Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South West > Devon
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 - 81
Rank change year-on-year - +81 -26
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.44% - 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.77% - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Devon median annual salary £28,750 - £27,000
10th Percentile £22,050 - £24,500
90th Percentile £38,250 - £29,500
South West median annual salary £25,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -36.25% +6.67% -6.25%

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 Devon with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 103 169 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 18.53% 21.61% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 96 155 113
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +12.90% -1.59%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +8.57%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Devon

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Devon

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Devon over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Devon

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 19 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
Exeter - 5 £30,000 -
Barnstaple - 2 £28,500 -
Plymouth - 1 £27,500 -
Skype for Business
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Devon region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Skype
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (62.50%) EqualLogic
3 5 (62.50%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) Dell
3 5 (62.50%) MCSA
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) IBM
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Migration
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) MCITP
3 5 (62.50%) iSCSI
4 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
4 3 (37.50%) Sonus
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
1 6 (75.00%) Skype
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) iSCSI
3 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (12.50%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Communications Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Communications Support Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) MCITP
2 5 (62.50%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Dell
2 5 (62.50%) EqualLogic
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Sonus
4 2 (25.00%) Veeam