Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 - 70
Rank change year-on-year - +70 +24
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 2 0 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.18% - 3.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.88% - 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 52
Dorset median annual salary £27,500 - £28,500
10th Percentile £26,150 - £19,750
90th Percentile £30,050 - £41,250
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 Dorset with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 227 260 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 20.05% 24.12% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 200 234 290
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £37,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.16% +13.85% -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,225 £22,950 £21,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £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 Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Dorset

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Dorset

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 6 months to 23 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
Bournemouth - 2 £27,500 -
Skype for Business
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware