Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 234 142 237
Rank change year-on-year -92 +95 +9
Permanent jobs citing Skype 31 14 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.46% 0.52% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.67% 3.54% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 38
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £24,600
25th Percentile £29,900 £28,800 £27,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £36,500 £31,368 £42,361
Median % change year-on-year +16.36% -25.95% +22.78%
75th Percentile £57,500 £38,250 £56,250
90th Percentile " £43,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -22.73% +22.22% -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 1,160 396 1,445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.29% 14.66% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 881 316 1,040
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £21,000
25th Percentile £37,250 £34,250 £28,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £43,250 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.61% +8.13% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,875 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £46,809
% change year-on-year -3.85% +11.09% -1.45%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -31 21 £29,900 +15.89% 2
North Yorkshire -4 7 £36,500 +21.67% 3
West Yorkshire -92 3 £25,481 -22.20% 1
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 30 (96.77%) Microsoft
1 30 (96.77%) Azure
2 28 (90.32%) VMware
2 28 (90.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
3 23 (74.19%) Hyper-V
3 23 (74.19%) Microsoft 365
4 21 (67.74%) Microsoft Office
5 20 (64.52%) Windows
5 20 (64.52%) SCCM
5 20 (64.52%) Finance
5 20 (64.52%) Social Skills
6 19 (61.29%) Skype for Business
7 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (54.84%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (41.94%) SCOM
9 13 (41.94%) SCVMM
9 13 (41.94%) ITIL
10 11 (35.48%) SLA
10 11 (35.48%) Citrix
10 11 (35.48%) SAN
10 11 (35.48%) CommVault
10 11 (35.48%) SQL
10 11 (35.48%) Web Services
10 11 (35.48%) Change Management
10 11 (35.48%) Veeam
10 11 (35.48%) High Availability
10 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (35.48%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (35.48%) Windows Server

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 19 (61.29%) Skype for Business
2 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (96.77%) Azure
2 23 (74.19%) Microsoft 365
3 17 (54.84%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (32.26%) OneDrive
5 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (6.45%) IaaS
5 2 (6.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) SAN
2 7 (22.58%) VSAN
3 3 (9.68%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Composer
General
1 20 (64.52%) Finance
1 20 (64.52%) Social Skills
2 10 (32.26%) Back Office
3 4 (12.90%) Public Sector
4 2 (6.45%) Local Government
5 1 (3.23%) Advertising
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Server Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (6.45%) IT Technician
6 2 (6.45%) Junior
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Support Technician
7 1 (3.23%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.23%) Social Media
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2016
4 7 (22.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) ITIL
2 11 (35.48%) Availability Management
2 11 (35.48%) Change Management
2 11 (35.48%) High Availability
2 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (35.48%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (32.26%) Presales
3 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
4 9 (29.03%) Risk Management
5 7 (22.58%) Network Management
5 7 (22.58%) Network Virtualisation
5 7 (22.58%) Server Management
5 7 (22.58%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) Information Governance
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (6.45%) Project Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
6 2 (6.45%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) EMC Certification
2 2 (6.45%) A+ Certification
2 2 (6.45%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (6.45%) MCSA
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (90.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
2 23 (74.19%) Hyper-V
3 10 (32.26%) XenDesktop
4 7 (22.58%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (64.52%) SCCM
2 13 (41.94%) SCOM
2 13 (41.94%) SCVMM
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (6.45%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) Microsoft
2 28 (90.32%) VMware
3 11 (35.48%) Citrix
3 11 (35.48%) CommVault
3 11 (35.48%) Veeam
4 7 (22.58%) Dell
4 7 (22.58%) EMC
4 7 (22.58%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) WooCommerce