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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 65 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Lync 4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.69% 1.18% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.31% 11.76% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £51,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -12.62%
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
121 51 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 20.75% 10.06% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 94 39 58
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,700 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £50,000 £42,536
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 July 2015. 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
Derby - 4 £51,500 -
Lync
East Midlands

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Office 365
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 2 (18.18%) MCSE
6 2 (18.18%) MCSA
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) Mitel
6 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (18.18%) Skype
6 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Android

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
1 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
1 2 (18.18%) Skype
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Field Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Voice Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Sales Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
1 1 (9.09%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
1 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (9.09%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Mitel
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Siemens
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco