Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 215 222
Rank change year-on-year +31 +7 -
Permanent jobs citing Skype 26 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.58% 0.28% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.33% 2.02% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 23
Leeds median annual salary £33,750 £62,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.00% +47.06% -
10th Percentile £19,250 £31,950 £21,000
90th Percentile £50,375 £65,000 £50,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -30.00% +19.05% -

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 601 694 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.49% 14.03% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 524 585 707
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +9.09% -3.75%
10th Percentile £25,575 £23,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +11.84% - -5.00%

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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) Skype for Business
3 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Windows
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (26.92%) Office 365
5 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
5 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
6 6 (23.08%) Actionable Insight
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 6 (23.08%) CMS
6 6 (23.08%) Drupal
6 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
7 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
7 5 (19.23%) SAN
8 4 (15.38%) SQL
8 4 (15.38%) SCCM
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (15.38%) Coaching
9 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (11.54%) vSphere
9 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
9 3 (11.54%) MCSA
9 3 (11.54%) Citrix
9 3 (11.54%) HP
9 3 (11.54%) ITIL

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 10 (38.46%) Skype for Business
2 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (23.08%) CMS
3 6 (23.08%) Drupal
4 2 (7.69%) IIS
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.85%) IBM Domino
5 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Carpe Diem
1 1 (3.85%) Elite 3E
1 1 (3.85%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (26.92%) Office 365
3 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (7.69%) CallidusCloud
4 2 (7.69%) IaaS
4 2 (7.69%) OneDrive
5 1 (3.85%) Mimecast
5 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) DHCP
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) NAS
3 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) SMS
4 1 (3.85%) SMTP
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
General
1 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Advertising
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Law
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Consultant
2 8 (30.77%) Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Drupal Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Lead Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Principal Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Help Desk Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Data Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Data Protection Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 2 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) IT Support
7 2 (7.69%) Office 365 Specialist
7 2 (7.69%) Python Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
1 2 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Actionable Insight
3 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
4 4 (15.38%) Coaching
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 2 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 2 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) OOP
6 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCSA
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCDST
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) GDPR
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (11.54%) vSphere
5 2 (7.69%) XenApp
5 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) AirWatch
2 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (7.69%) SCOM
2 2 (7.69%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (7.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix
3 3 (11.54%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) Apple
4 2 (7.69%) Callidus
4 2 (7.69%) CommVault
4 2 (7.69%) Dell
4 2 (7.69%) Symantec
4 2 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (3.85%) EMC
5 1 (3.85%) Intapp
5 1 (3.85%) Lotus
5 1 (3.85%) Mitel
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) ProCurve
5 1 (3.85%) Sitecore