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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 121 115 113
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 13 32 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.61% 1.46% 1.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.21% 8.27% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 30
Median salary £42,500 £33,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £44,250 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.11% +1.19%
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
405 387 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.85% 17.67% 25.18%
Number of salaries quoted 325 305 482
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire 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 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
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford -10 10 £42,500 -19.04% 1
St Albans -5 2 £50,000 +150.00% 2
Skype for Business
East of England

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 29 (76.32%) Windows
3 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
4 25 (65.79%) Firewall
5 24 (63.16%) DHCP
5 24 (63.16%) DNS
5 24 (63.16%) Office 365
6 23 (60.53%) VPN
7 21 (55.26%) VMware
7 21 (55.26%) Windows Server
8 19 (50.00%) Linux
9 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
10 17 (44.74%) VoIP
10 17 (44.74%) ITIL
10 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (42.11%) PBX
12 15 (39.47%) WAN
12 15 (39.47%) MPLS
12 15 (39.47%) Skype
13 14 (36.84%) CheckPoint
13 14 (36.84%) ISDN
13 14 (36.84%) LAN
14 13 (34.21%) Cisco
14 13 (34.21%) Data Centre
14 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (34.21%) Mentoring
15 12 (31.58%) Remote Desktop
15 12 (31.58%) Coaching
15 12 (31.58%) PaaS
15 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (63.16%) Office 365
2 12 (31.58%) PaaS
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (18.42%) Mimecast
4 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (65.79%) Firewall
2 24 (63.16%) DHCP
2 24 (63.16%) DNS
3 23 (60.53%) VPN
4 17 (44.74%) VoIP
5 16 (42.11%) PBX
6 15 (39.47%) MPLS
6 15 (39.47%) Skype
6 15 (39.47%) WAN
7 14 (36.84%) ISDN
7 14 (36.84%) LAN
8 12 (31.58%) Remote Desktop
8 12 (31.58%) VLAN
9 11 (28.95%) Unified Communications
10 7 (18.42%) SAN
11 3 (7.89%) Network Security
11 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
12 2 (5.26%) ADSL
12 2 (5.26%) PSTN
12 2 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (31.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (39.47%) Support Engineer
3 13 (34.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 13 (34.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (28.95%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (28.95%) Linux Support
4 11 (28.95%) Linux Support Engineer
4 11 (28.95%) Office 365 Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (10.53%) Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Technician
6 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Technician
6 4 (10.53%) Support Technician
7 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Deployment Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
1 2 (5.26%) J2EE
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Data Centre
2 12 (31.58%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) CESG
3 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.26%) Handset
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 21 (55.26%) Windows Server
3 19 (50.00%) Linux
4 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (18.42%) Mac OS X
6 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
7 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) ITIL
2 13 (34.21%) Mentoring
3 12 (31.58%) Coaching
3 12 (31.58%) E-Commerce
4 7 (18.42%) Business Continuity
4 7 (18.42%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (18.42%) Web Filtering
5 4 (10.53%) Disk Encryption
5 4 (10.53%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) Presales
7 2 (5.26%) Change Management
7 2 (5.26%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 2 (5.26%) Email Migration
7 2 (5.26%) ERP
7 2 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.26%) Requirements Management
7 2 (5.26%) Service Management
7 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) C
2 2 (5.26%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) CCNA
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) APMP
4 2 (5.26%) CCNP
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.63%) CCDA
5 1 (2.63%) CCDP
5 1 (2.63%) CCIE
5 1 (2.63%) CCSA
5 1 (2.63%) CCSE
5 1 (2.63%) JNCIE
5 1 (2.63%) JNCIP
System Software
1 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (31.58%) Terminal Services
3 12 (31.58%) VMware ESX
4 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
4 7 (18.42%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.26%) BitLocker
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.26%) XenApp
5 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.63%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 21 (55.26%) VMware
3 14 (36.84%) CheckPoint
4 13 (34.21%) Cisco
5 10 (26.32%) HP
6 9 (23.68%) Citrix
7 7 (18.42%) Dell
7 7 (18.42%) NetApp
7 7 (18.42%) Veeam
8 3 (7.89%) Juniper
8 3 (7.89%) Sonus
9 2 (5.26%) Altiris
9 2 (5.26%) AppSense
9 2 (5.26%) Aruba
9 2 (5.26%) BT
9 2 (5.26%) Computacenter
9 2 (5.26%) LANDesk
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle
9 2 (5.26%) Symantec
10 1 (2.63%) Avaya
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Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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