The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 119 125 119
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Lync 7 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.35% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.69% 1.19% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £27,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £36,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +6.89%
Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
414 421 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 20.41% 22.84% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 351 359 340
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Lync
South West

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 16 April 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Bristol

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) MS Exchange
3 12 (63.16%) Hyper-V
3 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (52.63%) SCCM
5 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
6 9 (47.37%) Windows
6 9 (47.37%) Unified Communications
7 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
10 4 (21.05%) MCSE
11 3 (15.79%) ITIL
11 3 (15.79%) Polycom
11 3 (15.79%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (15.79%) MCITP
12 2 (10.53%) Degree
12 2 (10.53%) FMCG
12 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (10.53%) SCOM
12 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
12 2 (10.53%) MOM
12 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
12 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (10.53%) VMware

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 14 (73.68%) MS Exchange
2 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
5 3 (15.79%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (10.53%) FMCG
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
2 2 (10.53%) Network Design
2 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
2 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.26%) Web Development
3 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (21.05%) MCSE
3 3 (15.79%) MCITP
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) MCSA
5 1 (5.26%) MCT
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Hyper-V
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Polycom
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
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