Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 203 271 288
Rank change year-on-year +68 +17 +33
Permanent jobs citing Skype 65 72 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.94% 0.68% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.51% 3.65% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 52 31 40
East of England median annual salary £38,500 £41,050 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.21% -8.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,250 £28,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £45,675 £66,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £44,721 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% -3.16% +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 1,440 1,974 2,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.86% 18.52% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,083 1,391 1,875
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,118 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% +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 15 October 2019.

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 15 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
Cambridgeshire +79 44 £40,000 -2.56% 7
Bedfordshire +3 9 £25,500 -40.00% 2
Hertfordshire +17 8 £31,095 -14.22% 4
Norfolk - 4 £36,250 - 1
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 15 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 East of England region with a requirement for Skype.

1 58 (89.23%) Windows
2 57 (87.69%) Active Directory
3 53 (81.54%) Microsoft
4 50 (76.92%) Office 365
5 47 (72.31%) Skype for Business
6 45 (69.23%) Windows Server
7 44 (67.69%) VMware
8 41 (63.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (50.77%) Exchange Server 2013
10 32 (49.23%) Hyper-V
10 32 (49.23%) DHCP
10 32 (49.23%) MS Exchange
10 32 (49.23%) DNS
11 31 (47.69%) Azure
12 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (41.54%) PowerShell
13 27 (41.54%) Citrix
14 26 (40.00%) Data Centre
15 25 (38.46%) ITIL
16 24 (36.92%) TCP/IP
16 24 (36.92%) CommVault
16 24 (36.92%) Symantec
16 24 (36.92%) XenApp
16 24 (36.92%) NetScaler
16 24 (36.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 23 (35.38%) Exchange Server 2010
18 22 (33.85%) SCCM
19 21 (32.31%) Ivanti
19 21 (32.31%) Zscaler
19 21 (32.31%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 47 (72.31%) Skype for Business
2 33 (50.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (49.23%) MS Exchange
4 23 (35.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 50 (76.92%) Office 365
2 31 (47.69%) Azure
3 13 (20.00%) OneDrive
4 12 (18.46%) AWS
5 8 (12.31%) Mimecast
6 2 (3.08%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (3.08%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 2 (3.08%) GCP
6 2 (3.08%) IaaS
6 2 (3.08%) PaaS
6 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (49.23%) DHCP
1 32 (49.23%) DNS
2 24 (36.92%) NetScaler
2 24 (36.92%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.77%) Unified Communications
4 5 (7.69%) LAN
5 4 (6.15%) WAN
6 3 (4.62%) Wireless
7 2 (3.08%) Firewall
7 2 (3.08%) SAN
7 2 (3.08%) VPN
8 1 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) InterBase
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.08%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Analyst
2 23 (35.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 14 (21.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) 1st Line Support
5 8 (12.31%) 1st Line Technical Support
5 8 (12.31%) Service Desk Support
5 8 (12.31%) Technical Support
6 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.62%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Server Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Windows Server Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.08%) IAM Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Support Officer
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) .NET
1 2 (3.08%) J2EE
1 2 (3.08%) LDAP
1 2 (3.08%) REST
1 2 (3.08%) SailPoint
1 2 (3.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.08%) Replication
5 2 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.54%) BYOD
6 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) SCADA
6 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 58 (89.23%) Windows
2 45 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 41 (63.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 10 (15.38%) Android
6 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (13.85%) Mac OS X
8 4 (6.15%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.54%) Linux
9 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) ITIL
2 21 (32.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (18.46%) Incident Management
3 12 (18.46%) Network Management
3 12 (18.46%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (16.92%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (15.38%) ITSM
5 10 (15.38%) Service Management
6 9 (13.85%) Break/Fix
7 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.15%) Change Management
8 4 (6.15%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (6.15%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.62%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (4.62%) Migration
9 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.62%) Technology Roadmap
9 3 (4.62%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.62%) SQL
3 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.08%) C#
3 2 (3.08%) Delphi
3 2 (3.08%) Java
3 2 (3.08%) VBScript
4 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) MCSE
1 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (18.46%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (18.46%) MCSA
3 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.31%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) Degree
4 3 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.54%) CCNA
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.54%) MOS
6 1 (1.54%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (3.08%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (87.69%) Active Directory
2 32 (49.23%) Hyper-V
3 24 (36.92%) XenApp
4 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.62%) Firmware
6 2 (3.08%) vSphere
7 1 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 24 (36.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 22 (33.85%) SCCM
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.08%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 53 (81.54%) Microsoft
2 44 (67.69%) VMware
3 27 (41.54%) Citrix
4 24 (36.92%) CommVault
4 24 (36.92%) Symantec
5 21 (32.31%) Ivanti
5 21 (32.31%) Zscaler
6 10 (15.38%) Apple
7 4 (6.15%) ServiceNow
7 4 (6.15%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.08%) Avaya
8 2 (3.08%) Brocade
8 2 (3.08%) Google
8 2 (3.08%) SAP
9 1 (1.54%) Cisco
9 1 (1.54%) Dell
9 1 (1.54%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (1.54%) HP
9 1 (1.54%) Meraki
9 1 (1.54%) Polycom