Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 69 79
Rank change year-on-year -14 +10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.31% 0.35% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.38% 1.50% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Leicester median annual salary £27,000 £25,250 £43,835
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.93% -42.40% +54.20%
10th Percentile £26,000 £20,625 £32,271
90th Percentile £28,000 £28,875 £49,812
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £29,000 £33,420
% change year-on-year +46.55% -13.23% +17.56%

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 84 133 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 12.92% 22.97% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 80 122 99
Leicester median annual salary £42,500 £35,571 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.48% -5.15% -4.46%
10th Percentile £29,000 £22,500 £21,848
90th Percentile £55,250 £47,500 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -10.83%

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 20 August 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft