The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Crawley region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 48 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 12 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.50% 0.63% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.43% 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +6.89%
Application Platforms Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
115 124 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 23.96% 19.38% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 94 102 139
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Lync
West Sussex

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
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Crawley

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) MS Exchange
4 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
5 10 (62.50%) Citrix
5 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (43.75%) VMware
8 6 (37.50%) SQL
8 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 6 (37.50%) Cisco
8 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (25.00%) MCSE
9 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 4 (25.00%) DTS
9 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
9 4 (25.00%) Migration
9 4 (25.00%) Replication
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (25.00%) XenApp
9 4 (25.00%) vSphere
9 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 13 (81.25%) MS Exchange
2 10 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) FTP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (25.00%) DTS
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) IT Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Deskside Support
4 1 (6.25%) Deskside Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (25.00%) MCSE
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (25.00%) XenApp
2 4 (25.00%) vSphere
2 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) WSUS
2 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Citrix
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec