The first table below looks at the demand for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 117 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.30% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.91% 1.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £56,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
328 298 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.80% 18.12% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 271 279 314
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £32,500 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Lync
Cambridgeshire

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Lync
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Lync Salary Trend in Cambridge

Lync
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 18 (94.74%) SharePoint
2 17 (89.47%) MS Exchange
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
4 15 (78.95%) Windows
5 14 (73.68%) Hyper-V
5 14 (73.68%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (68.42%) MS Office
7 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (52.63%) SCCM
8 10 (52.63%) DNS
9 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (47.37%) DHCP
9 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
9 9 (47.37%) LAN
9 9 (47.37%) NAS
10 8 (42.11%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (42.11%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
10 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (42.11%) Firmware
10 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (42.11%) MCITP
11 7 (36.84%) Validation
11 7 (36.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (36.84%) MCSA
11 7 (36.84%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 7 (36.84%) GAMP
11 7 (36.84%) GCP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 18 (94.74%) SharePoint
2 17 (89.47%) MS Exchange
3 14 (73.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (42.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (21.05%) MS Project Server
6 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (68.42%) MS Office
2 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 9 (47.37%) LAN
2 9 (47.37%) DHCP
2 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
2 9 (47.37%) NAS
3 6 (31.58%) Unified Communications
4 4 (21.05%) IPsec
4 4 (21.05%) SMTP
4 4 (21.05%) Firewall
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Firmware
2 4 (21.05%) Replication
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (36.84%) Validation
3 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Business Development
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (42.11%) MCITP
2 7 (36.84%) MCSA
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 7 (36.84%) GAMP
1 7 (36.84%) GCP
1 7 (36.84%) GMP
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 14 (73.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) SCCM
2 7 (36.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (21.05%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (21.05%) WSUS
3 4 (21.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (21.05%) SCDPM
3 4 (21.05%) Opsview
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Symantec
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
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