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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 54 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 10 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.76% 2.77% 4.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.81% 17.81% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 23
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £44,250 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.11% +1.19%
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
128 73 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 22.50% 15.53% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 106 53 138
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford 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 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 7 December 2016, 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 Watford region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 21 (100.00%) DHCP
1 21 (100.00%) VPN
1 21 (100.00%) DNS
2 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 19 (90.48%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) Linux
2 19 (90.48%) Office 365
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server
3 15 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (71.43%) ITIL
4 12 (57.14%) PaaS
4 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 12 (57.14%) Coaching
4 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (57.14%) VLAN
4 12 (57.14%) Degree
4 12 (57.14%) Mathematics
4 12 (57.14%) Retail
4 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 12 (57.14%) VMware ESX
4 12 (57.14%) Terminal Services
4 12 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (57.14%) MPLS
4 12 (57.14%) C

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (90.48%) Office 365
2 12 (57.14%) PaaS
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (33.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) DHCP
1 21 (100.00%) DNS
1 21 (100.00%) VPN
2 19 (90.48%) Firewall
3 12 (57.14%) ISDN
3 12 (57.14%) LAN
3 12 (57.14%) MPLS
3 12 (57.14%) PBX
3 12 (57.14%) Remote Desktop
3 12 (57.14%) VLAN
3 12 (57.14%) VoIP
3 12 (57.14%) WAN
4 7 (33.33%) SAN
4 7 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 2 (9.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
General
1 12 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (66.67%) Support Engineer
3 12 (57.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 12 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (52.38%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (52.38%) Linux Support
4 11 (52.38%) Linux Support Engineer
4 11 (52.38%) Office 365 Engineer
5 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support Technician
6 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Technician
6 4 (19.05%) Support Technician
7 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
8 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Data Centre
1 12 (57.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Linux
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server
3 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) ITIL
2 12 (57.14%) Coaching
2 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 7 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 7 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (33.33%) Web Filtering
4 2 (9.52%) Disk Encryption
4 2 (9.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (9.52%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (57.14%) Terminal Services
3 12 (57.14%) VMware ESX
4 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) VMware
3 12 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 7 (33.33%) Citrix
4 7 (33.33%) Dell
4 7 (33.33%) HP
4 7 (33.33%) NetApp
4 7 (33.33%) Veeam
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