The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 60 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.04% 0.58% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.70% 2.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £34,500 £52,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.65% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

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

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
69 115 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.00% 22.24% 23.59%
Number of salaries quoted 49 86 107
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £29,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Merseyside

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Liverpool +12 6 £34,500 -6.75% 2
Skype for Business
North West

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
3 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 8 (44.44%) Skype
7 6 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (33.33%) SCCM
8 5 (27.78%) SLA
8 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (22.22%) Office 365
9 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 4 (22.22%) LAN
9 4 (22.22%) NDS
9 4 (22.22%) GroupWise
9 4 (22.22%) Remedy
9 4 (22.22%) WAN
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 4 (22.22%) MS Office
9 4 (22.22%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 4 (22.22%) Service Management
9 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
10 3 (16.67%) Migration
10 3 (16.67%) VMware
10 3 (16.67%) Network Security
10 3 (16.67%) SCOM

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (22.22%) GroupWise
6 2 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 2 (11.11%) Mimecast
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Skype
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) NAS
3 3 (16.67%) Network Security
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) IMAP
4 2 (11.11%) POP3
4 2 (11.11%) SMTP
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Trainer
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Trainer
3 2 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (5.56%) ICT Support
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.56%) AIX
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (11.11%) Statistics
5 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) Logistics
6 1 (5.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (5.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (11.11%) MOS
3 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
2 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) NDS
2 4 (22.22%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) pfSense
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) SCDPM
2 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 3 (16.67%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.56%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Remedy
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
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