Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 104 105
Rank change year-on-year +29 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 19 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.75% 0.44% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.27% 2.52% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 22
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% -8.33%
10th Percentile £33,250 £36,175 £19,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £53,375 £45,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.67% -6.25% -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 185 238 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 17.05% 17.26% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 160 190 259
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +1.45%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in South Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in South Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in South Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Sheffield +10 13 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Doncaster - 4 £34,750 - 1
Skype for Business
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 19 (100.00%) Skype
2 13 (68.42%) Office 365
3 10 (52.63%) Presales
4 7 (36.84%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco
7 4 (21.05%) WAN
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (15.79%) Mitel
8 3 (15.79%) Capita
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
8 3 (15.79%) PBX
8 3 (15.79%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) Siemens
8 3 (15.79%) Firewall
8 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
9 2 (10.53%) Windows
9 2 (10.53%) SLA
9 2 (10.53%) Citrix
9 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (5.26%) VLAN
10 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
10 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certified Architect

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (68.42%) Office 365
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Skype
2 4 (21.05%) WAN
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) PBX
3 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) MPLS
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Consultant
2 7 (36.84%) Messaging Consultant
3 6 (31.58%) Lync Consultant
4 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Office 365 Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (15.79%) Team Leader
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Telephony Support
7 1 (5.26%) Lync Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Mitel Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Mitel Voice Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Mitel Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Presales
2 7 (36.84%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Product Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) MCP
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Capita
3 3 (15.79%) Mitel
3 3 (15.79%) Siemens
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) VMware