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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 48 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.62% 1.05% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.41% 6.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £31,250 £45,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
74 49 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 29.96% 17.19% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 69 43 102
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Veeam
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Dot Hill
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) X-Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) IT Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Veeam
2 4 (80.00%) Dot Hill
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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