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 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 324 349 292
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -57
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 302 345 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.79% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.67% 4.15% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 278 297 411
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £27,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,250 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.11% +1.19%
Skype for Business
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 London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
6472 8312 9642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 18.29% 19.00% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5481 7118 8220
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 £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 December 2016.

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 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
City of London +33 49 £47,500 - 5
Kingston Upon Thames 0 2 £53,750 -
Sidcup - 1 £47,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £22,500 -
Skype for Business
England

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 451 (71.36%) Microsoft
2 417 (65.98%) Windows
3 363 (57.44%) Active Directory
4 313 (49.53%) Skype
5 224 (35.44%) VMware
6 202 (31.96%) MS Exchange
6 202 (31.96%) Office 365
7 197 (31.17%) Windows Server
8 187 (29.59%) ITIL
9 185 (29.27%) Cisco
10 178 (28.16%) Citrix
11 174 (27.53%) SharePoint
12 164 (25.95%) MS Office
13 151 (23.89%) VMware Infrastructure
14 145 (22.94%) MS Excel
15 139 (21.99%) Firewall
16 138 (21.84%) Microsoft Certification
16 138 (21.84%) Windows 7
17 122 (19.30%) DNS
17 122 (19.30%) Hyper-V
18 118 (18.67%) SCCM
19 116 (18.35%) Finance
20 102 (16.14%) DHCP
21 99 (15.66%) SQL
22 97 (15.35%) Microsoft Azure
22 97 (15.35%) Exchange Server 2010
23 94 (14.87%) Exchange Server 2013
24 92 (14.56%) MCSE
24 92 (14.56%) HP
25 90 (14.24%) VoIP

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
1 202 (31.96%) MS Exchange
2 174 (27.53%) SharePoint
3 97 (15.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 94 (14.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (4.91%) IIS
6 29 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 28 (4.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 20 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 15 (2.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (1.42%) Apache
12 5 (0.79%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (0.79%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.47%) Confluence
14 2 (0.32%) CMS
14 2 (0.32%) SAS
14 2 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 164 (25.95%) MS Office
2 145 (22.94%) MS Excel
3 25 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (2.53%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.63%) Final Cut Pro
5 4 (0.63%) MS Project
6 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (3.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.74%) Eikon
3 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 202 (31.96%) Office 365
2 97 (15.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (4.11%) Mimecast
5 22 (3.48%) OneDrive
6 13 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.58%) SaaS
8 7 (1.11%) GitHub
8 7 (1.11%) Yammer
9 6 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.47%) IaaS
10 3 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.32%) PaaS
12 1 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.16%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.16%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 313 (49.53%) Skype
2 139 (21.99%) Firewall
3 122 (19.30%) DNS
4 102 (16.14%) DHCP
5 90 (14.24%) VoIP
6 82 (12.97%) VPN
7 76 (12.03%) TCP/IP
8 71 (11.23%) SAN
9 65 (10.28%) LAN
10 63 (9.97%) WAN
11 62 (9.81%) Cisco ASA
12 53 (8.39%) Unified Communications
13 34 (5.38%) VLAN
14 33 (5.22%) Wireless
15 25 (3.96%) LDAP
16 24 (3.80%) Cisco PIX
17 22 (3.48%) PBX
18 19 (3.01%) NetScaler
19 17 (2.69%) ISDN
19 17 (2.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (13.45%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (0.95%) MySQL
5 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.16%) Big Data
7 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.16%) DB2
7 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.16%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.16%) Redis
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (3.48%) JIRA
2 7 (1.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.16%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.16%) Subversion
3 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 116 (18.35%) Finance
2 49 (7.75%) Telecoms
3 40 (6.33%) Law
4 37 (5.85%) Back Office
5 22 (3.48%) Legal
6 18 (2.85%) Banking
7 14 (2.22%) Publishing
7 14 (2.22%) Retail
8 11 (1.74%) Marketing
9 10 (1.58%) Spanish Language
10 9 (1.42%) Advertising
11 5 (0.79%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.79%) Billing
11 5 (0.79%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.63%) German Language
13 3 (0.47%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.16%) French Language
15 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 99 (15.66%) Support Engineer
2 92 (14.56%) Analyst
3 78 (12.34%) IT Support
4 74 (11.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 55 (8.70%) Consultant
6 53 (8.39%) IT Engineer
7 48 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support
8 39 (6.17%) IT Support Engineer
9 36 (5.70%) Support Analyst
9 36 (5.70%) Windows Engineer
10 31 (4.91%) 1st Line Support
10 31 (4.91%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 31 (4.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 31 (4.91%) Architect
11 30 (4.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 30 (4.75%) Desktop Support
12 29 (4.59%) Desktop Engineer
12 29 (4.59%) Service Desk Support
13 28 (4.43%) Team Leader
13 28 (4.43%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.27%) XMPP
2 21 (3.32%) .NET
3 18 (2.85%) Web Services
4 8 (1.27%) REST
4 8 (1.27%) SOAP
5 7 (1.11%) Apache Cordova
6 6 (0.95%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.79%) Software Packaging
8 4 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.47%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.32%) 802.1X
10 2 (0.32%) COM
10 2 (0.32%) J2EE
10 2 (0.32%) Middleware
11 1 (0.16%) CSS
11 1 (0.16%) HTML
11 1 (0.16%) LINQ to SQL
11 1 (0.16%) Node.js
11 1 (0.16%) RESTful
11 1 (0.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (10.44%) Video Conferencing
2 65 (10.28%) Blackberry
3 58 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (5.38%) Clustering
5 33 (5.22%) Data Centre
6 26 (4.11%) Driving Licence
7 24 (3.80%) Management Information System
8 23 (3.64%) e-Learning
9 20 (3.16%) Computer Science
9 20 (3.16%) Statistics
10 17 (2.69%) IVR
11 16 (2.53%) User Experience
12 14 (2.22%) iPad
13 13 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
13 13 (2.06%) PKI
14 11 (1.74%) Replication
15 10 (1.58%) Client/Server
16 9 (1.42%) Fat Client
16 9 (1.42%) Mobile App
16 9 (1.42%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 417 (65.98%) Windows
2 197 (31.17%) Windows Server
3 138 (21.84%) Windows 7
4 88 (13.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 83 (13.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 76 (12.03%) Windows 10
7 63 (9.97%) Linux
8 46 (7.28%) Android
9 45 (7.12%) Windows 8
10 44 (6.96%) Mac OS X
11 35 (5.54%) Apple iOS
11 35 (5.54%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (3.96%) Solaris
13 23 (3.64%) Windows Phone
14 11 (1.74%) Windows XP
15 10 (1.58%) Mac OS
16 7 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
17 5 (0.79%) Unix
18 2 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
19 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (29.59%) ITIL
2 66 (10.44%) Service Delivery
3 54 (8.54%) Project Management
4 51 (8.07%) Mentoring
5 48 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (7.12%) Migration
7 42 (6.65%) Incident Management
8 32 (5.06%) CRM
9 30 (4.75%) High Availability
10 24 (3.80%) Capacity Planning
10 24 (3.80%) Service Management
11 23 (3.64%) Business Development
11 23 (3.64%) Change Control
11 23 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 22 (3.48%) PRINCE2
13 19 (3.01%) Mobile Device Management
14 17 (2.69%) DevOps
14 17 (2.69%) ITSM
14 17 (2.69%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 99 (15.66%) SQL
2 84 (13.29%) PowerShell
3 21 (3.32%) C#
4 15 (2.37%) JavaScript
5 6 (0.95%) Java
6 5 (0.79%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.63%) C
7 4 (0.63%) Python
7 4 (0.63%) VB
7 4 (0.63%) VBScript
8 2 (0.32%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.32%) Ruby
9 1 (0.16%) C++
9 1 (0.16%) Go
9 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 138 (21.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 92 (14.56%) MCSE
3 72 (11.39%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (8.86%) CCNA
5 51 (8.07%) Degree
6 33 (5.22%) MCITP
6 33 (5.22%) MCSA
7 26 (4.11%) Security Cleared
8 24 (3.80%) DV Cleared
9 23 (3.64%) CCNP
10 22 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (1.90%) MCP
12 10 (1.58%) PhD
13 9 (1.42%) MCTS
13 9 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (1.11%) MOS
15 6 (0.95%) CCSA
15 6 (0.95%) VCP5
16 5 (0.79%) CCIE
17 4 (0.63%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (8.86%) SLA
2 7 (1.11%) QA
3 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 363 (57.44%) Active Directory
2 151 (23.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 122 (19.30%) Hyper-V
4 75 (11.87%) XenApp
5 41 (6.49%) vSphere
6 28 (4.43%) VMware Workstation
6 28 (4.43%) XenDesktop
7 25 (3.96%) Terminal Services
8 24 (3.80%) Forefront TMG
9 22 (3.48%) Firmware
9 22 (3.48%) Virtual Machines
10 18 (2.85%) XenServer
11 16 (2.53%) ISA Server
12 14 (2.22%) VMware ESX
12 14 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
13 12 (1.90%) Xen
14 8 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
15 7 (1.11%) Squid
16 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 118 (18.67%) SCCM
2 72 (11.39%) SCOM
3 44 (6.96%) WSUS
4 26 (4.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 24 (3.80%) Backup Exec
5 24 (3.80%) MOM
6 23 (3.64%) Failover Clustering
7 22 (3.48%) SCVMM
8 20 (3.16%) FortiGate
9 16 (2.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 14 (2.22%) NetBackup
11 12 (1.90%) Microsoft Clustering
12 11 (1.74%) Cisco UCCE
13 10 (1.58%) Norton AntiVirus
14 8 (1.27%) XenMobile
15 7 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
16 6 (0.95%) AirWatch
16 6 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
16 6 (0.95%) SCOrch
17 5 (0.79%) vMotion
Vendors
1 451 (71.36%) Microsoft
2 224 (35.44%) VMware
3 185 (29.27%) Cisco
4 178 (28.16%) Citrix
5 92 (14.56%) HP
6 64 (10.13%) Polycom
7 56 (8.86%) Apple
8 45 (7.12%) Avaya
9 38 (6.01%) CheckPoint
10 36 (5.70%) Intel Security
11 30 (4.75%) EMC
12 29 (4.59%) Dell
12 29 (4.59%) Symantec
13 28 (4.43%) NetApp
14 27 (4.27%) F5
15 23 (3.64%) IBM
16 22 (3.48%) Veeam
17 16 (2.53%) Remedy
18 14 (2.22%) Sun
19 13 (2.06%) arcserve
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