The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 59 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.23% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.33% 1.15% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Lync
West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
75 87 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 17.01% 23.58% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 61 44 56
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Lync
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Lync Salary Trend in Bradford

Lync
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (100.00%) SCDPM

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (100.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware