Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 6 months to 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 75 58
Rank change year-on-year +4 -17 +23
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 6 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.99% 0.55% 2.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.59% 2.42% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 20
Leicester median annual salary £27,750 £41,658 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.39% -7.43% -
10th Percentile £24,875 £24,925 £24,250
90th Percentile £28,750 £45,620 £73,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,750 £39,000 £43,835
% change year-on-year -0.64% -11.03% -2.59%

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

All Application Platform Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 79 165 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 12.97% 22.73% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 78 154 118
Leicester median annual salary £42,000 £35,571 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.08% -15.31% -
10th Percentile £26,175 £22,500 £25,425
90th Percentile £56,125 £47,500 £55,375
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,092
% change year-on-year - +13.99% -14.93%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Leicester

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT jobs citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
2 5 (83.33%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) Skype
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
1 5 (83.33%) Remote Desktop
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
1 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware