Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 160 140
Rank change year-on-year +23 -20 -
Permanent jobs citing Skype 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.27% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 0.82% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Gloucestershire median annual salary £26,500 £40,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.75% +35.59% -
10th Percentile £22,150 £40,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £28,250 £40,000 £30,250
South West median annual salary £25,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -36.25% +2.56% -2.50%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 300 489 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.95% 21.53% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 250 403 371
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,625 £65,000 £66,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Skype as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Gloucestershire

Skype
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Skype in Gloucestershire

Skype
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Gloucester +21 2 £23,000 -42.50%
Cinderford - 2 £26,500 -
Skype
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Skype also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Skype.

1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (50.00%) Lotus
3 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Intel
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) People Management

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) CITP
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Intel
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) VMware