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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 57 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.24% 5.16% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.25% 25.58% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 1
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
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
80 86 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 19.56% 20.19% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 68 77 38
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) MCITP
2 9 (90.00%) SCCM
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Avaya
2 9 (90.00%) Migration
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) WLAN
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (80.00%) vSphere
4 7 (70.00%) SSL
4 7 (70.00%) Project Management
4 7 (70.00%) IIS
4 7 (70.00%) IBM
4 7 (70.00%) HP
4 7 (70.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) MS Project
6 1 (10.00%) MCP
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (70.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) LAN
1 9 (90.00%) WLAN
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
1 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (70.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 1 (10.00%) Consultant
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Migration
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) MCITP
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Avaya
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) HP
3 7 (70.00%) Dell
3 7 (70.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam