Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 81 100
Rank change year-on-year +13 +19 -14
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 10 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.22% 0.69% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.04% 4.58% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 6
Sheffield median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% -1.79%
10th Percentile £38,250 £35,900 £28,063
90th Percentile £59,500 £53,000 £44,375
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% -1.79%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 142 153 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 17.27% 15.03% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 130 137 254
Sheffield median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -0.73% -2.14%
10th Percentile £23,400 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,100 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £36,250 £33,250 £33,000
% change year-on-year +9.02% +0.76% -5.71%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Sheffield

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Sheffield

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Sheffield over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 10 (100.00%) Skype
2 8 (80.00%) Office 365
3 5 (50.00%) Presales
4 4 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Avaya
7 1 (10.00%) Siemens
7 1 (10.00%) MPLS
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) CCNA
7 1 (10.00%) VPN
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) MCP
7 1 (10.00%) LAN
7 1 (10.00%) PBX
7 1 (10.00%) VoIP
7 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
7 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Skype
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) PBX
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Messaging Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Lync Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Mitel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Mitel Voice Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Mitel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Telephony Support
3 1 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Presales
2 4 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Product Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya
2 1 (10.00%) Capita
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Mitel
2 1 (10.00%) Siemens
2 1 (10.00%) VMware