The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 82 66
Rank change year-on-year +29 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 26 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.66% 0.40% 1.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.86% 2.33% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 15
Median salary £47,500 £25,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +90.00% -60.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,950 £24,500 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,100 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  

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 Oxford with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 175 129 126
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 24.61% 17.32% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 338 277 376
Median salary £68,500 £54,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.85% +27.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £55,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Oxford

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Oxford

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Oxford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 52 (96.30%) Microsoft
2 48 (88.89%) Windows
2 48 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 44 (81.48%) Skype
3 44 (81.48%) Office 365
4 41 (75.93%) Active Directory
5 37 (68.52%) PBX
5 37 (68.52%) PSTN
5 37 (68.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (68.52%) Hyper-V
5 37 (68.52%) Amazon AWS
6 36 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 34 (62.96%) Identity Management
7 34 (62.96%) SCCM
7 34 (62.96%) SCOM
8 28 (51.85%) IaaS
9 23 (42.59%) PowerShell
10 20 (37.04%) DHCP
10 20 (37.04%) LDAP
10 20 (37.04%) DNS
11 17 (31.48%) Kerberos
12 16 (29.63%) PaaS
13 12 (22.22%) Migration
14 10 (18.52%) Wireless
14 10 (18.52%) Firewall
14 10 (18.52%) Cisco IOS
14 10 (18.52%) Cisco
14 10 (18.52%) Forcepoint
14 10 (18.52%) VPN
14 10 (18.52%) WAAS

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 44 (81.48%) Office 365
2 37 (68.52%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (51.85%) IaaS
5 16 (29.63%) PaaS
6 9 (16.67%) SaaS
6 9 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (5.56%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 44 (81.48%) Skype
2 37 (68.52%) PBX
2 37 (68.52%) PSTN
3 20 (37.04%) DHCP
3 20 (37.04%) DNS
3 20 (37.04%) LDAP
4 17 (31.48%) Kerberos
5 10 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (18.52%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (18.52%) Cisco ISE
5 10 (18.52%) Cisco Wireless
5 10 (18.52%) Firewall
5 10 (18.52%) VPN
5 10 (18.52%) WAAS
5 10 (18.52%) Wireless
6 4 (7.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Analyst
1 19 (35.19%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Cisco Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Network Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Server Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Windows Server Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Office 365 Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) BYOD
1 9 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
1 9 (16.67%) PKI
2 3 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.85%) Clustering
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (88.89%) Windows
1 48 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 37 (68.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) Identity Management
2 12 (22.22%) Migration
3 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
3 10 (18.52%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.67%) Email Filtering
4 9 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (16.67%) Patch Management
4 9 (16.67%) Service Design
5 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 6 (11.11%) ITIL
5 6 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 6 (11.11%) Task Automation
6 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.85%) Critical Success Factor
7 1 (1.85%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.85%) Presales
7 1 (1.85%) Project Management
7 1 (1.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) MCSA
1 3 (5.56%) MCSE
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 41 (75.93%) Active Directory
2 37 (68.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 34 (62.96%) SCCM
1 34 (62.96%) SCOM
2 6 (11.11%) Puppet
2 6 (11.11%) Terraform
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 52 (96.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) Cisco
2 10 (18.52%) F5
2 10 (18.52%) Forcepoint
2 10 (18.52%) SolarWinds
3 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.85%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix
4 1 (1.85%) HP
4 1 (1.85%) VMware
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 7.5%
Posted: 6 days ago