The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 56 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Lync 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.07% 1.76% 1.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.17% 8.33% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Lync
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
96 72 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 25.60% 21.11% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 79 57 51
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,950 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Lync
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Lync Salary Trend in Devon

Lync
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Devon region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Devon

Lync
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Devon region over the 3 months to 7 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
Exeter -18 3 £35,000 +12.00%
Lync
South West

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
2 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (91.67%) MCITP
3 21 (87.50%) Avaya
3 21 (87.50%) Cisco
4 19 (79.17%) MS Exchange
4 19 (79.17%) LAN
4 19 (79.17%) WLAN
4 19 (79.17%) WAN
5 18 (75.00%) Windows
6 16 (66.67%) TCP/IP
6 16 (66.67%) Migration
6 16 (66.67%) SCCM
7 15 (62.50%) VMware
7 15 (62.50%) vSphere
7 15 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (58.33%) Project Management
8 14 (58.33%) HP
8 14 (58.33%) Dell
8 14 (58.33%) SSL
8 14 (58.33%) IBM
8 14 (58.33%) IIS
9 3 (12.50%) Office 365
10 2 (8.33%) MS Project
10 2 (8.33%) MCSA
10 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
10 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
11 1 (4.17%) Firewall

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 19 (79.17%) MS Exchange
2 14 (58.33%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) LAN
1 19 (79.17%) WLAN
1 19 (79.17%) WAN
2 16 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 14 (58.33%) SSL
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Specialist
2 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Migration
2 14 (58.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 22 (91.67%) MCITP
2 15 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (62.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
2 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 21 (87.50%) Avaya
3 15 (62.50%) VMware
4 14 (58.33%) IBM
4 14 (58.33%) HP
4 14 (58.33%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) Veeam