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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 252 175 120
Rank change year-on-year -77 -55 +97
Permanent jobs citing Skype 2 23 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 0.030% 0.55% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 4.70% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 24
10th Percentile - £27,400 £27,000
25th Percentile - £32,500 £30,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - -11.11%
75th Percentile - £98,750 £45,000
90th Percentile - £100,250 £51,875
UK median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.04% -4.00% +5.26%

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 Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 850 489 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.90% 11.63% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 379 283 173
10th Percentile £26,500 £28,550 £26,350
25th Percentile £35,233 £32,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.94% -10.53% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.25%

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Skype as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Scotland

Skype
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Skype in Scotland.

Salary trend for Skype in Scotland

Skype
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 25 June 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
Glasgow - 1 £45,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Skype
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Skype.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Mitel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (50.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Anti-Spyware
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (50.00%) Mitel
1 1 (50.00%) MobileIron
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow