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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Scotland > Glasgow
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 113 106
Rank change year-on-year +17 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.50% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.57% 0.79% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Glasgow median annual salary £36,750 £30,911 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.89% -  
Scotland median annual salary £49,000 £40,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +22.50% -30.43%  

Skype for Business is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 168 252 286
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 13.90% 19.52% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 166 220 299
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,675 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £62,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (81.82%) Office 365
3 9 (81.82%) Skype
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 7 (63.64%) Windows
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (54.55%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
7 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
7 3 (27.27%) SCCM
7 3 (27.27%) SCOM
7 3 (27.27%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
8 2 (18.18%) BitLocker
8 2 (18.18%) Firewall
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 2 (18.18%) DHCP
8 2 (18.18%) DNS
8 2 (18.18%) MCSE

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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (81.82%) Office 365
3 6 (54.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Skype
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) PBX
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Azure Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Azure Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) BitLocker
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle