Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 63 45
Rank change year-on-year -1 -18 -
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 0.22% 0.17% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.88% 1.02% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Shropshire median annual salary - £49,000 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +172.22% -
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £51,750 £53,750
% change year-on-year -8.21% -3.72% +27.98%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 113 98 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 24.73% 16.78% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 78 74 43
Shropshire median annual salary £41,250 £44,738 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.80% +62.68% -12.70%
10th Percentile £21,275 £23,375 £17,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £58,750 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Shropshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Shropshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Telford -6 1 - -
Skype for Business
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Skype

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft