Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 75 76
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.79% 0.95% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.15% 5.08% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £28,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.13% -17.86% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £22,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £48,625 £37,500 £45,000
South West median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -12.50% -

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 65 118 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 12.80% 18.70% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 50 110 174
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.72% -0.71%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,450 £21,825
90th Percentile £61,250 £48,875 £70,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

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 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 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
Exeter +25 2 £43,750 +45.83%
Skype for Business
South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Devon region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Sonus
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications

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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Messaging Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Specialist
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Sonus
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel