The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 47 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.46% 1.99% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.69% 10.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -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 Peterborough region.

Application Platforms Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
52 48 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 18.98% 19.12% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 38
Median salary £46,000 £40,000 £30,283
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +32.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Peterborough

Skype for Business
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 19 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Skype
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix