Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > North East
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 92 94
Rank change year-on-year -19 +2 -
Permanent jobs citing Skype 11 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.65% 1.17% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.66% 6.36% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 14
North East median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.72% -
10th Percentile £17,625 £18,125 £31,800
90th Percentile £33,750 £39,525 £48,000
England median annual salary £45,500 £45,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.55% +0.56% +12.50%

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 236 220 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 13.96% 18.36% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 204 203 182
North East median annual salary £34,125 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +4.48% -4.29%
10th Percentile £19,750 £21,250 £23,988
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 24 June 2018.

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 24 June 2018. 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 -21 9 £32,500 - 3
Durham +3 2 £28,000 -6.67% 1
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Skype.

1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) Marketing
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Back Office
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Improvement
2 5 (45.45%) Business Transformation
2 5 (45.45%) Line Management
2 5 (45.45%) User Experience
3 4 (36.36%) Coaching
3 4 (36.36%) Office 365
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) ERP
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (9.09%) Social Media
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) QA
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing

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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
General
1 6 (54.55%) Marketing
2 5 (45.45%) Back Office
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Help Desk Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Service Desk Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Service Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Recruitment Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate Recruitment Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Trainee
3 2 (18.18%) Trainee Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Transformation
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Line Management
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Improvement
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Coaching
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix