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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 58 85 68
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Permanent jobs citing Lync 22 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.05% 0.36% 1.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.17% 1.81% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 2
Average salary £31,000 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.73% +8.57%
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 Dorset region.

Application Platforms Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
167 166 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.13% 20.00% 21.25%
Number of salaries quoted 134 140 114
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 4 September 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
Bournemouth +26 22 £31,000 -3.12% 1
Lync
South West

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 29 (69.05%) MS Exchange
3 28 (66.67%) Migration
3 28 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (61.90%) Windows
5 23 (54.76%) Citrix
5 23 (54.76%) VMware
5 23 (54.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (54.76%) XenApp
6 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
7 20 (47.62%) Data Centre
8 19 (45.24%) Hyper-V
9 17 (40.48%) SCCM
10 16 (38.10%) Windows 7
11 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
12 14 (33.33%) Service Delivery
12 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
13 13 (30.95%) vSphere
13 13 (30.95%) XenServer
14 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
14 12 (28.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 12 (28.57%) MobileIron
14 12 (28.57%) MS Office
14 12 (28.57%) VPN
14 12 (28.57%) Symantec
15 10 (23.81%) B2B
15 10 (23.81%) Marketing
15 10 (23.81%) Business Development

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 29 (69.05%) MS Exchange
2 28 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 12 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Office 365
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) VPN
2 9 (21.43%) LAN
2 9 (21.43%) Firewall
2 9 (21.43%) IPsec
2 9 (21.43%) VLAN
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (23.81%) Marketing
2 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Account Manager
1 10 (23.81%) Senior Manager
1 10 (23.81%) Senior Account Manager
2 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Service Desk Technician
5 4 (9.52%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support Technician
6 3 (7.14%) Desktop Technician
6 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.14%) Support Technician
6 3 (7.14%) Remote Desktop Support
7 2 (4.76%) Exchange Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) Life Science
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Windows
2 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (38.10%) Windows 7
5 9 (21.43%) Mac OS
6 4 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.14%) Android
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Migration
2 14 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 10 (23.81%) B2B
3 10 (23.81%) Business Development
4 8 (19.05%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.14%) Time Management
6 3 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.38%) Project Management
7 1 (2.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) MCSE
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.52%) MCSA
3 4 (9.52%) MCITP
3 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) MCP
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 23 (54.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (54.76%) XenApp
3 19 (45.24%) Hyper-V
4 13 (30.95%) XenServer
4 13 (30.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (40.48%) SCCM
2 12 (28.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (9.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Citrix
1 23 (54.76%) VMware
2 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) MobileIron
3 12 (28.57%) Symantec
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco
4 3 (7.14%) Avaya
4 3 (7.14%) Reuters
4 3 (7.14%) Bloomberg
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago