The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank - 25 20
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 0 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 1.55% 7.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 9.52% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £24,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -66.89%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Application Platforms Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
36 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 18.85% 16.28% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 24
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% -41.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £110,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing Skype for Business as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Canary Wharf