The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 81 70 96
Rank change year-on-year -11 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 2 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.25% 1.91% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.49% 10.65% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 2
Median salary £30,500 £55,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.54% +62.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £40,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £55,000 £34,750
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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 134 169 123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 16.69% 17.94% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 106 148 106
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +53.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in North Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Skipton - 1 £31,000 -
Skype for Business
Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (77.78%) Process Improvement
3 6 (66.67%) IIS
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) Vignette
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) NetBackup
5 4 (44.44%) Backup Exec
5 4 (44.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (44.44%) SCOM
5 4 (44.44%) Document Management
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (33.33%) Intranet
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (22.22%) DHCP
7 2 (22.22%) VMware
7 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (22.22%) vSphere
8 1 (11.11%) LANDesk

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
3 6 (66.67%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Intranet
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) FTP
4 1 (11.11%) SMTP
4 1 (11.11%) SSH
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Support
1 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Process Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Document Management
3 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Email Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Backup Exec
1 4 (44.44%) NetBackup
1 4 (44.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Vignette
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) LANDesk