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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 49 55 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 9 11 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.86% 2.23% 7.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.09% 6.83% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 31
Median salary £26,000 £55,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-52.72% +8.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
99 161 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.41% 32.59% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 64 109 122
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Watford region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Watford

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Skype
4 6 (54.55%) VPN
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (27.27%) VoIP
7 3 (27.27%) WAN
7 3 (27.27%) LAN
7 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
7 3 (27.27%) MCSE
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) MPLS
7 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 3 (27.27%) Office 365

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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) PaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Skype
2 6 (54.55%) VPN
3 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) VoIP
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) ISDN
6 2 (18.18%) PBX
6 2 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (18.18%) VLAN
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (9.09%) Intranet
7 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Support
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 3 (27.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (27.27%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Mitel
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
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