The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank - - 31
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
Skype for Business
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
59 30 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 14.71% 14.29% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 51 24 41
Median salary £32,500 £27,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Shropshire

Skype for Business
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCDA
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) CCSA
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Network Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCDA
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCSA
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto