Period
to 22 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 64 73
Rank change year-on-year +36 +9 +22
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 31 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 7.14% 2.56% 0.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 34.44% 10.50% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 0
Northampton median annual salary £47,500 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.58% - -
Northamptonshire median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% +23.08%

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 Northampton with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 90 200 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 20.74% 24.36% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 80 140 101
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £37,625 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.96% -5.94% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,025 £26,125 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £66,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% - +27.69%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Northampton

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Northampton

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Northampton over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, IT jobs citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 30 (96.77%) SharePoint
1 30 (96.77%) Hyper-V
2 28 (90.32%) SAN
2 28 (90.32%) SCCM
3 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
3 27 (87.10%) SQL Server
3 27 (87.10%) NAS
4 25 (80.65%) Windows
5 24 (77.42%) MS Exchange
6 21 (67.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (61.29%) Management Information System
7 19 (61.29%) Infrastructure Management
7 19 (61.29%) Virtual Machines
7 19 (61.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 16 (51.61%) Data Centre
8 16 (51.61%) BCP
9 14 (45.16%) Thin Client
9 14 (45.16%) Fat Client
10 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
11 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
12 9 (29.03%) High Availability
12 9 (29.03%) ITIL
13 2 (6.45%) Azure
13 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
13 2 (6.45%) Law
13 2 (6.45%) VMware
13 2 (6.45%) LAN
13 2 (6.45%) VoIP
13 2 (6.45%) WLAN
13 2 (6.45%) WAN

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 30 (96.77%) SharePoint
2 24 (77.42%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 28 (90.32%) SAN
2 27 (87.10%) NAS
3 2 (6.45%) LAN
3 2 (6.45%) VoIP
3 2 (6.45%) WAN
3 2 (6.45%) WLAN
4 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (87.10%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) Storage Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Administrator
3 9 (29.03%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (25.81%) Server Administrator
4 8 (25.81%) Virtualisation Administrator
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Administrator
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server Administrator
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Storage Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Management Information System
2 16 (51.61%) Data Centre
3 14 (45.16%) Fat Client
3 14 (45.16%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (61.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 19 (61.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 16 (51.61%) BCP
4 9 (29.03%) High Availability
4 9 (29.03%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (3.23%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
System Software
1 30 (96.77%) Hyper-V
2 19 (61.29%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (90.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco
2 2 (6.45%) VMware