The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank - - 43
Permanent jobs citing Lync 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
Lync
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Application Platforms Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
27 44 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.15% 16.54% 32.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 77
Average salary £35,000 £46,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% +36.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Lync
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the Aberdeen region.

Lync Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Lync
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Lync also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Lync.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Lync also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Lync. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft