Period
to 16 June 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 16 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 247 241 268
Rank change year-on-year -6 +27 +116
Permanent jobs citing Skype 136 163 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.06% 1.14% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 7.12% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 121 149 93
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £53,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.09% -3.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £25,250 £31,200 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £77,150
London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 1,700 2,289 2,161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 13.19% 16.05% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,520 2,045 1,954
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £28,725 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 16 June 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 16 June 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 +2 101 £45,000 -15.09% 9
Lambeth - 8 £45,000 -
City of Westminster - 5 £30,000 -
West End of London +19 2 £65,000 -0.76%
Camden 0 1 £25,500 -17.74%
Skype
London

For the 6 months to 16 June 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.

1 116 (85.29%) Skype for Business
2 91 (66.91%) Office 365
3 86 (63.24%) Microsoft
4 77 (56.62%) Active Directory
5 65 (47.79%) Windows
6 41 (30.15%) Microsoft Office
7 40 (29.41%) Windows 10
8 35 (25.74%) SharePoint
9 32 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
10 31 (22.79%) Microsoft Azure
11 30 (22.06%) Finance
12 29 (21.32%) ITIL
13 25 (18.38%) MS Exchange
13 25 (18.38%) VMware
14 24 (17.65%) Unified Communications
14 24 (17.65%) DHCP
14 24 (17.65%) Cisco
14 24 (17.65%) DNS
15 22 (16.18%) Windows Server
16 21 (15.44%) Windows 7
17 20 (14.71%) SCCM
18 19 (13.97%) Migration
18 19 (13.97%) VPN
18 19 (13.97%) Citrix
18 19 (13.97%) LAN
19 16 (11.76%) WAN
19 16 (11.76%) Apple
19 16 (11.76%) Telecoms
20 15 (11.03%) Banking
20 15 (11.03%) Windows Server 2008

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
1 116 (85.29%) Skype for Business
2 35 (25.74%) SharePoint
3 25 (18.38%) MS Exchange
4 9 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.47%) WordPress
8 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.74%) CMS
8 1 (0.74%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.74%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 41 (30.15%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.74%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Eikon
2 1 (0.74%) Aareon QL
2 1 (0.74%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.74%) Lawson
2 1 (0.74%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.74%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (0.74%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.74%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 91 (66.91%) Office 365
2 31 (22.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (8.82%) Azure Active Directory
3 12 (8.82%) OneDrive
4 10 (7.35%) Mimecast
5 9 (6.62%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (4.41%) Yammer
7 5 (3.68%) IaaS
8 2 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (1.47%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.74%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Flow
9 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.65%) DHCP
1 24 (17.65%) DNS
1 24 (17.65%) Unified Communications
2 19 (13.97%) LAN
2 19 (13.97%) VPN
3 16 (11.76%) WAN
4 14 (10.29%) VoIP
5 12 (8.82%) Wireless
6 7 (5.15%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.15%) Telepresence
7 6 (4.41%) Internet
8 4 (2.94%) SAN
8 4 (2.94%) WebEx
9 3 (2.21%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (2.21%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.21%) Network Security
9 3 (2.21%) Softphone
9 3 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (2.21%) Wireshark
10 2 (1.47%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.21%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (1.47%) Power BI
3 1 (0.74%) Big Data
3 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.74%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.74%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Hudson
1 1 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 30 (22.06%) Finance
2 16 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 15 (11.03%) Banking
4 10 (7.35%) Law
5 6 (4.41%) Back Office
6 5 (3.68%) Marketing
7 4 (2.94%) Advertising
7 4 (2.94%) Multimedia
8 3 (2.21%) Legal
9 1 (0.74%) Billing
9 1 (0.74%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.74%) Electronics
9 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (17.65%) Analyst
2 15 (11.03%) Desktop Support
3 13 (9.56%) Consultant
4 12 (8.82%) IT Manager
4 12 (8.82%) Support Analyst
5 10 (7.35%) IT Support
6 9 (6.62%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (6.62%) Account Manager
6 9 (6.62%) Active Directory Consultant
6 9 (6.62%) Office 365 Consultant
6 9 (6.62%) Solutions Consultant
7 8 (5.88%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 8 (5.88%) Architect
8 7 (5.15%) Service Analyst
8 7 (5.15%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (5.15%) Service Manager
8 7 (5.15%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) Operations Analyst
9 6 (4.41%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.15%) Software Packaging
2 2 (1.47%) XMPP
3 1 (0.74%) CSS
3 1 (0.74%) HTML
3 1 (0.74%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
2 13 (9.56%) iPad
3 11 (8.09%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (7.35%) iPhone
5 7 (5.15%) Smartphone
6 6 (4.41%) iSeries
7 5 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.68%) Blackberry
7 5 (3.68%) Social Media
8 3 (2.21%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.21%) PKI
8 3 (2.21%) User Experience
9 2 (1.47%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.74%) Handset
10 1 (0.74%) PMI
10 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (47.79%) Windows
2 40 (29.41%) Windows 10
3 22 (16.18%) Windows Server
4 21 (15.44%) Windows 7
5 15 (11.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (8.82%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.68%) Android
9 2 (1.47%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.32%) ITIL
2 19 (13.97%) Migration
3 15 (11.03%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (10.29%) Service Delivery
5 10 (7.35%) Presales
6 9 (6.62%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (6.62%) Document Management
6 9 (6.62%) Problem Management
6 9 (6.62%) Use Case
7 8 (5.88%) Patch Management
8 7 (5.15%) Security Management
9 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
9 6 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (4.41%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (4.41%) Project Management
10 5 (3.68%) Asset Management
10 5 (3.68%) Change Management
10 5 (3.68%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (3.68%) High Availability
10 5 (3.68%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.09%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.15%) SQL
3 2 (1.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.74%) C
4 1 (0.74%) C#
4 1 (0.74%) Java
4 1 (0.74%) PHP
4 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (8.82%) MCP
2 11 (8.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 10 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.88%) Degree
5 6 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (4.41%) MCSE
6 3 (2.21%) MCSA
7 2 (1.47%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.47%) Avaya Certification
7 2 (1.47%) CCNA
7 2 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.74%) CCA
8 1 (0.74%) CCNP
8 1 (0.74%) CISM
8 1 (0.74%) CISSP
8 1 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.74%) MCITP
8 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.15%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) GDPR
2 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 77 (56.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.35%) XenDesktop
4 9 (6.62%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.41%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (4.41%) XenApp
6 3 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 20 (14.71%) SCCM
2 4 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.94%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.21%) SCOM
3 3 (2.21%) Terraform
4 2 (1.47%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.74%) Cisco CME
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 86 (63.24%) Microsoft
2 25 (18.38%) VMware
3 24 (17.65%) Cisco
4 19 (13.97%) Citrix
5 16 (11.76%) Apple
6 15 (11.03%) HP
7 13 (9.56%) Avaya
8 7 (5.15%) BT
9 6 (4.41%) Bloomberg
9 6 (4.41%) IBM
9 6 (4.41%) Misys
9 6 (4.41%) Reuters
10 4 (2.94%) Dell
10 4 (2.94%) Polycom
10 4 (2.94%) Verint
11 3 (2.21%) Mitel
11 3 (2.21%) NetApp
11 3 (2.21%) Oracle
11 3 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (2.21%) Yealink