The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 68 81 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 4 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.64% 0.38% 1.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.74% 2.16% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Median salary £48,750 £20,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+143.75% -57.89%
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 South Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
107 139 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.09% 17.53% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83 110 140
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +16 4 £48,750 +8.33%
Skype for Business
Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Skype
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) SLA
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) SCOM
5 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange

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