The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank - 23 14
Permanent jobs citing Lync 0 1 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly - 1.72% 35.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 5.88% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 26
Average salary - £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
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 Caerphilly region.

Application Platforms Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2 17 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 5.41% 29.31% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 45
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

Lync
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

Lync Salary Trend in Caerphilly

Lync
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) GxP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) IT Governance

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) IT Governance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GxP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft