The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 180 161 141
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -20
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 17 58 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.44% 1.21% 1.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.61% 6.32% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16 50 63
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -24.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
Skype for Business
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 West Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
652 917 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.68% 19.19% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 542 697 796
Median salary £39,500 £36,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.21% -7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Leeds -12 17 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Bradford - 1 - -
Skype for Business
Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 62 (88.57%) Active Directory
2 61 (87.14%) Microsoft
3 41 (58.57%) MS Exchange
3 41 (58.57%) VMware
4 39 (55.71%) Windows
5 35 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (38.57%) Skype
7 26 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (34.29%) PowerShell
9 21 (30.00%) ITIL
10 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (27.14%) Exchange Server 2013
11 19 (27.14%) MCSE
11 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (25.71%) Cisco
12 18 (25.71%) Office Communications Server
13 17 (24.29%) e-Learning
13 17 (24.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 17 (24.29%) Citrix
13 17 (24.29%) Migration
13 17 (24.29%) Change Management
13 17 (24.29%) E-Discovery
13 17 (24.29%) Virtual Servers
14 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
14 16 (22.86%) MCITP
15 15 (21.43%) Data Centre
16 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
16 14 (20.00%) Law

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 41 (58.57%) MS Exchange
2 20 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (27.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (25.71%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (5.71%) IIS
5 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (18.57%) MS Office
2 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.57%) Skype
2 13 (18.57%) SAN
3 12 (17.14%) NAS
4 9 (12.86%) DNS
4 9 (12.86%) LAN
4 9 (12.86%) Unified Communications
5 7 (10.00%) Telepresence
5 7 (10.00%) WAN
6 6 (8.57%) VPN
7 4 (5.71%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (5.71%) Internet
7 4 (5.71%) IP Telephony
7 4 (5.71%) SMTP
8 3 (4.29%) Firewall
9 2 (2.86%) DHCP
9 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.43%) Network Security
10 1 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) MySQL
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (20.00%) Law
2 13 (18.57%) Finance
2 13 (18.57%) Retail
3 12 (17.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.86%) Back Office
4 2 (2.86%) Legal
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) Consultant
1 18 (25.71%) Exchange Specialist
2 17 (24.29%) Messaging Specialist
3 14 (20.00%) Support Specialist
4 13 (18.57%) Wintel Consultant
5 12 (17.14%) Exchange Support
6 11 (15.71%) Messaging Support
7 8 (11.43%) Desktop Support
7 8 (11.43%) Lync Engineer
7 8 (11.43%) Support Engineer
8 7 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (10.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
9 6 (8.57%) Architect
9 6 (8.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 6 (8.57%) IT Engineer
9 6 (8.57%) Project Engineer
10 5 (7.14%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) e-Learning
2 15 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 12 (17.14%) Clustering
4 9 (12.86%) Blackberry
4 9 (12.86%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (8.57%) PKI
6 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.71%) Replication
7 2 (2.86%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.43%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (55.71%) Windows
2 26 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 12 (17.14%) Windows 2000 Server
7 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 6 (8.57%) Android
8 6 (8.57%) Windows XP
9 5 (7.14%) Apple iOS
9 5 (7.14%) Mac OS X
9 5 (7.14%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.86%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) ITIL
2 17 (24.29%) Change Management
2 17 (24.29%) E-Discovery
2 17 (24.29%) Migration
3 12 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (12.86%) Mentoring
4 9 (12.86%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (8.57%) Project Management
6 5 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.71%) ITIL V3
7 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.71%) Service Management
8 3 (4.29%) Change Control
8 3 (4.29%) Coaching
9 2 (2.86%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (2.86%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 2 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.86%) Presales
9 2 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.86%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.29%) PowerShell
2 11 (15.71%) SQL
3 2 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (27.14%) MCSE
3 16 (22.86%) MCITP
4 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.29%) MCP
6 2 (2.86%) Degree
6 2 (2.86%) MCSA
6 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.43%) CCA
7 1 (1.43%) CCNA
7 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (88.57%) Active Directory
2 35 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (24.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 17 (24.29%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.29%) XenServer
6 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.86%) vSphere
6 2 (2.86%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (18.57%) SCOM
2 9 (12.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (12.86%) SCCM
3 5 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (2.86%) Nagios
4 2 (2.86%) Opsview
4 2 (2.86%) SmoothWall
4 2 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.86%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 61 (87.14%) Microsoft
2 41 (58.57%) VMware
3 18 (25.71%) Cisco
4 17 (24.29%) Citrix
5 9 (12.86%) Apple
6 3 (4.29%) Veeam
7 2 (2.86%) CommVault
7 2 (2.86%) HP
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle
7 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.86%) Symantec
8 1 (1.43%) Dell
8 1 (1.43%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (1.43%) Synology
8 1 (1.43%) Zeacom
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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