Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 195 218
Rank change year-on-year +18 +23 +58
Permanent jobs citing Skype 16 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.44% 0.41% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.27% 3.15% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 11
Leeds median annual salary £30,000 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.83% +3.89% +20.00%
10th Percentile £19,100 £24,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £42,900 £64,875 £54,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £34,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -24.44% - +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 490 634 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.38% 12.88% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 437 546 668
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -2.60%

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Office 365
3 8 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 8 (50.00%) Citrix
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (37.50%) VMware
6 5 (31.25%) Legal
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (18.75%) SAN
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco
8 3 (18.75%) Firewall
8 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
8 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
9 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (12.50%) SCCM
9 2 (12.50%) Wireless
9 2 (12.50%) Service Management
9 2 (12.50%) VPN
9 2 (12.50%) WAN
9 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
9 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange

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 8 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (12.50%) IBM Domino
2 2 (12.50%) IBM Notes
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (6.25%) Camtasia
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.25%) Snagit
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Office 365
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) NAS
2 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.25%) SMS
3 1 (6.25%) SMTP
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) IT Trainer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 2 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Antivirus Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Presales
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MCDST
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) vCenter Server
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Citrix
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) Apple
5 2 (12.50%) Lotus
6 1 (6.25%) Adobe
6 1 (6.25%) Altiris
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Meraki
6 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
6 1 (6.25%) Spiceworks
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) Veritas