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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank - 27 38
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 0.84% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.70% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%

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
22 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.95% 22.69% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 30
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +45.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft