The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 46 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.64% 0.42% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.76% 2.44% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £19,000 £20,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% -46.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +0.58%
Skype for Business
Cheshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
42 82 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 13.46% 17.41% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 36 72 95
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Warrington

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Warrington 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%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (50.00%) CHAID
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Minitab
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Cluster Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Polycom
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) FastStats
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SmartFocus
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Insight Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) CHAID
1 1 (50.00%) Cluster Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Minitab
2 1 (50.00%) Polycom