The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 66 61 92
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +31
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 23 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.45% 3.00% 0.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.98% 15.05% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 9
Average salary £23,250 £25,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.70% -45.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Skype for Business
Nottinghamshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
192 206 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 20.45% 19.90% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 133 162 138
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Nottingham

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 21 (65.63%) Windows
1 21 (65.63%) Windows Server
2 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
4 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET
4 15 (46.88%) HTML
4 15 (46.88%) VB
4 15 (46.88%) .NET
5 11 (34.38%) Cisco
6 10 (31.25%) LAN
6 10 (31.25%) WAN
7 9 (28.13%) Presales
8 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 8 (25.00%) Unified Communications
8 8 (25.00%) IaaS
9 6 (18.75%) Firewall
9 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 5 (15.63%) CCNP
10 5 (15.63%) Juniper
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (15.63%) Ethernet
10 5 (15.63%) Wireless
10 5 (15.63%) Finance
10 5 (15.63%) XMPP
10 5 (15.63%) VLAN
10 5 (15.63%) MPLS
10 5 (15.63%) OSPF
10 5 (15.63%) BGP
10 5 (15.63%) EIGRP

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) IaaS
2 3 (9.38%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) LAN
1 10 (31.25%) WAN
2 8 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 6 (18.75%) Firewall
4 5 (15.63%) BGP
4 5 (15.63%) EIGRP
4 5 (15.63%) Ethernet
4 5 (15.63%) MPLS
4 5 (15.63%) OSPF
4 5 (15.63%) Skype
4 5 (15.63%) Spanning Tree
4 5 (15.63%) VLAN
4 5 (15.63%) WAAS
4 5 (15.63%) Wireless
4 5 (15.63%) xDSL
5 4 (12.50%) IPsec
5 4 (12.50%) SSL
5 4 (12.50%) VPN
5 4 (12.50%) WebEx
6 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) ICT Technician
2 9 (28.13%) Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 4 (12.50%) WAN Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) ICT Support
4 3 (9.38%) ICT Support Technician
4 3 (9.38%) IT Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) IT Support
4 3 (9.38%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Security Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Solutions Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) .NET
1 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET
1 15 (46.88%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
1 21 (65.63%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Presales
2 5 (15.63%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.38%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (9.38%) Performance Management
4 3 (9.38%) SDLC
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.13%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) VB
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) CCNP
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) MCSA
2 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.38%) Firmware
5 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
1 3 (9.38%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) Cisco
3 5 (15.63%) Ipanema Technologies
3 5 (15.63%) Juniper
3 5 (15.63%) Riverbed
4 4 (12.50%) Avaya
4 4 (12.50%) Citrix
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
5 3 (9.38%) MobileIron
6 2 (6.25%) Apple
7 1 (3.13%) NetApp
7 1 (3.13%) Sage