The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 51 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 6 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.27% - 3.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.59% - 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 20
Median salary £42,500 - £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
Skype for Business
South Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
91 135 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.28% 18.42% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 78 121 121
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Sheffield

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Skype
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 4 (44.44%) Office 365
3 4 (44.44%) Logistics
3 4 (44.44%) SCCM
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) SCOM
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) IIS
5 2 (22.22%) MCSA
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Skype
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365 Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) PlayStation
2 1 (11.11%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) MCTS
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
3 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 1 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) CommVault
3 1 (11.11%) Veeam