The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 63 59 66
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Lync 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.92% 0.51% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.12% 2.35% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
Lync
West Sussex

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

Application Platforms Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
97 85 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 22.40% 21.46% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 89 74 67
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Lync
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Lync Salary Trend in Crawley

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 19 (86.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
5 17 (77.27%) VMware
6 16 (72.73%) DNS
6 16 (72.73%) MS Exchange
6 16 (72.73%) SCCM
6 16 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (68.18%) Citrix
8 13 (59.09%) Cisco
8 13 (59.09%) SAN
8 13 (59.09%) Dell
8 13 (59.09%) WAN
8 13 (59.09%) DHCP
8 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
8 13 (59.09%) Clustering
8 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (59.09%) Firewall
8 13 (59.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 13 (59.09%) Load Balancing
8 13 (59.09%) High Availability
8 13 (59.09%) Dell Compellent
9 12 (54.55%) Patch Management
9 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
10 11 (50.00%) VMware ESX
10 11 (50.00%) NAS
11 9 (40.91%) Release Management
11 9 (40.91%) Lumension

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 16 (72.73%) MS Exchange
1 16 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (59.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (40.91%) IIS
4 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) DNS
2 13 (59.09%) WAN
2 13 (59.09%) DHCP
2 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
2 13 (59.09%) SAN
2 13 (59.09%) Firewall
3 11 (50.00%) NAS
4 9 (40.91%) LAN
5 5 (22.73%) Unified Communications
6 4 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (18.18%) VLAN
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (18.18%) DEFINITY
7 1 (4.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (13.64%) Back Office
1 3 (13.64%) Law
1 3 (13.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Support
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
1 9 (40.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Clustering
2 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 19 (86.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (59.09%) Load Balancing
1 13 (59.09%) High Availability
2 12 (54.55%) Patch Management
3 9 (40.91%) Release Management
3 9 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (40.91%) Business Continuity
4 7 (31.82%) Performance Management
4 7 (31.82%) Data Centre Operations
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (27.27%) Project Management
6 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) CRM
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
8 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.09%) Service Management
8 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 9 (40.91%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (18.18%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
7 2 (9.09%) XenApp
7 2 (9.09%) vSphere
7 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (72.73%) SCCM
2 9 (40.91%) ARCserve
2 9 (40.91%) WSUS
2 9 (40.91%) SCSM
3 6 (27.27%) SCOM
4 4 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 17 (77.27%) VMware
3 15 (68.18%) Citrix
4 13 (59.09%) Cisco
4 13 (59.09%) Dell
4 13 (59.09%) Dell Compellent
5 9 (40.91%) Sophos
5 9 (40.91%) Lumension
6 7 (31.82%) SolarWinds
7 4 (18.18%) Meraki
7 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
7 4 (18.18%) Avaya
7 4 (18.18%) Symantec
8 2 (9.09%) Brocade
8 2 (9.09%) HP