The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank - 63 75
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.04% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%
Skype for Business
Hampshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
77 96 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 22.38% 22.70% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 71 86 74
Median salary £40,000 £41,674 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.01% -7.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,990 £30,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Skype
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
1 1 (33.33%) VCE vBlock
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper