Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 248 243 239
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 +53
Permanent jobs citing Skype 73 106 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.73% 0.95% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.68% 7.28% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 46 102 84
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,875 £29,100 £33,125
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £52,081 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.31% +15.79% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,285 1,456 1,494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.87% 13.04% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,112 1,288 1,332
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +3.77% -3.64%
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype in the City of London

Skype
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Skype in the City of London

Skype
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Skype in the City of London

Skype
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the City of London region over the 6 months to 16 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
London Bridge -14 2 - -
Skype
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 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 City of London region with a requirement for Skype.

1 58 (79.45%) Skype for Business
2 51 (69.86%) Office 365
3 45 (61.64%) Windows
4 43 (58.90%) Active Directory
5 42 (57.53%) Microsoft
6 26 (35.62%) Windows 10
7 24 (32.88%) Azure
8 22 (30.14%) Microsoft Office
9 19 (26.03%) SCCM
10 18 (24.66%) SharePoint
10 18 (24.66%) LAN
10 18 (24.66%) WAN
11 17 (23.29%) Windows Server
12 16 (21.92%) ITIL
13 15 (20.55%) MS Exchange
13 15 (20.55%) PowerShell
13 15 (20.55%) Windows 7
14 14 (19.18%) Azure Active Directory
14 14 (19.18%) Video Conferencing
14 14 (19.18%) VPN
14 14 (19.18%) Cisco
14 14 (19.18%) Citrix
15 13 (17.81%) VMware
15 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (16.44%) MCSE
16 12 (16.44%) Degree
17 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Intune
17 11 (15.07%) Change Management
18 10 (13.70%) Polycom
19 9 (12.33%) Smartphone

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 58 (79.45%) Skype for Business
2 18 (24.66%) SharePoint
3 15 (20.55%) MS Exchange
4 5 (6.85%) CMS
5 4 (5.48%) Alfresco
6 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.11%) IBM Domino
6 3 (4.11%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.37%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.37%) Camtasia
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.37%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.37%) Eikon
2 1 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 51 (69.86%) Office 365
2 24 (32.88%) Azure
3 14 (19.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (12.33%) Mimecast
5 6 (8.22%) OneDrive
6 5 (6.85%) AWS
7 4 (5.48%) IaaS
8 2 (2.74%) Boomi
8 2 (2.74%) SaaS
8 2 (2.74%) Yammer
9 1 (1.37%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.66%) LAN
1 18 (24.66%) WAN
2 14 (19.18%) VPN
3 8 (10.96%) DHCP
3 8 (10.96%) VoIP
4 7 (9.59%) DNS
4 7 (9.59%) Firewall
5 6 (8.22%) Network Security
5 6 (8.22%) PBX
5 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.22%) Telepresence
5 6 (8.22%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (6.85%) Unified Communications
7 4 (5.48%) VLAN
7 4 (5.48%) WebEx
8 3 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (4.11%) Internet
8 3 (4.11%) MPLS
8 3 (4.11%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (4.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.37%) Big Data
2 1 (1.37%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.37%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (12.33%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.11%) Law
3 3 (4.11%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Billing
4 2 (2.74%) Legal
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
5 1 (1.37%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Analyst
2 14 (19.18%) Support Analyst
3 12 (16.44%) IT Support
4 9 (12.33%) Architect
5 7 (9.59%) Desktop Support
6 6 (8.22%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Audio Visual Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Consultant
7 5 (6.85%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.48%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) IT Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Technical Support
9 3 (4.11%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (4.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) CSS
1 1 (1.37%) HTML
1 1 (1.37%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (12.33%) Smartphone
3 8 (10.96%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.22%) Blackberry
4 6 (8.22%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (8.22%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.11%) e-Learning
6 3 (4.11%) Social Media
7 2 (2.74%) iPad
7 2 (2.74%) iPhone
7 2 (2.74%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.37%) iSeries
8 1 (1.37%) LLPG
8 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (61.64%) Windows
2 26 (35.62%) Windows 10
3 17 (23.29%) Windows Server
4 15 (20.55%) Windows 7
5 6 (8.22%) Android
6 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.37%) Linux
9 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.92%) ITIL
2 11 (15.07%) Change Management
3 7 (9.59%) Asset Management
3 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.59%) Information Security
3 7 (9.59%) Migration
3 7 (9.59%) Service Management
3 7 (9.59%) Time Management
4 6 (8.22%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (8.22%) DevOps
4 6 (8.22%) Document Management
4 6 (8.22%) High Availability
4 6 (8.22%) Presales
4 6 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (8.22%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.85%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.48%) Content Management
6 4 (5.48%) Decision-Making
6 4 (5.48%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.74%) C
2 2 (2.74%) SQL
3 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.44%) Degree
2 12 (16.44%) MCSE
3 7 (9.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (9.59%) MCP
4 6 (8.22%) MCDST
5 5 (6.85%) MCSA
6 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.11%) CCNP
8 2 (2.74%) CCDP
8 2 (2.74%) CCIE
8 2 (2.74%) CCNA
9 1 (1.37%) CISM
9 1 (1.37%) CISSP
9 1 (1.37%) ISSMP
9 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) SLA
2 4 (5.48%) GDPR
3 2 (2.74%) COBIT
3 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 43 (58.90%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.59%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.22%) XenDesktop
4 5 (6.85%) XenApp
5 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (26.03%) SCCM
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (8.22%) Terraform
4 4 (5.48%) PaperCut
5 3 (4.11%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.74%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.74%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (1.37%) Cisco CME
7 1 (1.37%) SCOM
7 1 (1.37%) Sysprep
7 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (57.53%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.18%) Cisco
2 14 (19.18%) Citrix
3 13 (17.81%) VMware
4 10 (13.70%) Polycom
5 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.11%) Altiris
6 3 (4.11%) Apple
6 3 (4.11%) Dell
6 3 (4.11%) Forcepoint
6 3 (4.11%) Lotus
6 3 (4.11%) Mitel
6 3 (4.11%) Symantec
6 3 (4.11%) Veritas
6 3 (4.11%) Workday
7 2 (2.74%) Ivanti
7 2 (2.74%) Meraki
8 1 (1.37%) McAfee
8 1 (1.37%) Remedy
8 1 (1.37%) Reuters