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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 111 118 100
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 20 37 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.97% 1.64% 2.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.39% 5.93% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 40
Median salary £46,250 £39,000 £50,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.58% -22.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
371 624 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.02% 27.67% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 315 481 512
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,950 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 26 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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 +6 9 £26,000 -52.72% 1
Hemel Hempstead +19 4 £48,125 +55.24%
Borehamwood - 1 £60,000 -
Skype for Business
East of England

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 19 (57.58%) Cisco
3 16 (48.48%) Windows
3 16 (48.48%) Skype
4 14 (42.42%) VMware
5 12 (36.36%) Firewall
5 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (36.36%) DHCP
5 12 (36.36%) DNS
5 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 12 (36.36%) Office 365
6 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (30.30%) Hyper-V
8 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (27.27%) CCNA
8 9 (27.27%) HP
8 9 (27.27%) VoIP
8 9 (27.27%) MCSE
8 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
8 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
9 8 (24.24%) PBX
9 8 (24.24%) VPN
9 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (21.21%) Citrix
10 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
10 7 (21.21%) ITIL
10 7 (21.21%) SQL

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 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
1 7 (21.21%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) PaaS
3 1 (3.03%) IaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) Skype
2 12 (36.36%) DHCP
2 12 (36.36%) DNS
2 12 (36.36%) Firewall
3 9 (27.27%) VoIP
4 8 (24.24%) PBX
4 8 (24.24%) VPN
5 6 (18.18%) MPLS
6 5 (15.15%) PSTN
6 5 (15.15%) SAN
6 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
6 5 (15.15%) WAN
7 4 (12.12%) iSCSI
7 4 (12.12%) LAN
7 4 (12.12%) Unified Communications
8 3 (9.09%) ISDN
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (6.06%) Network Security
9 2 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (6.06%) VLAN
General
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Business Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support
5 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) VMware Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Support
7 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Telephony Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.18%) Handset
3 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.15%) Driving Licence
4 3 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.18%) Linux
6 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.06%) Mac OS
7 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Presales
3 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (9.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (6.06%) Coaching
4 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) Information Security
5 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Network Design
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (27.27%) CCNA
3 9 (27.27%) MCSE
4 6 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (9.09%) CCNP
6 2 (6.06%) Degree
6 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (3.03%) CCDA
7 1 (3.03%) CCDP
7 1 (3.03%) CCIE
7 1 (3.03%) CCSA
7 1 (3.03%) CCSE
7 1 (3.03%) JNCIE
7 1 (3.03%) JNCIP
7 1 (3.03%) MCITP
7 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (30.30%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.18%) vSphere
4 4 (12.12%) VMware Server
5 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.06%) XenApp
5 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 19 (57.58%) Cisco
3 14 (42.42%) VMware
4 9 (27.27%) HP
5 7 (21.21%) Citrix
6 6 (18.18%) Sonus
7 4 (12.12%) Avaya
7 4 (12.12%) Mitel
8 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.06%) Apple
9 2 (6.06%) Dell
9 2 (6.06%) Juniper
9 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
10 1 (3.03%) Aruba
10 1 (3.03%) BT
10 1 (3.03%) F5
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