The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 60 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.82% 1.24% 2.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.13% 3.36% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Skype for Business
West Sussex

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

Application Platforms Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
96 149 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 26.37% 37.06% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 93 135 106
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,450 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Crawley

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Crawley region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) Avaya
4 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) CCIE
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Crawley region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) PABX
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCSM
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) arcserve
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (16.67%) Lumension
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos
4 1 (16.67%) VMware