Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
London > Central London
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 277 263 295
Rank change year-on-year -14 +32 +117
Permanent jobs citing Skype 93 134 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.72% 0.92% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.66% 6.11% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 89 138 89
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,425 £24,400
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,375 £67,750
London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -5.00%

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 1,643 2,192 2,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 12.65% 15.01% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,456 1,952 1,948
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,250 £28,175
90th Percentile £88,125 £81,125 £78,750
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Central London

Skype
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Skype in Central London.

Salary trend for Skype in Central London

Skype
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in Central London over the 6 months to 24 January 2019.

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 24 January 2019. 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 +4 71 £55,000 +15.79% 8
Lambeth - 4 £40,000 -
Camden - 2 £39,500 -
Southwark +80 1 £30,000 -53.85%
City of Westminster -3 1 - -
Skype
London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 63 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 60 (64.52%) Skype for Business
3 59 (63.44%) Office 365
4 46 (49.46%) Windows
5 41 (44.09%) Active Directory
6 32 (34.41%) DNS
6 32 (34.41%) Finance
7 30 (32.26%) VMware
8 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (27.96%) DHCP
9 26 (27.96%) Windows Server
10 24 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
10 24 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
11 23 (24.73%) Hyper-V
11 23 (24.73%) PowerShell
11 23 (24.73%) MS Exchange
11 23 (24.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 20 (21.51%) SCCM
12 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (20.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (19.35%) Scrum
14 18 (19.35%) Firewall
14 18 (19.35%) SharePoint
14 18 (19.35%) SCOM
14 18 (19.35%) PKI
15 17 (18.28%) DevOps
15 17 (18.28%) Data Centre
16 16 (17.20%) Cisco
16 16 (17.20%) TCP/IP
16 16 (17.20%) Legal

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 60 (64.52%) Skype for Business
2 23 (24.73%) MS Exchange
3 18 (19.35%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.08%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.08%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.08%) Camtasia
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Aareon QL
1 1 (1.08%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.08%) Elite 3E
1 1 (1.08%) Lawson
1 1 (1.08%) Maximo
1 1 (1.08%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (1.08%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (1.08%) OPENHousing
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.08%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (1.08%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 59 (63.44%) Office 365
2 24 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.30%) OneDrive
4 4 (4.30%) SaaS
5 3 (3.23%) GitHub
5 3 (3.23%) Heroku
5 3 (3.23%) Mimecast
6 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (2.15%) Yammer
7 1 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (34.41%) DNS
2 26 (27.96%) DHCP
3 18 (19.35%) Firewall
4 16 (17.20%) TCP/IP
5 9 (9.68%) Unified Communications
5 9 (9.68%) Wireless
6 8 (8.60%) MPLS
6 8 (8.60%) VLAN
7 7 (7.53%) LAN
7 7 (7.53%) VoIP
8 6 (6.45%) IP Telephony
8 6 (6.45%) WAN
9 5 (5.38%) BGP
9 5 (5.38%) OSPF
9 5 (5.38%) SAN
10 3 (3.23%) H.323
10 3 (3.23%) Internet
10 3 (3.23%) VPN
11 1 (1.08%) SSL
11 1 (1.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.23%) Redis
4 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) CircleCI
General
1 32 (34.41%) Finance
2 16 (17.20%) Legal
3 15 (16.13%) Law
4 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.30%) Banking
6 3 (3.23%) Games
7 2 (2.15%) Advertising
7 2 (2.15%) Retail
8 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.08%) Marketing
8 1 (1.08%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (20.43%) Exchange Engineer
1 19 (20.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (16.13%) IT Engineer
3 11 (11.83%) IT Manager
4 10 (10.75%) Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Account Manager
6 8 (8.60%) Network Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) IT Support
8 6 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Consultant
9 5 (5.38%) Exchange Consultant
9 5 (5.38%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) IT Trainer
9 5 (5.38%) Telephony Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Trainer
10 4 (4.30%) Messaging Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) REST
1 2 (2.15%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (2.15%) Sidekiq
1 2 (2.15%) SOAP
1 2 (2.15%) Visualforce
2 1 (1.08%) Enzyme
2 1 (1.08%) Jest
2 1 (1.08%) React
2 1 (1.08%) Sass
2 1 (1.08%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.35%) PKI
2 17 (18.28%) Data Centre
3 10 (10.75%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (4.30%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.30%) Fintech
4 4 (4.30%) Replication
5 2 (2.15%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.08%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.08%) iPad
6 1 (1.08%) iPhone
6 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.08%) Social Media
6 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (49.46%) Windows
2 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (27.96%) Windows Server
4 19 (20.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (16.13%) Windows 10
6 11 (11.83%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.23%) Linux
8 2 (2.15%) Android
8 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.08%) VMS
9 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (19.35%) Scrum
4 17 (18.28%) DevOps
5 15 (16.13%) Systems Engineering
6 12 (12.90%) ITIL
7 9 (9.68%) Migration
8 8 (8.60%) Ticket Management
9 7 (7.53%) Project Management
10 6 (6.45%) ITIL V3
10 6 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (5.38%) Change Management
11 5 (5.38%) Presales
11 5 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (5.38%) Use Case
12 4 (4.30%) Asset Management
12 4 (4.30%) Customer Requirements
12 4 (4.30%) Incident Management
12 4 (4.30%) Security Management
13 3 (3.23%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.73%) PowerShell
2 13 (13.98%) SQL
3 3 (3.23%) Ruby
4 2 (2.15%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.08%) C#
5 1 (1.08%) ES6
5 1 (1.08%) Java
5 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (10.75%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.68%) CCNP
3 5 (5.38%) CCNA
4 3 (3.23%) Avaya Certification
4 3 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.23%) MCITP
4 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.08%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.08%) CCA
5 1 (1.08%) CCAA
5 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.08%) MCP
5 1 (1.08%) MCSE
5 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (44.09%) Active Directory
2 23 (24.73%) Hyper-V
3 10 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.30%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.08%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (21.51%) SCCM
2 18 (19.35%) SCOM
3 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.08%) Nagios
3 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 30 (32.26%) VMware
3 16 (17.20%) Cisco
4 11 (11.83%) Nortel
5 7 (7.53%) Google
6 6 (6.45%) Citrix
7 5 (5.38%) Aerohive Networks
7 5 (5.38%) Avaya
7 5 (5.38%) Veeam
8 4 (4.30%) iManage
9 2 (2.15%) Oracle
9 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.15%) Sage
9 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.08%) Apple
10 1 (1.08%) BT
10 1 (1.08%) CODA
10 1 (1.08%) Cognos
10 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.08%) SAP