The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 202 218 212
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 47 56 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.74% 0.76% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.36% 4.36% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 34 51 34
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -18.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,050 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,781
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.34%
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 of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1078 1285 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.93% 17.52% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 917 1081 1382
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in the East of England

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in the East of England

Skype for Business
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Hertfordshire +26 27 £54,500 +21.11% 4
Cambridgeshire -5 10 £43,500 +12.98% 1
Suffolk -1 4 £50,000 +16.27%
Norfolk -7 3 £27,500 -17.91%
Bedfordshire +16 2 £43,750 +16.66%
Essex +1 1 £36,000 -48.57% 1
Skype for Business
England

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 of England region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 77 (77.00%) Microsoft
2 70 (70.00%) Windows
3 59 (59.00%) Active Directory
3 59 (59.00%) Office 365
4 48 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (46.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (43.00%) Skype
7 41 (41.00%) MS Exchange
8 36 (36.00%) Windows Server
9 33 (33.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (32.00%) DNS
10 32 (32.00%) VMware
11 31 (31.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 29 (29.00%) DHCP
12 29 (29.00%) VPN
12 29 (29.00%) Firewall
13 27 (27.00%) VoIP
14 26 (26.00%) MCSE
15 25 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 25 (25.00%) MCITP
16 23 (23.00%) WAN
17 22 (22.00%) LAN
17 22 (22.00%) PBX
17 22 (22.00%) ITIL
17 22 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2010
18 19 (19.00%) MPLS
18 19 (19.00%) Hyper-V
19 18 (18.00%) SharePoint
19 18 (18.00%) Mentoring

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 41 (41.00%) MS Exchange
2 22 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (18.00%) SharePoint
4 16 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (7.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (4.00%) Apache
7 3 (3.00%) IIS
8 2 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.00%) nginx
9 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.00%) IBM Domino
9 1 (1.00%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (17.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.00%) MS Office
3 6 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (6.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) assyst
1 1 (1.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 59 (59.00%) Office 365
2 31 (31.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (12.00%) PaaS
5 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.00%) Yammer
6 2 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.00%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.00%) IaaS
7 1 (1.00%) iTunes
7 1 (1.00%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (43.00%) Skype
2 32 (32.00%) DNS
3 29 (29.00%) DHCP
3 29 (29.00%) Firewall
3 29 (29.00%) VPN
4 27 (27.00%) VoIP
5 23 (23.00%) WAN
6 22 (22.00%) LAN
6 22 (22.00%) PBX
7 19 (19.00%) MPLS
8 15 (15.00%) VLAN
9 14 (14.00%) ISDN
10 11 (11.00%) Remote Desktop
10 11 (11.00%) Unified Communications
11 7 (7.00%) PSTN
11 7 (7.00%) SSL
12 6 (6.00%) LDAP
13 5 (5.00%) IPsec
13 5 (5.00%) TCP/IP
13 5 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.00%) MySQL
2 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.00%) JIRA
1 2 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 11 (11.00%) Retail
2 4 (4.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (37.00%) Consultant
2 23 (23.00%) Azure Consultant
2 23 (23.00%) Office 365 Consultant
3 20 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 18 (18.00%) Cloud Consultant
5 17 (17.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Consultant
7 12 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 12 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (11.00%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (9.00%) Analyst
10 9 (9.00%) Linux Support
10 9 (9.00%) Linux Support Engineer
11 8 (8.00%) Business Consultant
11 8 (8.00%) Desktop Support
11 8 (8.00%) Office 365 Engineer
11 8 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
12 7 (7.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
12 7 (7.00%) Hyper-V Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) .NET
1 2 (2.00%) Buildbot
1 2 (2.00%) COM
1 2 (2.00%) J2EE
1 2 (2.00%) JSON
1 2 (2.00%) LAMP
1 2 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (2.00%) SAML
1 2 (2.00%) Web Services
1 2 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.00%) Driving Licence
3 8 (8.00%) Handset
4 6 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.00%) Physics
6 2 (2.00%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.00%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.00%) CESG
7 1 (1.00%) CMDB
7 1 (1.00%) iPad
7 1 (1.00%) iPhone
7 1 (1.00%) Tandem
7 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (70.00%) Windows
2 48 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 46 (46.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (36.00%) Windows Server
5 25 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (14.00%) Linux
7 13 (13.00%) Windows 7
8 11 (11.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (6.00%) Windows 10
9 6 (6.00%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.00%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.00%) Android
11 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.00%) CentOS
11 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.00%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.00%) ITIL
2 18 (18.00%) Mentoring
3 14 (14.00%) Presales
4 11 (11.00%) Coaching
4 11 (11.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (6.00%) Migration
5 6 (6.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 6 (6.00%) Project Management
5 6 (6.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.00%) High Availability
7 4 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.00%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (3.00%) Change Management
8 3 (3.00%) ERP
8 3 (3.00%) Network Management
8 3 (3.00%) Requirements Management
8 3 (3.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.00%) C
2 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.00%) Java
3 2 (2.00%) Perl
3 2 (2.00%) Python
3 2 (2.00%) Ruby
3 2 (2.00%) SQL
4 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (33.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (26.00%) MCSE
3 25 (25.00%) MCITP
4 15 (15.00%) Degree
5 14 (14.00%) MCTS
6 12 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (11.00%) CCNA
8 7 (7.00%) MCSA
9 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
9 5 (5.00%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (2.00%) A+ Certification
11 2 (2.00%) APMP
11 2 (2.00%) CCNP
11 2 (2.00%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.00%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.00%) CCDA
12 1 (1.00%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) SAS 70
System Software
1 59 (59.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (19.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.00%) Terminal Services
4 11 (11.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.00%) NFS
5 2 (2.00%) Samba
5 2 (2.00%) vSphere
6 1 (1.00%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.00%) UAG
6 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.00%) XenApp
6 1 (1.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (16.00%) SCOM
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (4.00%) SCCM
3 3 (3.00%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.00%) Ansible
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.00%) Puppet
4 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 77 (77.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (32.00%) VMware
3 16 (16.00%) Cisco
4 15 (15.00%) CheckPoint
5 13 (13.00%) Citrix
6 12 (12.00%) HP
7 8 (8.00%) Sonus
8 6 (6.00%) Oracle
9 5 (5.00%) Apple
9 5 (5.00%) Avaya
10 4 (4.00%) Dell
10 4 (4.00%) Juniper
10 4 (4.00%) Mitel
11 3 (3.00%) Aruba
11 3 (3.00%) BT
12 2 (2.00%) Clearswift
12 2 (2.00%) F5
12 2 (2.00%) NetApp
12 2 (2.00%) Proofpoint
12 2 (2.00%) Symantec
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