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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 119 101 112
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Permanent jobs citing Lync 21 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.09% 1.10% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.83% 5.43% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 7
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,900 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
549 387 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.40% 20.34% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 479 321 255
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £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 7 July 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Bristol

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 44 (93.62%) Microsoft
2 37 (78.72%) MS Exchange
3 26 (55.32%) Active Directory
4 25 (53.19%) Citrix
5 24 (51.06%) ITIL
6 23 (48.94%) SCCM
7 21 (44.68%) SCOM
7 21 (44.68%) Office Communications Server
8 20 (42.55%) Application Packaging
8 20 (42.55%) SQL
9 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
9 16 (34.04%) TOGAF
10 15 (31.91%) Windows
10 15 (31.91%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (29.79%) MS Excel
11 14 (29.79%) VMware
12 13 (27.66%) Unified Communications
13 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (23.40%) PowerShell
13 11 (23.40%) Firewall
13 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (21.28%) Office 365
15 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
15 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
15 8 (17.02%) vSphere
15 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2003
15 8 (17.02%) Windows XP
16 7 (14.89%) DNS
16 7 (14.89%) Project Management

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 37 (78.72%) MS Exchange
2 21 (44.68%) Office Communications Server
3 15 (31.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
5 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.13%) IIS
8 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (29.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) Unified Communications
2 11 (23.40%) Firewall
3 7 (14.89%) DNS
4 6 (12.77%) DHCP
5 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.51%) VoIP
6 4 (8.51%) WAN
7 3 (6.38%) LAN
8 2 (4.26%) SAN
8 2 (4.26%) MPLS
9 1 (2.13%) VPN
9 1 (2.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Back Office
3 4 (8.51%) Law
4 2 (4.26%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Analyst
2 18 (38.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 15 (31.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Network Support
8 1 (2.13%) Messaging Specialist
8 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Communications Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Engagement Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.26%) CGI
3 1 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Clustering
2 2 (4.26%) GIS
2 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) DTV
3 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (17.02%) Windows XP
5 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Vista
6 5 (10.64%) Windows 2000
6 5 (10.64%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) ITIL
2 16 (34.04%) TOGAF
3 7 (14.89%) Project Management
3 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (12.77%) Migration
5 5 (10.64%) Identity Management
5 5 (10.64%) Service Management
5 5 (10.64%) Document Management
6 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.26%) CRM
7 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.26%) ITSM
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Business Development
7 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.26%) Communications Security
8 1 (2.13%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.13%) DevOps
8 1 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.13%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
1 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.13%) MCITP
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) CCIE
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) CCNA
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
1 3 (6.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (55.32%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.02%) vSphere
4 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.64%) VMware ESX
5 4 (8.51%) XenApp
5 4 (8.51%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.26%) VMware Server
6 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.13%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 23 (48.94%) SCCM
2 21 (44.68%) SCOM
3 5 (10.64%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (10.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (10.64%) NetBackup
3 5 (10.64%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.13%) Puppet
4 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (93.62%) Microsoft
2 25 (53.19%) Citrix
3 14 (29.79%) VMware
4 5 (10.64%) Symantec
4 5 (10.64%) McAfee
5 3 (6.38%) Avaya
5 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.26%) Computacenter
6 2 (4.26%) Dell
7 1 (2.13%) SAP
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
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