Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 101 140
Rank change year-on-year -19 +39 -3
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 34 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.49% 0.96% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.54% 6.16% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 8
Glasgow median annual salary £48,750 £49,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.51% +4.26% +4.44%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £58,250 £49,992
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £49,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79% -3.33%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 398 292 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.46% 15.57% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 255 179 372
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,450 £27,900 £28,775
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% +6.25%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Glasgow

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Glasgow

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 32 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 31 (91.18%) Active Directory
3 28 (82.35%) ITIL
4 27 (79.41%) Skype
5 17 (50.00%) Office 365
6 16 (47.06%) ITIL V3
6 16 (47.06%) Driving Licence
6 16 (47.06%) SharePoint
7 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
8 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
8 11 (32.35%) VMware
8 11 (32.35%) Windows
9 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (26.47%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
10 9 (26.47%) DHCP
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (26.47%) DNS
11 8 (23.53%) SQL
12 7 (20.59%) Linux
12 7 (20.59%) Cisco
12 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (20.59%) Avaya
12 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (20.59%) SCCM
13 6 (17.65%) VLAN
13 6 (17.65%) iPhone
13 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (17.65%) Windows 7

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 16 (47.06%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (50.00%) Office 365
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (17.65%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (5.88%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (79.41%) Skype
2 9 (26.47%) DHCP
2 9 (26.47%) DNS
3 6 (17.65%) Firewall
3 6 (17.65%) VLAN
3 6 (17.65%) VPN
3 6 (17.65%) Wireless
4 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.94%) ADSL
5 1 (2.94%) Broadband
5 1 (2.94%) CTI
5 1 (2.94%) PBX
5 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (5.88%) Retail Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Consultant
1 16 (47.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 16 (47.06%) IT Consultant
1 16 (47.06%) Senior Consultant
1 16 (47.06%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
1 16 (47.06%) Senior IT Consultant
2 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Team Leader
6 3 (8.82%) Designer
6 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Office 365 Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Support
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Driving Licence
2 6 (17.65%) iPhone
3 3 (8.82%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
1 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
2 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (17.65%) Solaris
3 6 (17.65%) Unix
3 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) ITIL
2 16 (47.06%) ITIL V3
3 6 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (17.65%) Innovative Thinking
3 6 (17.65%) Patch Management
4 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.76%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Measurement
6 2 (5.88%) Service Design
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.88%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.94%) Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) CRM
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
7 1 (2.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) MCSE
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (91.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (26.47%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (17.65%) vSphere
5 4 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (8.82%) ISA Server
6 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) SCCM
2 6 (17.65%) Backup Exec
2 6 (17.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (17.65%) Malwarebytes
2 6 (17.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (17.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (8.82%) SCOM
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) Avaya
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco
4 6 (17.65%) Apple
4 6 (17.65%) Dell
4 6 (17.65%) Palo Alto
4 6 (17.65%) Sophos
4 6 (17.65%) Symantec
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
5 3 (8.82%) Veritas
6 1 (2.94%) EMC
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) Samsung