Period
to 22 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 152 146
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6 +27
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 5 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.19% 0.86% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.31% 4.93% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 23
Oxfordshire median annual salary £70,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +86.67% -21.05% +15.15%
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -6.98%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 381 527 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 14.42% 17.36% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 317 436 335
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Oxfordshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Oxfordshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Oxfordshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2018. 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
Oxford -13 2 £70,000 +21.74% 1
Witney -3 1 £22,000 -32.31% 1
Skype for Business
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Apple
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) G Suite
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) Veeam
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) G Suite
3 2 (40.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (40.00%) BYOD
2 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (40.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Presales
1 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (40.00%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 2 (40.00%) SmoothWall
2 2 (40.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Apple
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) Google
4 2 (40.00%) Sophos
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) Veeam