Period
to 21 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 66 131 148
Rank change year-on-year +65 +17 -19
Permanent jobs citing Skype 6 20 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.87% 0.81% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 7.07% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 3
Median annual salary £48,750 £30,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% +7.14% -46.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £33,750 £57,800
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +41.67% -40.00% -4.76%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 80 283 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.66% 11.45% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 46 159 230
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £34,500 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,370 £72,500 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Skype as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Edinburgh

Skype
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Skype in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Skype in Edinburgh

Skype
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing Skype in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Skype in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Skype.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Licensing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Science
3 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 2 (33.33%) R
3 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (33.33%) Statistics
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Management
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) VMware

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Data Scientist
1 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications Manager
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Licensing
2 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Science
2 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) R
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) VMware