Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 66 47
Rank change year-on-year +19 -19 +23
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 13 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 3.33% 1.05% 2.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.40% 3.61% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Norfolk median annual salary £35,000 £27,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -17.91% -29.47%
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £44,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.49% +15.58% -18.95%

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 Norfolk with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Norfolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 97 166 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 24.87% 29.02% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 55 135 72
Norfolk median annual salary £34,000 £42,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +28.79% -17.50%
10th Percentile £24,850 £29,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £54,250 £42,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year - +2.51% +3.29%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Norfolk

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Norfolk

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +30 13 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Skype for Business
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Skype
2 12 (92.31%) Apple iOS
2 12 (92.31%) Unified Communications
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Apple
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) QA
4 6 (46.15%) Case Management
4 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (38.46%) Ansible
5 5 (38.46%) DevOps
5 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) IIS
5 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
6 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
6 1 (7.69%) Symantec
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (7.69%) Mathematics

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 5 (38.46%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Skype
2 12 (92.31%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) QA Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) QA Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Software QA Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Software QA Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
1 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) iSeries
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Apple iOS
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Case Management
2 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
2 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 5 (38.46%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) Veeam
3 1 (7.69%) VMware