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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 53 60
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 4 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.42% 2.96% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.89% 14.02% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 3
Median salary £18,750 £37,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.32% +37.03%  
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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 45 107 83
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.96% 21.10% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 40 92 36
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +26.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £32,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 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 27 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 11 (91.67%) Skype
2 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Citrix
4 6 (50.00%) SCCM
5 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (33.33%) ERP
6 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (33.33%) Coaching
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (33.33%) Office 365
6 4 (33.33%) CRM
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
7 1 (8.33%) VMware
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) XenApp
7 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (8.33%) BPR

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 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Graduate
2 4 (33.33%) Graduate Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Graduate Recruitment Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Recruitment Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Coaching
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
1 4 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) BPR
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
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