Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 254 197
Rank change year-on-year +19 -57 +18
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 23 22 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.37% 0.33% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.00% 1.65% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 111
Surrey median annual salary £37,500 £38,625 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.91% -14.17% +14.65%
10th Percentile £29,500 £20,950 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% -2.78%

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 Surrey with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1148 1335 1839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.43% 20.25% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 932 1135 1658
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +9.41% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Surrey

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Skype for Business in Surrey

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Surrey over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Skype for Business in Surrey

Skype for Business
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Egham - 7 £35,000 -
Woking +21 2 £35,000 +3.32%
Guildford -7 2 £30,000 +9.09%
Redhill +10 1 - -
Reigate - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £70,000 - 1
Skype for Business
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 19 (82.61%) Skype
2 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
3 15 (65.22%) Windows
4 14 (60.87%) Office 365
4 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
5 12 (52.17%) SCCM
6 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (47.83%) Firewall
7 10 (43.48%) CRM
7 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
8 9 (39.13%) WAN
8 9 (39.13%) VPN
8 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (39.13%) VMware
9 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
9 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
9 8 (34.78%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (34.78%) LAN
9 8 (34.78%) MCSE
9 8 (34.78%) MCSA
9 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
9 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (30.43%) Windows 10
10 7 (30.43%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (30.43%) Virtual Servers

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (30.43%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (60.87%) Office 365
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (8.70%) OneDrive
5 1 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (4.35%) IaaS
5 1 (4.35%) PaaS
5 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) Skype
2 11 (47.83%) Firewall
3 9 (39.13%) VPN
3 9 (39.13%) WAN
4 8 (34.78%) LAN
5 7 (30.43%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (30.43%) VLAN
5 7 (30.43%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (17.39%) VoIP
7 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
7 2 (8.70%) Wireless
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (4.35%) DNS
8 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
8 1 (4.35%) IPsec
8 1 (4.35%) Network Security
8 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.70%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Administrator
1 7 (30.43%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Collaboration Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
3 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) IT Support
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Senior IT Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
1 2 (8.70%) CCTV
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (30.43%) Linux
4 7 (30.43%) Windows 10
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) CRM
2 3 (13.04%) ETL
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) Presales
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) MCSA
1 8 (34.78%) MCSE
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (30.43%) MCP
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) CCNA
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.35%) CCDA
5 1 (4.35%) CCDP
5 1 (4.35%) CCIE
5 1 (4.35%) CCNP
5 1 (4.35%) CCSA
5 1 (4.35%) CCSE
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIE
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
2 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (30.43%) Terminal Services
3 7 (30.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) SCCM
2 7 (30.43%) Backup Exec
2 7 (30.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (30.43%) SCOM
2 7 (30.43%) WSUS
3 2 (8.70%) SCSM
4 1 (4.35%) Nagios
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) Dell
3 7 (30.43%) Symantec
3 7 (30.43%) Veeam
4 4 (17.39%) Avaya
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco
6 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.35%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds