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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 74 76 81
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 4 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.53% 1.49% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.86% 6.37% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £30,625 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £47,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,875 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Skype for Business
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 South Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
140 204 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.57% 23.42% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 112 159 190
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,300 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -1 2 £43,125 -9.21%
Doncaster - 2 £20,000 -
Skype for Business
Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Top 29 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business.

1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Avaya
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (50.00%) Skype
2 3 (50.00%) WebEx
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Presales
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Apple
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) SCOM
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Windows

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) Skype
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) WebEx
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (50.00%) Presales
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSA
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Avaya
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Apple