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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.36% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.89% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

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
53 44 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 19.06% 16.92% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 46 41 33
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (50.00%) Big Data
4 3 (50.00%) Business Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) UAG
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Skype
5 2 (33.33%) OneDrive
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
6 1 (16.67%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (16.67%) ISO22301
6 1 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management

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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
3 1 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO22301
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) UAG
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec