Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 103 116
Rank change year-on-year +29 +13 -22
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 15 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.37% 0.51% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.98% 2.71% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 6
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% -1.79%
10th Percentile £32,950 £35,900 £28,063
90th Percentile £57,000 £53,000 £44,375
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -1.32% -15.56%

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 188 258 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 17.15% 18.61% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 168 207 301
South Yorkshire median annual salary £36,250 £33,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.85% - -5.71%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,955 £23,700
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Sheffield +14 10 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Doncaster - 4 £34,750 -
Skype for Business
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 15 (100.00%) Skype
2 9 (60.00%) Office 365
3 6 (40.00%) Presales
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (20.00%) Siemens
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (20.00%) PBX
6 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (20.00%) Mitel
7 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) Citrix
7 2 (13.33%) SLA
8 1 (6.67%) VPN
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (6.67%) Avaya
8 1 (6.67%) IIS

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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Skype
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) PBX
3 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Messaging Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Lync Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Telephony Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Lync Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Mitel Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Mitel Voice Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Mitel Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Presales
2 5 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Product Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Mitel
3 3 (20.00%) Siemens
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) Capita
5 1 (6.67%) VMware