Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 102 168
Rank change year-on-year -67 +66 -37
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 5 72 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.17% 2.55% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.06% 12.59% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 60 24
Oxfordshire median annual salary £24,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.67% - -21.74%
10th Percentile £21,100 £31,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £26,100 £63,750 £50,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% +5.26% -10.59%

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 473 572 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 16.20% 20.25% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 422 482 373
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,750 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.95% +7.47% +2.35%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £74,425 £68,100
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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
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 16 August 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 -58 2 - -
Witney -2 1 £22,000 -32.31%
Skype for Business
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 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%) Skype
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Debian
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) IPv6
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix

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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) IPv6
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Debian
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) VMware