The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 44 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 33 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.80% 1.36% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.49% 5.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 33 8 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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 Dorset region.

Application Platforms Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
213 151 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 30.96% 22.88% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 191 131 142
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Lync
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Lync Salary Trend in Dorset

Lync
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Dorset

Lync
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Poole +12 29 £50,000 +9.28% 1
Bournemouth - 2 £34,250 -
Lync
South West

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 35 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 34 (97.14%) Microsoft
3 31 (88.57%) Citrix
3 31 (88.57%) VMware
3 31 (88.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (85.71%) XenDesktop
4 30 (85.71%) Windows
5 29 (82.86%) Project Management
5 29 (82.86%) AppSense
5 29 (82.86%) SAN
5 29 (82.86%) MCSE
5 29 (82.86%) CCA
5 29 (82.86%) Citrix Certification
5 29 (82.86%) CCEA
5 29 (82.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (82.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 29 (82.86%) vSphere
5 29 (82.86%) CCEE
6 28 (80.00%) NetScaler
6 28 (80.00%) EMC
7 17 (48.57%) XenApp
8 16 (45.71%) VMware ESX
8 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
9 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (37.14%) LAN
10 12 (34.29%) WAN
10 12 (34.29%) MCP
10 12 (34.29%) MCSA
10 12 (34.29%) VCP4

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 35 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (82.86%) SAN
2 28 (80.00%) NetScaler
3 13 (37.14%) LAN
4 12 (34.29%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) Firewall
5 1 (2.86%) IPsec
5 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Consultant
2 33 (94.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 17 (48.57%) Senior Consultant
3 17 (48.57%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Engineer
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Project Management
2 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 29 (82.86%) CCA
1 29 (82.86%) Citrix Certification
1 29 (82.86%) CCEA
1 29 (82.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 29 (82.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 29 (82.86%) MCSE
1 29 (82.86%) CCEE
2 12 (34.29%) VCP5
2 12 (34.29%) MCSA
2 12 (34.29%) VCP4
2 12 (34.29%) MCP
System Software
1 31 (88.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (85.71%) XenDesktop
3 29 (82.86%) vSphere
4 17 (48.57%) XenApp
5 16 (45.71%) VMware ESX
6 12 (34.29%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
8 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Microsoft
2 31 (88.57%) Citrix
2 31 (88.57%) VMware
3 29 (82.86%) AppSense
4 28 (80.00%) EMC
5 7 (20.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.86%) Veeam
Poole
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + profit share scheme + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago