The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Hertfordshire / St Albans
Rank 40 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 4.55% 2.92% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.42% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £44,750 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -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 St Albans region.

Application Platforms Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
95 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 53.98% 23.36% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 79 31 35
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -41.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of job ads across the St Albans 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 St Albans

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in St Albans

Skype for Business
Top 27 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Skype
2 6 (75.00%) Time Management
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) Sonus
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Zeacom
4 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Multimedia
4 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
6 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) SCOM
7 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (12.50%) CCNP
7 1 (12.50%) CCNA
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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:

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Skype
2 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Lync Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Time Management
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Sonus
3 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 4 (50.00%) Zeacom
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds