Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 108 126
Rank change year-on-year +22 +18 -1
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 7 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.66% 0.35% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.32% 2.35% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -9.09% -24.74%
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% +60.00% -40.48%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 211 213 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 19.76% 14.79% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 166 129 273
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.69% -23.53% +10.39%
10th Percentile £25,000 £17,500 £20,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £50,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +21 6 - - 1
Skype for Business
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) NAS
2 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Management
2 6 (85.71%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Fat Client
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) Thin Client
2 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (71.43%) Law
3 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (71.43%) Data Centre

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 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) NAS
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Fat Client
1 6 (85.71%) Thin Client
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Management
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft