The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 86 125 110
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -15
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 6 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.59% 0.35% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.51% 1.86% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 15
Median salary £32,375 £45,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.05% +80.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £41,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,050 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
Skype for Business
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
171 322 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.81% 18.74% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 150 231 309
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Skype for Business as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Cheshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 4 £24,750 -
Warrington +17 1 £61,500 -
Runcorn -1 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Skype for Business
North West

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) SCCM
3 7 (70.00%) NetScaler
4 5 (50.00%) Office 365
4 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (50.00%) Apple
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Time Management
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Mac OS
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (40.00%) Web Filtering
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development
6 3 (30.00%) Presales
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (30.00%) vSphere
6 3 (30.00%) XenApp

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Drupal
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Wintel Support
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (40.00%) Time Management
1 4 (40.00%) Web Filtering
2 3 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (30.00%) Presales
2 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Cluster Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Exploratory Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (30.00%) Python
1 3 (30.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCA
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (30.00%) vSphere
1 3 (30.00%) XenApp
1 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (30.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) Apple
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) AppSense
5 3 (30.00%) EMC
5 3 (30.00%) NetApp
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Minitab
6 1 (10.00%) Polycom
6 1 (10.00%) Samsung
6 1 (10.00%) Verint
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