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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
England / East Midlands
Rank 127 132 111
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 34 41 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.17% 1.28% 1.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.15% 7.12% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 46
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.87% -2.94%

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
417 576 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.33% 17.94% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 329 424 500
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Northamptonshire +19 13 £36,000 -6.49%
Derbyshire +20 10 £48,750 +18.18% 1
Nottinghamshire -17 7 £53,375 +52.50%
Leicestershire -16 3 £44,317 +1.09%
Lincolnshire -12 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Skype for Business
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 52 (77.61%) Skype
2 51 (76.12%) Windows
3 48 (71.64%) Office 365
4 42 (62.69%) Active Directory
5 41 (61.19%) Windows Server
6 40 (59.70%) Microsoft
7 39 (58.21%) VMware
8 36 (53.73%) Hyper-V
9 29 (43.28%) Firewall
10 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (40.30%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (37.31%) SCCM
12 25 (37.31%) SharePoint
13 24 (35.82%) Cisco
14 22 (32.84%) Data Centre
15 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
16 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (25.37%) SQL
18 16 (23.88%) WAN
19 15 (22.39%) Presales
19 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Azure
20 14 (20.90%) LAN
20 14 (20.90%) VoIP
21 13 (19.40%) ITIL
21 13 (19.40%) MCSE
21 13 (19.40%) MPLS
21 13 (19.40%) Meraki
22 12 (17.91%) Unified Communications
22 12 (17.91%) High Availability
22 12 (17.91%) Wi-Fi

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 25 (37.31%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.96%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.99%) CMS
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (71.64%) Office 365
2 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.48%) Yammer
5 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (77.61%) Skype
2 29 (43.28%) Firewall
3 16 (23.88%) WAN
4 14 (20.90%) LAN
4 14 (20.90%) VoIP
5 13 (19.40%) MPLS
6 12 (17.91%) Unified Communications
6 12 (17.91%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (14.93%) Internet
8 5 (7.46%) DHCP
8 5 (7.46%) DNS
8 5 (7.46%) VPN
9 4 (5.97%) SAN
10 3 (4.48%) GSM
10 3 (4.48%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.99%) NAS
11 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.99%) VLAN
12 1 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (1.49%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) Power BI
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
General
1 12 (17.91%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Back Office
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (16.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (14.93%) Network Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Consultant
7 6 (8.96%) Project Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Administrator
8 4 (5.97%) Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Office 365 Consultant
8 4 (5.97%) Windows Administrator
9 3 (4.48%) Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Desktop Support
9 3 (4.48%) Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) REST
2 2 (2.99%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.99%) HTML
2 2 (2.99%) SOAP
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
2 2 (2.99%) XML
2 2 (2.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.84%) Data Centre
2 10 (14.93%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.99%) Clustering
3 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.99%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.99%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.99%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 51 (76.12%) Windows
2 41 (61.19%) Windows Server
3 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (16.42%) Windows 10
5 7 (10.45%) Windows 8
6 6 (8.96%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.46%) Linux
8 4 (5.97%) Unix
9 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Presales
2 13 (19.40%) ITIL
3 12 (17.91%) High Availability
4 11 (16.42%) Project Management
5 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.94%) Service Design
7 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.97%) Scrum
10 3 (4.48%) Application Packaging
10 3 (4.48%) CRM
10 3 (4.48%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.48%) Line Management
10 3 (4.48%) Process Improvement
10 3 (4.48%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (2.99%) Content Management
11 2 (2.99%) ERP
11 2 (2.99%) Performance Optimisation
11 2 (2.99%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.37%) SQL
2 9 (13.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.48%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (19.40%) MCSE
3 11 (16.42%) CCNA
3 11 (16.42%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (11.94%) MCP
5 6 (8.96%) MCSA
5 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.99%) Degree
6 2 (2.99%) MCITP
7 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
System Software
1 42 (62.69%) Active Directory
2 36 (53.73%) Hyper-V
3 27 (40.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (11.94%) VMware ESX
4 8 (11.94%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (4.48%) Firmware
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.49%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (37.31%) SCCM
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (8.96%) SCOM
4 3 (4.48%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (59.70%) Microsoft
2 39 (58.21%) VMware
3 24 (35.82%) Cisco
4 13 (19.40%) Meraki
5 9 (13.43%) NetApp
6 8 (11.94%) 3PAR
6 8 (11.94%) EMC
7 6 (8.96%) Apple
8 3 (4.48%) Cognizant
8 3 (4.48%) Polycom
9 2 (2.99%) Citrix
9 2 (2.99%) HP
10 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.49%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.49%) Google
10 1 (1.49%) QNAP
10 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.49%) Siebel
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