Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 261 287 326
Rank change year-on-year +26 +39 +21
Permanent jobs citing Skype 70 69 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.67% 0.60% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.59% 3.07% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 31 41 32
East of England median annual salary £41,050 £42,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% -12.82% -2.50%
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £68,625
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% +2.27%

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 the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,951 2,245 2,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.56% 19.42% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,375 1,885 1,733
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Skype as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in the East of England

Skype
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Skype in the East of England

Skype
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype in the East of England

Skype
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Hertfordshire -3 47 £43,750 -12.50% 8
Cambridgeshire +18 9 £41,050 +9.47% 3
Bedfordshire +13 9 £42,500 -20.93% 1
Suffolk - 3 £38,500 - 1
Essex +23 2 £57,250 +97.41% 2
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for Skype.

1 48 (68.57%) Skype for Business
2 43 (61.43%) Microsoft
3 41 (58.57%) Windows
4 40 (57.14%) Office 365
5 36 (51.43%) Active Directory
6 20 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (25.71%) ITIL
7 18 (25.71%) Service Management
8 17 (24.29%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (24.29%) Windows Server
9 16 (22.86%) SCCM
10 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
11 14 (20.00%) Firewall
11 14 (20.00%) Time Management
11 14 (20.00%) Windows 7
12 13 (18.57%) Management Information System
12 13 (18.57%) VMware
13 12 (17.14%) ITSM
13 12 (17.14%) SQL
13 12 (17.14%) SharePoint
13 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
13 12 (17.14%) Cisco
13 12 (17.14%) DNS
13 12 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (15.71%) Video Conferencing
14 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
14 11 (15.71%) DHCP
15 10 (14.29%) Android
15 10 (14.29%) Windows 10

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 48 (68.57%) Skype for Business
2 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.14%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.29%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.43%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.43%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 40 (57.14%) Office 365
2 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (4.29%) IaaS
5 3 (4.29%) PaaS
5 3 (4.29%) SaaS
6 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) Firewall
2 12 (17.14%) DNS
3 11 (15.71%) DHCP
4 8 (11.43%) LAN
5 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.14%) Unified Communications
5 5 (7.14%) VoIP
5 5 (7.14%) WAN
6 4 (5.71%) VLAN
7 3 (4.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (4.29%) FabricPath
7 3 (4.29%) Network Security
7 3 (4.29%) Wireless
8 2 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (2.86%) VPN
8 2 (2.86%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.43%) IPsec
9 1 (1.43%) PBX
9 1 (1.43%) WebEx
9 1 (1.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) Big Data
2 2 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (4.29%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.86%) JMeter
2 2 (2.86%) JUnit
2 2 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Back Office
4 2 (2.86%) Billing
4 2 (2.86%) Marketing
4 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (17.14%) Support Engineer
2 10 (14.29%) Consultant
2 10 (14.29%) Developer
3 8 (11.43%) Analyst
3 8 (11.43%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
4 7 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) IT Support
5 6 (8.57%) Messaging Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) IT Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Delphi Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.29%) Cloud Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) CSS
1 5 (7.14%) HTML
2 3 (4.29%) .NET
3 2 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.86%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.86%) JMS
3 2 (2.86%) RESTful
3 2 (2.86%) Web Services
4 1 (1.43%) Android SDK
4 1 (1.43%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.43%) XMPP
4 1 (1.43%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (18.57%) Management Information System
3 11 (15.71%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (5.71%) Smartphone
7 3 (4.29%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.86%) BYOD
8 2 (2.86%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.86%) Handset
8 2 (2.86%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 41 (58.57%) Windows
2 17 (24.29%) Windows Server
3 14 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 10 (14.29%) Android
4 10 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 8 (11.43%) Linux
6 6 (8.57%) Apple iOS
6 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.14%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.29%) CentOS
8 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.71%) ITIL
1 18 (25.71%) Service Management
2 14 (20.00%) Time Management
3 12 (17.14%) ITSM
4 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
5 9 (12.86%) Incident Management
5 9 (12.86%) ITIL V3
6 8 (11.43%) Service Delivery
7 7 (10.00%) Change Management
7 7 (10.00%) Decision-Making
7 7 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.00%) OOP
8 6 (8.57%) Business Continuity
8 6 (8.57%) Identity Access Management
8 6 (8.57%) Information Security
8 6 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (8.57%) Organisational Learning
8 6 (8.57%) Project Management
8 6 (8.57%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 12 (17.14%) SQL
3 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.71%) Delphi
5 3 (4.29%) C#
5 3 (4.29%) Java
6 2 (2.86%) C
6 2 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.71%) CCNA
4 4 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (5.71%) MOS
5 3 (4.29%) MCSA
6 2 (2.86%) CCNP
6 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.43%) CCA
7 1 (1.43%) CCIE
7 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.43%) MCSE
7 1 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (8.57%) SLA
2 3 (4.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.86%) PMO
System Software
1 36 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.43%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.71%) Firmware
4 4 (5.71%) vSphere
5 3 (4.29%) NFS
5 3 (4.29%) VMware NSX
6 2 (2.86%) BitLocker
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.86%) XenApp
7 1 (1.43%) Docker
7 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (22.86%) SCCM
2 5 (7.14%) SCOM
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (4.29%) Grafana
4 3 (4.29%) SCOrch
4 3 (4.29%) SCVMM
4 3 (4.29%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (4.29%) Terraform
4 3 (4.29%) vRealize
4 3 (4.29%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 2 (2.86%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.86%) SCSM
5 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.43%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.43%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.43%) Nagios
6 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.43%) Simpana
Vendors
1 43 (61.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.57%) VMware
3 12 (17.14%) Cisco
4 9 (12.86%) ServiceNow
4 9 (12.86%) Sonus
5 6 (8.57%) HP
5 6 (8.57%) SolarWinds
6 5 (7.14%) Apple
6 5 (7.14%) Citrix
6 5 (7.14%) Fortinet
7 4 (5.71%) CommVault
7 4 (5.71%) Polycom
8 3 (4.29%) Dell
8 3 (4.29%) Mitel
8 3 (4.29%) NetApp
8 3 (4.29%) Symantec
8 3 (4.29%) Veeam
9 2 (2.86%) McAfee
9 2 (2.86%) NEC
9 2 (2.86%) Remedy