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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 85 59 69
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 7 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.73% 2.28% 1.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.14% 11.90% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 19
Median salary £53,375 £23,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+132.06% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £19,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,317 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.94%

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
98 168 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 10.26% 19.11% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 71 119 142
Median salary £52,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £23,675 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 January 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 24 (92.31%) VMware
2 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (76.92%) Hyper-V
3 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 16 (61.54%) Windows
5 15 (57.69%) Firewall
5 15 (57.69%) Skype
6 14 (53.85%) Presales
6 14 (53.85%) SCCM
7 13 (50.00%) Office 365
7 13 (50.00%) Cisco
7 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (42.31%) Meraki
9 11 (42.31%) Windows 10
9 11 (42.31%) SQL
10 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
10 9 (34.62%) NetApp
10 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
11 8 (30.77%) EMC
11 8 (30.77%) 3PAR
11 8 (30.77%) VMware ESX
11 8 (30.77%) VMware Workstation
12 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (26.92%) Windows 8
12 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Intune
13 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
13 6 (23.08%) Apple

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 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (50.00%) Office 365
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) Firewall
1 15 (57.69%) Skype
2 5 (19.23%) VPN
3 3 (11.54%) GSM
3 3 (11.54%) MPLS
3 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.85%) IPsec
5 1 (3.85%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) VoIP
5 1 (3.85%) VPLS
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Marketing
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Project Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Data Centre Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) ICT Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) ICT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Desktop Support
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Account Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Support
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Support
6 1 (3.85%) Server Support
6 1 (3.85%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (42.31%) Windows 10
5 7 (26.92%) Windows 8
6 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.69%) Linux
8 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Presales
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) Application Packaging
3 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
3 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) Product Management
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) Business Development
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.85%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) Hyper-V
1 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 8 (30.77%) VMware ESX
3 8 (30.77%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (11.54%) Firmware
5 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (53.85%) SCCM
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (11.54%) AirWatch
3 3 (11.54%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) VMware
2 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 13 (50.00%) Cisco
4 11 (42.31%) Meraki
5 9 (34.62%) NetApp
6 8 (30.77%) 3PAR
6 8 (30.77%) EMC
7 6 (23.08%) Apple
8 3 (11.54%) Cognizant
8 3 (11.54%) Polycom
9 2 (7.69%) Citrix
9 2 (7.69%) HP
10 1 (3.85%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (3.85%) QNAP
10 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (3.85%) Siebel