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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 73 54 72
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 3 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.44% 2.39% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.96% 13.18% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 0
Median salary £44,317 £44,417 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.81%

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
153 129 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.34% 18.17% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 126 113 110
Median salary £35,000 £43,835 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.15% +4.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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 1 March 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
Leicester -21 3 £44,317 -1.51%
Skype for Business
East Midlands

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365

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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) VMware