Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 149 170
Rank change year-on-year +28 +21 0
Permanent jobs citing Skype 23 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.01% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.35% 1.89% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 7
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% -42.31% +44.44%
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% +1.19%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 362 370 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 15.96% 14.69% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 311 275 411
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,346 £23,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,350 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Buckinghamshire

Skype
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Skype in Buckinghamshire

Skype
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Skype in Buckinghamshire

Skype
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Milton Keynes +5 20 £55,000 +46.67% 4
Bletchley - 2 - -
Buckingham - 1 £30,000 -
Skype
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Skype.

1 13 (56.52%) Skype for Business
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco
4 8 (34.78%) Incident Management
5 7 (30.43%) Ruby
5 7 (30.43%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (30.43%) Line Management
5 7 (30.43%) Citrix
5 7 (30.43%) ITIL
5 7 (30.43%) ITSM
6 6 (26.09%) Information Security Management
6 6 (26.09%) Security Management
6 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
6 6 (26.09%) Sony
6 6 (26.09%) Law
6 6 (26.09%) Legal
6 6 (26.09%) Information Security
6 6 (26.09%) DameWare
6 6 (26.09%) VPN
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (26.09%) Avaya
6 6 (26.09%) Coaching
6 6 (26.09%) Windows 10
6 6 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
6 6 (26.09%) iManage
6 6 (26.09%) Workload Management

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 13 (56.52%) Skype for Business
2 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Carpe Diem
1 6 (26.09%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Azure
2 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) VPN
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (13.04%) DMVPN
2 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony
2 3 (13.04%) LAN
2 3 (13.04%) VoIP
2 3 (13.04%) WAN
2 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) IMAP
3 2 (8.70%) POP3
3 2 (8.70%) SMTP
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless
General
1 6 (26.09%) Law
1 6 (26.09%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Service Desk Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Service Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Perl Developer
3 4 (17.39%) PHP Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Messaging Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Voice Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (8.70%) LDAP
2 2 (8.70%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
3 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows 10
2 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Incident Management
2 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) ITSM
2 7 (30.43%) Line Management
3 6 (26.09%) Coaching
3 6 (26.09%) Document Management
3 6 (26.09%) Information Security
3 6 (26.09%) Information Security Management
3 6 (26.09%) ISMS
3 6 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (26.09%) Security Management
3 6 (26.09%) Time Management
3 6 (26.09%) Workload Management
4 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
4 3 (13.04%) IT Asset Management
4 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Statistics
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (8.70%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Ruby
2 4 (17.39%) C
2 4 (17.39%) Perl
2 4 (17.39%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CCNA
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) DameWare
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
2 2 (8.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco
3 7 (30.43%) Citrix
4 6 (26.09%) Avaya
4 6 (26.09%) ConnectWise
4 6 (26.09%) iManage
4 6 (26.09%) Mitel
4 6 (26.09%) Sony
5 2 (8.70%) Apple
5 2 (8.70%) IronPort
5 2 (8.70%) McAfee
5 2 (8.70%) MobileIron
5 2 (8.70%) Proofpoint
5 2 (8.70%) RightFax
5 2 (8.70%) Symantec
5 2 (8.70%) Veritas
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Polycom