The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 66 76 95
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +19
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.79% 1.13% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.39% 6.56% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 3
Median salary £22,000 £28,428 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.61% +3.37%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Skype for Business
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
114 122 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.01% 17.30% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 103 101 157
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Leicester +11 1 £23,006 -19.07%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £22,000 -
Skype for Business
East Midlands

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (77.27%) Windows
3 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
5 13 (59.09%) Cisco
6 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
8 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
9 8 (36.36%) Mobile Device Management
10 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (31.82%) NetApp
10 7 (31.82%) Citrix
10 7 (31.82%) VMware
11 6 (27.27%) IVR
11 6 (27.27%) Firewall
11 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
11 6 (27.27%) IBM
11 6 (27.27%) Linux
11 6 (27.27%) F5
11 6 (27.27%) MobileIron
11 6 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (27.27%) vSphere
11 6 (27.27%) Fortinet
11 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
11 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (27.27%) Web Filtering
11 6 (27.27%) IBM PureFlex
11 6 (27.27%) Presales
12 5 (22.73%) SDLC
12 5 (22.73%) Yammer

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) IBM PureFlex
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 5 (22.73%) Yammer
3 3 (13.64%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) IP Telephony
3 4 (18.18%) Skype
4 3 (13.64%) LAN
4 3 (13.64%) WAN
5 1 (4.55%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) WebEx
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
1 2 (9.09%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) IBM Storage Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Storage Architect
3 4 (18.18%) VMware Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Office 365 Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Trainee
5 2 (9.09%) Trainee Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) CSS
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
1 3 (13.64%) jQuery
1 3 (13.64%) REST
1 3 (13.64%) RESTful
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
1 3 (13.64%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) IVR
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 6 (27.27%) Presales
2 6 (27.27%) Web Filtering
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) Matrix Management
4 3 (13.64%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) BDD
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C#
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
1 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSA
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (27.27%) vSphere
4 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) Cisco
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix
3 7 (31.82%) NetApp
3 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 6 (27.27%) F5
4 6 (27.27%) Fortinet
4 6 (27.27%) IBM
4 6 (27.27%) MobileIron
4 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.09%) Infor
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 2 (9.09%) Symantec
6 1 (4.55%) Apple
6 1 (4.55%) Avaya
6 1 (4.55%) IronPort
6 1 (4.55%) RightFax