Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 2019 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
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 148 202 243
Rank change year-on-year +54 +41 0
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 48 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.23% 0.60% 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.92% 3.52% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 19
Surrey median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.90% +40.00% -2.91%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%

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 606 852 1,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.47% 17.05% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 498 741 938
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -3.23%
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.15% +9.41% -5.56%

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 20 November 2019.

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 20 November 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
Godalming +6 14 £62,000 +2.48%
Leatherhead +12 8 £52,500 +87.50% 1
Egham - 5 £25,000 -
Dorking 0 4 £26,500 -33.75%
Windlesham - 4 £24,380 -
Reigate +30 3 £32,500 -
Redhill - 2 - -
Weybridge - 1 £65,000 -
Skype for Business
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, IT jobs citing Skype for Business 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 45 (93.75%) Skype
2 39 (81.25%) Office 365
3 32 (66.67%) Windows
4 29 (60.42%) Microsoft
5 27 (56.25%) Windows 10
6 25 (52.08%) Azure
7 20 (41.67%) Hyper-V
7 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
7 20 (41.67%) VMware
8 19 (39.58%) SCCM
8 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
9 17 (35.42%) Windows 7
10 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (31.25%) SharePoint
11 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
12 14 (29.17%) Data Centre
12 14 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 13 (27.08%) IaaS
13 13 (27.08%) PaaS
14 12 (25.00%) Apple iOS
14 12 (25.00%) PRINCE2
14 12 (25.00%) Apple
15 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (22.92%) MCSE
15 11 (22.92%) Broadband
15 11 (22.92%) Cisco
15 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
15 11 (22.92%) AWS
15 11 (22.92%) Self-Motivation
16 10 (20.83%) Public Cloud

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 15 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (81.25%) Office 365
2 25 (52.08%) Azure
3 13 (27.08%) IaaS
3 13 (27.08%) PaaS
4 11 (22.92%) AWS
5 8 (16.67%) OneDrive
6 4 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (8.33%) SaaS
7 2 (4.17%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 45 (93.75%) Skype
2 11 (22.92%) Broadband
2 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
3 9 (18.75%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (14.58%) Firewall
4 7 (14.58%) H.323
4 7 (14.58%) ISDN
4 7 (14.58%) VPN
4 7 (14.58%) Wireless
5 6 (12.50%) WAN
6 5 (10.42%) Unified Communications
6 5 (10.42%) VoIP
7 4 (8.33%) MPLS
7 4 (8.33%) VLAN
8 3 (6.25%) LAN
8 3 (6.25%) SAN
9 2 (4.17%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (4.17%) WebEx
9 2 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.17%) Billing
3 2 (4.17%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Consultant
3 9 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Desktop Support
3 9 (18.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Azure Consultant
5 7 (14.58%) Office 365 Consultant
6 6 (12.50%) Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
6 6 (12.50%) IT Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
8 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
9 3 (6.25%) Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
9 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Service Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Support
9 3 (6.25%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
1 2 (4.17%) XMPP
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 11 (22.92%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (20.83%) Public Cloud
4 9 (18.75%) Smartphone
5 7 (14.58%) Private Cloud
6 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.17%) PMI
7 1 (2.08%) IVR
7 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (66.67%) Windows
2 27 (56.25%) Windows 10
3 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 17 (35.42%) Windows 7
5 12 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 9 (18.75%) Windows 8
7 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (18.75%) Asset Management
3 9 (18.75%) Break/Fix
3 9 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
4 7 (14.58%) ITIL
4 7 (14.58%) ITIL V3
5 6 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
6 5 (10.42%) Time Management
7 4 (8.33%) Application Packaging
7 4 (8.33%) Commercial Awareness
7 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.33%) Presales
7 4 (8.33%) Validation
8 3 (6.25%) Budget Control
8 3 (6.25%) Change Control
8 3 (6.25%) Critical Thinking
8 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) MCSE
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (18.75%) A+ Certification
2 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 8 (16.67%) CCNA
4 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (8.33%) MCITP
5 4 (8.33%) MCP
6 3 (6.25%) CCIE
7 2 (4.17%) CCDA
7 2 (4.17%) CCDP
7 2 (4.17%) CCNP
7 2 (4.17%) CCSA
7 2 (4.17%) CCSE
7 2 (4.17%) JNCIE
7 2 (4.17%) JNCIP
7 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
7 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (2.08%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) SLA
2 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
3 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (39.58%) SCCM
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (6.25%) WSUS
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (2.08%) SCOM
6 1 (2.08%) SCSM
Vendors
1 29 (60.42%) Microsoft
2 20 (41.67%) VMware
3 12 (25.00%) Apple
4 11 (22.92%) Cisco
5 8 (16.67%) Dell
6 5 (10.42%) EMC
6 5 (10.42%) F5
6 5 (10.42%) Palo Alto
7 4 (8.33%) Juniper
8 3 (6.25%) Atlassian
8 3 (6.25%) Avaya
8 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.25%) Riverbed
9 2 (4.17%) Google
9 2 (4.17%) HP
9 2 (4.17%) McAfee
9 2 (4.17%) NetApp
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle
9 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.08%) Citrix