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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 37 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 0.82% - 1.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.69% - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £43,750 - £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
26 39 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 10.70% 19.40% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 19
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of job ads across the Newport 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 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
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Newport region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Newport

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Newport region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) DFS Replication
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Splunk
2 3 (60.00%) VCP5
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) AS400
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) OS/400
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (40.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Support Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) AS400
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) OS/400
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) VCP5
3 2 (40.00%) CCA
3 2 (40.00%) CCEA
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) DFS Replication
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
1 2 (40.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Splunk
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Dell Compellent
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Veeam