Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 108 106
Rank change year-on-year +21 -2 -
Permanent jobs citing Skype 5 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.51% 0.67% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.94% 5.63% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Somerset median annual salary £35,691 £40,000 £34,712
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.77% +15.23% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,500 £32,592
90th Percentile £40,982 £53,000 £36,500
South West median annual salary £39,931 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.48% -6.25% +35.59%

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 Somerset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 127 160 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 13.08% 11.90% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 106 109 226
Somerset median annual salary £34,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.75% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,400 £23,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £58,125
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Skype as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Somerset

Skype
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Skype in Somerset

Skype
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Street -2 2 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Portishead - 2 £39,931 -
Bath +15 1 £35,691 -16.02% 1
Skype
South West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Skype.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
1 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (40.00%) Nimble Storage
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Blockchain
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Blockchain
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Georgian Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) ICT Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (40.00%) ICT Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Compiler Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Smart Contracts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Licensing
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Haskell
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) Nimble Storage
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos