The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 0.36% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% -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 Solihull with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 64 37 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 22.86% 14.40% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 58 34 28
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,700 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Solihull

Skype for Business
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) OneDrive
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (50.00%) ISO22301
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO22301
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
1 1 (50.00%) VMware