 29
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.73% +4.71% -26.09%
10th Percentile £31,500 £37,500 £34,900
90th Percentile £40,000 £47,500 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £36,250 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -18.54% +11.25% -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 423 512 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 9.80% 15.63% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 284 419 533
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,750 £62,750 £56,725
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year +1.06% +8.67% +1.76%

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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 +6 18 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Cambridge -39 8 £42,500 +0.59% 6
Skype for Business
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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 19 (73.08%) Windows
1 19 (73.08%) Windows Server
2 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (50.00%) VMware
5 13 (50.00%) Skype
6 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 9 (34.62%) SLA
7 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (34.62%) SCCM
8 8 (30.77%) SCOM
8 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (30.77%) CommVault
8 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (30.77%) IBM
8 8 (30.77%) Citrix
8 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
9 6 (23.08%) MCSE
9 6 (23.08%) MCSA
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (23.08%) SAN
9 6 (23.08%) Blackberry
9 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
10 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
11 4 (15.38%) Retail
11 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (15.38%) Test Management

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 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (7.69%) Office Communications Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (15.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) Skype
2 6 (23.08%) SAN
3 4 (15.38%) WebEx
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Test Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Presales Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Blackberry
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
1 19 (73.08%) Windows Server
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
2 4 (15.38%) Context-Driven Testing
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
2 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
2 4 (15.38%) Test Management
2 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Presales
3 3 (11.54%) Product Management
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Break/Fix
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) MCSA
1 6 (23.08%) MCSE
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) SCCM
2 8 (30.77%) SCOM
3 4 (15.38%) HP ALM
4 2 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Citrix
3 8 (30.77%) CommVault
3 8 (30.77%) IBM
4 4 (15.38%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 3 (11.54%) Polycom
6 2 (7.69%) Symantec