Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 256 273 311
Rank change year-on-year +17 +38 +27
Permanent jobs citing Skype 66 76 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.70% 0.64% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.54% 3.49% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33 46 33
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -20.00% +47.06%
10th Percentile £25,550 £23,000 £35,700
90th Percentile £67,000 £60,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 1,866 2,178 1,992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.81% 18.39% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,316 1,801 1,580
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Hertfordshire +31 41 £60,000 +26.32% 5
Bedfordshire -2 14 £25,000 -66.67%
Cambridgeshire +23 5 £38,000 +1.33% 3
Norfolk +3 3 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Essex - 3 £59,500 -
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 52 (78.79%) Windows
2 50 (75.76%) Microsoft
3 48 (72.73%) Skype for Business
3 48 (72.73%) Office 365
4 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
5 28 (42.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (42.42%) SCCM
6 21 (31.82%) Windows Server
6 21 (31.82%) SharePoint
7 18 (27.27%) VMware
8 17 (25.76%) ITIL
9 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
9 16 (24.24%) Service Management
9 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
11 14 (21.21%) Windows 10
11 14 (21.21%) DHCP
12 13 (19.70%) DNS
12 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
12 13 (19.70%) Windows 7
13 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (16.67%) LAN
14 11 (16.67%) ITSM
14 11 (16.67%) Migration
14 11 (16.67%) PowerShell
15 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Intune
15 10 (15.15%) ServiceNow
15 10 (15.15%) Firewall
15 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange

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 (72.73%) Skype for Business
2 21 (31.82%) SharePoint
3 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
4 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.55%) IIS
5 3 (4.55%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 48 (72.73%) Office 365
2 28 (42.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (12.12%) IaaS
4 8 (12.12%) PaaS
4 8 (12.12%) SaaS
5 7 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (6.06%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) DHCP
2 13 (19.70%) DNS
3 11 (16.67%) LAN
4 10 (15.15%) Firewall
5 8 (12.12%) WAN
6 4 (6.06%) VLAN
7 3 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (4.55%) FabricPath
7 3 (4.55%) NAS
7 3 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (4.55%) SAN
8 2 (3.03%) Network Security
8 2 (3.03%) VoIP
8 2 (3.03%) Wireless
9 1 (1.52%) Kerberos
9 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) Power BI
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (4.55%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.52%) JMeter
2 1 (1.52%) JUnit
2 1 (1.52%) Maven
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) French Language
2 3 (4.55%) Greek Language
2 3 (4.55%) Italian Language
2 3 (4.55%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (4.55%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.03%) Automotive
3 2 (3.03%) Back Office
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Consultant
2 9 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Analyst
3 8 (12.12%) Cloud Consultant
3 8 (12.12%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 8 (12.12%) Windows Consultant
4 7 (10.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Service Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Office 365 Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (1.52%) ADSI
1 1 (1.52%) Android SDK
1 1 (1.52%) CSS
1 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
1 1 (1.52%) HTML
1 1 (1.52%) iOS SDK
1 1 (1.52%) JMS
1 1 (1.52%) LDAP
1 1 (1.52%) RESTful
1 1 (1.52%) Web Services
1 1 (1.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.58%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (6.06%) Smartphone
6 3 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (4.55%) iPad
7 2 (3.03%) BYOD
7 2 (3.03%) Handset
8 1 (1.52%) Clustering
8 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.52%) PKI
8 1 (1.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 52 (78.79%) Windows
2 21 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 14 (21.21%) Windows 10
4 13 (19.70%) Windows 7
5 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.09%) Android
6 6 (9.09%) Linux
7 5 (7.58%) Apple iOS
7 5 (7.58%) Ubuntu
8 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (4.55%) CentOS
9 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) ITIL
2 16 (24.24%) Service Management
3 11 (16.67%) ITSM
3 11 (16.67%) Migration
4 9 (13.64%) ITIL V3
5 8 (12.12%) Incident Management
5 8 (12.12%) Presales
5 8 (12.12%) Procure-to-Pay
5 8 (12.12%) Time Management
5 8 (12.12%) Validation
6 7 (10.61%) Change Management
6 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (10.61%) Information Security
6 7 (10.61%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
7 6 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.09%) Organisational Learning
7 6 (9.09%) Security Management
7 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.06%) SQL
3 2 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (1.52%) C#
4 1 (1.52%) Delphi
4 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.06%) MOS
4 2 (3.03%) CCIE
4 2 (3.03%) CCNA
4 2 (3.03%) CCNP
5 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.03%) PMO
System Software
1 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.06%) Firmware
5 3 (4.55%) NFS
5 3 (4.55%) VMware NSX
5 3 (4.55%) vSphere
6 2 (3.03%) BitLocker
6 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.52%) Docker
7 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.52%) XenApp
7 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (42.42%) SCCM
2 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (12.12%) SCVMM
3 8 (12.12%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (6.06%) SCOM
5 3 (4.55%) Grafana
5 3 (4.55%) SCOrch
5 3 (4.55%) Terraform
5 3 (4.55%) vRealize
5 3 (4.55%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 2 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 50 (75.76%) Microsoft
2 18 (27.27%) VMware
3 10 (15.15%) ServiceNow
4 8 (12.12%) Symantec
4 8 (12.12%) Veeam
5 7 (10.61%) Sonus
6 6 (9.09%) Cisco
7 5 (7.58%) HP
7 5 (7.58%) SolarWinds
8 4 (6.06%) Apple
8 4 (6.06%) Fortinet
8 4 (6.06%) Juniper
9 3 (4.55%) Citrix
9 3 (4.55%) CommVault
9 3 (4.55%) McAfee
9 3 (4.55%) NetApp
9 3 (4.55%) Palo Alto
9 3 (4.55%) Remedy
10 2 (3.03%) Mitel
11 1 (1.52%) Google