The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 34 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.66% - 4.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.85% - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £34,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Skype for Business
West 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 Wakefield region.

Application Platforms Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
54 28 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 35.76% 23.33% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 45 28 39
Median salary £36,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,850 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £35,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield 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 Wakefield

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Wakefield

Skype for Business
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware