Period
to 28 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 244 135 210
Rank change year-on-year -109 +75 +28
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 9 19 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.15% 0.76% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.10% 5.08% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 39
10th Percentile £32,400 £39,550 £27,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £39,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £40,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +29.63% -19.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £75,000 £44,250
90th Percentile - - £45,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -23.81% +20.69% -7.94%

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 the East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 820 374 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.79% 14.97% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 431 272 693
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £31,063 £33,287 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.21% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £71,000 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Skype for Business as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in the East of England

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Skype for Business in the East of England.

Salary trend for Skype for Business in the East of England

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Skype for Business in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in the East of England

Skype for Business
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -49 6 £60,000 -14.29%
Hertfordshire -91 3 £35,000 -33.33%
Skype for Business
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Skype
2 7 (77.78%) Social Skills
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) Identity Management
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) Azure
3 6 (66.67%) AWS
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
4 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
4 5 (55.56%) Change Management
4 5 (55.56%) Replication
4 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
4 5 (55.56%) SLA
4 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
4 5 (55.56%) DHCP
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (33.33%) SCCM
6 3 (33.33%) SCVMM
6 3 (33.33%) LAN
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) AWS
1 6 (66.67%) Azure
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 3 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Azure Cosmos DB
2 3 (33.33%) IaaS
2 3 (33.33%) OneDrive
2 3 (33.33%) PaaS
2 3 (33.33%) Route 53
2 3 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Skype
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) Intranet
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Social Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) IT Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Replication
2 3 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Identity Management
3 5 (55.56%) Change Management
3 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
2 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
1 3 (33.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) CloudEndure
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Veeam