The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 32 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 1.52% 1.06% 2.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.34% 5.13% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Skype for Business
South Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
29 39 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 14.65% 20.63% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 15
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Newport

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newport 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) OS/400
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) WSH
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) AS400
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newport 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Support Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) AS400
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OS/400
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VCP5
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) DFS Replication
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) VMware