The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 73 80
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.34% 0.41% 1.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.45% 3.13% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £34,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -27.89%  
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 58 96 158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 9.76% 13.22% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 44 60 135
Median salary £50,000 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.13% -17.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £27,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Northamptonshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Northampton +6 1 - -
Skype for Business
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Skype
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Law
4 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (16.67%) Service Design
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Meraki
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