The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 56 39 62
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +23
Permanent jobs citing Lync 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.86% 2.32% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.35% 13.24% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
Lync
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
63 68 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 13.52% 17.53% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 52 60 49
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Lync
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Lync Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Lync
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chesterfield -2 4 - -
Lync
East Midlands

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (41.67%) Middleware
4 5 (41.67%) Service Management
4 5 (41.67%) Wireless
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
4 5 (41.67%) IBM
4 5 (41.67%) Broadband
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 5 (41.67%) VoIP
4 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) AIX
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) UNIX
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (41.67%) DataPower
4 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (33.33%) Office 365
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) MS Office
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (8.33%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (8.33%) Quickr
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Wireless
1 5 (41.67%) Broadband
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) VoIP
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) DataPower
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) AIX
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCTS
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Lotus