Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 265 309
Rank change year-on-year +19 +44 +50
Permanent jobs citing Skype 50 63 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.57% 0.62% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.93% 3.68% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 38 61 32
Yorkshire median annual salary £33,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.50% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £20,125 £26,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £49,125 £65,000 £57,200
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 1,272 1,714 1,871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.48% 16.89% 16.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,068 1,432 1,527
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £55,000
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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +13 34 £35,000 -30.00% 3
North Yorkshire +3 9 £31,500 +10.53%
South Yorkshire -9 3 £20,000 -60.00% 1
East Yorkshire +22 2 £40,000 -
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 (62.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (54.00%) Skype for Business
2 27 (54.00%) Office 365
3 25 (50.00%) Windows
4 23 (46.00%) VMware
5 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (30.00%) Windows 10
7 14 (28.00%) Windows Server
7 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (28.00%) ITIL
7 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
8 13 (26.00%) SCCM
9 12 (24.00%) Azure Active Directory
10 11 (22.00%) VPN
11 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (18.00%) LAN
12 9 (18.00%) SLA
12 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
12 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
12 9 (18.00%) Citrix
12 9 (18.00%) Firewall
13 8 (16.00%) DHCP
13 8 (16.00%) DNS
13 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
13 8 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 7 (14.00%) 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 27 (54.00%) Skype for Business
2 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (8.00%) CMS
5 3 (6.00%) Drupal
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.00%) IBM Domino
7 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.00%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (2.00%) Elite 3E
2 1 (2.00%) Sage 50
2 1 (2.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 27 (54.00%) Office 365
2 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (24.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (8.00%) SaaS
6 2 (4.00%) IaaS
6 2 (4.00%) OneDrive
6 2 (4.00%) Yammer
7 1 (2.00%) Mimecast
7 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) VPN
2 9 (18.00%) Firewall
2 9 (18.00%) LAN
2 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (16.00%) DHCP
3 8 (16.00%) DNS
4 7 (14.00%) WAN
5 4 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (8.00%) VoIP
5 4 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (6.00%) SAN
6 3 (6.00%) SMS
6 3 (6.00%) Unified Communications
7 2 (4.00%) NAS
7 2 (4.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.00%) Network Security
7 2 (4.00%) WebEx
7 2 (4.00%) Wireless
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (2.00%) GoToMeeting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.00%) Firebird
4 1 (2.00%) Power BI
General
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Advertising
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Consultant
2 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) IT Support
3 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Help Desk Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Data Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Data Protection Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.00%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Principal Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.00%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) iPhone
5 1 (2.00%) IVR
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Windows
2 15 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 14 (28.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.00%) Android
9 1 (2.00%) Debian
9 1 (2.00%) Linux
9 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) ITIL
2 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (14.00%) Change Management
4 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging
5 4 (8.00%) Change Control
5 4 (8.00%) Data Centre Operations
5 4 (8.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (8.00%) Patch Management
6 3 (6.00%) Actionable Insight
6 3 (6.00%) High Availability
7 2 (4.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 2 (4.00%) Customer-Centricity
7 2 (4.00%) Database Security
7 2 (4.00%) IT Strategy
7 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.00%) CCNA
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.00%) MCSA
2 3 (6.00%) MCSE
3 2 (4.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.00%) CCENT
3 2 (4.00%) MCITP
3 2 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.00%) MCDST
4 1 (2.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) GDPR
3 2 (4.00%) QA
4 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (62.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) SCCM
2 2 (4.00%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (4.00%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) VMware
2 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.00%) Citrix
4 7 (14.00%) Cisco
5 6 (12.00%) Ivanti
6 5 (10.00%) Symantec
7 2 (4.00%) Apple
7 2 (4.00%) Avaya
7 2 (4.00%) Genesys
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle
7 2 (4.00%) Sage
7 2 (4.00%) Veeam
7 2 (4.00%) Verint
8 1 (2.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) Intapp
8 1 (2.00%) Meraki
8 1 (2.00%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
8 1 (2.00%) Spiceworks