The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank - 12 -
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - 8.04% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 31.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Skype for Business
Hertfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
18 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 16.82% 25.89% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 32
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +55.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Stevenage

Skype for Business
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) VCP4
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) VCP5
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) VCP4
1 2 (100.00%) VCP5
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware