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 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)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 59 - 63
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.92% - 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.90% - 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Median salary £45,000 - £32,750
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 Cardiff with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 102 88 111
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 18.72% 12.55% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 96 75 104
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Cardiff

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (66.67%) Skype
3 5 (55.56%) WebEx
3 5 (55.56%) Unified Communications
3 5 (55.56%) Billing
3 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 5 (55.56%) QA
3 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Avaya
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) nginx
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (22.22%) IaaS
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server

Skype for Business
Top Related 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 2 (22.22%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Skype
2 5 (55.56%) Unified Communications
2 5 (55.56%) WebEx
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 5 (55.56%) Billing
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) UAT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) QA Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
1 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Avaya
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago