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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 54 47 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Permanent jobs citing Lync 9 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.34% 2.62% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.12% 7.75% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 3
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
147 129 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 38.28% 33.86% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 133 104 80
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 6 March 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) SCCM
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (90.00%) High Availability
2 9 (90.00%) Dell
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) DHCP
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 9 (90.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (90.00%) Clustering
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (80.00%) Business Continuity
3 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 8 (80.00%) Sophos
3 8 (80.00%) ARCserve
3 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) IIS
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 9 (90.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (80.00%) IIS
3 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
1 9 (90.00%) DHCP
1 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (90.00%) DNS
1 9 (90.00%) SAN
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) NAS
4 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (10.00%) DEFINITY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Load Balancing
1 9 (90.00%) High Availability
2 8 (80.00%) Release Management
2 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (80.00%) Business Continuity
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) SCCM
2 8 (80.00%) ARCserve
2 8 (80.00%) WSUS
2 8 (80.00%) SCSM
3 5 (50.00%) SCOM
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Dell
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Sophos
2 8 (80.00%) Lumension
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Brocade
4 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) Meraki
5 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (10.00%) Avaya
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec