The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.68% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.70% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Skype for Business
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
37 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 25.34% 15.45% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 15
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 1 £42,500 - 2
Skype for Business
UK

Skype for Business
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Tandberg
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Web Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Tandberg
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago