The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 165 145 152
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs citing Lync 18 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.47% 0.83% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.54% 4.41% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 14
Average salary £21,500 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.80% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
Lync
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
709 703 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.34% 18.89% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 591 549 519
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Lync
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Lync Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Lync
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Lync
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 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
Nottinghamshire -14 11 £21,500 -48.80%
Leicestershire +5 4 - - 1
Derbyshire -20 2 - -
Northamptonshire +2 1 £47,500 -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 51 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (51.67%) SharePoint
3 28 (46.67%) Windows
3 28 (46.67%) SCCM
4 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 22 (36.67%) VoIP
5 22 (36.67%) Active Directory
5 22 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (30.00%) Unified Communications
7 18 (30.00%) VMware
8 17 (28.33%) MS Exchange
8 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
8 17 (28.33%) Office 365
8 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (25.00%) Firewall
10 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (21.67%) Hyper-V
11 13 (21.67%) SAN
11 13 (21.67%) PBX
12 11 (18.33%) DNS
12 11 (18.33%) MCSE
12 11 (18.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (16.67%) MS Office
13 10 (16.67%) DHCP
13 10 (16.67%) NAS
14 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 31 (51.67%) SharePoint
2 17 (28.33%) MS Exchange
3 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.33%) Office 365
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (36.67%) VoIP
2 18 (30.00%) Unified Communications
3 15 (25.00%) Firewall
4 13 (21.67%) SAN
4 13 (21.67%) PBX
5 11 (18.33%) DNS
6 10 (16.67%) DHCP
6 10 (16.67%) NAS
7 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (10.00%) Skype
9 3 (5.00%) WAN
9 3 (5.00%) Intranet
9 3 (5.00%) IP Telephony
10 2 (3.33%) VLAN
10 2 (3.33%) DMZ
10 2 (3.33%) PSTN
11 1 (1.67%) LAN
11 1 (1.67%) Internet
11 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.67%) Hudson
General
1 7 (11.67%) Law
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Billing
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (16.67%) Analyst
2 9 (15.00%) Service Manager
2 9 (15.00%) Technical Manager
2 9 (15.00%) Technical Services Manager
3 8 (13.33%) Support Technician
4 7 (11.67%) Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Office 365 Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Unified Communications Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) ICT Technician
7 3 (5.00%) Communications Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Unified Communications Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Unified Communications Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Information Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) IT Support
8 2 (3.33%) Voice Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Information Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) HTML
1 7 (11.67%) .NET
2 6 (10.00%) ISPF
3 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.33%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.33%) GIS
3 2 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.67%) Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) PKI
4 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (46.67%) Windows
2 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.67%) Android
5 1 (1.67%) Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (15.00%) ITIL
3 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 5 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.00%) Data Security
6 3 (5.00%) Migration
6 3 (5.00%) BCP
6 3 (5.00%) Service Management
6 3 (5.00%) Data Management
6 3 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (3.33%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.33%) Information Security
7 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.33%) Business Transformation
7 2 (3.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) VB
3 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.33%) MCSE
3 8 (13.33%) MCSA
4 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.67%) Degree
5 4 (6.67%) CCNP
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.00%) MCITP
6 3 (5.00%) VCP5
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 22 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (21.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (1.67%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.67%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 28 (46.67%) SCCM
2 3 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.33%) SCOM
4 1 (1.67%) SCSM
4 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (30.00%) VMware
3 8 (13.33%) Cisco
4 4 (6.67%) Avaya
5 3 (5.00%) Citrix
5 3 (5.00%) Mitel
5 3 (5.00%) Polycom
5 3 (5.00%) MobileIron
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (1.67%) SAP
7 1 (1.67%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.67%) Siemens
7 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
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