Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 140 152
Rank change year-on-year -31 +12 +15
Permanent jobs citing Skype 8 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.25% 0.31% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 1.48% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 17
Cambridge median annual salary £22,500 £47,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.13% -14.55% +41.03%
10th Percentile £19,150 £43,675 £42,750
90th Percentile £46,750 £54,350 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £46,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -18.48% -16.36% +41.03%

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 528 474 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 16.31% 21.10% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 435 406 461
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £29,850 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £68,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% +2.51%

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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Presales
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (25.00%) MCITP
3 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Polycom
3 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure

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 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Presales Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) C++ Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Smart Home
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Presales
2 2 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Polycom