The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 157 152
Rank change year-on-year -18 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 10 53 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.28% 1.24% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.82% 6.23% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 37 56
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £37,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% -3.48%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 548 851 964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 15.23% 19.85% 20.01%
Number of salaries quoted 483 702 741
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in West Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in West Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -20 10 £50,000 +25.00%
Skype for Business
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
3 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
4 19 (70.37%) SharePoint
5 18 (66.67%) VMware
6 17 (62.96%) Citrix
6 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (62.96%) Windows Server
7 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
8 15 (55.56%) Linux
8 15 (55.56%) Unix
8 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
8 15 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
9 13 (48.15%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (48.15%) SAN
9 13 (48.15%) CommVault
9 13 (48.15%) NetApp
9 13 (48.15%) VoIP
9 13 (48.15%) Dell Compellent
9 13 (48.15%) Nimble Storage
9 13 (48.15%) Presales
10 12 (44.44%) Data Centre

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 19 (70.37%) SharePoint
2 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
3 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (22.22%) IIS
7 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (44.44%) Office 365
3 2 (7.41%) Yammer
4 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) SAN
1 13 (48.15%) VoIP
2 11 (40.74%) ISDN
2 11 (40.74%) VPN
3 9 (33.33%) DHCP
3 9 (33.33%) DNS
3 9 (33.33%) NAS
4 7 (25.93%) Skype
5 3 (11.11%) Firewall
5 3 (11.11%) LAN
5 3 (11.11%) MPLS
5 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (7.41%) SMTP
6 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (7.41%) Wireless
7 1 (3.70%) BGP
7 1 (3.70%) DSL
7 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.70%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Exchange Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Senior Citrix Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Senior Exchange Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 9 (33.33%) Clustering
3 4 (14.81%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (14.81%) Private Cloud
3 4 (14.81%) Public Cloud
4 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.41%) PKI
6 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (55.56%) Linux
4 15 (55.56%) Unix
5 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
8 2 (7.41%) Windows Vista
8 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (48.15%) Presales
2 13 (48.15%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (33.33%) Change Control
3 9 (33.33%) ITIL
3 9 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (18.52%) Change Management
4 5 (18.52%) Information Security
4 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.81%) High Availability
5 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (14.81%) IT Strategy
6 3 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.41%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Optimisation
8 1 (3.70%) Data Loss Prevention
8 1 (3.70%) Disk Encryption
8 1 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
2 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
4 9 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (7.41%) Firmware
5 2 (7.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
1 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 17 (62.96%) Citrix
4 13 (48.15%) CommVault
4 13 (48.15%) Dell Compellent
4 13 (48.15%) NetApp
4 13 (48.15%) Nimble Storage
5 9 (33.33%) Civica
6 6 (22.22%) Avaya
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco
8 1 (3.70%) Apple
8 1 (3.70%) BT
8 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.70%) Proofpoint
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