The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 50 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.03% 0.72% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.45% 2.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -12.62%
Lync
Bedfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
87 68 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 30.00% 24.37% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 86 66 66
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Lync Salary Trend in Bedford

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Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Bedford

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Proofpoint
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) Proofpoint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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