The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 32 -
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield - 0.70% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% -3.40%  

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 Wakefield with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 34 23 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 24.29% 16.20% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 35
Median salary £32,500 £36,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.95% +21.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft