Period
to 13 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
South East > Surrey
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 149 180 224
Rank change year-on-year +31 +44 +31
Permanent jobs citing Skype 53 49 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.38% 1.01% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.92% 5.11% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 52 48 37
Surrey median annual salary £32,500 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.10% +40.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £56,600
South East median annual salary £42,189 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.62% +11.11% +5.88%

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 895 958 1,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 23.35% 19.72% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 781 749 982
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -5.56%

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Surrey

Skype
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Skype in Surrey

Skype
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in Surrey over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Skype in Surrey

Skype
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 within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 13 December 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 +11 14 £62,000 +2.48%
Reigate +17 9 £30,000 -36.84%
Leatherhead +16 8 £52,500 +87.50% 1
Egham - 7 £25,000 -
Windlesham - 4 £24,380 -
Dorking - 4 £26,500 -
Epsom - 2 £25,000 -
Skype
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Skype.

1 43 (81.13%) Skype for Business
2 39 (73.58%) Office 365
3 38 (71.70%) Windows
4 37 (69.81%) Microsoft
5 29 (54.72%) Windows 10
6 26 (49.06%) Azure
7 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
8 23 (43.40%) SCCM
9 21 (39.62%) Hyper-V
9 21 (39.62%) VMware
9 21 (39.62%) Windows Server
10 18 (33.96%) Windows 7
11 16 (30.19%) Apple
11 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Office
12 15 (28.30%) SharePoint
13 14 (26.42%) SLA
13 14 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (24.53%) Data Centre
14 13 (24.53%) Apple iOS
14 13 (24.53%) Self-Motivation
14 13 (24.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 12 (22.64%) PaaS
15 12 (22.64%) IaaS
15 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
15 12 (22.64%) AWS
15 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
15 12 (22.64%) PRINCE2
16 11 (20.75%) Broadband
16 11 (20.75%) A+ Certification
16 11 (20.75%) Smartphone

Skype
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 43 (81.13%) Skype for Business
2 15 (28.30%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (73.58%) Office 365
2 26 (49.06%) Azure
3 12 (22.64%) AWS
3 12 (22.64%) IaaS
3 12 (22.64%) PaaS
4 7 (13.21%) OneDrive
5 3 (5.66%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (5.66%) GCP
5 3 (5.66%) SaaS
6 2 (3.77%) Slack
7 1 (1.89%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
2 11 (20.75%) Broadband
2 11 (20.75%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (11.32%) H.323
3 6 (11.32%) ISDN
4 5 (9.43%) VLAN
4 5 (9.43%) VPN
4 5 (9.43%) WAN
5 4 (7.55%) DHCP
5 4 (7.55%) Unified Communications
6 3 (5.66%) Firewall
6 3 (5.66%) SAN
7 2 (3.77%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.77%) LAN
7 2 (3.77%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (3.77%) VoIP
7 2 (3.77%) WebEx
7 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.77%) Wireless
7 2 (3.77%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.89%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) JIRA
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Billing
2 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Police
3 1 (1.89%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Support Engineer
2 17 (32.08%) Desktop Support
3 14 (26.42%) Desktop Engineer
3 14 (26.42%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Consultant
5 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Azure Consultant
6 6 (11.32%) Cloud Consultant
6 6 (11.32%) IT Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Office 365 Consultant
7 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.55%) IT Support
9 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Consultant
9 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Support
10 2 (3.77%) IT Support Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Web Services
1 2 (3.77%) XMPP
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Data Centre
1 13 (24.53%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (20.75%) Smartphone
3 10 (18.87%) Public Cloud
4 7 (13.21%) Private Cloud
5 3 (5.66%) iPad
6 2 (3.77%) Clustering
6 2 (3.77%) Device Driver
6 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.77%) PMI
7 1 (1.89%) PKI
7 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (71.70%) Windows
2 29 (54.72%) Windows 10
3 21 (39.62%) Windows Server
4 18 (33.96%) Windows 7
5 13 (24.53%) Apple iOS
6 8 (15.09%) Windows 8
7 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (22.64%) PRINCE2
3 11 (20.75%) Asset Management
3 11 (20.75%) Break/Fix
4 9 (16.98%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (13.21%) ITIL
5 7 (13.21%) ITIL V3
6 6 (11.32%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (11.32%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (7.55%) Commercial Awareness
8 4 (7.55%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (7.55%) Presales
8 4 (7.55%) Time Management
9 3 (5.66%) Application Packaging
9 3 (5.66%) Budget Control
9 3 (5.66%) CRM
9 3 (5.66%) Data Protection
9 3 (5.66%) Validation
10 2 (3.77%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.66%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) Python
3 1 (1.89%) R
3 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.75%) A+ Certification
3 10 (18.87%) MCSE
3 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (13.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (11.32%) CCNA
5 6 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.66%) MCITP
6 3 (5.66%) MCP
7 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
7 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
2 21 (39.62%) Hyper-V
3 14 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.77%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (43.40%) SCCM
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (5.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (5.66%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (3.77%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (3.77%) SCOM
4 2 (3.77%) WSUS
5 1 (1.89%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.89%) SCSM
Vendors
1 37 (69.81%) Microsoft
2 21 (39.62%) VMware
3 16 (30.19%) Apple
4 8 (15.09%) Mitel
5 6 (11.32%) Cisco
5 6 (11.32%) Dell
6 4 (7.55%) EMC
6 4 (7.55%) HP
6 4 (7.55%) ServiceNow
7 3 (5.66%) Google
8 2 (3.77%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.77%) F5
8 2 (3.77%) McAfee
8 2 (3.77%) NetApp
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle
8 2 (3.77%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.77%) ProCurve
8 2 (3.77%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg