Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 109 109
Rank change year-on-year +40 0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.99% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.26% 1.37% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Cardiff median annual salary £36,250 £29,939 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.08% -20.16% +66.67%
10th Percentile £29,750 £21,700 £24,250
90th Percentile £42,875 £42,288 £48,750
South Wales median annual salary £32,500 £29,939 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.55% -20.16% -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 152 291 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 18.88% 20.77% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 139 270 195
Cardiff median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -1.93%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £37,263 £33,173
% change year-on-year -6.07% +12.33% -5.22%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Skype for Business as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Cardiff

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Cardiff

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Cardiff over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) Skype
1 8 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (62.50%) Office 365
3 4 (50.00%) DMZ
3 4 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) PBX
4 3 (37.50%) Avaya
4 3 (37.50%) BT
4 3 (37.50%) Handset
4 3 (37.50%) Mitel
4 3 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (37.50%) Polycom
4 3 (37.50%) Yealink
4 3 (37.50%) Sonus
4 3 (37.50%) Panasonic
5 1 (12.50%) PSTN
5 1 (12.50%) MCSE
5 1 (12.50%) MCSA

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) Skype
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) DMZ
2 4 (50.00%) PBX
3 3 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (12.50%) PSTN
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Avaya
2 3 (37.50%) BT
2 3 (37.50%) Mitel
2 3 (37.50%) Panasonic
2 3 (37.50%) Polycom
2 3 (37.50%) Sonus
2 3 (37.50%) Yealink