Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > East of England
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 162 236 285
Rank change year-on-year +74 +49 -8
Permanent jobs citing Skype 38 46 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.93% 0.59% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.69% 2.99% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 39 40 69
Median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +2.67% -20.21%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,900 £23,800
90th Percentile £59,000 £65,000 £55,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%

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 811 1,538 2,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.80% 19.78% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 628 1,138 1,668
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Skype as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Skype in the East of England over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 2020. 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
Cambridgeshire +63 17 £44,500 +16.34% 1
Hertfordshire +44 9 £50,000 -16.67% 4
Bedfordshire +34 8 £26,000 -
Norfolk +5 2 £37,750 -24.50%
Essex - 2 £58,750 -
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 29 (76.32%) Windows
3 27 (71.05%) Office 365
4 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
5 23 (60.53%) Windows Server
6 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
7 16 (42.11%) Azure
8 15 (39.47%) Skype for Business
9 13 (34.21%) AWS
10 12 (31.58%) ITIL
11 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
11 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
12 10 (26.32%) DHCP
12 10 (26.32%) DNS
12 10 (26.32%) SLA
12 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (26.32%) SCCM
13 9 (23.68%) Google
13 9 (23.68%) Replication
13 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2016
13 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2019
13 9 (23.68%) GCP
14 8 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
14 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
14 8 (21.05%) WAN
14 8 (21.05%) LAN
14 8 (21.05%) Finance

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 15 (39.47%) Skype for Business
2 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
3 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.63%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 27 (71.05%) Office 365
2 16 (42.11%) Azure
3 13 (34.21%) AWS
4 9 (23.68%) GCP
5 5 (13.16%) Mimecast
6 4 (10.53%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 4 (10.53%) IaaS
6 4 (10.53%) PaaS
7 3 (7.89%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (7.89%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) DHCP
1 10 (26.32%) DNS
2 8 (21.05%) LAN
2 8 (21.05%) WAN
3 4 (10.53%) Firewall
3 4 (10.53%) VPN
3 4 (10.53%) Wireless
4 3 (7.89%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (7.89%) VoIP
5 2 (5.26%) Network Security
5 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.63%) RS-232
6 1 (2.63%) RS-485
6 1 (2.63%) SAN
6 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) Analyst
1 6 (15.79%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Architect
2 5 (13.16%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 4 (10.53%) IT Support
3 4 (10.53%) Service Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Support
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) Node.js
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Replication
2 3 (7.89%) iPad
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Handset
3 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 23 (60.53%) Windows Server
3 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2016
5 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2019
6 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 7 (18.42%) Android
7 7 (18.42%) Mac OS X
8 3 (7.89%) Linux
8 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.63%) CentOS
9 1 (2.63%) Debian
9 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
2 8 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (18.42%) Change Management
3 7 (18.42%) Service Management
4 5 (13.16%) ITSM
5 4 (10.53%) B2B
5 4 (10.53%) Security Operations
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (10.53%) Technology Roadmap
6 3 (7.89%) B2C
6 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.89%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.26%) C
2 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
2 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
3 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) Docker
5 1 (2.63%) Firmware
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.26%) SCSM
3 1 (2.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Google
3 7 (18.42%) Apple
3 7 (18.42%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) Citrix
5 4 (10.53%) Avaya
5 4 (10.53%) SAP
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco
7 1 (2.63%) Aruba
7 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.63%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (2.63%) Minitab
7 1 (2.63%) Mitel
7 1 (2.63%) MuleSoft
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat