The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 44 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.78% - 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.76% - 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £39,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
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 Solihull region.

Application Platforms Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
42 34 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 16.28% 14.29% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35 31 36
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull 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 Solihull

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Solihull

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Solihull

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
2 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Big Data
3 5 (71.43%) Business Analytics
3 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) UAG
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
6 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
6 2 (28.57%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) SAS
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) EMC
6 2 (28.57%) Symantec
6 2 (28.57%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (28.57%) EMC VNX
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) SharePoint

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) SAS
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (42.86%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (28.57%) EMC VNX
2 2 (28.57%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) UAG
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) VMware