Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 123 151
Rank change year-on-year -6 +28 +1
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 21 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.91% 0.78% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.95% 4.44% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 3
Glasgow median annual salary £37,500 £49,000 £51,677
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.47% -5.18% -
10th Percentile £31,700 £41,250 £27,103
90th Percentile £48,750 £58,250 £59,168
Scotland median annual salary £48,750 £49,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.51% +40.00% -24.32%

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 353 383 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.27% 17.68% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 196 209 349
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,375 £27,950 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,875 £57,500 £56,400
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Glasgow

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

1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 18 (85.71%) Office 365
3 16 (76.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (76.19%) SharePoint
4 14 (66.67%) Skype
5 12 (57.14%) PowerShell
5 12 (57.14%) ITIL
6 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (47.62%) DHCP
7 10 (47.62%) DNS
7 10 (47.62%) Windows
7 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
8 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (42.86%) VMware
8 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
9 7 (33.33%) SQL
9 7 (33.33%) Linux
9 7 (33.33%) Cisco
9 7 (33.33%) Avaya
10 6 (28.57%) Dell
10 6 (28.57%) VPN
10 6 (28.57%) Solaris
10 6 (28.57%) Unix
10 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (28.57%) Firewall
10 6 (28.57%) Wireless
10 6 (28.57%) Backup Exec
10 6 (28.57%) Apple

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 (76.19%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (85.71%) Office 365
2 16 (76.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (28.57%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (23.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (9.52%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Skype
2 10 (47.62%) DHCP
2 10 (47.62%) DNS
3 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) VLAN
3 6 (28.57%) VPN
3 6 (28.57%) Wireless
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) PBX
6 1 (4.76%) ADSL
6 1 (4.76%) Broadband
6 1 (4.76%) CTI
6 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Team Leader
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) Designer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Senior IT Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Support
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Designer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) iPhone
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.76%) Handset
4 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
1 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) Solaris
3 6 (28.57%) Unix
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Phone
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (28.57%) Innovative Thinking
2 6 (28.57%) Patch Management
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Measurement
4 2 (9.52%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Service Design
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.76%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ECDL
1 2 (9.52%) MCSE
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (28.57%) vSphere
4 3 (14.29%) ISA Server
4 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 6 (28.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (28.57%) Malwarebytes
1 6 (28.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (23.81%) SCCM
3 3 (14.29%) SCOM
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Avaya
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 6 (28.57%) Apple
4 6 (28.57%) Dell
4 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 6 (28.57%) Sophos
4 6 (28.57%) Symantec
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) Veritas
6 1 (4.76%) EMC
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Samsung