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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 56 63 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 2 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.44% 0.72% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.03% 4.17% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £41,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.15%
UK excluding London median salary £44,750 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -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 Sheffield region.

Application Platforms Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
66 96 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.57% 17.36% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 56 77 134
Median salary £32,500 £43,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.41% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Skype
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (33.33%) MobileIron
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) LAN

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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Skype
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Support
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Messaging Support
1 2 (33.33%) Messaging Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Operations Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Server Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server Support
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) MobileIron
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