Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 83 64
Rank change year-on-year +9 -19 -
Permanent jobs citing Skype 18 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.03% 0.58% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.75% 3.18% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 17
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £59,228 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +115.37% -21.43% -
10th Percentile £47,778 £25,050 £31,250
90th Percentile £59,233 £28,750 £45,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £54,612 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +98.59% -21.43% -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 122 157 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.77% 18.17% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 103 141 102
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £31,376
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% +5.18% -10.36%
10th Percentile £21,300 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £50,000 £45,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +21.21% +1.54% -7.14%

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Skype as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Newcastle upon Tyne

Skype
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Skype in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Skype.

1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 18 (100.00%) Office 365
2 12 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 11 (61.11%) MCSA
4 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 7 (38.89%) CMS
5 7 (38.89%) SLA
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (38.89%) Validation
5 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
6 6 (33.33%) Unified Communications
6 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 6 (33.33%) Coaching
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) OneDrive
7 5 (27.78%) Analytics
7 5 (27.78%) Migration
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineering
8 4 (22.22%) DHCP
8 4 (22.22%) DNS
8 4 (22.22%) COM
8 4 (22.22%) MCP
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 18 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 12 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 7 (38.89%) CMS
4 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Office 365
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (27.78%) OneDrive
4 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 4 (22.22%) DHCP
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Extranet
3 1 (5.56%) Intranet
3 1 (5.56%) PBX
3 1 (5.56%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Office 365 Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Audio Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
1 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
1 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Validation
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Coaching
2 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (27.78%) Analytics
3 5 (27.78%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.56%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (61.11%) MCSA
3 4 (22.22%) MCP
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Polycom
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) Dell
4 1 (5.56%) HP