The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 46 60
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.94% 0.64% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.29% 4.65% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £27,500 £19,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.73% -7.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £19,000 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £19,000 £22,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.79% -4.02%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 70 43 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 22.01% 13.69% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 64 36 60
Median salary £37,000 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.84% -1.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £44,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Warrington

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) VMware