Period
to 31 March 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 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 187 219 268
Rank change year-on-year +32 +49 +60
Permanent jobs citing Skype 50 59 50
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.85% 0.81% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.24% 4.77% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 44 61 42
Median annual salary £55,000 £34,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.76% -12.26% +40.91%
10th Percentile £31,768 £21,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £60,875
England median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.63% - +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 801 1,238 1,238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.55% 17.03% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 656 998 1,046
Median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.92% +3.95% +5.00%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +3.26% +2.22%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +33 23 £55,000 +83.33% 17
South Yorkshire +11 17 £33,664 -43.89% 10
North Yorkshire +33 10 £70,000 +105.88% 5
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 28 (56.00%) Office 365
2 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (50.00%) Skype for Business
4 21 (42.00%) Azure
5 18 (36.00%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (28.00%) Windows Server
6 14 (28.00%) Windows
7 12 (24.00%) Business Development
7 12 (24.00%) Decision-Making
7 12 (24.00%) Creative Thinking
8 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (22.00%) Cisco
9 10 (20.00%) VPN
9 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 9 (18.00%) Coaching
10 9 (18.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 9 (18.00%) SLA
10 9 (18.00%) ITIL
10 9 (18.00%) LAN
10 9 (18.00%) WAN
10 9 (18.00%) Intranet
10 9 (18.00%) Avaya
11 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
12 7 (14.00%) Linux
12 7 (14.00%) Avaya Certification
12 7 (14.00%) Genesys
12 7 (14.00%) MPLS
12 7 (14.00%) BT
12 7 (14.00%) e-Learning
12 7 (14.00%) IVR

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 25 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.00%) CMS
3 4 (8.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 28 (56.00%) Office 365
2 21 (42.00%) Azure
3 5 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (6.00%) AWS
4 3 (6.00%) SaaS
5 2 (4.00%) PaaS
5 2 (4.00%) Serverless
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon Cognito
6 1 (2.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) VPN
2 9 (18.00%) Intranet
2 9 (18.00%) LAN
2 9 (18.00%) WAN
3 7 (14.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 7 (14.00%) MPLS
4 4 (8.00%) DHCP
4 4 (8.00%) DNS
4 4 (8.00%) Firewall
5 3 (6.00%) VLAN
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.00%) Bluetooth
7 1 (2.00%) VSAN
7 1 (2.00%) Wireless
7 1 (2.00%) ZigBee
7 1 (2.00%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) MySQL
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.00%) Grunt
1 1 (2.00%) gulp
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Electronics
2 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Business Development Manager
1 12 (24.00%) Business Manager
1 12 (24.00%) Development Manager
1 12 (24.00%) New Business Development Manager
2 6 (12.00%) Service Manager
3 5 (10.00%) Architect
4 4 (8.00%) Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Service Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.00%) CSS
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) Node.js
3 1 (2.00%) OAuth
3 1 (2.00%) OpenID
3 1 (2.00%) React
3 1 (2.00%) REST
3 1 (2.00%) Vue.js
3 1 (2.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) e-Learning
1 7 (14.00%) IVR
1 7 (14.00%) Self-Motivation
1 7 (14.00%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (12.00%) User Experience
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Windows
1 14 (28.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (14.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (24.00%) Business Development
2 12 (24.00%) Creative Thinking
2 12 (24.00%) Decision-Making
3 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (18.00%) Coaching
5 9 (18.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 9 (18.00%) ITIL
6 4 (8.00%) Change Management
6 4 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (8.00%) DevOps
6 4 (8.00%) Emotional Intelligence
6 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (8.00%) Presales
6 4 (8.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.00%) Service Management
6 4 (8.00%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.00%) C
3 1 (2.00%) C#
3 1 (2.00%) C++
3 1 (2.00%) PHP
3 1 (2.00%) Python
3 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Avaya Certification
2 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) CCNA
3 2 (4.00%) CCNP
3 2 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) vSphere
4 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) Cisco
3 9 (18.00%) Avaya
4 7 (14.00%) BT
4 7 (14.00%) Genesys
4 7 (14.00%) Verint
4 7 (14.00%) VMware
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle
6 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.00%) 3PAR