Period
to 21 February 2020

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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 183 225 257
Rank change year-on-year +42 +32 +53
Permanent jobs citing Skype 54 54 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.88% 0.74% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.60% 4.49% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 52
Yorkshire median annual salary £54,486 £34,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.25% -17.07% +13.89%
10th Percentile £31,768 £21,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £68,366 £60,000 £57,275
England median annual salary £44,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.84% - +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 818 1,204 1,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.35% 16.52% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 676 992 1,109
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.92% +5.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £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 21 February 2020.

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 21 February 2020. 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 22 £55,000 +61.76% 4
North Yorkshire +21 13 £52,500 +54.41% 2
South Yorkshire +9 13 £34,695 -42.18% 4
East Yorkshire - 5 £47,500 -
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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 44 (81.48%) Office 365
2 36 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 34 (62.96%) Skype for Business
4 27 (50.00%) Azure
5 25 (46.30%) Windows
6 24 (44.44%) Windows Server
7 19 (35.19%) ITIL
7 19 (35.19%) Cisco
8 18 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (31.48%) VPN
10 16 (29.63%) WAN
10 16 (29.63%) LAN
10 16 (29.63%) vSphere
10 16 (29.63%) VMware
11 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (25.93%) Change Management
12 14 (25.93%) Business Development
12 14 (25.93%) Creative Thinking
12 14 (25.93%) Decision-Making
13 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
13 13 (24.07%) Firewall
13 13 (24.07%) MPLS
14 12 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (22.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
16 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery

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 34 (62.96%) Skype for Business
2 8 (14.81%) IIS
3 4 (7.41%) CMS
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.85%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 44 (81.48%) Office 365
2 27 (50.00%) Azure
3 8 (14.81%) SaaS
4 3 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.70%) AWS
5 2 (3.70%) PaaS
5 2 (3.70%) Serverless
6 1 (1.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) VPN
2 16 (29.63%) LAN
2 16 (29.63%) WAN
3 13 (24.07%) Firewall
3 13 (24.07%) MPLS
4 9 (16.67%) Intranet
5 8 (14.81%) DHCP
5 8 (14.81%) DNS
5 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
6 7 (12.96%) Asterisk PBX
6 7 (12.96%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (12.96%) Wireless
7 6 (11.11%) SAN
8 5 (9.26%) ISDN
8 5 (9.26%) NGN
8 5 (9.26%) PBX
9 3 (5.56%) VLAN
10 2 (3.70%) VSAN
11 1 (1.85%) VoIP
11 1 (1.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Business Development Manager
1 14 (25.93%) Business Manager
1 14 (25.93%) Development Manager
1 14 (25.93%) New Business Development Manager
2 10 (18.52%) Service Manager
3 7 (12.96%) Operations Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Active Directory Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Technical Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Service Desk Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Service Operations Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.96%) e-Learning
2 7 (12.96%) IVR
2 7 (12.96%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (12.96%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (11.11%) User Experience
4 4 (7.41%) CMDB
5 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Windows
2 24 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 8 (14.81%) Windows 8
7 7 (12.96%) Linux
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) ITIL
2 18 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (25.93%) Business Development
3 14 (25.93%) Change Management
3 14 (25.93%) Creative Thinking
3 14 (25.93%) Decision-Making
4 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (22.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
7 9 (16.67%) Coaching
7 9 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
9 6 (11.11%) Actionable Insight
9 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (11.11%) Process Improvement
9 6 (11.11%) Security Patching
10 5 (9.26%) Project Delivery
10 5 (9.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Avaya Certification
2 6 (11.11%) CCNA
2 6 (11.11%) CCNP
2 6 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.11%) MCSE
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (14.81%) SLA
2 7 (12.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 6 (11.11%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (29.63%) vSphere
2 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
4 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
5 6 (11.11%) XenApp
6 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) SCCM
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (11.11%) WSUS
3 4 (7.41%) Nessus
4 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.19%) Cisco
3 16 (29.63%) VMware
4 7 (12.96%) Avaya
4 7 (12.96%) BT
4 7 (12.96%) Genesys
4 7 (12.96%) Veeam
4 7 (12.96%) Verint
5 6 (11.11%) Citrix
5 6 (11.11%) Dell
5 6 (11.11%) HP
5 6 (11.11%) Mitel
5 6 (11.11%) Siemens
6 2 (3.70%) SOTI
7 1 (1.85%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.85%) Altiris
7 1 (1.85%) Lotus
7 1 (1.85%) Symantec
7 1 (1.85%) Veritas
7 1 (1.85%) Xerox