Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 91 97
Rank change year-on-year -22 +6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 6 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.41% 1.70% 1.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.26% 7.64% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 18
Southampton median annual salary £50,000 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -15.56% +153.52%
10th Percentile £31,000 £21,050 £20,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -33.33% +16.13%

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 265 301 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 18.05% 22.25% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 236 272 247
Southampton median annual salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.32% +1.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £21,950
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +9.33%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Skype
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Travis CI
3 3 (50.00%) Rackspace
3 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (50.00%) Rackspace Cloud
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Docker
3 3 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Google
3 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) LDAP
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server

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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
1 3 (50.00%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Skype
2 3 (50.00%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) Travis CI
1 3 (50.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Lync Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Google
2 3 (50.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix