The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 59 53 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.94% 0.99% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.55% 4.82% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £43,835 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
Skype for Business
Leicestershire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
53 83 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.50% 20.44% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 49 55 84
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester 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 Leicester

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Leicester

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

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 Leicester region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (57.14%) Unified Communications
1 4 (57.14%) Skype
1 4 (57.14%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) Power BI
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Yammer
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (14.29%) MobileIron
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) Yammer
3 1 (14.29%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Skype
1 4 (57.14%) Unified Communications
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Power BI
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365 Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior SharePoint Developer
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Storage Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Trainee
2 1 (14.29%) Trainee Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Trainee Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) IVR
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) MobileIron
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) VMware