The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby with a requirement for Skype for Business skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Derbyshire / Derby
Rank 36 38 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 6 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 2.17% 3.08% 0.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.84% 25.58% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Median salary £42,875 £50,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.25% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% -1.16%  

Skype for Business is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Derby
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 61 43 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 22.10% 12.04% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 14
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +31.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £38,950 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derby citing Skype for Business as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Derby

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Derby

Skype for Business
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Derby region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
1 9 (100.00%) Skype
2 7 (77.78%) Unified Communications
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) MCP
4 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 2 (22.22%) MCSA
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Derby 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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Skype
2 7 (77.78%) Unified Communications
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) Office 365 Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Business Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365 Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications Consultant
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) High Availability
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft