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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
England / London
Rank 293 319 268
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -51
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 329 365 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.98% 0.91% 1.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.43% 4.90% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 298 296 434
Median salary £42,500 £44,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.02% -10.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,317 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.94%

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
6063 7443 8449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 18.14% 18.62% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5149 6406 7197
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +64 68 £47,500 -7.31% 10
Kingston Upon Thames +10 2 £53,750 -
Sidcup +13 1 £47,500 -
Lewisham - 1 £36,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £42,000 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £37,500 - 1
Skype for Business
England

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 474 (73.95%) Microsoft
2 421 (65.68%) Windows
3 358 (55.85%) Active Directory
4 337 (52.57%) Skype
5 218 (34.01%) VMware
6 211 (32.92%) Windows Server
7 198 (30.89%) Citrix
7 198 (30.89%) MS Exchange
8 187 (29.17%) Office 365
9 174 (27.15%) MS Office
10 169 (26.37%) SharePoint
11 168 (26.21%) ITIL
12 163 (25.43%) MS Excel
13 146 (22.78%) Cisco
13 146 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
14 141 (22.00%) Windows 7
15 132 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
16 126 (19.66%) DNS
17 123 (19.19%) SCCM
18 120 (18.72%) Finance
19 117 (18.25%) Hyper-V
20 112 (17.47%) DHCP
21 109 (17.00%) Firewall
22 104 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
23 99 (15.44%) XenApp
24 91 (14.20%) Microsoft Azure
25 90 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2010
26 89 (13.88%) Windows Server 2008
27 88 (13.73%) MCSE
27 88 (13.73%) SQL

