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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 48 36 44
Rank change year-on-year -12 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 0.36% 1.54% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.64% 6.38% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +26.98%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% -1.16%  

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 Norfolk with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Norfolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 61 47 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 22.10% 24.10% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 51 36 56
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.12% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -18 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Skype for Business
East of England

Skype for Business
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
1 2 (66.67%) OneDrive
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification

Skype for Business
Top Related 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) OneDrive
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Installations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft