Period
to 27 May 2020

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

Microsoft Skype
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 94 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - +148
Permanent jobs citing Skype 10 36 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.90% 2.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 11.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 32 0
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% - -
South West median annual salary £42,500 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.60% +16.25% -

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 209 302 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 18.71% 19.58% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 150 229 187
Median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,150 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,250 £62,250 £66,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +10.39%

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Gloucestershire

Skype
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Skype in Gloucestershire

Skype
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Skype in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Salary histogram 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 27 May 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
Gloucester +6 6 £46,250 +8.82%
Cheltenham -2 4 £50,000 -23.08%
Skype
South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Skype.

1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Skype for Business
3 6 (60.00%) OneDrive
4 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) Intranet
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) Extranet
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Workflow
5 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) Information Security
5 4 (40.00%) Document Management
5 4 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (40.00%) InfoPath
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (40.00%) Use Case
5 4 (40.00%) Power Platform
5 4 (40.00%) Power BI
5 4 (40.00%) Creative Thinking
5 4 (40.00%) Nintex
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) HTML5

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 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
2 6 (60.00%) OneDrive
3 4 (40.00%) Azure
3 4 (40.00%) Power Platform
4 2 (20.00%) Azure Stack
5 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Intranet
2 4 (40.00%) Extranet
3 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) TestRail
2 1 (10.00%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Public Sector
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (40.00%) Creative Thinking
2 4 (40.00%) Document Management
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Use Case
2 4 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) MODAF
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Psychology
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) PHP
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ECDL
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) RHCE
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Nintex
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Splunk
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam