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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 65 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 3 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.50% 1.54% 1.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.38% 8.22% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 10
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £29,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +42.14%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
126 146 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.86% 18.77% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 113 116 130
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 3 May 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 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Presales
3 2 (40.00%) WebEx
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA

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 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
3 2 (40.00%) WebEx
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) PlayStation
2 1 (20.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (40.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam
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