Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 158 160
Rank change year-on-year -33 +2 +23
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 15 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.36% 0.69% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.00% 4.66% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 40
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.73% +11.25% -15.79%
10th Percentile £31,500 £37,500 £33,700
90th Percentile £40,750 £48,750 £50,125
East of England median annual salary £44,375 £44,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -0.28% +15.58% -18.95%

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 375 515 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 8.88% 14.87% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 288 433 573
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,050 £27,100
90th Percentile £71,625 £64,850 £55,200
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -38 7 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Peterborough - 7 £37,500 -
Skype for Business
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Skype
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) SLA
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (26.67%) WebEx
5 4 (26.67%) Yammer
5 4 (26.67%) Context-Driven Testing
5 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (26.67%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) Retail
5 4 (26.67%) JIRA
5 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Test Management
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) CCNA
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (20.00%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (13.33%) Office 365
7 2 (13.33%) Virtual Desktop

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 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (26.67%) Yammer
3 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Skype
2 4 (26.67%) WebEx
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) BGP
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) IPsec
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) OSPF
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Test Leader
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Context-Driven Testing
1 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
1 4 (26.67%) Test Management
1 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix