Period
to 3 August 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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 150 246 254
Rank change year-on-year +96 +8 +51
Permanent jobs citing Skype 29 50 50
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.82% 0.65% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.18% 2.85% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 25 44 40
Median annual salary £42,000 £34,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -6.21% -19.44%
10th Percentile £24,600 £23,500 £20,375
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £50,375
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

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 469 1,754 1,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.22% 22.93% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 367 1,212 1,130
Median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,275
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -5.38% +12.73%
10th Percentile £26,550 £21,025 £23,475
90th Percentile £64,000 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +59 17 £50,000 +81.82% 1
South Yorkshire +33 7 £25,750 +7.29% 3
North Yorkshire +84 5 £28,750 -50.00% 4
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
1 10 (34.48%) Skype for Business
2 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
2 9 (31.03%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 8 (27.59%) VMware
4 6 (20.69%) .NET
4 6 (20.69%) MySQL
4 6 (20.69%) C
4 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) DHCP
4 6 (20.69%) DNS
4 6 (20.69%) SLA
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) Azure
5 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
5 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
5 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
5 5 (17.24%) Office 365
5 5 (17.24%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (17.24%) DevOps
5 5 (17.24%) Java
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle
5 5 (17.24%) IIS

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 10 (34.48%) Skype for Business
2 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
3 5 (17.24%) IIS
4 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
5 1 (3.45%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Azure
2 5 (17.24%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) Office 365
3 4 (13.79%) OneDrive
4 2 (6.90%) AWS
4 2 (6.90%) Mimecast
4 2 (6.90%) SaaS
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon Cognito
5 1 (3.45%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) DHCP
1 6 (20.69%) DNS
2 4 (13.79%) VLAN
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 3 (10.34%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (6.90%) VPN
4 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.45%) Bluetooth
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
5 1 (3.45%) ZigBee
5 1 (3.45%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) MySQL
3 5 (17.24%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Grunt
2 1 (3.45%) gulp
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Electronics
1 4 (13.79%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Back Office
2 2 (6.90%) Housing Association
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Design Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) Ninject
4 1 (3.45%) Node.js
4 1 (3.45%) OAuth
4 1 (3.45%) OpenID
4 1 (3.45%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (3.45%) React
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) Vue.js
4 1 (3.45%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analogue Electronics
1 2 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
1 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
1 9 (31.03%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) DevOps
3 5 (17.24%) Proactive Monitoring
3 5 (17.24%) Scrum
3 5 (17.24%) Tech Ops
4 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) OOD
4 4 (13.79%) Service Management
4 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) ERP
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) MVC
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
6 2 (6.90%) Availability Management
6 2 (6.90%) Email Filtering
6 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.90%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) C
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.79%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) CCNP
2 2 (6.90%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.45%) DFS Replication
5 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (6.90%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
1 8 (27.59%) VMware
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Avaya
3 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
3 2 (6.90%) Veeam