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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
England / East Midlands
Rank 123 114 111
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 29 53 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.01% 1.66% 1.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.33% 10.00% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 49
Median salary £44,317 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.79% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

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
458 530 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.99% 16.61% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 352 371 504
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 23 February 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 23 February 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
Derbyshire +13 13 £45,188 -4.86%
Northamptonshire +20 10 £37,490 -2.62%
Nottinghamshire -16 3 £53,375 +42.33%
Leicestershire -17 3 £44,317 -0.22%
Skype for Business
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 46 (76.67%) Windows
2 45 (75.00%) Skype
3 41 (68.33%) Office 365
4 39 (65.00%) Windows Server
5 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
6 35 (58.33%) Active Directory
7 31 (51.67%) VMware
7 31 (51.67%) Hyper-V
8 24 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (36.67%) SharePoint
9 22 (36.67%) Firewall
10 21 (35.00%) Data Centre
11 20 (33.33%) Cisco
11 20 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (31.67%) SCCM
13 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
14 17 (28.33%) SQL
15 15 (25.00%) VoIP
15 15 (25.00%) WAN
16 14 (23.33%) MCSE
17 13 (21.67%) LAN
17 13 (21.67%) MPLS
18 12 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
18 12 (20.00%) Telecoms
18 12 (20.00%) ITIL
19 11 (18.33%) CCNA
19 11 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
19 11 (18.33%) Unified Communications
19 11 (18.33%) High Availability

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 22 (36.67%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.33%) CMS
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (68.33%) Office 365
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (75.00%) Skype
2 22 (36.67%) Firewall
3 15 (25.00%) VoIP
3 15 (25.00%) WAN
4 13 (21.67%) LAN
4 13 (21.67%) MPLS
5 12 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (18.33%) Unified Communications
7 10 (16.67%) Internet
8 5 (8.33%) DHCP
8 5 (8.33%) DNS
8 5 (8.33%) VPN
9 4 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (6.67%) SAN
9 4 (6.67%) VLAN
10 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.33%) NAS
10 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
11 1 (1.67%) GSM
11 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
General
1 12 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.67%) Back Office
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Office 365 Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Server Support
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Windows Server Support
8 3 (5.00%) Business Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Project Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Server Support Technician
8 3 (5.00%) Support Technician
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) .NET
1 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (3.33%) HTML
1 2 (3.33%) REST
1 2 (3.33%) SOAP
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
1 2 (3.33%) XML
1 2 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.33%) Clustering
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.33%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 46 (76.67%) Windows
2 39 (65.00%) Windows Server
3 24 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.67%) Linux
8 3 (5.00%) Unix
8 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) ITIL
2 11 (18.33%) High Availability
3 9 (15.00%) Presales
3 9 (15.00%) Project Management
4 8 (13.33%) Service Design
5 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.00%) CRM
7 3 (5.00%) Line Management
8 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.33%) Content Management
8 2 (3.33%) Data Integration
8 2 (3.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.33%) ERP
8 2 (3.33%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (3.33%) Product Management
8 2 (3.33%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.67%) Application Packaging
9 1 (1.67%) Business Development
9 1 (1.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.33%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (23.33%) MCSE
3 11 (18.33%) CCNA
3 11 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (15.00%) MCP
5 7 (11.67%) MCSA
5 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
5 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) Degree
6 2 (3.33%) MCITP
7 1 (1.67%) DBS Check
System Software
1 35 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 31 (51.67%) Hyper-V
3 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (13.33%) VMware Workstation
5 7 (11.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.67%) Firmware
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.67%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (31.67%) SCCM
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (6.67%) SCOM
4 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.67%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 31 (51.67%) VMware
3 20 (33.33%) Cisco
4 10 (16.67%) Meraki
5 9 (15.00%) NetApp
6 8 (13.33%) 3PAR
6 8 (13.33%) EMC
7 1 (1.67%) Apple
7 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.67%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.67%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (1.67%) Google
7 1 (1.67%) Polycom
7 1 (1.67%) QNAP
7 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.67%) Siebel
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - 45,750 per year + Benefits
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