Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 148 154
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Skype 15 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.49% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.15% 2.40% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 9
Cambridge median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% -20.91% +15.79%
10th Percentile £21,450 £37,350 £52,500
90th Percentile £49,750 £47,000 £64,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £43,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.05% -20.91% +15.79%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 476 499 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 15.46% 19.78% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 304 410 435
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.76% +0.76% -

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Cambridge

Skype
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Skype in Cambridge

Skype
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in Cambridge over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Skype.

1 13 (86.67%) C
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
1 13 (86.67%) Skype for Business
2 12 (80.00%) Presales
2 12 (80.00%) Product Management
2 12 (80.00%) Polycom
2 12 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
2 12 (80.00%) Marketing
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) DMZ
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) WSUS
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) SMTP
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Smart Home

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (86.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DMZ
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (80.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Presales Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) C++ Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 12 (80.00%) Presales
2 12 (80.00%) Product Management
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
1 12 (80.00%) Polycom
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft