Period
to 24 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 240 181 239
Rank change year-on-year -59 +58 +22
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 5 15 70
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.086% 0.37% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.88% 3.04% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 57
10th Percentile £26,423 £33,850 £23,300
25th Percentile £31,182 " £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% -2.50% +7.39%
75th Percentile £34,046 £50,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £42,868 " £58,750
England median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% -4.26% +4.44%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 565 494 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.75% 12.02% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 437 414 771
10th Percentile £26,800 £28,500 £25,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.97% -2.50%
75th Percentile £60,000 £55,251 £52,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £64,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Skype for Business in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Skype for Business in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 June 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -37 5 £32,500 -16.67%
Skype for Business
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2021, IT jobs citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
2 4 (80.00%) Public Sector
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) SCVMM
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Local Government
3 3 (60.00%) WFM
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) MCSA
3 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (60.00%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (60.00%) PaaS
3 3 (60.00%) Server Management
3 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (60.00%) IaaS
3 3 (60.00%) Information Governance
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Azure

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) IaaS
2 3 (60.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Public Sector
2 3 (60.00%) Local Government
3 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Information Governance
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (60.00%) Server Management
1 3 (60.00%) WFM
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) AWK
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) sed
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 3 (60.00%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (60.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) VMware