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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Lync
Rank 71 77 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Lync 23 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.80% 2.12% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.70% 6.78% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 7
Average salary £28,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £37,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
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
215 236 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 26.22% 31.30% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 176 220 116
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 23 £28,500 -34.48% 1
Lync
South West

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 42 (80.77%) Windows
1 42 (80.77%) Citrix
1 42 (80.77%) VMware
1 42 (80.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (78.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 41 (78.85%) Active Directory
2 41 (78.85%) MS Exchange
2 41 (78.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (76.92%) Mac OS
3 40 (76.92%) XenApp
3 40 (76.92%) Windows 7
3 40 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (76.92%) LAN
3 40 (76.92%) VPN
3 40 (76.92%) MS Office
3 40 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 40 (76.92%) VLAN
3 40 (76.92%) Firewall
3 40 (76.92%) IPsec
3 40 (76.92%) Migration
4 39 (75.00%) Data Centre
5 21 (40.38%) MS Excel
6 10 (19.23%) B2B
6 10 (19.23%) Marketing
6 10 (19.23%) Business Development
7 8 (15.38%) OSPF
7 8 (15.38%) BGP
8 5 (9.62%) Driving Licence
9 2 (3.85%) Office 365
9 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 41 (78.85%) MS Exchange
2 40 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2007
2 40 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 40 (76.92%) MS Office
2 21 (40.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 40 (76.92%) Firewall
1 40 (76.92%) IPsec
1 40 (76.92%) LAN
1 40 (76.92%) VLAN
1 40 (76.92%) VPN
2 8 (15.38%) BGP
2 8 (15.38%) OSPF
3 1 (1.92%) SAN
3 1 (1.92%) Skype
General
1 10 (19.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Service Desk Engineer
2 14 (26.92%) IT Engineer
2 14 (26.92%) Senior IT Engineer
3 13 (25.00%) Service Desk Technician
4 12 (23.08%) IT Technician
5 10 (19.23%) Account Manager
5 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (19.23%) IT Manager
5 10 (19.23%) Senior Account Manager
5 10 (19.23%) Senior IT Manager
5 10 (19.23%) Senior Manager
6 9 (17.31%) Network Engineer
6 9 (17.31%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 39 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 42 (80.77%) Windows
2 41 (78.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 41 (78.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (76.92%) Mac OS
3 40 (76.92%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (76.92%) Migration
2 10 (19.23%) B2B
2 10 (19.23%) Business Development
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL
3 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
System Software
1 42 (80.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (78.85%) Active Directory
3 40 (76.92%) XenApp
4 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 42 (80.77%) Citrix
1 42 (80.77%) VMware
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
Dorset
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + package + pension + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago