The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
England / London
Rank 302 303 252
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -51
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 327 418 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.97% 1.03% 1.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.28% 5.53% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 267 362 505
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
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 London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
6188 7563 8703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 18.29% 18.64% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5232 6563 7428
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 London

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in London

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in London

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in London

Skype for Business
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
City of London +58 64 £38,500 -30.00% 7
Hounslow - 2 £37,500 -
Sidcup +15 1 £47,500 -
Lewisham - 1 £36,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £42,000 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Skype for Business
England

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 473 (75.08%) Microsoft
2 410 (65.08%) Windows
3 366 (58.10%) Skype
4 335 (53.17%) Active Directory
5 221 (35.08%) Windows Server
6 215 (34.13%) MS Exchange
7 207 (32.86%) VMware
8 189 (30.00%) Office 365
9 186 (29.52%) Citrix
10 164 (26.03%) MS Office
11 161 (25.56%) ITIL
11 161 (25.56%) MS Excel
12 150 (23.81%) SharePoint
13 137 (21.75%) Cisco
13 137 (21.75%) VMware Infrastructure
14 132 (20.95%) Finance
15 130 (20.63%) Windows 7
16 124 (19.68%) Microsoft Certification
17 122 (19.37%) DNS
18 111 (17.62%) DHCP
19 109 (17.30%) Hyper-V
20 107 (16.98%) Firewall
21 103 (16.35%) SCCM
22 100 (15.87%) XenApp
23 99 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2013
24 90 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
25 89 (14.13%) Windows Server 2012
26 87 (13.81%) Microsoft Azure
27 82 (13.02%) Exchange Server 2010
27 82 (13.02%) PowerShell

