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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 148 177 156
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -21
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 28 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.88% 0.42% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.81% 2.45% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 15
Median salary £40,000 £22,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -52.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £21,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,351 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
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
482 652 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.08% 17.03% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 352 526 531
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Nottinghamshire +14 16 £40,000 +86.04% 2
Derbyshire +30 5 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Leicestershire -1 5 £43,835 -7.71%
Lincolnshire - 1 £23,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £31,000 - 1
Skype for Business
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 43 (69.35%) Active Directory
2 41 (66.13%) Windows
3 33 (53.23%) Office 365
4 32 (51.61%) Skype
4 32 (51.61%) Microsoft
5 26 (41.94%) VMware
5 26 (41.94%) Windows Server
6 24 (38.71%) Cisco
6 24 (38.71%) Firewall
7 21 (33.87%) SCCM
8 20 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (32.26%) Hyper-V
8 20 (32.26%) SharePoint
9 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
12 14 (22.58%) Windows 10
13 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
13 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
13 13 (20.97%) WAN
14 12 (19.35%) MS Office
14 12 (19.35%) Data Centre
14 12 (19.35%) Presales
14 12 (19.35%) High Availability
15 11 (17.74%) Windows 8
15 11 (17.74%) LAN
15 11 (17.74%) VoIP
15 11 (17.74%) Manufacturing
16 10 (16.13%) PowerShell

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 20 (32.26%) SharePoint
2 16 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
4 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Office
2 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (53.23%) Office 365
2 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.06%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (6.45%) Yammer
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (51.61%) Skype
2 24 (38.71%) Firewall
3 13 (20.97%) WAN
4 11 (17.74%) LAN
4 11 (17.74%) VoIP
5 9 (14.52%) Unified Communications
6 7 (11.29%) MPLS
7 6 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (8.06%) DNS
8 5 (8.06%) HTTPS
8 5 (8.06%) Internet
8 5 (8.06%) IP Telephony
8 5 (8.06%) VPN
9 4 (6.45%) SAN
10 3 (4.84%) DHCP
10 3 (4.84%) GSM
10 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
11 2 (3.23%) IMAP
11 2 (3.23%) NAS
11 2 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) Power BI
3 3 (4.84%) Data Mining
General
1 11 (17.74%) Manufacturing
2 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Administrator
1 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (12.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (9.68%) Analyst
3 6 (9.68%) Project Engineer
3 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (8.06%) IT Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Developer
5 4 (6.45%) IT Support
5 4 (6.45%) Network Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Office 365 Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 4 (6.45%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.84%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.68%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.45%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 41 (66.13%) Windows
2 26 (41.94%) Windows Server
3 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
5 14 (22.58%) Windows 10
6 11 (17.74%) Windows 8
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.84%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.23%) Linux
10 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) High Availability
1 12 (19.35%) Presales
2 10 (16.13%) ITIL
3 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.06%) Scrum
5 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.45%) Project Management
5 4 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (6.45%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.84%) Application Packaging
6 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.23%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.23%) Logistics
7 2 (3.23%) Migration
7 2 (3.23%) Patch Management
7 2 (3.23%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.61%) Change Control
8 1 (1.61%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (1.61%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.68%) SQL
3 4 (6.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.52%) MCSE
3 5 (8.06%) CCNA
3 5 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.45%) MCSA
5 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.23%) Degree
6 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.61%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.61%) MCP
7 1 (1.61%) MCTS
System Software
1 43 (69.35%) Active Directory
2 20 (32.26%) Hyper-V
2 20 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.29%) VMware ESX
4 4 (6.45%) vSphere
5 3 (4.84%) Firmware
6 1 (1.61%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (33.87%) SCCM
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (8.06%) SCOM
4 3 (4.84%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 32 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.94%) VMware
3 24 (38.71%) Cisco
4 10 (16.13%) Meraki
5 9 (14.52%) Apple
6 6 (9.68%) Citrix
6 6 (9.68%) Polycom
7 4 (6.45%) Cognizant
8 2 (3.23%) HP
8 2 (3.23%) NetApp
9 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.61%) arcserve
9 1 (1.61%) Avaya
9 1 (1.61%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (1.61%) EMC
9 1 (1.61%) QNAP
9 1 (1.61%) Samsung
9 1 (1.61%) Symantec
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