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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 110 77 101
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +24
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 3 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.25% 2.86% 1.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.20% 9.32% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 26 18
Median salary £25,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +8.97%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
Skype for Business
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
250 365 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.51% 30.75% 24.93%
Number of salaries quoted 236 328 317
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in West Sussex

Skype for Business
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick - 2 - -
Chichester - 1 £25,000 -
Skype for Business
South East

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Office 365
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (63.64%) Linux
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
4 7 (63.64%) SAN
4 7 (63.64%) VMware
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (54.55%) Debian
5 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
5 6 (54.55%) BGP
5 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (54.55%) Skype
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (45.45%) Opsview
6 5 (45.45%) Veeam
6 5 (45.45%) SolarWinds
6 5 (45.45%) SolarWinds Orion
6 5 (45.45%) IIS
6 5 (45.45%) Nagios

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (45.45%) IIS
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 6 (54.55%) BGP
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (54.55%) Skype
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (45.45%) Wireless
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (27.27%) VoIP
6 1 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (9.09%) Firewall
6 1 (9.09%) IPsec
6 1 (9.09%) OSPF
6 1 (9.09%) PABX
6 1 (9.09%) VLAN
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Debian
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Coaching
1 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Data Management
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
2 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (36.36%) Terminal Services
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 1 (9.09%) vSphere
5 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Nagios
1 5 (45.45%) Opsview
1 5 (45.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) SolarWinds
5 5 (45.45%) Veeam
6 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
7 2 (18.18%) F5
7 2 (18.18%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) Juniper
8 1 (9.09%) Avaya
8 1 (9.09%) Citrix