The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 102 104
Rank change year-on-year +21 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.46% 0.091% 0.092%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.42% 0.48% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £25,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 165 210 233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 19.03% 19.11% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 145 184 203
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in East Sussex

Skype for Business
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Brighton - 4 £25,000 -
Skype for Business
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) IT Support
1 4 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Server Support
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware