The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 131 125 123
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 10 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.46% 1.13% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.43% 3.83% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 10
Average salary £32,000 £46,250 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.81% -8.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £31,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £70,000 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Skype for Business
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
411 601 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.95% 29.62% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 345 450 363
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Potters Bar - 3 - - 1
St Albans - 2 £30,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £34,000 -
Watford +1 1 £44,500 -19.09% 1
Skype for Business
East of England

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business.

1 35 (79.55%) Microsoft
2 32 (72.73%) Windows
3 28 (63.64%) VMware
4 27 (61.36%) MS Exchange
5 26 (59.09%) Active Directory
5 26 (59.09%) Citrix
6 25 (56.82%) DHCP
6 25 (56.82%) DNS
6 25 (56.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (43.18%) Windows Server
7 19 (43.18%) Cisco
7 19 (43.18%) SharePoint
8 17 (38.64%) Firewall
9 16 (36.36%) Hyper-V
10 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (31.82%) HP
12 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
12 13 (29.55%) Skype
13 11 (25.00%) XenApp
13 11 (25.00%) VPN
14 10 (22.73%) SQL
14 10 (22.73%) MS Office
14 10 (22.73%) Apple
14 10 (22.73%) XenDesktop
15 9 (20.45%) Mac OS
15 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (20.45%) Terminal Services
15 9 (20.45%) Dell
16 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (61.36%) MS Exchange
2 19 (43.18%) SharePoint
3 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (11.36%) IIS
5 5 (11.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (22.73%) MS Office
3 6 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (56.82%) DHCP
1 25 (56.82%) DNS
2 17 (38.64%) Firewall
3 13 (29.55%) Skype
4 11 (25.00%) VPN
5 6 (13.64%) SAN
5 6 (13.64%) WAN
6 5 (11.36%) LAN
6 5 (11.36%) Wireless
7 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.09%) Unified Communications
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
8 3 (6.82%) VoIP
9 2 (4.55%) DMZ
10 1 (2.27%) IPsec
10 1 (2.27%) MPLS
10 1 (2.27%) Network Security
10 1 (2.27%) OSPF
10 1 (2.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) IT Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Desktop Support
4 5 (11.36%) IT Manager
4 5 (11.36%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Active Directory Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Active Directory Support
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Lync Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 32 (72.73%) Windows
2 19 (43.18%) Windows Server
3 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.45%) Mac OS
5 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (15.91%) Windows 8
7 6 (13.64%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (13.64%) Windows XP
8 4 (9.09%) Linux
9 3 (6.82%) Unix
10 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 7 (15.91%) Change Control
3 6 (13.64%) CRM
3 6 (13.64%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) Line Management
3 6 (13.64%) Software Deployment
4 5 (11.36%) Coaching
4 5 (11.36%) ERP
4 5 (11.36%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (11.36%) Performance Management
4 5 (11.36%) Practice Management
4 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
4 5 (11.36%) Project Governance
4 5 (11.36%) Project Management
4 5 (11.36%) QMS
4 5 (11.36%) Quality Management
4 5 (11.36%) Records Management
4 5 (11.36%) Supplier Management
4 5 (11.36%) Workflow
5 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (11.36%) CCNA
3 5 (11.36%) MCSE
3 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (9.09%) MCP
5 3 (6.82%) CCNP
5 3 (6.82%) VCP4
5 3 (6.82%) VCP5
6 1 (2.27%) CCDA
6 1 (2.27%) CCDP
6 1 (2.27%) CCIE
6 1 (2.27%) CCSE
6 1 (2.27%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.27%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.27%) MCSA
6 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 25 (56.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 11 (25.00%) XenApp
5 10 (22.73%) XenDesktop
6 9 (20.45%) Terminal Services
7 3 (6.82%) VMware Server
7 3 (6.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
1 3 (6.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (79.55%) Microsoft
2 28 (63.64%) VMware
3 26 (59.09%) Citrix
4 19 (43.18%) Cisco
5 14 (31.82%) HP
6 10 (22.73%) Apple
7 9 (20.45%) Dell
8 6 (13.64%) Adobe
9 5 (11.36%) iManage
9 5 (11.36%) SAP
10 3 (6.82%) IBM
11 2 (4.55%) NetApp
11 2 (4.55%) Palo Alto
11 2 (4.55%) Sonus
12 1 (2.27%) Aruba
12 1 (2.27%) Avaya
12 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.27%) F5
12 1 (2.27%) Juniper
12 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Evercom
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £150000 - £151000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago