The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 77 79 55
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 1 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.13% 0.12% 1.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.96% 0.79% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 10
Median salary £20,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
Skype for Business
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
104 126 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 13.81% 15.04% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83 103 120
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £48,000 £59,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Coventry

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

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 Coventry region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
1 5 (83.33%) Skype
2 4 (66.67%) AirWatch
2 4 (66.67%) Aruba
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (66.67%) NICE Systems
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Avaya
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) .NET

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Skype
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Network Communications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) AirWatch
1 4 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Aruba
1 4 (66.67%) Avaya
1 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) NICE Systems
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft