The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 47 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 21 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.95% 0.49% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.26% 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 0
Median salary £38,750 £27,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.20% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
Skype for Business
Tyne and Wear

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

Application Platforms Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
115 66 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.62% 16.14% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 98 36 53
Median salary £40,500 £34,750 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.54% +23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,400 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,800 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 26 (86.67%) Windows
1 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 24 (80.00%) Skype
2 24 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
3 23 (76.67%) MS Exchange
4 22 (73.33%) Office 365
5 20 (66.67%) VMware
6 17 (56.67%) ITIL
6 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (56.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (46.67%) SCOM
10 13 (43.33%) PowerShell
11 12 (40.00%) SCCM
11 12 (40.00%) Cisco
12 11 (36.67%) Blackberry
12 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (36.67%) Driving Licence
13 10 (33.33%) SolarWinds
13 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
13 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (33.33%) MCSE
14 9 (30.00%) Problem Management
14 9 (30.00%) SQL
14 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
14 9 (30.00%) DNS
14 9 (30.00%) DHCP
14 9 (30.00%) Citrix

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 23 (76.67%) MS Exchange
2 17 (56.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (20.00%) IIS
7 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (73.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (80.00%) Skype
2 9 (30.00%) DHCP
2 9 (30.00%) DNS
3 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
5 1 (3.33%) SAN
5 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Consultant
2 10 (33.33%) IT Consultant
3 8 (26.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (16.67%) Senior IT Consultant
6 4 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Lync Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Office 365 Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Exchange Migration Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) IT Support
8 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Blackberry
1 11 (36.67%) Driving Licence
2 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.33%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (23.33%) Linux
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 9 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 9 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 7 (23.33%) Project Management
4 7 (23.33%) Service Management
5 6 (20.00%) Change Management
5 6 (20.00%) CRM
6 4 (13.33%) Migration
6 4 (13.33%) Presales
7 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.33%) Data Loss Prevention
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security
7 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) PowerShell
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) MCSE
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) CISA
3 1 (3.33%) CISM
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
2 16 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (23.33%) VMware ESX
3 7 (23.33%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Brightmail
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) SCOM
2 12 (40.00%) SCCM
3 6 (20.00%) Nagios
4 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (66.67%) VMware
3 12 (40.00%) Cisco
4 10 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 9 (30.00%) Citrix
5 9 (30.00%) MobileIron
6 8 (26.67%) Juniper
7 7 (23.33%) Veeam
8 1 (3.33%) EMC
8 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.33%) IronPort
8 1 (3.33%) NetApp
8 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.33%) Symantec
8 1 (3.33%) ThinPrint
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