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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 77 85 83
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 15 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.67% 1.20% 1.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.43% 6.90% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 15
Median salary £40,000 £24,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -43.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,900 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
178 203 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 19.78% 17.35% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 137 156 146
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
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
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 24 May 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
3 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 16 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 13 (36.11%) Unified Communications
6 12 (33.33%) Cisco
7 10 (27.78%) VMware
7 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (27.78%) Skype
8 9 (25.00%) SCCM
8 9 (25.00%) Office 365
8 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 9 (25.00%) WAN
8 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 8 (22.22%) Firewall
9 8 (22.22%) LAN
9 8 (22.22%) VPN
9 8 (22.22%) IaaS
10 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
10 7 (19.44%) MCSE
10 7 (19.44%) MCSA
10 7 (19.44%) Wireless
10 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (19.44%) MPLS
10 7 (19.44%) Presales
11 6 (16.67%) HTML
11 6 (16.67%) VB
11 6 (16.67%) .NET
11 6 (16.67%) MS Office
11 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET

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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Office 365
2 8 (22.22%) IaaS
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.56%) PaaS
5 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.78%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) Unified Communications
2 10 (27.78%) Skype
3 9 (25.00%) WAN
4 8 (22.22%) Firewall
4 8 (22.22%) LAN
4 8 (22.22%) VPN
5 7 (19.44%) MPLS
5 7 (19.44%) Wireless
6 5 (13.89%) BGP
6 5 (13.89%) EIGRP
6 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
6 5 (13.89%) OSPF
6 5 (13.89%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (13.89%) VLAN
6 5 (13.89%) VoIP
6 5 (13.89%) WAAS
6 5 (13.89%) xDSL
7 4 (11.11%) IPsec
7 4 (11.11%) SSL
8 2 (5.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) IT Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) ICT Technician
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) WAN Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Field Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Mac Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Unified Communications Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Presales Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Security Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
1 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 6 (16.67%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) XMPP
3 2 (5.56%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.89%) Windows 10
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.78%) Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Presales
2 5 (13.89%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.33%) Change Management
3 3 (8.33%) High Availability
4 2 (5.56%) Application Packaging
4 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.56%) Coaching
4 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.56%) People Management
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.56%) SDLC
5 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.78%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) VB
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) MCSA
1 7 (19.44%) MCSE
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.89%) CCNP
2 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.89%) Degree
3 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.11%) Firmware
5 3 (8.33%) vSphere
6 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) AirWatch
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) Cisco
3 10 (27.78%) VMware
4 6 (16.67%) Citrix
5 5 (13.89%) Apple
5 5 (13.89%) Ipanema Technologies
5 5 (13.89%) Juniper
5 5 (13.89%) Polycom
5 5 (13.89%) Riverbed
6 3 (8.33%) Cognizant
7 2 (5.56%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.78%) Avaya
8 1 (2.78%) NetApp
8 1 (2.78%) Sage
8 1 (2.78%) Siebel