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

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
East Midlands / Lincolnshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 30 29
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire - 0.73% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.17% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £23,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% -5.68%  

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Lincolnshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 14 24 30
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 13.33% 17.52% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 24
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 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 Lincolnshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Support
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server Support
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft