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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > North East
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 106 91 87
Rank change year-on-year -15 -4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Skype 5 4 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.34% 0.35% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.12% 2.06% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
10th Percentile £20,800 - £34,783
25th Percentile £23,500 £27,000 £43,133
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £26,500 £37,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -28.38% -32.73% -7.15%
75th Percentile £29,750 £47,500 £62,933
90th Percentile £32,900 - £68,366
England median annual salary £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +11.11%

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 236 194 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.83% 17.09% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 150 131 144
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £22,825
25th Percentile £32,500 £26,625 £26,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year - +14.29% -11.39%
75th Percentile £43,750 £50,000 £44,750
90th Percentile £53,950 £62,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Skype as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Skype in the North East.

Salary trend for Skype in the North East

Skype
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Skype in the North East over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Durham - 3 £26,000 -
Tyne and Wear -5 2 £35,000 -5.41%
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (60.00%) GCP
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (60.00%) AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) Mitel
3 3 (60.00%) Google
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Personalization
5 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Avaya
5 1 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

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 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (60.00%) AWS
2 3 (60.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Personalization
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Google
3 3 (60.00%) Mitel
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Ivanti