The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 149 137 134
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 16 50 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.58% 1.43% 1.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.67% 6.98% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 42 57
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -23.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
Skype for Business
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
436 716 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.93% 20.53% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 368 528 637
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Leeds

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Leeds

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 60 (89.55%) Microsoft
1 60 (89.55%) Active Directory
2 39 (58.21%) MS Exchange
2 39 (58.21%) VMware
3 36 (53.73%) Windows
4 33 (49.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (38.81%) Skype
6 25 (37.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (35.82%) PowerShell
8 21 (31.34%) ITIL
9 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (28.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 19 (28.36%) Exchange Server 2013
10 18 (26.87%) Cisco
10 18 (26.87%) MCSE
10 18 (26.87%) Office Communications Server
11 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 17 (25.37%) Migration
11 17 (25.37%) e-Learning
11 17 (25.37%) Change Management
11 17 (25.37%) E-Discovery
11 17 (25.37%) Virtual Servers
12 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
12 16 (23.88%) MCITP
13 15 (22.39%) Citrix
13 15 (22.39%) Data Centre
14 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (20.90%) Law
15 13 (19.40%) Finance

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 39 (58.21%) MS Exchange
2 19 (28.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (28.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (26.87%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (5.97%) IIS
4 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Office
2 10 (14.93%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) Office 365
2 1 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (38.81%) Skype
2 12 (17.91%) NAS
2 12 (17.91%) SAN
3 9 (13.43%) LAN
3 9 (13.43%) Unified Communications
4 8 (11.94%) DNS
5 7 (10.45%) Telepresence
5 7 (10.45%) WAN
6 5 (7.46%) VPN
7 4 (5.97%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (5.97%) Internet
7 4 (5.97%) IP Telephony
7 4 (5.97%) SMTP
8 2 (2.99%) DHCP
8 2 (2.99%) Firewall
8 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.99%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (20.90%) Law
2 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 13 (19.40%) Retail
3 12 (17.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.99%) Back Office
4 2 (2.99%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Consultant
1 17 (25.37%) Exchange Specialist
1 17 (25.37%) Messaging Specialist
2 13 (19.40%) Support Specialist
3 12 (17.91%) Wintel Consultant
4 11 (16.42%) Exchange Support
4 11 (16.42%) Messaging Support
5 8 (11.94%) Lync Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (10.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Desktop Support
6 7 (10.45%) Support Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Architect
7 6 (8.96%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) IT Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Project Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) e-Learning
2 15 (22.39%) Data Centre
3 12 (17.91%) Clustering
4 9 (13.43%) Blackberry
4 9 (13.43%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (8.96%) PKI
6 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.97%) Replication
7 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.49%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 36 (53.73%) Windows
2 25 (37.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (19.40%) Windows Server
6 12 (17.91%) Windows 2000 Server
7 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
8 6 (8.96%) Windows XP
9 5 (7.46%) Android
9 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
9 5 (7.46%) Mac OS X
9 5 (7.46%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.99%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) ITIL
2 17 (25.37%) Change Management
2 17 (25.37%) E-Discovery
2 17 (25.37%) Migration
3 12 (17.91%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
4 9 (13.43%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (8.96%) Project Management
6 5 (7.46%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.97%) ITIL V3
7 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.97%) Service Management
8 3 (4.48%) Coaching
9 2 (2.99%) Change Control
9 2 (2.99%) Data Loss Prevention
9 2 (2.99%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 2 (2.99%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.99%) Software Deployment
9 2 (2.99%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) PowerShell
2 11 (16.42%) SQL
3 2 (2.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (26.87%) MCSE
3 16 (23.88%) MCITP
4 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.99%) Degree
6 2 (2.99%) MCP
6 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.49%) CCNA
7 1 (1.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (89.55%) Active Directory
2 33 (49.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 17 (25.37%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.99%) vSphere
5 2 (2.99%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (19.40%) SCOM
2 9 (13.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (13.43%) SCCM
3 5 (7.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (2.99%) Nagios
4 2 (2.99%) Opsview
4 2 (2.99%) SmoothWall
4 2 (2.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.99%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 60 (89.55%) Microsoft
2 39 (58.21%) VMware
3 18 (26.87%) Cisco
4 15 (22.39%) Citrix
5 9 (13.43%) Apple
6 3 (4.48%) Veeam
7 2 (2.99%) CommVault
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle
7 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.99%) Symantec
8 1 (1.49%) Dell
8 1 (1.49%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (1.49%) Synology
8 1 (1.49%) Zeacom
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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