The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 188 156 186
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +30
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 59 97 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.00% 1.45% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.48% 7.06% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 49 79 70
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,900 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Skype for Business
England

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

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1318 1373 1628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.44% 20.54% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 1071 1275
Median salary £39,000 £36,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% -5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire -37 36 £39,000 +4.00% 5
North Yorkshire +10 16 £45,000 +45.16%
South Yorkshire +19 7 £42,500 - 4
Skype for Business
England

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 111 (82.84%) Microsoft
2 93 (69.40%) Active Directory
3 75 (55.97%) MS Exchange
4 72 (53.73%) Windows
5 68 (50.75%) VMware
6 64 (47.76%) Cisco
7 53 (39.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 51 (38.06%) Exchange Server 2010
9 50 (37.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 49 (36.57%) PowerShell
11 47 (35.07%) ITIL
12 44 (32.84%) Unified Communications
12 44 (32.84%) Exchange Server 2013
13 40 (29.85%) Windows Server 2012
14 33 (24.63%) Citrix
14 33 (24.63%) Windows Server 2003
15 32 (23.88%) Microsoft Certification
16 29 (21.64%) DNS
16 29 (21.64%) MCSE
16 29 (21.64%) Migration
17 28 (20.90%) Cisco CUCM
17 28 (20.90%) MCITP
17 28 (20.90%) Windows Server
18 27 (20.15%) Skype
19 26 (19.40%) VPN
20 23 (17.16%) Symantec
20 23 (17.16%) Video Conferencing
20 23 (17.16%) Data Centre
21 22 (16.42%) SCCM
21 22 (16.42%) MPLS

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in 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 75 (55.97%) MS Exchange
2 51 (38.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (32.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (14.18%) Office Communications Server
5 14 (10.45%) SharePoint
6 11 (8.21%) IIS
7 2 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (15.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) MS Project
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.45%) Office 365
2 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.24%) SaaS
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.75%) IaaS
4 1 (0.75%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 44 (32.84%) Unified Communications
2 29 (21.64%) DNS
3 27 (20.15%) Skype
4 26 (19.40%) VPN
5 22 (16.42%) MPLS
6 20 (14.93%) SAN
7 17 (12.69%) TCP/IP
8 16 (11.94%) 4G
8 16 (11.94%) LTE
8 16 (11.94%) PBX
8 16 (11.94%) Telepresence
9 14 (10.45%) NAS
10 12 (8.96%) WAN
11 8 (5.97%) LAN
12 6 (4.48%) DHCP
13 5 (3.73%) Cisco ICM
13 5 (3.73%) Cisco IPT
13 5 (3.73%) IP Telephony
13 5 (3.73%) PABX
14 3 (2.24%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.49%) MySQL
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 22 (16.42%) Finance
2 20 (14.93%) Law
3 17 (12.69%) Retail
4 13 (9.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (8.21%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.48%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.49%) Back Office
7 2 (1.49%) Legal
7 2 (1.49%) Marketing
8 1 (0.75%) Electronics
8 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (17.91%) Consultant
2 20 (14.93%) Exchange Specialist
2 20 (14.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (14.18%) Messaging Specialist
4 17 (12.69%) Product Manager
5 16 (11.94%) Lync Engineer
5 16 (11.94%) Support Specialist
6 14 (10.45%) Exchange Support
6 14 (10.45%) Messaging Engineer
6 14 (10.45%) Wintel Consultant
7 13 (9.70%) Messaging Support
8 12 (8.96%) Senior Manager
8 12 (8.96%) Senior Product Manager
8 12 (8.96%) Unified Communications Engineer
9 11 (8.21%) Microsoft Engineer
9 11 (8.21%) VMware Engineer
10 9 (6.72%) Support Engineer
11 8 (5.97%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (5.97%) IT Engineer
12 7 (5.22%) Unified Communications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.73%) VXML
1 5 (3.73%) XMPP
2 4 (2.99%) Web Services
3 3 (2.24%) .NET
3 3 (2.24%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.16%) Data Centre
1 23 (17.16%) Video Conferencing
2 19 (14.18%) e-Learning
3 18 (13.43%) Blackberry
4 16 (11.94%) Clustering
5 11 (8.21%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (5.22%) PKI
7 6 (4.48%) Replication
8 3 (2.24%) EMC VNX
8 3 (2.24%) Fintech
9 2 (1.49%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.75%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.75%) PlayStation
10 1 (0.75%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.75%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 72 (53.73%) Windows
2 50 (37.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (29.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (24.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (20.90%) Windows Server
6 13 (9.70%) Windows 2000 Server
7 11 (8.21%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.73%) Linux
9 3 (2.24%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.49%) Android
10 2 (1.49%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.07%) ITIL
2 29 (21.64%) Migration
3 19 (14.18%) E-Discovery
4 18 (13.43%) Change Management
5 17 (12.69%) Load Balancing
6 16 (11.94%) Project Management
7 14 (10.45%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (9.70%) Service Management
9 12 (8.96%) Presales
10 9 (6.72%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (3.73%) Business Development
11 5 (3.73%) Cisco ICM Scripting
11 5 (3.73%) ITIL V3
11 5 (3.73%) PRINCE2
11 5 (3.73%) Product Management
11 5 (3.73%) Server Virtualisation
12 4 (2.99%) Logistics
12 4 (2.99%) Problem Management
13 3 (2.24%) ITSM
13 3 (2.24%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (36.57%) PowerShell
2 14 (10.45%) SQL
3 5 (3.73%) C
4 2 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (23.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (21.64%) MCSE
3 28 (20.90%) MCITP
4 5 (3.73%) MCSA
5 4 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.75%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.75%) CCA
7 1 (0.75%) CCNA
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.75%) MCP
7 1 (0.75%) MCTS
7 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.22%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 93 (69.40%) Active Directory
2 53 (39.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (14.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 14 (10.45%) vSphere
5 11 (8.21%) Hyper-V
6 9 (6.72%) VMware ESX
7 8 (5.97%) XenDesktop
8 6 (4.48%) XenApp
9 4 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.99%) XenServer
10 3 (2.24%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.75%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.75%) NFS
11 1 (0.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 28 (20.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (16.42%) SCCM
3 18 (13.43%) SCOM
4 16 (11.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (2.99%) WSUS
6 3 (2.24%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.49%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.75%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 111 (82.84%) Microsoft
2 68 (50.75%) VMware
3 64 (47.76%) Cisco
4 33 (24.63%) Citrix
5 23 (17.16%) Symantec
6 17 (12.69%) Polycom
7 16 (11.94%) BroadSoft
8 10 (7.46%) HP
9 8 (5.97%) Apple
10 7 (5.22%) NetApp
11 5 (3.73%) Veeam
12 4 (2.99%) Brocade
12 4 (2.99%) Dell
12 4 (2.99%) Dell Compellent
13 3 (2.24%) BMC
13 3 (2.24%) EMC
13 3 (2.24%) Remedy
13 3 (2.24%) Zerto
14 2 (1.49%) Avaya
14 2 (1.49%) SAP
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