The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 43 60
Rank change year-on-year +1 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 1 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.28% 3.36% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.67% 23.81% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 5
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 60 63 98
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 16.85% 14.13% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 46 59 63
Median salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.94% -1.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,850 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Skype
3 10 (62.50%) Office 365
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (50.00%) VoIP
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) VPN
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) VLAN
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (37.50%) Meraki
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (31.25%) Unified Communications
6 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
7 4 (25.00%) MCSE
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (25.00%) High Availability
7 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) SCCM
8 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Skype
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) VoIP
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (37.50%) VLAN
3 6 (37.50%) VPN
4 5 (31.25%) Unified Communications
5 2 (12.50%) Internet
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) MPLS
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
6 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Senior Support Technician
1 6 (37.50%) Senior Technician
1 6 (37.50%) Server Support
1 6 (37.50%) Server Support Technician
1 6 (37.50%) Server Technician
1 6 (37.50%) Support Technician
1 6 (37.50%) Windows Server Support
2 5 (31.25%) Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Office 365 Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Business Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Office 365 Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Azure Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) MCSE
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Meraki
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
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