Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 55 88
Rank change year-on-year -13 +33 +7
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 7 37 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.97% 3.72% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.86% 17.87% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 31 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% +28.44% -42.63%
10th Percentile £19,750 £31,250 £25,575
90th Percentile £28,750 £45,000 £28,725
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £27,250
% change year-on-year -21.43% +28.44% -42.63%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 144 207 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.92% 20.80% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 125 179 122
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £23,200 £26,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £68,800 £50,250 £53,237
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -4.11%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Newcastle upon Tyne

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
1 7 (100.00%) Skype
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) A+ Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) ERP

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Collaboration Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Messaging Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Recruitment Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Recruitment Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) A+ Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Brightmail
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) IronPort
2 1 (14.29%) VMware