The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 56 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.23% 0.66% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.41% 3.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £55,000 -
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 Lancashire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 71 85 124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 15.99% 18.64% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 93 113 196
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,625 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Skype for Business as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Lancashire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Lancashire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Blackpool - 1 - -
Skype for Business
North West

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

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) OneDrive

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) OneDrive
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago