Period
to 12 August 2020

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 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 153 246 260
Rank change year-on-year +93 +14 +46
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 16 58 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.48% 0.77% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.13% 6.30% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 51 46
Median annual salary £39,000 £44,721 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.79% +23.37% -19.44%
10th Percentile £34,010 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £61,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -

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 387 921 1,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.60% 12.16% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 331 776 1,128
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%

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 12 August 2020.

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 12 August 2020. 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 +49 14 £39,000 -7.93%
North Yorkshire +84 2 - - 1
Skype for Business
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) DHCP
2 12 (75.00%) DNS
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Azure
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (68.75%) Proactive Monitoring
3 11 (68.75%) Tech Ops
3 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
3 11 (68.75%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
3 11 (68.75%) IIS
4 10 (62.50%) Skype
5 8 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (37.50%) AWS
7 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (37.50%) MCSE
7 6 (37.50%) MCP
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (37.50%) Proactive Maintenance
8 5 (31.25%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (31.25%) DevOps
8 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 5 (31.25%) MySQL
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle

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 11 (68.75%) IIS
1 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) Azure
2 6 (37.50%) AWS
3 5 (31.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) DHCP
1 12 (75.00%) DNS
2 10 (62.50%) Skype
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) VLAN
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
3 5 (31.25%) MySQL
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Housing Association
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Operations Engineer
1 11 (68.75%) Technical Engineer
1 11 (68.75%) Technical Operations Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
1 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Proactive Monitoring
1 11 (68.75%) Tech Ops
2 8 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (37.50%) Proactive Maintenance
4 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 2 (12.50%) Release Management
6 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCP
1 6 (37.50%) MCSE
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
3 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Avaya
3 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco