The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 1.96% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
Lync
South Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
11 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 21.57% 6.35% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +32.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Lync
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Lync Salary Trend in Bridgend

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Aruba
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CCDA
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
2 2 (50.00%) PBX
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Aruba
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 2 (50.00%) HP