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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 100 120 119
Rank change year-on-year +20 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 25 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.49% 0.75% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.65% 4.57% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 16
Median salary £43,500 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.09% -8.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,283 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.19% -1.16%  

Skype for Business is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 327 350 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.51% 16.47% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 258 278 294
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Skype for Business as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Huntingdon +10 10 £45,000 +2.27%
Peterborough +3 10 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Cambridge +16 8 £43,500 +6.09% 5
Skype for Business
East of England

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

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

1 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
2 26 (74.29%) Windows
3 24 (68.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (48.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
7 15 (42.86%) Office 365
8 13 (37.14%) MCITP
8 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (37.14%) MCSE
9 12 (34.29%) Skype
9 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
10 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
10 11 (31.43%) ITIL
10 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
11 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
12 9 (25.71%) SLA
13 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (22.86%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (22.86%) Unified Communications
13 8 (22.86%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 8 (22.86%) Customer Requirements
13 8 (22.86%) Presales
14 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (20.00%) VMware
14 7 (20.00%) Cisco
15 6 (17.14%) SCOM
16 5 (14.29%) Incident Management

Skype for Business
Top Related 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 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 8 (22.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.71%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (42.86%) Office 365
3 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Skype
2 8 (22.86%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Power BI
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 8 (22.86%) Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) Azure Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) Office 365 Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Support
7 1 (2.86%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior IT Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.86%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
5 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Unix
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Customer Requirements
2 8 (22.86%) Presales
2 8 (22.86%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 5 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.71%) Change Management
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.86%) Service Management
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) MCITP
1 13 (37.14%) MCSE
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.29%) MCTS
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCOM
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (11.43%) SCCM
4 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco
2 7 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.86%) CA
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) Veeam
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