The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 157 156 132
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -24
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 8 25 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.27% 0.78% 1.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.57% 4.04% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 63
Median salary £66,250 £40,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+65.62% -24.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £37,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £67,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,317 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -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 Hampshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
511 619 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.22% 19.34% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 430 551 685
Median salary £40,000 £41,674 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.01% +4.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Hampshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Southampton +2 4 - -
Fareham -2 1 - -
Farnborough -12 1 - -
Skype for Business
South East

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 19 (73.08%) Office 365
2 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
3 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) Windows
5 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
6 10 (38.46%) Finance
6 10 (38.46%) Skype
7 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
8 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 6 (23.08%) Citrix
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
9 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
9 5 (19.23%) MCSE
9 5 (19.23%) MS Office
10 4 (15.38%) SQL
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 4 (15.38%) Cisco
10 4 (15.38%) VMware
10 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
10 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
11 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (11.54%) MCITP
11 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (11.54%) EMC
11 3 (11.54%) Document Management

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
2 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (19.23%) MS Office
3 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (73.08%) Office 365
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Skype
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
2 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Pentaho
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Billing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Applications Manager
1 8 (30.77%) Office 365 Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) IT Support
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Support
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) IT Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.85%) CMDB
2 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.85%) FlexPod
2 1 (3.85%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 3 (11.54%) Document Management
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.85%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Database Security
4 1 (3.85%) Database Tuning
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) ITSM
4 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.85%) Presales
4 1 (3.85%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) MCSE
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
4 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (3.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) EMC
4 3 (11.54%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) Dell
5 2 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.85%) Avaya
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.85%) Polycom
6 1 (3.85%) Remedy
6 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.85%) Sonus
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) Veeam