Period
to 22 June 2021

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 22 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 231 174 249
Rank change year-on-year -57 +75 +20
Permanent jobs citing Skype 13 25 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.60% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 4.80% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 48
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £24,025
25th Percentile £26,950 £30,000 £24,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,364 £37,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.70% +7.14% -12.50%
75th Percentile £34,523 £50,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £60,375
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -2.17%

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 974 521 1,804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.87% 12.58% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 736 426 1,285
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,250 £21,000
25th Percentile £33,688 £33,750 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.62% +11.25% -
75th Percentile £59,625 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +7.53% -2.11%

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Yorkshire

Skype
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Skype in Yorkshire

Skype
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Skype in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

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 22 June 2021. 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
South Yorkshire -38 7 £29,900 +16.12% 2
West Yorkshire -31 6 £32,932 -34.14% 1
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2021, 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 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft 365
2 11 (84.62%) SCCM
2 11 (84.62%) SCOM
3 10 (76.92%) SCVMM
3 10 (76.92%) Hyper-V
3 10 (76.92%) Azure
4 9 (69.23%) Windows
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (61.54%) VMware
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
6 7 (53.85%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (53.85%) Availability Management
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (53.85%) High Availability
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2016
6 7 (53.85%) Social Skills
6 7 (53.85%) Change Management
6 7 (53.85%) Finance
6 7 (53.85%) Veeam
6 7 (53.85%) Web Services
6 7 (53.85%) SQL
6 7 (53.85%) DNA
6 7 (53.85%) SLA
6 7 (53.85%) Citrix
6 7 (53.85%) SAN
6 7 (53.85%) CommVault

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 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft 365
2 10 (76.92%) Azure
3 3 (23.08%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) IaaS
3 3 (23.08%) PaaS
4 1 (7.69%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
1 7 (53.85%) Social Skills
2 6 (46.15%) Public Sector
3 3 (23.08%) Local Government
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) IT Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Officer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2016
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) Unix
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Availability Management
1 7 (53.85%) Change Management
1 7 (53.85%) DNA
1 7 (53.85%) High Availability
1 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Information Governance
4 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (23.08%) Server Management
4 3 (23.08%) WFM
5 2 (15.38%) Project Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) AWK
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) sed
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) MCSA
1 3 (23.08%) MCSE
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) Hyper-V
3 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) SCCM
1 11 (84.62%) SCOM
2 10 (76.92%) SCVMM
3 3 (23.08%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
4 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) CommVault
3 7 (53.85%) Veeam
4 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle