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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 155 154 175
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 23 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.73% 1.04% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.67% 5.44% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 35 27
Median salary £23,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.77% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £35,500 £17,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £65,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -2.43%
Skype for Business
South East

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
627 698 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.86% 19.10% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 566 616 717
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 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
Southampton +5 12 £31,750 -29.44%
Winchester - 4 £21,000 -
Portsmouth +11 2 £43,250 +1.76%
Fareham -4 1 £27,500 -26.66%
Farnborough -4 1 - -
Skype for Business
South East

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 43 (86.00%) Active Directory
2 40 (80.00%) Windows
3 30 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
5 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
6 18 (36.00%) SC Cleared
6 18 (36.00%) Security Cleared
6 18 (36.00%) VMware
7 17 (34.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (34.00%) Hyper-V
7 17 (34.00%) Citrix
7 17 (34.00%) Office 365
8 16 (32.00%) HP
8 16 (32.00%) SQL
9 15 (30.00%) EMC
9 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (28.00%) NetApp
10 14 (28.00%) Skype
11 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (26.00%) XenApp
11 13 (26.00%) PowerShell
11 13 (26.00%) Veeam
12 12 (24.00%) NetScaler
13 11 (22.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (22.00%) SCOM
14 10 (20.00%) Fat Client
14 10 (20.00%) Windows 7
14 10 (20.00%) Clustering
14 10 (20.00%) Change 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 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (18.00%) MS Office
2 5 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.00%) Office 365
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) Skype
2 12 (24.00%) NetScaler
3 6 (12.00%) WAN
4 5 (10.00%) LAN
4 5 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (6.00%) NAS
5 3 (6.00%) SAN
6 2 (4.00%) DNS
7 1 (2.00%) DHCP
7 1 (2.00%) Firewall
7 1 (2.00%) IMAP
7 1 (2.00%) PBX
7 1 (2.00%) SMTP
7 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) German Language
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Analyst
2 19 (38.00%) Support Analyst
3 14 (28.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) Administrator
4 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) Lync Engineer
4 12 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (22.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (22.00%) Support Engineer
5 11 (22.00%) Windows Engineer
6 10 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 10 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 10 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (20.00%) Citrix Analyst
6 10 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
6 10 (20.00%) Citrix Support
6 10 (20.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 10 (20.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Clustering
1 10 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 10 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 40 (80.00%) Windows
2 30 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (20.00%) Analytics
2 10 (20.00%) Change Management
2 10 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 6 (12.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (12.00%) ITIL
4 5 (10.00%) Document Management
5 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (4.00%) Service Management
7 1 (2.00%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.00%) Converged Infrastructure
7 1 (2.00%) ITSM
7 1 (2.00%) Migration
7 1 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.00%) Presales
7 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) SQL
2 13 (26.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.00%) MCSE
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.00%) MCITP
4 2 (4.00%) CCA
4 2 (4.00%) CCEA
4 2 (4.00%) CCNA
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) MCP
4 2 (4.00%) MCSA
4 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (86.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (34.00%) Hyper-V
2 17 (34.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (26.00%) XenApp
4 3 (6.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) SCOM
2 10 (20.00%) DatAdvantage
2 10 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (4.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (4.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.00%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.00%) VMware
3 17 (34.00%) Citrix
4 16 (32.00%) HP
5 15 (30.00%) EMC
6 14 (28.00%) NetApp
7 13 (26.00%) Veeam
8 10 (20.00%) Varonis
8 10 (20.00%) Wyse
9 8 (16.00%) Dot Hill
10 6 (12.00%) Dell
11 5 (10.00%) Cisco
12 3 (6.00%) Symantec
13 2 (4.00%) Dell Compellent
13 2 (4.00%) IBM
13 2 (4.00%) Remedy
13 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
14 1 (2.00%) 3PAR
14 1 (2.00%) Juniper
14 1 (2.00%) Sonus