The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 137 115 143
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +28
Permanent jobs citing Lync 6 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 0.84% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.54% 5.50% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 9
Average salary £31,250 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £58,800 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Lync
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
389 327 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.45% 15.25% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 330 245 414
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £55,000 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Lync
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Lync Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Lync
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Lync
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 6 £31,250 -28.57%
Lync
East of England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
3 13 (56.52%) Office 365
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
4 12 (52.17%) MS Office
5 11 (47.83%) SharePoint
6 8 (34.78%) SaaS
6 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (30.43%) Service Management
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (21.74%) Firewall
9 5 (21.74%) VPN
9 5 (21.74%) Atlassian
9 5 (21.74%) ITIL
9 5 (21.74%) Linux
9 5 (21.74%) Line Management
9 5 (21.74%) Publishing
9 5 (21.74%) Degree
10 4 (17.39%) MCITP
10 4 (17.39%) MCSE
10 4 (17.39%) Migration
10 4 (17.39%) VMware
10 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
11 3 (13.04%) VoIP
11 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (13.04%) Network Management
11 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
11 3 (13.04%) UNIX
11 3 (13.04%) Android

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 11 (47.83%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Office 365
2 8 (34.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) VPN
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (13.04%) VoIP
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) DHCP
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (21.74%) Publishing
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Applications Manager
2 5 (21.74%) IT Support
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) IT Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Computer Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Exchange Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.04%) Android
5 3 (13.04%) UNIX
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Service Management
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Line Management
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
4 3 (13.04%) Network Management
4 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) MCITP
3 4 (17.39%) MCSE
4 3 (13.04%) MCTS
5 2 (8.70%) MCP
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Atlassian
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) Dell
5 2 (8.70%) Avaya
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