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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 93 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 12 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.08% 1.48% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.94% 4.72% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 8
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
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
243 339 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.97% 31.27% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 221 299 199
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,200 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Skype for Business
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +8 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Crawley -3 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Billingshurst - 2 £26,500 -
Gatwick - 2 - -
Skype for Business
South East

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 34 (82.93%) Microsoft
2 31 (75.61%) Active Directory
3 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
4 23 (56.10%) MS Exchange
4 23 (56.10%) Cisco
4 23 (56.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (53.66%) HP
5 22 (53.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (53.66%) SAN
6 21 (51.22%) SharePoint
7 20 (48.78%) MS Excel
7 20 (48.78%) SQL
7 20 (48.78%) MCSE
8 19 (46.34%) Finance
8 19 (46.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (46.34%) Mentoring
9 18 (43.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 18 (43.90%) Hyper-V
10 17 (41.46%) VoIP
11 16 (39.02%) CheckPoint
11 16 (39.02%) Clustering
11 16 (39.02%) High Availability
11 16 (39.02%) SharePoint 2013
12 15 (36.59%) Office 365
12 15 (36.59%) 3PAR
12 15 (36.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 15 (36.59%) Network Load Balancing
12 15 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (34.15%) Juniper
13 14 (34.15%) Windows

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 23 (56.10%) Exchange Server 2010
1 23 (56.10%) MS Exchange
2 21 (51.22%) SharePoint
3 18 (43.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (39.02%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (7.32%) IIS
7 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (48.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.63%) MS Office
3 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Office 365
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) SAN
2 17 (41.46%) VoIP
3 8 (19.51%) LAN
3 8 (19.51%) WAN
4 7 (17.07%) Firewall
4 7 (17.07%) Skype
5 6 (14.63%) Asterisk PBX
5 6 (14.63%) DHCP
5 6 (14.63%) DNS
6 4 (9.76%) BGP
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (9.76%) iSCSI
6 4 (9.76%) Unified Communications
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (4.88%) IPsec
7 2 (4.88%) OSPF
7 2 (4.88%) VLAN
7 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
2 19 (46.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) French Language
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Publishing
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Architect
2 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Architect
2 13 (31.71%) Virtualisation Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Server Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.88%) IT Support
7 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Lync Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Migration Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Office 365 Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) RESTful
2 2 (4.88%) COM
3 1 (2.44%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Clustering
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Fat Client
2 4 (9.76%) Thin Client
3 3 (7.32%) EqualLogic
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Linux
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.76%) Debian
6 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (9.76%) Unix
6 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Mentoring
2 16 (39.02%) High Availability
3 15 (36.59%) Network Load Balancing
4 14 (34.15%) Data Management
5 13 (31.71%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 13 (31.71%) PRINCE2
5 13 (31.71%) TOGAF
5 13 (31.71%) Translating Business Requirements
6 7 (17.07%) Patch Management
7 6 (14.63%) Coaching
8 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
8 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.76%) CRM
8 4 (9.76%) ITIL
8 4 (9.76%) ITSM
8 4 (9.76%) Project Management
8 4 (9.76%) Service Management
9 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.44%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.88%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (48.78%) MCSE
3 15 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (31.71%) CCNA
5 3 (7.32%) Degree
5 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.88%) CCIE
6 2 (4.88%) CCNP
6 2 (4.88%) HND
7 1 (2.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (36.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (75.61%) Active Directory
2 18 (43.90%) Hyper-V
3 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.20%) VMware ESX
4 5 (12.20%) vSphere
5 4 (9.76%) XenApp
6 2 (4.88%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) SCCM
2 5 (12.20%) Backup Exec
2 5 (12.20%) SCOM
3 4 (9.76%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.88%) Nagios
4 2 (4.88%) Opsview
4 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.44%) SCSM
5 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) Microsoft
2 23 (56.10%) Cisco
3 22 (53.66%) HP
4 16 (39.02%) CheckPoint
5 15 (36.59%) 3PAR
6 14 (34.15%) F5
6 14 (34.15%) Juniper
7 12 (29.27%) VMware
8 7 (17.07%) Veeam
9 6 (14.63%) Avaya
10 5 (12.20%) Citrix
11 4 (9.76%) Acme Packet
11 4 (9.76%) Dell
11 4 (9.76%) NetApp
11 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
11 4 (9.76%) Sonus
12 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
13 1 (2.44%) arcserve
13 1 (2.44%) Dell Compellent
13 1 (2.44%) Lumension
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