Period
to 12 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 141 119 132
Rank change year-on-year -22 +13 +25
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.39% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.13% 0.86% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,500 £33,196 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.00% +25.27% -35.76%
10th Percentile £23,100 £21,914 £22,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,477 £30,350
South West median annual salary £38,750 £39,500 £25,250
% change year-on-year -1.90% +56.44% -36.88%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 329 233 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 18.21% 15.48% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 253 182 288
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,800 £28,525 £24,175
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Gloucestershire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Gloucestershire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Gloucestershire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2019. 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
Cheltenham -5 4 £33,000 +60.98%
Gloucester -28 3 £47,500 +3.51% 1
Skype for Business
South West

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Skype
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) OSPF
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) EIGRP
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 3 (42.86%) Azure
4 3 (42.86%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
4 3 (42.86%) Network Design
4 3 (42.86%) NX-OS
4 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) IPv4

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Skype
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (71.43%) EIGRP
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) VoIP
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Firepower
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (42.86%) NX-OS
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) HSRP
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) Multicast
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
1 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 1 (14.29%) ECDL
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds