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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 81 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 3 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.33% 2.26% 3.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.91% 13.64% 19.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 27
Median salary £53,375 £35,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.50% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,675 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,075 £62,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%

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
103 154 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 11.36% 16.56% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 75 104 126
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottingham 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 15 (88.24%) VMware
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (76.47%) Hyper-V
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) NetApp
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
4 8 (47.06%) VMware Workstation
4 8 (47.06%) EMC
4 8 (47.06%) 3PAR
4 8 (47.06%) Skype
5 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
5 7 (41.18%) Windows 10
5 7 (41.18%) Presales
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
6 6 (35.29%) Firewall
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco
6 6 (35.29%) VMware ESX
6 6 (35.29%) SCCM
6 6 (35.29%) Office 365
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (29.41%) Meraki
8 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
9 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
9 3 (17.65%) MPLS

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Skype
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) MPLS
3 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
3 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 1 (5.88%) GSM
5 1 (5.88%) IPsec
5 1 (5.88%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) VPLS
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Account Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Support
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Professional Services Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Support
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Account Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Windows 10
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Presales
2 2 (11.76%) Product Management
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Development
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (76.47%) Hyper-V
3 8 (47.06%) VMware Workstation
4 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 6 (35.29%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.88%) Firmware
6 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) NetApp
4 8 (47.06%) 3PAR
4 8 (47.06%) EMC
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco
6 5 (29.41%) Meraki
7 1 (5.88%) Apple
7 1 (5.88%) Cognizant
7 1 (5.88%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (5.88%) Polycom
7 1 (5.88%) QNAP
7 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (5.88%) Siebel