The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 68 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.24% 0.17% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.27% 0.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £27,750 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% -3.40%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 79 159 98
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 18.81% 26.86% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 61 146 77
Median salary £45,000 £39,421 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.15% -1.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing Skype for Business as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Swindon

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (60.00%) IronPort
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) RightFax
3 3 (60.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) SMTP
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (20.00%) DBS Check

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SMTP
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Messaging Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (60.00%) SCOM
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) IronPort
2 3 (60.00%) RightFax
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (20.00%) Huawei
3 1 (20.00%) Meru Networks
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NEC
3 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (20.00%) VMware