Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 97 107
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 14 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.88% 0.73% 1.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.76% 3.57% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 19
Southampton median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% +11.84% -33.91%
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +11.84% -33.91%

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 Southampton with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 243 252 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 15.31% 20.55% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 230 236 323
Southampton median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - -2.60%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £48,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -5.00%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Southampton

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Southampton

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Southampton over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 10 (71.43%) Office 365
2 7 (50.00%) Skype
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Asset Management
4 5 (35.71%) SCCM
4 5 (35.71%) SCOM
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
4 5 (35.71%) User Experience
4 5 (35.71%) IT Asset Management
4 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
4 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) VoIP
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) WebEx
5 3 (21.43%) Telepresence
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
6 2 (14.29%) Polycom
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
6 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 2 (14.29%) CCNA
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Skype
2 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (21.43%) Telepresence
3 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
3 3 (21.43%) VoIP
3 3 (21.43%) WebEx
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) H.323
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) Intranet
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Lync Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (7.14%) Support Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Video\Live Streaming
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
4 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Asset Management
1 5 (35.71%) IT Asset Management
2 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
3 1 (7.14%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (7.14%) Conflict Management
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.14%) People Management
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) HNC
2 1 (7.14%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
1 5 (35.71%) SCOM
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Polycom
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam
4 1 (7.14%) VMware