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
1 198 (30.89%) MS Exchange
2 169 (26.37%) SharePoint
3 104 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 90 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 59 (9.20%) IIS
6 43 (6.71%) SharePoint 2013
7 32 (4.99%) Exchange Server 2003
8 30 (4.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 26 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (1.56%) Apache
12 8 (1.25%) CMS
12 8 (1.25%) Confluence
12 8 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (0.78%) SAS
13 5 (0.78%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.16%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 174 (27.15%) MS Office
2 163 (25.43%) MS Excel
3 32 (4.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (3.28%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (1.25%) Final Cut Pro
6 4 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.40%) Eikon
3 7 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 187 (29.17%) Office 365
2 91 (14.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (3.74%) Mimecast
5 16 (2.50%) OneDrive
6 13 (2.03%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (1.87%) SaaS
8 10 (1.56%) Yammer
9 9 (1.40%) IaaS
10 8 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (1.25%) PaaS
11 6 (0.94%) GitHub
11 6 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.16%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 337 (52.57%) Skype
2 126 (19.66%) DNS
3 112 (17.47%) DHCP
4 109 (17.00%) Firewall
5 77 (12.01%) VPN
6 75 (11.70%) TCP/IP
7 70 (10.92%) LAN
7 70 (10.92%) VoIP
8 68 (10.61%) WAN
9 62 (9.67%) SAN
10 58 (9.05%) Unified Communications
11 51 (7.96%) Cisco ASA
12 30 (4.68%) Wireless
13 27 (4.21%) Internet
14 26 (4.06%) VLAN
15 22 (3.43%) SMTP
16 20 (3.12%) SNMP
17 19 (2.96%) LDAP
17 19 (2.96%) NetScaler
18 18 (2.81%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.25%) MySQL
5 4 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.16%) Big Data
8 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.16%) DB2
8 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.16%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (3.12%) JIRA
2 7 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.16%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.16%) Subversion
4 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 120 (18.72%) Finance
2 48 (7.49%) Law
3 46 (7.18%) Telecoms
4 34 (5.30%) Back Office
5 20 (3.12%) Marketing
6 17 (2.65%) Banking
6 17 (2.65%) Retail
7 16 (2.50%) Legal
7 16 (2.50%) Publishing
8 7 (1.09%) Advertising
8 7 (1.09%) Spanish Language
9 6 (0.94%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.78%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.78%) Billing
11 4 (0.62%) German Language
12 2 (0.31%) French Language
12 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Front Office
13 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (16.54%) Support Engineer
2 95 (14.82%) Analyst
3 64 (9.98%) IT Support
4 60 (9.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 59 (9.20%) IT Engineer
6 51 (7.96%) Consultant
7 47 (7.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 45 (7.02%) Architect
9 40 (6.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 39 (6.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 39 (6.08%) Windows Engineer
11 37 (5.77%) Support Analyst
12 36 (5.62%) IT Support Engineer
13 32 (4.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 30 (4.68%) 3rd Line Support
15 28 (4.37%) Trainer
16 27 (4.21%) Exchange Engineer
17 26 (4.06%) 1st Line Support
17 26 (4.06%) IT Analyst
18 25 (3.90%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (5.62%) .NET
2 22 (3.43%) Web Services
3 21 (3.28%) XMPP
4 19 (2.96%) Software Packaging
5 14 (2.18%) REST
6 9 (1.40%) .NET Framework
7 8 (1.25%) J2EE
7 8 (1.25%) RESTful
7 8 (1.25%) XML
8 7 (1.09%) COM
8 7 (1.09%) JSON
8 7 (1.09%) SOAP
9 6 (0.94%) Apache Cordova
10 5 (0.78%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.62%) Middleware
12 3 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (0.31%) 802.1X
14 1 (0.16%) CSS
14 1 (0.16%) LINQ to SQL
14 1 (0.16%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
1 67 (10.45%) Blackberry
2 66 (10.30%) Video Conferencing
3 44 (6.86%) Driving Licence
4 43 (6.71%) Clustering
5 30 (4.68%) Management Information System
6 29 (4.52%) Data Centre
7 27 (4.21%) PKI
8 26 (4.06%) Statistics
9 25 (3.90%) e-Learning
10 21 (3.28%) Computer Science
10 21 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
11 20 (3.12%) Public Cloud
12 17 (2.65%) User Experience
13 16 (2.50%) IVR
14 11 (1.72%) Fintech
15 10 (1.56%) iPad
16 9 (1.40%) Replication
17 8 (1.25%) Client/Server
17 8 (1.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 421 (65.68%) Windows
2 211 (32.92%) Windows Server
3 141 (22.00%) Windows 7
4 89 (13.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 86 (13.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 82 (12.79%) Windows 10
7 55 (8.58%) Windows 8
8 46 (7.18%) Linux
9 42 (6.55%) Android
9 42 (6.55%) Mac OS X
10 38 (5.93%) Apple iOS
11 35 (5.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (4.06%) Windows Phone
13 22 (3.43%) Mac OS
14 19 (2.96%) Solaris
15 10 (1.56%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
17 4 (0.62%) Unix
18 2 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
19 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (26.21%) ITIL
2 64 (9.98%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (8.58%) Service Delivery
4 51 (7.96%) Project Management
5 44 (6.86%) High Availability
5 44 (6.86%) Migration
6 43 (6.71%) Mentoring
7 41 (6.40%) CRM
8 33 (5.15%) Service Management
9 28 (4.37%) Incident Management
10 27 (4.21%) Change Control
11 26 (4.06%) Workflow
12 24 (3.74%) Document Management
12 24 (3.74%) Identity Management
13 23 (3.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (3.59%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (3.59%) Presales
14 22 (3.43%) Scrum
15 21 (3.28%) ITSM
16 19 (2.96%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 88 (13.73%) SQL
2 79 (12.32%) PowerShell
3 33 (5.15%) C#
4 10 (1.56%) JavaScript
5 9 (1.40%) Java
6 6 (0.94%) VB
7 4 (0.62%) Python
7 4 (0.62%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.62%) VBScript
8 3 (0.47%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.31%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.31%) Ruby
10 1 (0.16%) C
10 1 (0.16%) C++
10 1 (0.16%) Go
Qualifications
1 132 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (13.73%) MCSE
3 62 (9.67%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (7.96%) Degree
5 46 (7.18%) CCNA
6 36 (5.62%) MCSA
7 23 (3.59%) MCITP
8 18 (2.81%) CCNP
8 18 (2.81%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (2.81%) Security Cleared
9 17 (2.65%) DV Cleared
10 15 (2.34%) MCP
11 11 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (1.56%) MCTS
13 9 (1.40%) PhD
14 8 (1.25%) OCMJEA
14 8 (1.25%) Sun Certification
15 7 (1.09%) MOS
15 7 (1.09%) VCP5
16 5 (0.78%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.49%) SLA
2 9 (1.40%) QA
3 4 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.31%) EMIR
4 2 (0.31%) MiFID
5 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
System Software
1 358 (55.85%) Active Directory
2 146 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (18.25%) Hyper-V
4 99 (15.44%) XenApp
5 47 (7.33%) vSphere
6 35 (5.46%) XenDesktop
7 22 (3.43%) Firmware
7 22 (3.43%) VMware Workstation
8 19 (2.96%) Terminal Services
8 19 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (2.81%) Forefront TMG
9 18 (2.81%) XenServer
10 12 (1.87%) Virtual Servers
11 11 (1.72%) ISA Server
11 11 (1.72%) Xen
12 10 (1.56%) VMware ESX
12 10 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (1.09%) Squid
15 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 123 (19.19%) SCCM
2 70 (10.92%) SCOM
3 46 (7.18%) WSUS
4 26 (4.06%) Backup Exec
5 20 (3.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 19 (2.96%) SCVMM
7 18 (2.81%) MOM
8 17 (2.65%) Failover Clustering
9 13 (2.03%) Microsoft Clustering
10 12 (1.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 12 (1.87%) NetBackup
11 11 (1.72%) Cisco UCCE
12 10 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
13 9 (1.40%) FortiGate
13 9 (1.40%) XenMobile
14 8 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
15 7 (1.09%) Nagios
16 6 (0.94%) AirWatch
16 6 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
17 5 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 474 (73.95%) Microsoft
2 218 (34.01%) VMware
3 198 (30.89%) Citrix
4 146 (22.78%) Cisco
5 80 (12.48%) HP
6 79 (12.32%) Apple
7 65 (10.14%) Polycom
8 34 (5.30%) Dell
9 32 (4.99%) Avaya
9 32 (4.99%) Intel Security
9 32 (4.99%) Symantec
10 31 (4.84%) EMC
11 30 (4.68%) NetApp
12 27 (4.21%) CheckPoint
13 23 (3.59%) F5
14 22 (3.43%) Veeam
15 19 (2.96%) iManage
16 18 (2.81%) Twitter
17 15 (2.34%) Adobe
17 15 (2.34%) Sun
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
KPRS
Salary: £28,000 per annum ++++ Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Schroders
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Ciber UK
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £75000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Ciber UK
Posted: 7 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 12 days ago
London, W11
Corriculo
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago