Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 202 229
Rank change year-on-year +25 +27 +46
Permanent jobs citing Skype 12 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.31% 0.38% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.35% 2.65% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 14
Leeds median annual salary £31,500 £53,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.12% +18.89% +38.46%
10th Percentile £19,250 £26,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £65,000 £51,650
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -27.84% +7.78% +38.46%

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 511 679 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.22% 14.30% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 449 586 696
Leeds median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +7.01% -1.88%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,875 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,953
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.12% +1.21%

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Leeds

Skype
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Skype in Leeds

Skype
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Skype.

1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (16.67%) NAS
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) vSphere
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) SCCM
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) Advertising
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) IaaS
4 1 (8.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) SMS
3 1 (8.33%) SMTP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Help Desk Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Data Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) GDPR Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Messaging Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 2 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCDST
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Lotus
4 1 (8.33%) Sitecore