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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 109 115 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 24 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.24% 0.70% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.92% 3.46% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 7
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £42,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -10.52%
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
488 405 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 25.12% 20.27% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 437 352 282
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 £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £52,500
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 26 May 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Bristol

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 41 (93.18%) Microsoft
2 34 (77.27%) MS Exchange
3 25 (56.82%) Active Directory
4 24 (54.55%) Citrix
5 22 (50.00%) SCCM
6 20 (45.45%) SCOM
6 20 (45.45%) Office Communications Server
6 20 (45.45%) ITIL
7 19 (43.18%) Application Packaging
8 14 (31.82%) SQL
8 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
9 13 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (29.55%) TOGAF
9 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
10 12 (27.27%) Windows
10 12 (27.27%) Unified Communications
11 11 (25.00%) VMware
12 10 (22.73%) Finance
12 10 (22.73%) Office 365
12 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
12 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
12 10 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
14 8 (18.18%) Back Office
14 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (18.18%) Project Management
14 8 (18.18%) vSphere
14 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (18.18%) Document Management

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 34 (77.27%) MS Exchange
2 20 (45.45%) Office Communications Server
3 13 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.27%) IIS
8 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) Unified Communications
2 7 (15.91%) Firewall
3 6 (13.64%) DNS
3 6 (13.64%) DHCP
4 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.55%) VoIP
5 2 (4.55%) SAN
6 1 (2.27%) Skype
6 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Back Office
3 2 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Analyst
2 18 (40.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.27%) Messaging Specialist
6 1 (2.27%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.27%) Communications Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Engagement Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.27%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.55%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Clustering
2 2 (4.55%) GIS
2 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.36%) Windows 8
4 5 (11.36%) Windows 2000
4 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Vista
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) ITIL
2 13 (29.55%) TOGAF
3 10 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (18.18%) Project Management
4 8 (18.18%) Document Management
5 7 (15.91%) Migration
6 6 (13.64%) Service Management
7 5 (11.36%) Identity Management
8 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.55%) CRM
9 2 (4.55%) ITSM
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (4.55%) Business Development
9 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.27%) Data Protection
10 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.27%) Change Control
10 1 (2.27%) DevOps
10 1 (2.27%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
1 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) C#
2 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) CCIE
3 1 (2.27%) CCNP
3 1 (2.27%) CCNA
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (56.82%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.18%) vSphere
4 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.36%) VMware ESX
5 4 (9.09%) XenApp
5 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.55%) VMware Server
6 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.27%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 22 (50.00%) SCCM
2 20 (45.45%) SCOM
3 5 (11.36%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (11.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (11.36%) NetBackup
3 5 (11.36%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.27%) Puppet
4 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (93.18%) Microsoft
2 24 (54.55%) Citrix
3 11 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (11.36%) Symantec
4 5 (11.36%) McAfee
5 2 (4.55%) Dell
5 2 (4.55%) Computacenter
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.27%) Avaya
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.27%) Mitel
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 25 days ago