The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 77 62
Rank change year-on-year -13 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 1 21 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.098% 1.91% 3.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.82% 11.67% 19.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 29
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +77.08%  
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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 122 180 221
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 11.98% 16.38% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 89 121 162
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £22,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Nottinghamshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Nottingham -8 1 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Skype for Business
East Midlands

Skype for Business
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) EMC
3 7 (58.33%) NetApp
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (58.33%) VMware Workstation
3 7 (58.33%) 3PAR
4 4 (33.33%) Presales
4 4 (33.33%) Skype
5 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) MPLS
6 2 (16.67%) Marketing
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Product Management
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) IaaS
6 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
6 2 (16.67%) Office 365

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Skype
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) MPLS
2 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) GSM
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) VPLS
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Account Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Professional Services Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Account Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) Firmware
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) 3PAR
3 7 (58.33%) EMC
3 7 (58.33%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Apple
5 1 (8.33%) Cognizant
5 1 (8.33%) Meraki
5 1 (8.33%) Polycom
5 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (8.33%) Siebel