Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 230 245
Rank change year-on-year +38 +15 -
Permanent jobs citing Skype 31 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.65% 0.14% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.29% 1.09% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 21
Leeds median annual salary £32,500 £26,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.64% -37.65% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,400 £21,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £57,850 £51,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £26,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +22.64% -33.75% -

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 586 642 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.25% 12.63% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 485 538 700
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -7.32% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,050 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.67% -6.25% +3.90%

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 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 13 (41.94%) Skype for Business
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Telecoms
3 11 (35.48%) CMS
3 11 (35.48%) Drupal
3 11 (35.48%) Actionable Insight
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 10 (32.26%) Windows
4 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
5 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
6 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
7 6 (19.35%) VMware
7 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (16.13%) SCCM
8 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
8 5 (16.13%) Office 365
8 5 (16.13%) Coaching
8 5 (16.13%) HP
9 4 (12.90%) Dell
9 4 (12.90%) SAN
9 4 (12.90%) CommVault
9 4 (12.90%) DHCP
9 4 (12.90%) DNS
9 4 (12.90%) SLA
9 4 (12.90%) IIS
9 4 (12.90%) Clustering
9 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (12.90%) Amazon RDS

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 13 (41.94%) Skype for Business
2 11 (35.48%) CMS
2 11 (35.48%) Drupal
3 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
4 4 (12.90%) IIS
5 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.23%) IBM Domino
6 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Adobe Captivate
1 2 (6.45%) Camtasia
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.45%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Carpe Diem
1 1 (3.23%) Elite 3E
1 1 (3.23%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) Office 365
3 2 (6.45%) CallidusCloud
3 2 (6.45%) OneDrive
4 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) DHCP
1 4 (12.90%) DNS
1 4 (12.90%) SAN
2 3 (9.68%) VPN
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
3 2 (6.45%) LAN
3 2 (6.45%) WebEx
4 1 (3.23%) DSL
4 1 (3.23%) MPLS
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Grunt
1 1 (3.23%) gulp
General
1 12 (38.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Law
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Lead Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Principal Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Drupal Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 4 (12.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Systems Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) IT Support
7 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) IT Trainer
7 2 (6.45%) Python Developer
7 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) HTML5
1 1 (3.23%) jQuery
1 1 (3.23%) LESS
1 1 (3.23%) React
1 1 (3.23%) Sass
1 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Clustering
1 4 (12.90%) PKI
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.23%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Actionable Insight
3 5 (16.13%) Coaching
4 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 2 (6.45%) Creative Thinking
5 2 (6.45%) CRM
5 2 (6.45%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 2 (6.45%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL
5 2 (6.45%) OO
5 2 (6.45%) OOP
5 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) IT Strategy
6 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.23%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.23%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) MCDST
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
4 1 (3.23%) MCP
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.90%) XenApp
4 4 (12.90%) XenDesktop
4 4 (12.90%) XenServer
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (12.90%) SCOM
2 4 (12.90%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (9.68%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) HP
4 4 (12.90%) CommVault
4 4 (12.90%) Dell
4 4 (12.90%) Veeam
5 3 (9.68%) Symantec
6 2 (6.45%) Adobe
6 2 (6.45%) Callidus
7 1 (3.23%) Altiris
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) EMC
7 1 (3.23%) Intapp
7 1 (3.23%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.23%) Lotus
7 1 (3.23%) Mitel
7 1 (3.23%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) ProCurve
7 1 (3.23%) Veritas