The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 22 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 5.17% - 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.65% - 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £62,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -8.60%
Lync
Oxfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
34 36 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 29.31% 23.08% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 33
Average salary £50,000 £31,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Lync
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Lync Salary Trend in Abingdon

Lync
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 6 (100.00%) VoIP
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCDP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) Matrix Management
3 3 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) HSRP
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VoIP
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) HSRP
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 6 (100.00%) Network Team Leader
2 3 (50.00%) Network Manager
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCDP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft