Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 246 346
Rank change year-on-year +11 +100 +98
Permanent jobs citing Skype 116 85 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.05% 0.84% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.69% 5.10% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 107 69 31
City of London median annual salary £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.64% +10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.64% +10.00% +17.65%

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 1,734 1,668 2,041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.72% 16.47% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,549 1,525 1,791
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £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 18 June 2018.

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 18 June 2018. 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 - 2 £57,500 -
Skype
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 92 (79.31%) Skype for Business
2 80 (68.97%) Windows
3 76 (65.52%) Office 365
4 72 (62.07%) Microsoft
5 53 (45.69%) Active Directory
6 41 (35.34%) VMware
7 38 (32.76%) Cisco
8 37 (31.90%) Microsoft Office
9 35 (30.17%) Windows 10
10 34 (29.31%) PowerShell
11 33 (28.45%) Windows 7
12 30 (25.86%) MS Exchange
12 30 (25.86%) Citrix
12 30 (25.86%) Windows Server
13 29 (25.00%) Linux
13 29 (25.00%) Law
14 26 (22.41%) SharePoint
15 25 (21.55%) Mobile Device Management
16 24 (20.69%) DNS
16 24 (20.69%) Finance
17 23 (19.83%) Microsoft Azure
18 22 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (18.97%) Hyper-V
19 20 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 20 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
19 20 (17.24%) ITIL
20 18 (15.52%) VPN
20 18 (15.52%) Firewall
20 18 (15.52%) Migration
20 18 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2013

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 92 (79.31%) Skype for Business
2 30 (25.86%) MS Exchange
3 26 (22.41%) SharePoint
4 18 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.72%) CMS
7 2 (1.72%) IIS
7 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 37 (31.90%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (8.62%) Adobe Captivate
3 10 (8.62%) Camtasia
3 10 (8.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Carpe Diem
2 3 (2.59%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 76 (65.52%) Office 365
2 23 (19.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (9.48%) Slack
5 10 (8.62%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (6.90%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.86%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.86%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.86%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.69%) DNS
2 18 (15.52%) Firewall
2 18 (15.52%) VPN
3 17 (14.66%) TCP/IP
4 16 (13.79%) WebEx
5 15 (12.93%) LAN
5 15 (12.93%) WAN
6 12 (10.34%) DHCP
6 12 (10.34%) SAN
7 11 (9.48%) Unified Communications
8 8 (6.90%) FTP
9 7 (6.03%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (6.03%) IP Telephony
9 7 (6.03%) SSL
9 7 (6.03%) VoIP
9 7 (6.03%) Wireless
10 6 (5.17%) PBX
11 3 (2.59%) VLAN
12 2 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (1.72%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (0.86%) Selenium
1 1 (0.86%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (25.00%) Law
2 24 (20.69%) Finance
3 14 (12.07%) Legal
4 5 (4.31%) Billing
5 2 (1.72%) Advertising
5 2 (1.72%) Marketing
5 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (28.45%) Analyst
2 14 (12.07%) Desktop Support
3 13 (11.21%) IT Trainer
3 13 (11.21%) Trainer
4 11 (9.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (9.48%) Developer
4 11 (9.48%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (8.62%) Desktop Analyst
5 10 (8.62%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 10 (8.62%) Support Analyst
5 10 (8.62%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (7.76%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Salesforce Developer
6 9 (7.76%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) Administrator
8 5 (4.31%) Office 365 Engineer
9 4 (3.45%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.76%) Mason
1 9 (7.76%) REST
1 9 (7.76%) SOAP
1 9 (7.76%) Visualforce
2 3 (2.59%) .NET
3 2 (1.72%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.72%) CSS
3 2 (1.72%) HTML
3 2 (1.72%) LDAP
4 1 (0.86%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.86%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.86%) Kafka
4 1 (0.86%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.86%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.86%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.86%) Sass
4 1 (0.86%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.93%) Video Conferencing
2 13 (11.21%) e-Learning
3 10 (8.62%) Enterprise Storage
3 10 (8.62%) Learning Management System
4 9 (7.76%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.31%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.31%) HP StoreVirtual
6 4 (3.45%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.59%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.59%) Replication
7 3 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.59%) User Experience
8 2 (1.72%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.72%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.72%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (1.72%) Social Media
9 1 (0.86%) iPhone
9 1 (0.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 80 (68.97%) Windows
2 35 (30.17%) Windows 10
3 33 (28.45%) Windows 7
4 30 (25.86%) Windows Server
5 29 (25.00%) Linux
6 11 (9.48%) Android
6 11 (9.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (6.90%) Apple iOS
9 7 (6.03%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.55%) Mobile Device Management
2 20 (17.24%) ITIL
3 18 (15.52%) Migration
4 15 (12.93%) ITSM
5 13 (11.21%) Service Management
6 11 (9.48%) Coaching
7 10 (8.62%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (8.62%) PRINCE2
8 9 (7.76%) API Integration
8 9 (7.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (7.76%) Incident Management
9 8 (6.90%) Document Management
10 7 (6.03%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (5.17%) Capacity Management
11 6 (5.17%) Project Management
12 5 (4.31%) DevOps
12 5 (4.31%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.31%) Problem Management
12 5 (4.31%) Service Delivery
13 4 (3.45%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.31%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.62%) SQL
3 9 (7.76%) Apex Code
4 8 (6.90%) C
5 2 (1.72%) C#
6 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.86%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (4.31%) Degree
3 3 (2.59%) A+ Certification
3 3 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.59%) MCP
3 3 (2.59%) MCSA
3 3 (2.59%) MCSE
4 2 (1.72%) CCNA
5 1 (0.86%) CCNP
5 1 (0.86%) CCVP
5 1 (0.86%) MCTS
5 1 (0.86%) MOS
5 1 (0.86%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.17%) Cyber Essentials
2 6 (5.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (2.59%) GDPR
4 2 (1.72%) SLA
5 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 53 (45.69%) Active Directory
2 22 (18.97%) Hyper-V
2 22 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (14.66%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (6.03%) XenApp
5 4 (3.45%) vSphere
6 3 (2.59%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (2.59%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.72%) DFS Replication
7 2 (1.72%) Firmware
8 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.86%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (11.21%) SCCM
2 7 (6.03%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.72%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco CME
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 72 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 41 (35.34%) VMware
3 38 (32.76%) Cisco
4 30 (25.86%) Citrix
5 17 (14.66%) iManage
6 13 (11.21%) Aderant
7 12 (10.34%) ServiceNow
8 11 (9.48%) Apple
9 10 (8.62%) Adobe
9 10 (8.62%) Equitrac
9 10 (8.62%) LexisNexis
9 10 (8.62%) Red Hat
10 9 (7.76%) Google
10 9 (7.76%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (5.17%) HP
12 5 (4.31%) Avaya
13 3 (2.59%) Dell
13 3 (2.59%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.59%) Sonus
13 3 (2.59%) Veeam