The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank - 32 46
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 0 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 2.48% 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 14.00% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Average salary - £24,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -48.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Skype for Business
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
38 50 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 20.54% 17.73% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 37 36 69
Average salary £53,750 £40,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.71% -14.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Middlesex

Skype for Business
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Presales Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft