The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 98 120 121
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Permanent jobs citing Lync 9 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.62% 0.057% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.72% 0.32% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +52.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £65,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Lync
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
242 317 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.60% 17.98% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 218 257 286
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,780 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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

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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 1 July 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) HP
2 13 (54.17%) VMware
3 12 (50.00%) Veeam
3 12 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 11 (45.83%) Citrix
4 11 (45.83%) SAN
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (29.17%) Office 365
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (20.83%) DNS
8 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
8 5 (20.83%) C#
8 5 (20.83%) SQL
8 5 (20.83%) .NET
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (12.50%) Firewall
10 3 (12.50%) MVC
10 3 (12.50%) Project Management
10 3 (12.50%) VPN
10 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
10 3 (12.50%) Dell
10 3 (12.50%) DHCP
10 3 (12.50%) Skype
11 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 2 (8.33%) IIS
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (29.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) Skype
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) DHCP
3 3 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (8.33%) SMTP
4 2 (8.33%) SNMP
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Support Engineer
1 11 (45.83%) 3rd Line Support
1 11 (45.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
1 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.33%) SAML
2 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (8.33%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) Replication
1 2 (8.33%) SecurID
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Project Management
2 3 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) Product Management
3 2 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) C#
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) VBScript
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCITP
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) HP
1 13 (54.17%) VMware
2 12 (50.00%) Veeam
2 12 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 11 (45.83%) Citrix
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
Cambridge
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car + Pension
Posted: 19 days ago