The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 41 67 45
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -22
Permanent jobs citing Lync 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.04% 0.63% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.05% 1.97% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £21,500 £25,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -62.96%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Lync
Somerset

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

Application Platforms Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
74 152 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 25.61% 31.93% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 64 135 62
Average salary £36,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Lync
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Lync Salary Trend in Bath

Lync
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam