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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 55 44 73
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +29
Permanent jobs citing Lync 12 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.88% 2.64% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.41% 9.09% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 4
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
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
162 121 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 38.94% 29.02% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 143 99 92
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 April 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (92.86%) DNS
3 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 12 (85.71%) VMware
3 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (78.57%) WAN
4 11 (78.57%) DHCP
4 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
4 11 (78.57%) Cisco
4 11 (78.57%) Dell
4 11 (78.57%) Citrix
4 11 (78.57%) SAN
4 11 (78.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (78.57%) Firewall
4 11 (78.57%) Clustering
4 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (78.57%) Load Balancing
4 11 (78.57%) SCCM
4 11 (78.57%) High Availability
5 10 (71.43%) .NET
5 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
5 10 (71.43%) IIS
5 10 (71.43%) Web Services
5 10 (71.43%) LAN
5 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 10 (71.43%) ARCserve
5 10 (71.43%) Sophos
5 10 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 11 (78.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (71.43%) IIS
3 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) DNS
2 11 (78.57%) WAN
2 11 (78.57%) DHCP
2 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
2 11 (78.57%) SAN
2 11 (78.57%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) LAN
4 7 (50.00%) NAS
5 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
6 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (7.14%) VLAN
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.14%) DEFINITY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (71.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) Load Balancing
1 11 (78.57%) High Availability
2 10 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (71.43%) Business Continuity
2 10 (71.43%) Release Management
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Management
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) SCCM
2 10 (71.43%) ARCserve
2 10 (71.43%) WSUS
2 10 (71.43%) SCSM
3 5 (35.71%) SCOM
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) Dell
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) Sophos
3 10 (71.43%) Lumension
4 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
5 4 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) Brocade
6 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
6 1 (7.14%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) Meraki