Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 106 122
Rank change year-on-year +23 +16 -
Permanent jobs citing Skype 1 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.12% 0.31% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 1.53% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Kent median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% -36.21% -
10th Percentile £50,750 £21,250 £43,000
90th Percentile £54,250 £72,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

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 Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 115 261 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 13.39% 20.17% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 101 210 280
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.15% +10.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £22,850
90th Percentile £54,250 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.46%

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Kent

Skype
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Skype in Kent

Skype
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the Kent region over the 6 months to 23 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
Chatham - 1 £52,500 - 1
Skype
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Kent region with a requirement for Skype.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware