The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 150 161 156
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 28 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.84% 0.60% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.46% 3.79% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 20
Median salary £40,000 £24,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -44.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £21,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £51,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
Skype for Business
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
513 580 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.47% 15.92% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 405 475 505
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Skype for Business
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Derbyshire +27 11 £42,500 -17.47%
Nottinghamshire +9 8 £33,000 +37.50% 3
Leicestershire -2 6 £43,835 - 1
Northamptonshire +4 3 £31,000 -34.73%
Skype for Business
England

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 38 (60.32%) Microsoft
2 34 (53.97%) Windows
3 33 (52.38%) Active Directory
4 27 (42.86%) Skype
5 25 (39.68%) Office 365
6 19 (30.16%) VMware
7 17 (26.98%) SharePoint
7 17 (26.98%) Unified Communications
7 17 (26.98%) Windows Server
8 16 (25.40%) MS Exchange
9 15 (23.81%) Manufacturing
9 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (22.22%) Cisco
11 13 (20.63%) MS Office
11 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (19.05%) SCCM
12 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (19.05%) ITIL
12 12 (19.05%) Citrix
13 11 (17.46%) Firewall
13 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
14 9 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
14 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 9 (14.29%) WAN
15 8 (12.70%) VoIP
15 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
15 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
16 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
16 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 17 (26.98%) SharePoint
2 16 (25.40%) MS Exchange
3 9 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.17%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (20.63%) MS Office
2 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (39.68%) Office 365
2 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.76%) Yammer
5 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.17%) IaaS
6 1 (1.59%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.86%) Skype
2 17 (26.98%) Unified Communications
3 11 (17.46%) Firewall
4 9 (14.29%) WAN
5 8 (12.70%) VoIP
6 7 (11.11%) LAN
7 5 (7.94%) HTTPS
7 5 (7.94%) IP Telephony
7 5 (7.94%) VPN
8 4 (6.35%) DNS
8 4 (6.35%) SAN
9 3 (4.76%) MPLS
9 3 (4.76%) Wireless
10 2 (3.17%) DHCP
10 2 (3.17%) Ethernet
10 2 (3.17%) IMAP
10 2 (3.17%) NAS
10 2 (3.17%) SMTP
10 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Power BI
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (23.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Back Office
4 1 (1.59%) Games
4 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Administrator
2 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (9.52%) IT Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) IT Support
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Field Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Mac Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Server Support
7 3 (4.76%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) REST
2 2 (3.17%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (1.59%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.59%) HTML
3 1 (1.59%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.59%) IVR
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.97%) Windows
2 17 (26.98%) Windows Server
3 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.94%) Windows 10
6 5 (7.94%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.76%) Linux
7 3 (4.76%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.17%) Unix
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) ITIL
2 7 (11.11%) High Availability
2 7 (11.11%) Presales
3 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.35%) Migration
4 4 (6.35%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (6.35%) Scrum
5 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.76%) Logistics
5 3 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 2 (3.17%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.17%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.17%) Change Control
6 2 (3.17%) Change Management
6 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (3.17%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.17%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.76%) C#
3 2 (3.17%) SQL
4 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
1 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.94%) MCSA
3 5 (7.94%) MCSE
4 4 (6.35%) Degree
5 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.59%) CCNP
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.59%) MCP
6 1 (1.59%) MCTS
6 1 (1.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.35%) vSphere
5 2 (3.17%) Firmware
6 1 (1.59%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (19.05%) SCCM
2 2 (3.17%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (3.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (60.32%) Microsoft
2 19 (30.16%) VMware
3 14 (22.22%) Cisco
4 12 (19.05%) Citrix
5 6 (9.52%) Apple
6 5 (7.94%) Polycom
7 3 (4.76%) Cognizant
8 2 (3.17%) HP
8 2 (3.17%) Meraki
8 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.17%) Symantec
9 1 (1.59%) F5
9 1 (1.59%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.59%) IBM
9 1 (1.59%) Ipanema Technologies
9 1 (1.59%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle
9 1 (1.59%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.59%) Samsung
9 1 (1.59%) Siebel
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