The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 82 70 54
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Lync 3 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.33% 1.18% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.53% 5.84% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £41,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Application Platforms Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
196 154 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 21.59% 20.26% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 164 116 47
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Lync
South West

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Bournemouth - 1 £32,000 -
Poole - 1 £41,000 -
Lync
South West

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) VLAN
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
6 3 (33.33%) vSphere
6 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (33.33%) PABX
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (33.33%) CentOS
6 3 (33.33%) Mac OS
6 3 (33.33%) XenApp
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) MS Office
6 3 (33.33%) UNIX
6 3 (33.33%) LAN
6 3 (33.33%) WAN
6 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco
6 3 (33.33%) HP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) VLAN
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) PABX
2 3 (33.33%) IPsec
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) CentOS
3 3 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) XenApp
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Dell
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) CommVault