Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford with a requirement for Skype for Business skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Skype for Business over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Kent > Dartford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 25 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - -
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 8 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 6.15% 5.88% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 53.33% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 0
Dartford median annual salary £26,500 £72,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -63.45% - -
Kent median annual salary £26,500 £46,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year -42.70% +23.33% -12.34%

Skype for Business is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Dartford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 11.54% 17.65% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 12
Dartford median annual salary £26,500 £57,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -53.91% +109.09% -31.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £56,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £33,150 £73,750 £72,500
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% -9.41%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

Job postings citing Skype for Business as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dartford.

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Dartford

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Dartford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Dartford.

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Dartford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dartford region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
1 8 (100.00%) Skype
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Patch Management
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (75.00%) DSL
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Office Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford 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 6 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Skype
2 6 (75.00%) DSL
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Field Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) IT Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) IT Support
3 4 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
4 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) Field Support Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Office Automation
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle