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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 207 193 165
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -28
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 27 66 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.49% 0.96% 1.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.84% 4.88% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 57 82
Median salary £41,000 £35,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -17.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,700 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
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
952 1353 1484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.14% 19.61% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 783 1095 1107
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 28 July 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 28 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
West Yorkshire -23 18 £37,500 +7.14% 1
South Yorkshire - 6 £42,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +22 4 - - 1
Skype for Business
England

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 89 (85.58%) Microsoft
2 79 (75.96%) Active Directory
3 56 (53.85%) MS Exchange
3 56 (53.85%) Windows
4 52 (50.00%) VMware
5 45 (43.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 33 (31.73%) Cisco
7 32 (30.77%) Skype
8 31 (29.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (29.81%) ITIL
9 30 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2010
9 30 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2013
10 28 (26.92%) PowerShell
11 26 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 24 (23.08%) Citrix
13 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (22.12%) SQL Server
13 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (21.15%) Migration
15 20 (19.23%) Finance
15 20 (19.23%) SQL
15 20 (19.23%) MCSE
16 19 (18.27%) Unified Communications
17 18 (17.31%) E-Discovery
17 18 (17.31%) Office Communications Server
17 18 (17.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 18 (17.31%) Change Management
17 18 (17.31%) e-Learning
17 18 (17.31%) MS Excel

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 56 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 30 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 30 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (17.31%) Office Communications Server
4 10 (9.62%) SharePoint
5 9 (8.65%) IIS
6 4 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 15 (14.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) MS Project
3 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.42%) Office 365
2 3 (2.88%) SaaS
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.77%) Skype
2 19 (18.27%) Unified Communications
3 15 (14.42%) SAN
4 12 (11.54%) NAS
5 11 (10.58%) MPLS
5 11 (10.58%) VPN
6 10 (9.62%) 4G
6 10 (9.62%) LAN
6 10 (9.62%) LTE
6 10 (9.62%) PBX
7 9 (8.65%) DNS
7 9 (8.65%) WAN
8 7 (6.73%) Telepresence
9 4 (3.85%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (3.85%) Internet
9 4 (3.85%) IP Telephony
9 4 (3.85%) SMTP
10 3 (2.88%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (2.88%) Firewall
11 2 (1.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 20 (19.23%) Finance
2 17 (16.35%) Retail
3 14 (13.46%) Law
4 12 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (5.77%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.92%) Back Office
7 2 (1.92%) Legal
8 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (18.27%) Consultant
1 19 (18.27%) Exchange Specialist
2 18 (17.31%) Messaging Specialist
3 15 (14.42%) Support Specialist
4 13 (12.50%) Exchange Support
4 13 (12.50%) Wintel Consultant
5 12 (11.54%) Messaging Support
6 10 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (9.62%) Product Manager
7 9 (8.65%) Support Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) VMware Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) Desktop Support
8 8 (7.69%) Lync Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Desktop Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) IT Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Unified Communications Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.88%) .NET
2 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.31%) e-Learning
2 17 (16.35%) Data Centre
3 15 (14.42%) Clustering
4 9 (8.65%) Blackberry
4 9 (8.65%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (6.73%) Replication
6 6 (5.77%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (5.77%) PKI
7 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.85%) Social Network
8 3 (2.88%) Fintech
9 2 (1.92%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.96%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.96%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.96%) PlayStation
10 1 (0.96%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.96%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 56 (53.85%) Windows
2 31 (29.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (11.54%) Windows 2000 Server
6 10 (9.62%) Windows 7
7 6 (5.77%) Android
7 6 (5.77%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.81%) Apple iOS
8 5 (4.81%) Mac OS X
8 5 (4.81%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.92%) Linux
9 2 (1.92%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.96%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.81%) ITIL
2 22 (21.15%) Migration
3 18 (17.31%) Change Management
3 18 (17.31%) E-Discovery
4 12 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (10.58%) Service Management
6 9 (8.65%) Mentoring
6 9 (8.65%) Mobile Device Management
7 7 (6.73%) ITIL V3
7 7 (6.73%) Project Management
8 6 (5.77%) Application Packaging
9 5 (4.81%) Logistics
9 5 (4.81%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.85%) Business Analysis
10 4 (3.85%) Business Development
10 4 (3.85%) CRM
10 4 (3.85%) Presales
10 4 (3.85%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.85%) Product Management
11 3 (2.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.92%) PowerShell
2 20 (19.23%) SQL
3 2 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (19.23%) MCSE
3 17 (16.35%) MCITP
4 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.85%) MCSA
4 4 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.88%) MCP
6 2 (1.92%) CCNA
6 2 (1.92%) Degree
6 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.96%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.96%) CCA
7 1 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 79 (75.96%) Active Directory
2 45 (43.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (17.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 18 (17.31%) Virtual Servers
4 10 (9.62%) Hyper-V
5 8 (7.69%) XenDesktop
6 6 (5.77%) XenApp
6 6 (5.77%) XenServer
7 3 (2.88%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.88%) vSphere
8 2 (1.92%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.96%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (14.42%) SCCM
2 14 (13.46%) SCOM
3 9 (8.65%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (4.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.92%) Nagios
5 2 (1.92%) Opsview
5 2 (1.92%) SmoothWall
5 2 (1.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.92%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.96%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 89 (85.58%) Microsoft
2 52 (50.00%) VMware
3 33 (31.73%) Cisco
4 24 (23.08%) Citrix
5 12 (11.54%) Apple
6 10 (9.62%) BroadSoft
6 10 (9.62%) Polycom
7 7 (6.73%) Veeam
8 4 (3.85%) HP
8 4 (3.85%) IBM
9 3 (2.88%) Brocade
9 3 (2.88%) CommVault
9 3 (2.88%) NetApp
9 3 (2.88%) Zerto
10 2 (1.92%) Oracle
10 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.92%) Symantec
11 1 (0.96%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.96%) Dell
11 1 (0.96%) Dell Compellent
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