Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 230 198
Rank change year-on-year +21 -32 +22
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 45 44 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.72% 0.64% 1.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.78% 3.29% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 65
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -27.78% +14.65%
10th Percentile £25,500 £19,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £54,125 £53,500 £71,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -5.56%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1192 1336 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.01% 19.46% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 1160 1241
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.44% +9.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,525 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Hampshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Hampshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Hampshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Portsmouth -4 16 £42,500 +25.00%
Fareham +16 10 £26,000 -5.45%
Southampton -24 6 £50,000 +31.58% 1
Winchester -3 3 £55,000 +161.90% 1
Farnborough -3 3 - -
Basingstoke - 2 £37,500 -
Skype for Business
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 37 (82.22%) Windows
2 36 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 32 (71.11%) Active Directory
4 30 (66.67%) VMware
4 30 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 28 (62.22%) Skype
6 26 (57.78%) MS Exchange
7 23 (51.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (40.00%) Hyper-V
9 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (33.33%) Linux
11 14 (31.11%) SQL
11 14 (31.11%) Incident Management
11 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (31.11%) PowerShell
12 13 (28.89%) Service Delivery
12 13 (28.89%) MCSE
12 13 (28.89%) Windows 10
13 12 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (26.67%) vSphere
13 12 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (26.67%) ITIL
13 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
13 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
13 12 (26.67%) SCCM
13 12 (26.67%) WSUS
14 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
14 11 (24.44%) MCP

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 26 (57.78%) MS Exchange
2 12 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (17.78%) IIS
4 4 (8.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) TPMS
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Infor M3
1 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (20.00%) Office 365
3 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (6.67%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (4.44%) IaaS
5 2 (4.44%) OneDrive
5 2 (4.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (62.22%) Skype
2 8 (17.78%) VPN
3 7 (15.56%) SAN
4 6 (13.33%) DHCP
4 6 (13.33%) Firewall
5 5 (11.11%) DNS
5 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.89%) LAN
6 4 (8.89%) PBX
7 3 (6.67%) BGP
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.67%) EIGRP
7 3 (6.67%) Ethernet
7 3 (6.67%) LDAP
7 3 (6.67%) MPLS
7 3 (6.67%) OSPF
7 3 (6.67%) Unified Communications
7 3 (6.67%) VoIP
7 3 (6.67%) WAN
7 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.67%) Travis CI
1 3 (6.67%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Consultant
3 9 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 6 (13.33%) Server Support
7 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (8.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 4 (8.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support
9 3 (6.67%) Head of Networks
9 3 (6.67%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) COM
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
1 4 (8.89%) Clustering
1 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) PKI
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
4 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (82.22%) Windows
2 30 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 23 (51.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (33.33%) Linux
6 13 (28.89%) Windows 10
7 8 (17.78%) CentOS
8 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
9 3 (6.67%) Unix
10 2 (4.44%) Android
10 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
10 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Incident Management
2 13 (28.89%) Service Delivery
3 12 (26.67%) ITIL
4 11 (24.44%) CRM
5 9 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 9 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 8 (17.78%) Customer-Centricity
6 8 (17.78%) High Availability
6 8 (17.78%) Release Management
6 8 (17.78%) Time Management
7 6 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
8 4 (8.89%) ITSM
8 4 (8.89%) Migration
8 4 (8.89%) Network Design
8 4 (8.89%) Security Patching
9 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
9 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) PowerShell
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.67%) PHP
3 3 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (28.89%) MCSE
3 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 11 (24.44%) MCP
4 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
5 8 (17.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (11.11%) MCSA
7 3 (6.67%) CCDP
7 3 (6.67%) CCNP
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.67%) Degree
7 3 (6.67%) MCITP
7 3 (6.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (71.11%) Active Directory
2 18 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (26.67%) vSphere
5 4 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (6.67%) Docker
6 3 (6.67%) Firmware
7 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.44%) XenServer
8 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) SCCM
1 12 (26.67%) WSUS
2 7 (15.56%) SCOM
3 4 (8.89%) DatAdvantage
3 4 (8.89%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (6.67%) Puppet
5 2 (4.44%) Backup Exec
5 2 (4.44%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.44%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (66.67%) VMware
3 10 (22.22%) Citrix
4 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
5 5 (11.11%) Cisco
6 4 (8.89%) Dell
6 4 (8.89%) NetApp
6 4 (8.89%) Trend Micro
6 4 (8.89%) Varonis
7 3 (6.67%) Aerohive Networks
7 3 (6.67%) Avaya
7 3 (6.67%) F5
7 3 (6.67%) Google
7 3 (6.67%) Rackspace
8 2 (4.44%) CommVault
8 2 (4.44%) EMC
8 2 (4.44%) HP
8 2 (4.44%) IBM
8 2 (4.44%) Polycom
8 2 (4.44%) Symantec