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 215 (34.13%) MS Exchange
2 150 (23.81%) SharePoint
3 99 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 82 (13.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 67 (10.63%) IIS
6 47 (7.46%) SharePoint 2013
7 40 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 34 (5.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 20 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (1.59%) Confluence
12 8 (1.27%) CMS
12 8 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
13 7 (1.11%) Apache
13 7 (1.11%) SAS
14 5 (0.79%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.48%) Office Communications Server
17 2 (0.32%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 164 (26.03%) MS Office
2 161 (25.56%) MS Excel
3 31 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (3.33%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (1.27%) Final Cut Pro
6 3 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.95%) Eikon
4 2 (0.32%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.16%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 189 (30.00%) Office 365
2 87 (13.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (3.97%) Mimecast
5 15 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
6 12 (1.90%) SaaS
7 11 (1.75%) IaaS
8 9 (1.43%) OneDrive
8 9 (1.43%) Yammer
9 8 (1.27%) PaaS
10 7 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.32%) AWS CloudTrail
13 2 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 366 (58.10%) Skype
2 122 (19.37%) DNS
3 111 (17.62%) DHCP
4 107 (16.98%) Firewall
5 80 (12.70%) Unified Communications
6 73 (11.59%) TCP/IP
7 72 (11.43%) VPN
8 71 (11.27%) LAN
9 69 (10.95%) WAN
10 54 (8.57%) SAN
11 51 (8.10%) VoIP
12 48 (7.62%) Cisco ASA
13 31 (4.92%) Internet
14 28 (4.44%) ISDN
15 27 (4.29%) SMTP
16 26 (4.13%) Wireless
17 25 (3.97%) NetScaler
17 25 (3.97%) SNMP
18 22 (3.49%) Telnet
19 21 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (12.54%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (0.79%) MySQL
5 4 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.32%) Big Data
7 2 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.32%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.32%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.32%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.32%) Redis
7 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.16%) DB2
8 1 (0.16%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (2.54%) JIRA
2 11 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.32%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.32%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.32%) Subversion
3 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.16%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 132 (20.95%) Finance
2 54 (8.57%) Law
3 37 (5.87%) Telecoms
4 25 (3.97%) Back Office
5 20 (3.17%) Marketing
6 16 (2.54%) Banking
6 16 (2.54%) Retail
7 13 (2.06%) Publishing
8 10 (1.59%) Legal
9 9 (1.43%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.11%) Advertising
10 7 (1.11%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.79%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.63%) German Language
13 3 (0.48%) Billing
13 3 (0.48%) French Language
14 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.32%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.16%) Front Office
15 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (15.40%) Support Engineer
2 90 (14.29%) Analyst
3 63 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 62 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 57 (9.05%) IT Support
6 44 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
6 44 (6.98%) Consultant
7 38 (6.03%) IT Support Engineer
8 37 (5.87%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 37 (5.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 34 (5.40%) Exchange Engineer
10 33 (5.24%) Lync Engineer
10 33 (5.24%) Support Analyst
11 32 (5.08%) Architect
12 31 (4.92%) Trainer
12 31 (4.92%) Windows Engineer
13 29 (4.60%) 3rd Line Support
13 29 (4.60%) Unified Communications Engineer
14 28 (4.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 24 (3.81%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (5.71%) .NET
2 19 (3.02%) Software Packaging
3 16 (2.54%) Web Services
4 15 (2.38%) REST
5 13 (2.06%) XML
6 11 (1.75%) JSON
6 11 (1.75%) RESTful
7 10 (1.59%) .NET Framework
8 9 (1.43%) XMPP
9 8 (1.27%) J2EE
10 7 (1.11%) COM
11 5 (0.79%) Middleware
12 4 (0.63%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.63%) SOAP
13 3 (0.48%) CSS
13 3 (0.48%) HTML
14 2 (0.32%) HTML5
14 2 (0.32%) jQuery
14 2 (0.32%) SAML
14 2 (0.32%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 73 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
3 63 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 43 (6.83%) Driving Licence
5 38 (6.03%) Clustering
6 35 (5.56%) PKI
7 33 (5.24%) User Experience
8 30 (4.76%) Management Information System
9 27 (4.29%) Public Cloud
10 26 (4.13%) e-Learning
11 25 (3.97%) Data Centre
12 18 (2.86%) Virtual Team
13 16 (2.54%) Computer Science
14 15 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
15 14 (2.22%) Fintech
16 11 (1.75%) Mobile Payment
17 10 (1.59%) IVR
18 9 (1.43%) Client/Server
19 8 (1.27%) iPad
19 8 (1.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 410 (65.08%) Windows
2 221 (35.08%) Windows Server
3 130 (20.63%) Windows 7
4 90 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 89 (14.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 71 (11.27%) Windows 10
7 56 (8.89%) Windows 8
8 39 (6.19%) Android
9 38 (6.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 35 (5.56%) Apple iOS
11 33 (5.24%) Linux
12 31 (4.92%) Mac OS X
13 27 (4.29%) Windows Phone
14 21 (3.33%) Mac OS
15 14 (2.22%) Windows XP
16 13 (2.06%) Solaris
17 6 (0.95%) Unix
18 4 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
19 2 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
20 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (25.56%) ITIL
2 62 (9.84%) Mentoring
3 59 (9.37%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (7.62%) High Availability
5 47 (7.46%) Service Delivery
6 45 (7.14%) Project Management
7 41 (6.51%) CRM
8 39 (6.19%) Migration
9 32 (5.08%) Workflow
10 30 (4.76%) Service Management
11 29 (4.60%) Time Management
12 27 (4.29%) Change Control
12 27 (4.29%) Document Management
13 26 (4.13%) Identity Management
14 25 (3.97%) Statistics
15 24 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
16 22 (3.49%) Scrum
17 20 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
17 20 (3.17%) Incident Management
17 20 (3.17%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 82 (13.02%) PowerShell
2 71 (11.27%) SQL
3 32 (5.08%) C#
4 10 (1.59%) Java
5 8 (1.27%) VB
6 7 (1.11%) JavaScript
7 5 (0.79%) Python
8 4 (0.63%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.63%) VBScript
9 3 (0.48%) Ruby
9 3 (0.48%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.32%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.32%) C
10 2 (0.32%) C++
10 2 (0.32%) Go
Qualifications
1 124 (19.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 81 (12.86%) MCSE
3 43 (6.83%) Degree
4 41 (6.51%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (4.76%) MCSA
6 28 (4.44%) CCNA
7 18 (2.86%) CCNP
8 15 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (2.38%) MCP
9 13 (2.06%) MCITP
10 10 (1.59%) PhD
10 10 (1.59%) Security Cleared
11 9 (1.43%) DV Cleared
12 8 (1.27%) MCTS
12 8 (1.27%) OCMJEA
12 8 (1.27%) Sun Certification
13 5 (0.79%) A+ Certification
13 5 (0.79%) CCIE
13 5 (0.79%) MOS
13 5 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.51%) SLA
2 11 (1.75%) QA
3 5 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.32%) EMIR
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) MiFID
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
System Software
1 335 (53.17%) Active Directory
2 137 (21.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (17.30%) Hyper-V
4 100 (15.87%) XenApp
5 50 (7.94%) vSphere
6 38 (6.03%) XenDesktop
7 19 (3.02%) Firmware
7 19 (3.02%) XenServer
8 17 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
10 11 (1.75%) Terminal Services
11 10 (1.59%) Forefront TMG
11 10 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (1.43%) VMware ESX
13 8 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
13 8 (1.27%) Xen
14 6 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.48%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.48%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.48%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 103 (16.35%) SCCM
2 60 (9.52%) SCOM
3 36 (5.71%) WSUS
4 21 (3.33%) Backup Exec
5 15 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
5 15 (2.38%) SCVMM
6 10 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 10 (1.59%) MOM
6 10 (1.59%) XenMobile
7 9 (1.43%) FortiGate
7 9 (1.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 8 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (1.11%) Cisco UCCE
9 7 (1.11%) Nagios
9 7 (1.11%) NetBackup
10 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (0.95%) Puppet
11 5 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 473 (75.08%) Microsoft
2 207 (32.86%) VMware
3 186 (29.52%) Citrix
4 137 (21.75%) Cisco
5 75 (11.90%) HP
6 74 (11.75%) Polycom
7 71 (11.27%) Apple
8 31 (4.92%) Dell
8 31 (4.92%) NetApp
9 28 (4.44%) EMC
9 28 (4.44%) Symantec
10 27 (4.29%) Avaya
11 26 (4.13%) CheckPoint
12 25 (3.97%) Sonus
13 23 (3.65%) iManage
13 23 (3.65%) Veeam
14 20 (3.17%) Intel Security
15 19 (3.02%) Juniper
15 19 (3.02%) Mitel
16 18 (2.86%) MobileIron
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £45000 per annum + Overtime + On-call paid
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £60000 per annum + Overtime + On-call
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits + Projects
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Moorgate, London
Q C I C Group
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
West London
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago