Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 250 273 269
Rank change year-on-year +23 -4 +86
Permanent jobs citing Skype 80 78 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.78% 0.72% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.12% 4.70% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72 74 63
City of London median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £25,600
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,625 £68,500
Central London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 1,308 1,658 1,724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.81% 15.32% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,176 1,482 1,579
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £91,875 £83,750 £81,250
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
Moorgate - 3 £60,000 -
Skype
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 64 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 56 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 49 (61.25%) Office 365
4 34 (42.50%) Windows
5 32 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 24 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
7 21 (26.25%) MS Exchange
7 21 (26.25%) Windows 10
8 20 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 20 (25.00%) DHCP
8 20 (25.00%) DNS
9 19 (23.75%) ITIL
10 18 (22.50%) Cisco
10 18 (22.50%) Finance
11 16 (20.00%) VMware
11 16 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
12 14 (17.50%) Windows Server
13 13 (16.25%) SCCM
13 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (16.25%) Avaya
14 12 (15.00%) VoIP
15 11 (13.75%) Apple
15 11 (13.75%) Migration
15 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (13.75%) Unified Communications
15 11 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
16 10 (12.50%) TCP/IP
17 9 (11.25%) MCP

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 64 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 21 (26.25%) MS Exchange
3 20 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.25%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Eikon
2 1 (1.25%) Aareon QL
2 1 (1.25%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.25%) Lawson
2 1 (1.25%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (1.25%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (1.25%) OPENHousing
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.25%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (1.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 49 (61.25%) Office 365
2 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.25%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
3 1 (1.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.00%) DHCP
1 20 (25.00%) DNS
2 12 (15.00%) VoIP
3 11 (13.75%) Unified Communications
4 10 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (7.50%) VPN
5 6 (7.50%) Wireless
6 4 (5.00%) LAN
6 4 (5.00%) Telepresence
6 4 (5.00%) WAN
7 3 (3.75%) Firewall
7 3 (3.75%) H.323
7 3 (3.75%) Internet
7 3 (3.75%) iSCSI
7 3 (3.75%) MPLS
7 3 (3.75%) SAN
7 3 (3.75%) WebEx
8 2 (2.50%) Broadband
8 2 (2.50%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.25%) Power BI
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Hudson
General
1 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.25%) Advertising
3 5 (6.25%) Law
4 4 (5.00%) Banking
4 4 (5.00%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.50%) Back Office
6 1 (1.25%) Legal
6 1 (1.25%) Marketing
6 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 13 (16.25%) Account Manager
2 13 (16.25%) Analyst
3 10 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 8 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 7 (8.75%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (8.75%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 6 (7.50%) IT Support
6 6 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Service Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Administrator
7 5 (6.25%) Service Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Avaya Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.00%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.25%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 10 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (11.25%) iPad
4 7 (8.75%) iPhone
5 4 (5.00%) PKI
5 4 (5.00%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.75%) Social Media
7 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.50%) iSeries
8 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.25%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.25%) PMI
8 1 (1.25%) Replication
8 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (42.50%) Windows
2 21 (26.25%) Windows 10
3 14 (17.50%) Windows Server
4 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (11.25%) Apple iOS
7 8 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) ITIL
2 11 (13.75%) Migration
3 9 (11.25%) Document Management
3 9 (11.25%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.50%) Project Management
4 6 (7.50%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.25%) Ticket Management
6 4 (5.00%) CRM
6 4 (5.00%) Scrum
6 4 (5.00%) Time Management
7 3 (3.75%) Asset Management
7 3 (3.75%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.75%) Line Management
7 3 (3.75%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.75%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (2.50%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.25%) SQL
2 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.25%) C#
3 1 (1.25%) Java
3 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 9 (11.25%) MCP
2 4 (5.00%) Avaya Certification
3 2 (2.50%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.25%) CCA
4 1 (1.25%) CCAA
4 1 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.25%) MCITP
4 1 (1.25%) MCSE
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.25%) MOS
4 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.25%) XenDesktop
4 7 (8.75%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.50%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (3.75%) XenApp
7 1 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (16.25%) SCCM
2 4 (5.00%) SCOM
3 3 (3.75%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.75%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.25%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 56 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (22.50%) Cisco
3 16 (20.00%) VMware
4 13 (16.25%) Avaya
5 11 (13.75%) Apple
6 7 (8.75%) Citrix
6 7 (8.75%) HP
7 5 (6.25%) Nortel
8 3 (3.75%) BT
8 3 (3.75%) Mitel
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle
9 2 (2.50%) Bloomberg
9 2 (2.50%) Google
9 2 (2.50%) IBM
9 2 (2.50%) Misys
9 2 (2.50%) Polycom
9 2 (2.50%) Reuters
9 2 (2.50%) Verint
10 1 (1.25%) Aareon
10 1 (1.25%) Meraki