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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 43 55 77
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +22
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.54% 0.61% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.28% 2.99% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +88.88%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
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
43 67 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.58% 20.43% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41 53 86
Median salary £38,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (90.91%) HP
3 9 (81.82%) EMC
3 9 (81.82%) NetApp
3 9 (81.82%) Veeam
4 8 (72.73%) Dot Hill
5 3 (27.27%) X-Windows
6 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (9.09%) NAS
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
6 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
6 1 (9.09%) SAN
6 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Skype

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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Administrator
1 11 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 4 (36.36%) IT Administrator
3 4 (36.36%) IT Systems Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Storage Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) HP
2 9 (81.82%) EMC
2 9 (81.82%) NetApp
2 9 (81.82%) Veeam
3 8 (72.73%) Dot Hill
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) VMware