Period
to 22 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Skype skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Skype over the 6 months to 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 211 250 291
Rank change year-on-year +39 +41 -22
Permanent jobs citing Skype 18 101 96
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.35% 0.87% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.26% 6.46% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17 92 95
Median annual salary £56,757 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.41% +9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £41,600 £31,250 £29,400
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £88,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.76%

Skype is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 552 1,564 1,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 10.86% 13.50% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 492 1,390 1,474
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £39,500 £29,225 £30,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £87,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% - -

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Skype as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Central London

Skype
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Skype in Central London.

Salary trend for Skype in Central London

Skype
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Skype in Central London over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Skype in Central London

Skype
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the Central London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 16 £50,000 -23.08% 2
West End of London +9 2 £56,757 -18.73%
City of Westminster -2 2 £56,757 +4.79%
Skype
London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, IT jobs citing Skype also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Skype.

1 16 (88.89%) Office 365
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (61.11%) Skype for Business
4 10 (55.56%) Azure
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 9 (50.00%) SCCM
5 9 (50.00%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
6 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
6 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
7 5 (27.78%) Presales
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
7 5 (27.78%) IaaS
7 5 (27.78%) PaaS
7 5 (27.78%) Citrix
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco
8 4 (22.22%) VMware
8 4 (22.22%) Mitel
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
8 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (22.22%) Private Cloud
8 4 (22.22%) Public Cloud
8 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
9 3 (16.67%) Forensic Analysis
9 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 (61.11%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (88.89%) Office 365
2 10 (55.56%) Azure
3 5 (27.78%) IaaS
3 5 (27.78%) PaaS
4 2 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.56%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) DKIM
2 2 (11.11%) DMARC
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) PBX
2 2 (11.11%) VoIP
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) H.323
3 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.56%) Softphone
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Team Leader
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Azure Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Service Owner
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) CSS3
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) Laravel
1 1 (5.56%) React
1 1 (5.56%) RESTful
1 1 (5.56%) Vue.js
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 4 (22.22%) Private Cloud
1 4 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 3 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (5.56%) Reinsurance
4 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
1 5 (27.78%) Presales
1 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (16.67%) Forensic Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
4 2 (11.11%) Email Filtering
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) API Development
5 1 (5.56%) Data Privacy
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNA
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 9 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) CASB
3 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) Mitel
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) Canon
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) MobileIron
5 1 (5.56%) Netskope
5 1 (5.56%) Polycom
5 1 (5.56%) RightFax
5 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.56%) Sophos
5 1 (5.56%) Xerox
5 1 (5.56%) Yealink