Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 208 235 242
Rank change year-on-year +27 +7 +74
Permanent jobs citing Skype 64 48 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.94% 0.57% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.20% 3.96% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 70
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £34,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.41% -27.27% +6.86%
10th Percentile £24,875 £20,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,366 £44,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,231 1,213 1,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.06% 14.44% 16.37%
Number of salaries quoted 905 1,008 1,340
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Yorkshire

Skype
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Skype in Yorkshire

Skype
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Skype in Yorkshire

Skype
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +28 27 £55,000 +57.14% 8
North Yorkshire -12 17 £52,500 +64.06% 1
East Yorkshire +14 10 £47,500 +18.75%
South Yorkshire +17 9 £24,000 +6.67% 4
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Skype.

1 52 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 50 (78.13%) Skype for Business
2 50 (78.13%) Office 365
3 44 (68.75%) Windows
4 36 (56.25%) Azure
5 34 (53.13%) Windows Server
6 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
7 28 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (43.75%) VPN
8 25 (39.06%) VMware
8 25 (39.06%) vSphere
9 24 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (37.50%) ITIL
10 23 (35.94%) WAN
10 23 (35.94%) LAN
10 23 (35.94%) Windows 10
11 22 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (34.38%) Cisco
11 22 (34.38%) Change Management
12 20 (31.25%) Hyper-V
12 20 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (29.69%) SCCM
14 18 (28.13%) Firewall
15 17 (26.56%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (26.56%) Virtual Infrastructure
16 16 (25.00%) MPLS
17 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (23.44%) Remote Desktop
17 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 50 (78.13%) Skype for Business
2 13 (20.31%) IIS
3 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.25%) CMS
6 3 (4.69%) IBM Domino
6 3 (4.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (9.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 50 (78.13%) Office 365
2 36 (56.25%) Azure
3 11 (17.19%) SaaS
4 10 (15.63%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (4.69%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.56%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (43.75%) VPN
2 23 (35.94%) LAN
2 23 (35.94%) WAN
3 18 (28.13%) Firewall
4 16 (25.00%) MPLS
5 15 (23.44%) Remote Desktop
6 13 (20.31%) DHCP
6 13 (20.31%) DNS
6 13 (20.31%) SAN
6 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
7 12 (18.75%) Wireless
8 10 (15.63%) ISDN
8 10 (15.63%) NGN
8 10 (15.63%) PBX
9 7 (10.94%) VLAN
10 6 (9.38%) Intranet
10 6 (9.38%) VSAN
11 5 (7.81%) Asterisk PBX
12 3 (4.69%) VoIP
13 1 (1.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) Power BI
General
1 12 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.69%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Electronics
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (3.13%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.56%) Automotive
4 1 (1.56%) French Language
4 1 (1.56%) German Language
4 1 (1.56%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.56%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.56%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.56%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (17.19%) Windows Engineer
2 9 (14.06%) Active Directory Engineer
2 9 (14.06%) Business Development Manager
2 9 (14.06%) Business Manager
2 9 (14.06%) Development Manager
2 9 (14.06%) New Business Development Manager
2 9 (14.06%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) IT Support
4 7 (10.94%) Operations Manager
5 6 (9.38%) Azure Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Service Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Server Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (4.69%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) .NET
1 1 (1.56%) .NET Core
1 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.56%) COM
1 1 (1.56%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.06%) CMDB
3 8 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (7.81%) e-Learning
4 5 (7.81%) IVR
4 5 (7.81%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.13%) Clustering
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.13%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (68.75%) Windows
2 34 (53.13%) Windows Server
3 28 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (35.94%) Windows 10
5 22 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (21.88%) Windows 8
7 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
8 5 (7.81%) Linux
9 1 (1.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) ITIL
2 22 (34.38%) Change Management
3 20 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (26.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (26.56%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (21.88%) Security Patching
7 11 (17.19%) Decision-Making
7 11 (17.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 11 (17.19%) Process Improvement
8 10 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (15.63%) Project Delivery
8 10 (15.63%) Validation
9 9 (14.06%) Business Development
9 9 (14.06%) Creative Thinking
9 9 (14.06%) Security Operations
9 9 (14.06%) Time Management
10 8 (12.50%) Service Delivery
11 7 (10.94%) Compliance Management
11 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.63%) PowerShell
1 10 (15.63%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) VB
3 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) CCNA
1 13 (20.31%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (20.31%) MCSE
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (17.19%) CCNP
3 5 (7.81%) Avaya Certification
4 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (10.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 6 (9.38%) Actionable Recommendations
4 2 (3.13%) SLA
5 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
2 25 (39.06%) vSphere
3 24 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (31.25%) Hyper-V
5 11 (17.19%) XenApp
6 3 (4.69%) BitLocker
6 3 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (29.69%) SCCM
2 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Intune
3 11 (17.19%) WSUS
4 9 (14.06%) Nessus
5 3 (4.69%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 52 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 25 (39.06%) VMware
3 22 (34.38%) Cisco
4 13 (20.31%) HP
5 12 (18.75%) Veeam
6 11 (17.19%) Citrix
6 11 (17.19%) Dell
6 11 (17.19%) Mitel
6 11 (17.19%) Siemens
7 5 (7.81%) Avaya
7 5 (7.81%) BT
7 5 (7.81%) Genesys
7 5 (7.81%) Verint
8 3 (4.69%) Altiris
8 3 (4.69%) Lotus
8 3 (4.69%) Symantec
8 3 (4.69%) Veritas
9 2 (3.13%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.13%) SAP
9 2 (3.13%) SOTI