Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 265 261 247
Rank change year-on-year -4 -14 +60
Permanent jobs citing Skype 103 131 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.81% 0.93% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.03% 7.16% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74 125 146
Central London median annual salary £54,163 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.52% +15.79% -
10th Percentile £30,200 £30,200 £34,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
London median annual salary £49,500 £51,875 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.58% -1.19% +9.38%

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 1,708 1,830 2,081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 13.50% 12.99% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,471 1,620 1,837
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £30,379
90th Percentile £91,000 £85,000 £78,750
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +2.86%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 76 £60,000 +9.09% 11
City of Westminster - 12 £54,163 -
West End of London - 4 £72,417 -
Southwark -8 2 - -
Skype
London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 84 (81.55%) Skype for Business
2 70 (67.96%) Office 365
3 61 (59.22%) Microsoft
4 57 (55.34%) Active Directory
5 56 (54.37%) Windows
6 36 (34.95%) Microsoft Office
7 32 (31.07%) Windows 10
8 31 (30.10%) Azure
9 28 (27.18%) SharePoint
9 28 (27.18%) LAN
9 28 (27.18%) WAN
10 24 (23.30%) MS Exchange
11 23 (22.33%) Video Conferencing
12 22 (21.36%) SCCM
12 22 (21.36%) ITIL
13 21 (20.39%) Cisco
14 20 (19.42%) Windows 7
15 19 (18.45%) VMware
16 18 (17.48%) Azure Active Directory
17 17 (16.50%) Windows Server
17 17 (16.50%) Polycom
17 17 (16.50%) PowerShell
17 17 (16.50%) Degree
18 16 (15.53%) Change Management
18 16 (15.53%) Firewall
18 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
18 16 (15.53%) VPN
19 15 (14.56%) VoIP
19 15 (14.56%) MCSE
19 15 (14.56%) Citrix

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 84 (81.55%) Skype for Business
2 28 (27.18%) SharePoint
3 24 (23.30%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.85%) CMS
5 4 (3.88%) Alfresco
5 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.91%) IBM Domino
6 3 (2.91%) IBM Notes
6 3 (2.91%) IIS
7 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 36 (34.95%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (6.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.97%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.97%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.97%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 70 (67.96%) Office 365
2 31 (30.10%) Azure
3 18 (17.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 15 (14.56%) OneDrive
5 9 (8.74%) Mimecast
6 5 (4.85%) AWS
7 4 (3.88%) IaaS
8 2 (1.94%) Boomi
8 2 (1.94%) SaaS
8 2 (1.94%) Yammer
9 1 (0.97%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.97%) GitHub
9 1 (0.97%) PaaS
9 1 (0.97%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 28 (27.18%) LAN
1 28 (27.18%) WAN
2 16 (15.53%) Firewall
2 16 (15.53%) VPN
3 15 (14.56%) VoIP
4 13 (12.62%) TCP/IP
5 12 (11.65%) DHCP
6 11 (10.68%) DNS
7 9 (8.74%) Unified Communications
7 9 (8.74%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (8.74%) Wireless
8 7 (6.80%) Telepresence
9 6 (5.83%) Network Security
9 6 (5.83%) PBX
10 5 (4.85%) VLAN
11 4 (3.88%) Intranet
11 4 (3.88%) SAN
11 4 (3.88%) WebEx
12 3 (2.91%) Internet
12 3 (2.91%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (0.97%) Big Data
2 1 (0.97%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.97%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (11.65%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Law
3 8 (7.77%) Legal
4 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.88%) French Language
5 4 (3.88%) Marketing
6 3 (2.91%) German Language
7 2 (1.94%) Billing
7 2 (1.94%) Retail
8 1 (0.97%) Automotive
8 1 (0.97%) Electronics
8 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.97%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 20 (19.42%) Analyst
2 18 (17.48%) Support Analyst
3 16 (15.53%) IT Support
4 12 (11.65%) Architect
5 9 (8.74%) IT Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) IT Support Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.80%) Consultant
6 7 (6.80%) Desktop Support
7 6 (5.83%) Audio Visual Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Audio Visual Technician
7 6 (5.83%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Senior Audio Visual Technician
7 6 (5.83%) Senior Technician
8 5 (4.85%) Desktop Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Junior
8 5 (4.85%) Junior Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Junior IT Support
8 5 (4.85%) Junior IT Support Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Junior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) Kafka
2 1 (0.97%) CSS
2 1 (0.97%) HTML
2 1 (0.97%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.33%) Video Conferencing
2 10 (9.71%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (8.74%) Smartphone
4 8 (7.77%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (7.77%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.83%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.91%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.91%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.91%) iPhone
6 3 (2.91%) Social Media
7 2 (1.94%) iPad
7 2 (1.94%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.94%) User Experience
8 1 (0.97%) LLPG
8 1 (0.97%) Replication
8 1 (0.97%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 56 (54.37%) Windows
2 32 (31.07%) Windows 10
3 20 (19.42%) Windows 7
4 17 (16.50%) Windows Server
5 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.83%) Android
7 5 (4.85%) Linux
7 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.36%) ITIL
2 16 (15.53%) Change Management
3 12 (11.65%) Mentoring
3 12 (11.65%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (9.71%) Presales
4 10 (9.71%) Time Management
5 9 (8.74%) Service Management
6 8 (7.77%) Customer Requirements
6 8 (7.77%) DevOps
6 8 (7.77%) Migration
7 7 (6.80%) Asset Management
7 7 (6.80%) Computer Science
7 7 (6.80%) Document Management
7 7 (6.80%) High Availability
7 7 (6.80%) Information Security
7 7 (6.80%) PRINCE2
7 7 (6.80%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.83%) Incident Management
8 6 (5.83%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.85%) SQL
3 2 (1.94%) C
4 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.97%) PHP
4 1 (0.97%) VB
4 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Degree
2 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (14.56%) MCSE
4 7 (6.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (6.80%) MCP
5 6 (5.83%) MCDST
5 6 (5.83%) MCSA
6 5 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.88%) CCNP
8 3 (2.91%) CCNA
9 2 (1.94%) CCDP
9 2 (1.94%) CCIE
10 1 (0.97%) CISM
10 1 (0.97%) CISSP
10 1 (0.97%) ISSMP
10 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.97%) MCITP
10 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) SLA
2 4 (3.88%) GDPR
3 3 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.94%) COBIT
4 2 (1.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 57 (55.34%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.80%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.80%) XenDesktop
4 6 (5.83%) XenApp
5 2 (1.94%) Docker
5 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (21.36%) SCCM
2 14 (13.59%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (5.83%) Terraform
4 4 (3.88%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.88%) PaperCut
5 3 (2.91%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.94%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (1.94%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.97%) Cacti
7 1 (0.97%) Cisco CME
7 1 (0.97%) Nagios
7 1 (0.97%) SCOM
7 1 (0.97%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (59.22%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.39%) Cisco
3 19 (18.45%) VMware
4 17 (16.50%) Polycom
5 15 (14.56%) Citrix
6 5 (4.85%) HP
7 4 (3.88%) Brocade
7 4 (3.88%) Dell
7 4 (3.88%) Palo Alto
7 4 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (3.88%) Symantec
8 3 (2.91%) Altiris
8 3 (2.91%) Forcepoint
8 3 (2.91%) Lotus
8 3 (2.91%) Meraki
8 3 (2.91%) Mitel
8 3 (2.91%) Veritas
8 3 (2.91%) Workday
9 2 (1.94%) Ivanti
9 2 (1.94%) ServiceNow