Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 311 357
Rank change year-on-year +80 +46 +24
Permanent jobs citing Skype 78 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.80% 0.16% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.16% 1.06% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76 17 23
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +21.32%
10th Percentile £25,375 £26,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,700 £45,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 1512 1703 2114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.52% 15.54% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1269 1420 1719
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,450 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 2017. 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 +56 49 £45,000 +2.86% 8
South Yorkshire +30 20 £50,000 +8.11% 2
North Yorkshire - 9 £37,500 -
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing Skype also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Skype.

1 62 (79.49%) Skype for Business
2 35 (44.87%) Active Directory
3 31 (39.74%) Office 365
4 27 (34.62%) ITIL
5 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 25 (32.05%) Windows
7 22 (28.21%) VoIP
8 20 (25.64%) Unified Communications
9 18 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
10 17 (21.79%) SharePoint
10 17 (21.79%) MS Exchange
11 16 (20.51%) Avaya
12 15 (19.23%) Cisco
12 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (17.95%) DNS
13 14 (17.95%) DHCP
14 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
14 12 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
15 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
15 11 (14.10%) Verint
15 11 (14.10%) WAN
15 11 (14.10%) VPN
15 11 (14.10%) Genesys
16 10 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
16 10 (12.82%) Presales
17 9 (11.54%) Windows 10
17 9 (11.54%) Windows 7
17 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V

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 62 (79.49%) Skype for Business
2 17 (21.79%) MS Exchange
2 17 (21.79%) SharePoint
3 12 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.41%) CMS
6 4 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.85%) IIS
8 2 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 31 (39.74%) Office 365
2 18 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (8.97%) SaaS
5 4 (5.13%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.28%) IaaS
6 1 (1.28%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.21%) VoIP
2 20 (25.64%) Unified Communications
3 14 (17.95%) DHCP
3 14 (17.95%) DNS
4 11 (14.10%) VPN
4 11 (14.10%) WAN
5 8 (10.26%) LAN
6 6 (7.69%) MPLS
7 5 (6.41%) PBX
7 5 (6.41%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.85%) Firewall
8 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.56%) DSL
9 2 (2.56%) GoToMeeting
9 2 (2.56%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.56%) SAN
10 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.28%) VLAN
10 1 (1.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.56%) MySQL
3 2 (2.56%) Power BI
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.28%) Grunt
2 1 (1.28%) gulp
2 1 (1.28%) Selenium
2 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (8.97%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (17.95%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 13 (16.67%) Consultant
3 11 (14.10%) Analyst
4 7 (8.97%) Messaging Consultant
5 6 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 6 (7.69%) IT Support
5 6 (7.69%) Lync Consultant
6 5 (6.41%) Administrator
6 5 (6.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Support Technician
6 5 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.41%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.41%) Unified Communications Specialist
7 4 (5.13%) IT Technician
7 4 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) CSS
1 9 (11.54%) HTML
2 5 (6.41%) Laravel
3 4 (5.13%) React
4 3 (3.85%) .NET
4 3 (3.85%) Node.js
4 3 (3.85%) RESTful
4 3 (3.85%) Sass
4 3 (3.85%) WCF
5 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.56%) CAML
5 2 (2.56%) DHTML
5 2 (2.56%) Web Services
5 2 (2.56%) XML
5 2 (2.56%) XSLT
6 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.28%) HTML5
6 1 (1.28%) jQuery
6 1 (1.28%) LESS
6 1 (1.28%) Polymer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.56%) Clustering
3 2 (2.56%) PKI
3 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) Windows
2 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
5 9 (11.54%) Windows 10
5 9 (11.54%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.85%) Linux
8 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) ITIL
2 10 (12.82%) Presales
3 9 (11.54%) Migration
4 8 (10.26%) Project Management
5 7 (8.97%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (6.41%) Fault Analysis
7 5 (6.41%) OOP
8 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.13%) Service Management
8 4 (5.13%) Time Management
9 3 (3.85%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.85%) Coaching
9 3 (3.85%) Microservices
9 3 (3.85%) Patch Management
9 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (2.56%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 5 (6.41%) PHP
2 5 (6.41%) SQL
3 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.85%) C#
5 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.28%) C
6 1 (1.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.56%) MCSA
3 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) CCNA
4 1 (1.28%) CCNP
4 1 (1.28%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (1.28%) MCP
4 1 (1.28%) MCSE
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 35 (44.87%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.56%) XenApp
4 2 (2.56%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) SCCM
2 6 (7.69%) AirWatch
2 6 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
2 6 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (6.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (6.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.85%) SCOM
5 2 (2.56%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (2.56%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.51%) Avaya
3 15 (19.23%) Cisco
4 11 (14.10%) Genesys
4 11 (14.10%) Verint
5 7 (8.97%) Citrix
5 7 (8.97%) Symantec
5 7 (8.97%) Veeam
6 6 (7.69%) VMware
7 5 (6.41%) Mitel
8 3 (3.85%) Capita
8 3 (3.85%) Siemens
9 2 (2.56%) CommVault
9 2 (2.56%) Dell
9 2 (2.56%) Google
9 2 (2.56%) HP
9 2 (2.56%) Meraki
9 2 (2.56%) Sage
10 1 (1.28%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds