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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 143 175 162
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 60 39 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.55% 0.87% 1.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.64% 3.50% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 49 34 44
Average salary £47,500 £37,750 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.82% +18.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,800 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,250 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Skype for Business
South East

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
903 1114 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 23.31% 24.86% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 815 991 798
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Egham - 11 £60,000 -
Thames Ditton -11 8 £22,500 -60.86%
Guildford +9 7 £29,000 -31.76% 1
Camberley - 5 £26,000 -
Reigate -17 3 £47,500 +26.66%
Woking -6 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Epsom +3 1 £44,500 +48.33%
Skype for Business
South East

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business.

1 113 (91.87%) Microsoft
2 97 (78.86%) Windows
3 86 (69.92%) MS Exchange
4 80 (65.04%) Windows Server
5 79 (64.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 73 (59.35%) Active Directory
7 72 (58.54%) Cisco
8 66 (53.66%) MCSE
8 66 (53.66%) Firewall
9 64 (52.03%) MCSA
9 64 (52.03%) Hyper-V
9 64 (52.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 60 (48.78%) SQL Server
11 57 (46.34%) Exchange Server 2010
11 57 (46.34%) MCITP
12 56 (45.53%) DNS
13 55 (44.72%) Cisco ASA
13 55 (44.72%) Windows Server 2008
14 52 (42.28%) SCCM
14 52 (42.28%) SCOM
15 50 (40.65%) MCP
16 46 (37.40%) LAN
16 46 (37.40%) Symantec
16 46 (37.40%) SQL Server 2008
16 46 (37.40%) SQL Server 2012
17 45 (36.59%) DHCP
18 44 (35.77%) Linux
18 44 (35.77%) Backup Exec
19 43 (34.96%) Windows 7
20 40 (32.52%) WAN

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 86 (69.92%) MS Exchange
2 57 (46.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (30.08%) SharePoint
4 34 (27.64%) IIS
5 4 (3.25%) CMS
5 4 (3.25%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 30 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.13%) MS Office
3 4 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (8.13%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (6.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.63%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 24 (19.51%) Office 365
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.44%) Yammer
4 2 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.63%) IaaS
4 2 (1.63%) PaaS
5 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (53.66%) Firewall
2 56 (45.53%) DNS
3 55 (44.72%) Cisco ASA
4 46 (37.40%) LAN
5 45 (36.59%) DHCP
6 40 (32.52%) VLAN
6 40 (32.52%) WAN
7 36 (29.27%) SAN
8 33 (26.83%) VPN
9 30 (24.39%) Skype
10 25 (20.33%) iSCSI
11 13 (10.57%) Unified Communications
12 6 (4.88%) VoIP
12 6 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (4.07%) Internet
14 4 (3.25%) H.323
14 4 (3.25%) SNMP
14 4 (3.25%) Telepresence
15 3 (2.44%) MPLS
15 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 46 (37.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 46 (37.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (4.07%) German Language
2 2 (1.63%) Finance
2 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (34.96%) Administrator
2 42 (34.15%) Systems Administrator
3 32 (26.02%) Consultant
4 26 (21.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 23 (18.70%) Senior Consultant
5 23 (18.70%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 23 (18.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 17 (13.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (10.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (8.94%) Support Engineer
9 10 (8.13%) 1st Line Engineer
9 10 (8.13%) Lync Engineer
9 10 (8.13%) Windows Engineer
10 9 (7.32%) Analyst
10 9 (7.32%) Exchange Engineer
11 8 (6.50%) 1st Line Support
11 8 (6.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 8 (6.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (6.50%) Help Desk Engineer
11 8 (6.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (28.46%) Clustering
2 25 (20.33%) EqualLogic
3 16 (13.01%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.50%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.07%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.25%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.63%) BYOD
8 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.81%) AS400
9 1 (0.81%) CESG
9 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.81%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.81%) iSeries
9 1 (0.81%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 97 (78.86%) Windows
2 80 (65.04%) Windows Server
3 64 (52.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (44.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (35.77%) Linux
6 43 (34.96%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.88%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.63%) Android
9 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.63%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.63%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.27%) Migration
2 34 (27.64%) Network Load Balancing
3 24 (19.51%) ITIL
4 17 (13.82%) CRM
5 12 (9.76%) High Availability
6 10 (8.13%) ERP
7 9 (7.32%) Service Management
8 6 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (4.88%) Presales
9 5 (4.07%) Change Control
9 5 (4.07%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.07%) Project Management
10 4 (3.25%) Content Management
10 4 (3.25%) Data Protection
10 4 (3.25%) ITIL V2
10 4 (3.25%) Server Patching
11 3 (2.44%) Asset Management
11 3 (2.44%) PRINCE2
11 3 (2.44%) Resource Management
11 3 (2.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.33%) SQL
2 4 (3.25%) C
3 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 79 (64.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (53.66%) MCSE
3 64 (52.03%) MCSA
4 57 (46.34%) MCITP
5 50 (40.65%) MCP
6 20 (16.26%) Degree
7 19 (15.45%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (12.20%) CCNA
9 12 (9.76%) MCTS
10 8 (6.50%) HNC
11 7 (5.69%) A+ Certification
12 6 (4.88%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (1.63%) CCNP
13 2 (1.63%) MOS
13 2 (1.63%) PMI Certification
13 2 (1.63%) PMP
13 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.63%) VTSP
14 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (59.35%) Active Directory
2 64 (52.03%) Hyper-V
3 12 (9.76%) XenApp
4 11 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.25%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.25%) vSphere
6 2 (1.63%) Firmware
6 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.81%) UAG
7 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 52 (42.28%) SCCM
1 52 (42.28%) SCOM
2 44 (35.77%) Backup Exec
3 34 (27.64%) WSUS
4 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.81%) Puppet
5 1 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.81%) vMotion
Vendors
1 113 (91.87%) Microsoft
2 72 (58.54%) Cisco
3 46 (37.40%) Symantec
4 29 (23.58%) Dell
5 20 (16.26%) VMware
6 17 (13.82%) Citrix
7 8 (6.50%) Polycom
8 7 (5.69%) GENBAND
9 4 (3.25%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (3.25%) Juniper
9 4 (3.25%) Synology
10 3 (2.44%) Avaya
10 3 (2.44%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.44%) F5
10 3 (2.44%) HP
10 3 (2.44%) Palo Alto
10 3 (2.44%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.63%) Altiris
11 2 (1.63%) Apple
11 2 (1.63%) Mitel
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