The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 127 105 113
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs citing Lync 13 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.69% 1.10% 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.56% 5.39% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 6
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,350 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
Lync
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
508 371 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.14% 20.49% 18.83%
Number of salaries quoted 446 309 276
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Lync
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Lync Salary Trend in Bristol

Lync
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Bristol

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 37 (92.50%) Microsoft
2 31 (77.50%) MS Exchange
3 24 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 23 (57.50%) Citrix
4 23 (57.50%) ITIL
5 20 (50.00%) SQL
5 20 (50.00%) SCCM
6 18 (45.00%) SCOM
6 18 (45.00%) Office Communications Server
7 17 (42.50%) Application Packaging
8 16 (40.00%) TOGAF
9 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
10 14 (35.00%) Windows
10 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
11 13 (32.50%) VMware
12 12 (30.00%) Unified Communications
12 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
13 9 (22.50%) Firewall
13 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (20.00%) Office 365
15 7 (17.50%) Migration
16 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
16 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
16 6 (15.00%) Project Management
16 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
16 6 (15.00%) Windows XP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 31 (77.50%) MS Exchange
2 18 (45.00%) Office Communications Server
3 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.50%) IIS
8 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) Unified Communications
2 9 (22.50%) Firewall
3 5 (12.50%) VoIP
3 5 (12.50%) WAN
4 4 (10.00%) DNS
4 4 (10.00%) LAN
5 3 (7.50%) MPLS
5 3 (7.50%) DHCP
6 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.00%) SAN
7 1 (2.50%) VPN
7 1 (2.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Law
2 3 (7.50%) Back Office
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Analyst
2 15 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 12 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Network Support
7 1 (2.50%) Messaging Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Communications Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Office 365 Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.00%) CGI
3 1 (2.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) GIS
4 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) ITIL
2 16 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (17.50%) Migration
4 6 (15.00%) Project Management
5 5 (12.50%) Service Management
5 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.50%) Document Management
6 3 (7.50%) Communications Security
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) Business Development
7 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.00%) ITSM
7 2 (5.00%) Identity Management
7 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.50%) CRM
8 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.50%) MOF
8 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) CCIE
5 1 (2.50%) CCNP
5 1 (2.50%) CCNA
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
1 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (12.50%) XenApp
4 5 (12.50%) vSphere
5 4 (10.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (7.50%) Terminal Services
6 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
7 2 (5.00%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (50.00%) SCCM
2 18 (45.00%) SCOM
3 3 (7.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (7.50%) NetBackup
3 3 (7.50%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.50%) Puppet
5 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.50%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 37 (92.50%) Microsoft
2 23 (57.50%) Citrix
3 13 (32.50%) VMware
4 4 (10.00%) Avaya
4 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.50%) Symantec
6 2 (5.00%) McAfee
6 2 (5.00%) Dell
6 2 (5.00%) Computacenter
7 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.50%) SAP
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
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