Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 235 317
Rank change year-on-year +6 +82 +40
Permanent jobs citing Skype 49 78 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.79% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.21% 5.16% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 40 76 18
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.78% +2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £19,225 £25,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £40,250 £63,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +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 1,163 1,513 1,707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.82% 15.42% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1,270 1,419
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 2018. 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 +16 31 £34,000 -24.44% 1
North Yorkshire -5 7 £34,000 -9.33%
South Yorkshire -12 7 £22,500 -55.00% 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 31 (63.27%) Active Directory
2 28 (57.14%) Office 365
3 24 (48.98%) Skype for Business
3 24 (48.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (44.90%) Windows
5 20 (40.82%) VMware
6 18 (36.73%) ITIL
7 17 (34.69%) Windows 10
8 16 (32.65%) Citrix
9 15 (30.61%) SLA
10 14 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (26.53%) SCCM
12 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
13 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (20.41%) Azure Active Directory
15 9 (18.37%) Windows Server
15 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
15 9 (18.37%) VPN
16 8 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
16 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
17 7 (14.29%) Patch Management
17 7 (14.29%) Change Management
18 6 (12.24%) DNS
18 6 (12.24%) DHCP
18 6 (12.24%) VoIP
18 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
18 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
18 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
18 6 (12.24%) Ivanti

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 24 (48.98%) Skype for Business
2 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.08%) IBM Domino
4 2 (4.08%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (2.04%) Camtasia
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 28 (57.14%) Office 365
2 24 (48.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (20.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (8.16%) Yammer
6 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.04%) CloudFront
6 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) VPN
2 6 (12.24%) DHCP
2 6 (12.24%) DNS
2 6 (12.24%) VoIP
3 5 (10.20%) Firewall
3 5 (10.20%) LAN
3 5 (10.20%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (10.20%) WAN
3 5 (10.20%) WebEx
4 3 (6.12%) SAN
4 3 (6.12%) SMS
4 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.08%) NAS
5 2 (4.08%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.08%) Wireless
6 1 (2.04%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.04%) Power BI
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) CircleCI
1 1 (2.04%) GitLab
1 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (10.20%) Legal
2 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.04%) Billing
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Law
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Consultant
1 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Administrator
3 7 (14.29%) IT Support
4 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) DBA
5 4 (8.16%) Field Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) IT Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.12%) Help Desk Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) IT Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) IT Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.08%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (2.04%) Node.js
1 1 (2.04%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.12%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.04%) CMDB
4 1 (2.04%) IVR
4 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) PKI
4 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Windows 10
3 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (18.37%) Windows Server
5 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.08%) Android
8 2 (4.08%) Linux
9 1 (2.04%) Debian
9 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) ITIL
2 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (14.29%) Change Management
4 7 (14.29%) Patch Management
5 5 (10.20%) High Availability
6 4 (8.16%) Application Packaging
6 4 (8.16%) Change Control
6 4 (8.16%) Data Centre Operations
6 4 (8.16%) Database Security
6 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.16%) Statistics
7 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.12%) Network Management
7 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.12%) Service Management
8 2 (4.08%) Antivirus Management
9 1 (2.04%) Information Security Governance
9 1 (2.04%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) C
3 1 (2.04%) C++
3 1 (2.04%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) Python
3 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) MCP
3 2 (4.08%) CCNA
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.08%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.04%) CCENT
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.04%) MCDST
4 1 (2.04%) MCITP
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
4 1 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.04%) PhD
4 1 (2.04%) Postgraduate
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.61%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) GDPR
2 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 31 (63.27%) Active Directory
2 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
3 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.16%) Terminal Services
5 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (4.08%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.04%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.04%) Consul
3 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.04%) Prometheus
3 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) VMware
2 16 (32.65%) Citrix
3 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.24%) Ivanti
5 4 (8.16%) Apple
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle
6 3 (6.12%) Polycom
6 3 (6.12%) Symantec
7 2 (4.08%) Lotus
7 2 (4.08%) McAfee
8 1 (2.04%) Adobe
8 1 (2.04%) Altiris
8 1 (2.04%) Avaya
8 1 (2.04%) Dell
8 1 (2.04%) Genesys
8 1 (2.04%) HP
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.04%) Sage
8 1 (2.04%) Veritas