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 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 - 20 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - 5.45% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
2 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 4.55% 16.36% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 1
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +105.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya