The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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)
South East / Surrey
Rank 149 147 172
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 15 56 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.57% 1.47% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.70% 6.50% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 47 38
Median salary £27,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £44,000
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 Surrey region.

Application Platforms Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
555 861 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 20.98% 22.59% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 487 777 917
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Surrey

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Surrey

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 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
Woking +17 3 £26,000 -38.82%
Weybridge - 3 £26,000 - 1
Guildford +26 2 £27,500 -45.00%
Redhill - 2 - - 1
Staines - 2 £37,500 - 1
Cobham - 2 £45,000 -
Skype for Business
South East

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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 Surrey region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
3 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) Office 365
3 12 (54.55%) Skype
4 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
5 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco
7 5 (22.73%) MS Office
8 4 (18.18%) Firmware
8 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 4 (18.18%) VoIP
8 4 (18.18%) Citrix
8 4 (18.18%) Firewall
8 4 (18.18%) VMware
8 4 (18.18%) Legal
8 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (18.18%) Coaching
8 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
9 3 (13.64%) SCCM
9 3 (13.64%) SQL
9 3 (13.64%) Avaya
10 2 (9.09%) SAN
10 2 (9.09%) Terminal Server

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS Office
3 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.55%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (54.55%) Office 365
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) IaaS
3 2 (9.09%) PaaS
4 1 (4.55%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Skype
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) VoIP
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 4 (18.18%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) IT Support
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) IT Trainer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Trainer
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
4 3 (13.64%) IT Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Support Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Coaching
2 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
2 2 (9.09%) Server Building
2 2 (9.09%) Service Management
2 2 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) MCSE
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Firmware
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Terminal Server
3 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 4 (18.18%) Citrix
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) Avaya
5 2 (9.09%) Bomgar
6 1 (4.55%) Apple
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) Dell KACE
6 1 (4.55%) Google
6 1 (4.55%) Polycom
6 1 (4.55%) Veeam
Weybridge, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago