Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 229 300
Rank change year-on-year +4 +71 +129
Permanent jobs citing Skype 130 99 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.17% 1.00% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.61% 6.52% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 121 86 52
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £30,500 £38,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £82,500 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £49,155 £52,000
% change year-on-year +11.89% -5.47% +22.35%

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 1,510 1,519 1,825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.63% 15.31% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,351 1,363 1,599
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -8 2 £40,000 -
Skype
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 93 (71.54%) Windows
2 88 (67.69%) Office 365
3 83 (63.85%) Skype for Business
4 75 (57.69%) Active Directory
5 74 (56.92%) Microsoft
6 56 (43.08%) VMware
7 48 (36.92%) Windows Server
8 47 (36.15%) Finance
9 44 (33.85%) PowerShell
10 43 (33.08%) DNS
11 41 (31.54%) MS Exchange
11 41 (31.54%) Microsoft Azure
12 36 (27.69%) Hyper-V
13 32 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
13 32 (24.62%) Citrix
14 31 (23.85%) Microsoft Office
15 30 (23.08%) Linux
15 30 (23.08%) Windows 7
16 29 (22.31%) Firewall
16 29 (22.31%) Windows 10
17 27 (20.77%) DHCP
17 27 (20.77%) Cisco
18 26 (20.00%) Law
19 25 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
20 24 (18.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 24 (18.46%) TCP/IP
20 24 (18.46%) SCCM
21 23 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
21 23 (17.69%) ITIL
21 23 (17.69%) Mobile Device Management

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 83 (63.85%) Skype for Business
2 41 (31.54%) MS Exchange
3 22 (16.92%) SharePoint
4 15 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.77%) CMS
7 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.77%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.77%) IIS
7 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 31 (23.85%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (8.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.77%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.77%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.77%) Camtasia
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.77%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.77%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 88 (67.69%) Office 365
2 41 (31.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (8.46%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (4.62%) Slack
6 4 (3.08%) Mimecast
7 3 (2.31%) GitHub
7 3 (2.31%) Heroku
8 2 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.54%) SaaS
9 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.77%) iTunes
9 1 (0.77%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.77%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 43 (33.08%) DNS
2 29 (22.31%) Firewall
3 27 (20.77%) DHCP
4 24 (18.46%) TCP/IP
5 16 (12.31%) WAN
6 15 (11.54%) LAN
7 13 (10.00%) VPN
7 13 (10.00%) Wireless
8 10 (7.69%) SAN
9 9 (6.92%) IP Telephony
10 8 (6.15%) MPLS
11 7 (5.38%) BGP
11 7 (5.38%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (5.38%) OSPF
12 6 (4.62%) FTP
12 6 (4.62%) SSL
12 6 (4.62%) WebEx
13 5 (3.85%) VLAN
13 5 (3.85%) VoIP
14 4 (3.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.31%) Redis
2 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.77%) MySQL
3 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (2.31%) CircleCI
2 2 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 47 (36.15%) Finance
2 26 (20.00%) Law
3 13 (10.00%) Legal
4 8 (6.15%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.54%) Advertising
5 2 (1.54%) Billing
5 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.54%) Marketing
6 1 (0.77%) Banking
6 1 (0.77%) Games
6 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.77%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (22.31%) Analyst
2 17 (13.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (12.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 16 (12.31%) Developer
3 16 (12.31%) Exchange Engineer
3 16 (12.31%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (11.54%) IT Engineer
4 15 (11.54%) Windows Engineer
5 14 (10.77%) Salesforce Developer
6 13 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 13 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 13 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 11 (8.46%) Desktop Support
8 9 (6.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (6.15%) Desktop Analyst
9 8 (6.15%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 8 (6.15%) Support Analyst
10 7 (5.38%) IT Support
10 7 (5.38%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.77%) REST
1 14 (10.77%) SOAP
1 14 (10.77%) Visualforce
2 3 (2.31%) XMPP
3 2 (1.54%) .NET
3 2 (1.54%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (1.54%) Sass
3 2 (1.54%) Sidekiq
4 1 (0.77%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.77%) CSS
4 1 (0.77%) Enzyme
4 1 (0.77%) HTML
4 1 (0.77%) Jest
4 1 (0.77%) LDAP
4 1 (0.77%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.08%) Data Centre
1 17 (13.08%) Video Conferencing
2 16 (12.31%) PKI
3 14 (10.77%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (10.77%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.31%) Fintech
5 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.31%) Replication
5 3 (2.31%) Social Media
6 2 (1.54%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.54%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.54%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.54%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (1.54%) iPad
6 2 (1.54%) iPhone
6 2 (1.54%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.77%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 93 (71.54%) Windows
2 48 (36.92%) Windows Server
3 32 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (23.08%) Linux
4 30 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 29 (22.31%) Windows 10
6 25 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (10.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (8.46%) Android
9 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.31%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.54%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.54%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.77%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 23 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.69%) ITIL
2 23 (17.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 19 (14.62%) Migration
4 15 (11.54%) Scrum
5 14 (10.77%) API Integration
5 14 (10.77%) DevOps
6 12 (9.23%) ITSM
7 11 (8.46%) Service Management
8 10 (7.69%) Project Management
9 9 (6.92%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (5.38%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (5.38%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.38%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.62%) Document Management
12 5 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (3.85%) Data Protection
12 5 (3.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (33.85%) PowerShell
2 14 (10.77%) Apex Code
3 10 (7.69%) SQL
4 8 (6.15%) C
5 3 (2.31%) Ruby
6 2 (1.54%) C#
6 2 (1.54%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.77%) ES6
7 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (6.92%) CCNP
3 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.38%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (3.85%) Degree
6 4 (3.08%) CCNA
7 3 (2.31%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.31%) MCP
7 3 (2.31%) MCSE
8 2 (1.54%) MCITP
8 2 (1.54%) MCSA
9 1 (0.77%) MOS
9 1 (0.77%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) GDPR
2 2 (1.54%) QA
3 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 36 (27.69%) Hyper-V
3 22 (16.92%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (5.38%) XenApp
6 3 (2.31%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.54%) Firmware
7 2 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.54%) vSphere
8 1 (0.77%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.77%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 24 (18.46%) SCCM
2 15 (11.54%) SCOM
3 3 (2.31%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.77%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.77%) Clonezilla
4 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.77%) Nagios
4 1 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 74 (56.92%) Microsoft
2 56 (43.08%) VMware
3 32 (24.62%) Citrix
4 27 (20.77%) Cisco
5 17 (13.08%) Google
6 14 (10.77%) Red Hat
6 14 (10.77%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (8.46%) ServiceNow
8 10 (7.69%) Apple
9 7 (5.38%) Aerohive Networks
9 7 (5.38%) iManage
10 5 (3.85%) HP
11 4 (3.08%) Nortel
12 3 (2.31%) Dell
12 3 (2.31%) Veeam
13 2 (1.54%) Adobe
13 2 (1.54%) Avaya
13 2 (1.54%) BT
13 2 (1.54%) Mitel
13 2 (1.54%) NetApp