The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 57 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 1 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% 1.76% 2.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.25% 4.86% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 9
Average salary £44,500 £60,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.83% +18.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Skype for Business
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
80 185 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.34% 36.20% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 61 126 73
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Watford

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Skype
3 8 (53.33%) DNS
3 8 (53.33%) DHCP
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) VPN
4 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (40.00%) MS Visio
4 6 (40.00%) Adobe
4 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (40.00%) Software Deployment
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 5 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) HP
6 4 (26.67%) Terminal Services
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
6 4 (26.67%) ERP
6 4 (26.67%) CRM
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) SAP
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Management

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (40.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Skype
2 8 (53.33%) DHCP
2 8 (53.33%) DNS
3 6 (40.00%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) DMZ
5 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) IT Manager
2 4 (26.67%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Active Directory Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Presales Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Lync Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Lync Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) SAP Business Workflow
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
2 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (26.67%) Change Control
2 4 (26.67%) Coaching
2 4 (26.67%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) ERP
2 4 (26.67%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (26.67%) Line Management
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
2 4 (26.67%) Practice Management
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
2 4 (26.67%) Project Governance
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) QMS
2 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
2 4 (26.67%) Records Management
2 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
2 4 (26.67%) Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) Presales
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
1 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Adobe
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) iManage
4 4 (26.67%) SAP
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) Sonus
7 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
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