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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 75 88
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 4 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.53% 0.81% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.08% 4.58% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Median salary £35,250 £45,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.66% +41.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

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 130 131 192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 17.29% 17.58% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 111 94 180
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 26 June 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 - 2 £32,000 -
York - 2 £37,500 -
Skype for Business
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) SCOM
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server

Skype for Business
Co-occurring 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Support
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) VMware