The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 17 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 3.39% 2.00% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.00% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £33,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.45%
Lync
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

Application Platforms Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 13.56% 14.00% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Lync
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Lync Salary Trend in Dunstable

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) CommVault
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) AppSense
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Wintel Support
1 2 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) CCA
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) CommVault
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) AppSense
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk