Period
to 26 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > North East
6 months to
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 82 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - +101
Permanent jobs citing Skype 11 33 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.94% 2.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 12.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 29 0
North East median annual salary £18,750 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.43% - -
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 231 267 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.74% 17.72% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 201 240 116
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,500 £22,175
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Skype as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in the North East

Skype
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Skype in the North East

Skype
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in the North East over the 6 months to 26 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Skype in the North East

Skype
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the North East region over the 6 months to 26 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +4 11 £18,750 -46.43%
Northumberland - 1 £27,500 -
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2017, IT jobs citing Skype also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Skype.

1 11 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 10 (90.91%) Office 365
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
4 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (36.36%) ERP
6 4 (36.36%) CRM
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) Coaching
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (18.18%) Time Management
8 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
8 2 (18.18%) Migration
8 2 (18.18%) MCP

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 11 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Graduate
2 4 (36.36%) Graduate Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Graduate Recruitment Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Recruitment Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Collaboration Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Coaching
1 4 (36.36%) CRM
1 4 (36.36%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Brightmail
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) IronPort
2 1 (9.09%) VMware