Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 193 148
Rank change year-on-year +32 -45 -8
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 37 7 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.99% 0.19% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.89% 1.73% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 34
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £27,500 £39,250 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.94% -10.80% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,500 £33,475 £37,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £44,025 £53,750
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -17.65% - +8.97%

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 469 405 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.52% 11.11% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 319 312 466
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,930 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £46,125
% change year-on-year +0.31% -2.44% +8.53%

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 September 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 24 September 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
Cambridge +27 18 £27,500 -36.78% 5
Peterborough - 14 £35,000 - 1
Ely - 4 - -
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Skype for Business
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 26 (70.27%) Windows
1 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
2 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
3 19 (51.35%) Skype
4 16 (43.24%) ITIL
5 15 (40.54%) Office 365
6 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
7 12 (32.43%) Dell
8 10 (27.03%) Citrix
8 10 (27.03%) Mac OS X
8 10 (27.03%) Apple
8 10 (27.03%) Firewall
8 10 (27.03%) Hyper-V
8 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
9 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
9 9 (24.32%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (24.32%) Apple iOS
9 9 (24.32%) Wireless
9 9 (24.32%) HP
9 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
10 8 (21.62%) IIS
10 8 (21.62%) LAN
10 8 (21.62%) WAN
10 8 (21.62%) DHCP
10 8 (21.62%) DNS
10 8 (21.62%) Terminal Services
10 8 (21.62%) FortiGate
10 8 (21.62%) Server Monitoring
10 8 (21.62%) Meru Networks
10 8 (21.62%) Office Communications Server

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 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.62%) IIS
2 8 (21.62%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (40.54%) Office 365
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.81%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) Skype
2 10 (27.03%) Firewall
3 9 (24.32%) Wireless
4 8 (21.62%) DHCP
4 8 (21.62%) DNS
4 8 (21.62%) LAN
4 8 (21.62%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) VoIP
6 1 (2.70%) DMZ
6 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.70%) SMTP
6 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (16.22%) Marketing
2 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 8 (21.62%) 2nd Line Support
1 8 (21.62%) Active Directory Support
1 8 (21.62%) IT Support
2 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Presales Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Service Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Team Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (5.41%) Active Directory Technician
6 2 (5.41%) Products Support Technician
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.70%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (16.22%) Apple TV
3 3 (8.11%) NHS
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.70%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Mac OS X
2 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
3 9 (24.32%) Apple iOS
3 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Vista
5 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
6 3 (8.11%) Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Android
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Server Monitoring
3 7 (18.92%) ITSM
4 6 (16.22%) Presales
4 6 (16.22%) Product Management
4 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.51%) Line Management
6 4 (10.81%) Break/Fix
6 4 (10.81%) CRM
6 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.41%) Customer-Centricity
8 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
8 2 (5.41%) People Management
8 2 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (5.41%) Project Management
8 2 (5.41%) Service Management
9 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) C
2 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.03%) Hyper-V
3 8 (21.62%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) FortiGate
2 6 (16.22%) SCCM
3 2 (5.41%) SCSM
4 1 (2.70%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.70%) vRealize
4 1 (2.70%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) Dell
3 10 (27.03%) Apple
3 10 (27.03%) Citrix
4 9 (24.32%) HP
5 8 (21.62%) Meru Networks
6 6 (16.22%) Cisco
6 6 (16.22%) Polycom
7 4 (10.81%) VMware
8 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) Riverbed