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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 151 147 152
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Lync 22 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.60% 0.80% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.40% 4.60% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 12
Average salary £24,000 £43,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.18% -6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £42,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £49,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -10.00%
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
647 652 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.76% 17.42% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 538 525 554
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,123
% change year-on-year
- +2.24%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -8 11 £24,000 -42.85%
Derbyshire -4 5 £51,500 -
Leicestershire +11 4 - - 1
Northamptonshire -1 3 £47,500 -13.63%
Lincolnshire - 1 £32,500 -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 66 (83.54%) Microsoft
2 36 (45.57%) Windows
3 35 (44.30%) SharePoint
4 33 (41.77%) SCCM
5 31 (39.24%) VoIP
6 29 (36.71%) SQL Server
6 29 (36.71%) Active Directory
7 28 (35.44%) VMware
8 25 (31.65%) MS Exchange
8 25 (31.65%) MS Excel
9 24 (30.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (30.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (29.11%) Unified Communications
11 22 (27.85%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (24.05%) Hyper-V
13 19 (24.05%) Office 365
14 18 (22.78%) Firewall
15 17 (21.52%) SAN
16 15 (18.99%) Cisco
16 15 (18.99%) ITIL
17 14 (17.72%) PBX
18 12 (15.19%) DNS
18 12 (15.19%) Avaya
18 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2012
18 12 (15.19%) SharePoint 2013
18 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2008
18 12 (15.19%) Exchange Server 2010
19 11 (13.92%) DHCP
19 11 (13.92%) TCP/IP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 35 (44.30%) SharePoint
2 25 (31.65%) MS Exchange
3 12 (15.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (15.19%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (8.86%) IIS
5 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (5.06%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 25 (31.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (24.05%) Office 365
2 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 31 (39.24%) VoIP
2 23 (29.11%) Unified Communications
3 18 (22.78%) Firewall
4 17 (21.52%) SAN
5 14 (17.72%) PBX
6 12 (15.19%) DNS
7 11 (13.92%) DHCP
7 11 (13.92%) TCP/IP
8 10 (12.66%) NAS
9 8 (10.13%) WAN
10 6 (7.59%) LAN
11 3 (3.80%) Intranet
11 3 (3.80%) Skype
11 3 (3.80%) IP Telephony
11 3 (3.80%) VLAN
12 2 (2.53%) Internet
12 2 (2.53%) SSL
12 2 (2.53%) DMZ
12 2 (2.53%) VPN
12 2 (2.53%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.27%) Hudson
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Law
3 7 (8.86%) Billing
4 5 (6.33%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.53%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (15.19%) Analyst
2 11 (13.92%) Support Technician
3 9 (11.39%) Consultant
3 9 (11.39%) Service Manager
3 9 (11.39%) Technical Manager
3 9 (11.39%) Technical Services Manager
4 8 (10.13%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Communications Manager
5 6 (7.59%) Unified Communications Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.06%) ICT Technician
8 3 (3.80%) IT Support
8 3 (3.80%) Office 365 Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (2.53%) Information Analyst
9 2 (2.53%) IT Support Technician
9 2 (2.53%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 2 (2.53%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) HTML
2 7 (8.86%) .NET
2 7 (8.86%) ISPF
3 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.06%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.53%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.53%) GIS
4 2 (2.53%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.27%) Clustering
5 1 (1.27%) PKI
5 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) BYOD
5 1 (1.27%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 36 (45.57%) Windows
2 24 (30.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.27%) Android
5 1 (1.27%) Linux
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.99%) ITIL
2 11 (13.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (11.39%) Service Delivery
4 7 (8.86%) Business Continuity
5 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (6.33%) Security Architecture
6 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.06%) BCP
7 4 (5.06%) Service Management
7 4 (5.06%) Data Security
7 4 (5.06%) Migration
7 4 (5.06%) Data Management
7 4 (5.06%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (3.80%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.53%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.53%) Business Transformation
9 2 (2.53%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.92%) SQL
2 7 (8.86%) VB
3 2 (2.53%) VBA
3 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.53%) C
3 2 (2.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.39%) MCSE
2 9 (11.39%) Degree
3 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.33%) MCSA
4 5 (6.33%) CCNP
4 5 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.06%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (5.06%) VCP5
6 3 (3.80%) MCITP
6 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (36.71%) Active Directory
2 22 (27.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (24.05%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.59%) vSphere
5 1 (1.27%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.27%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.27%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 33 (41.77%) SCCM
2 6 (7.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.53%) SCOM
4 1 (1.27%) SCSM
4 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (83.54%) Microsoft
2 28 (35.44%) VMware
3 15 (18.99%) Cisco
4 12 (15.19%) Avaya
5 8 (10.13%) Citrix
6 7 (8.86%) Polycom
6 7 (8.86%) MobileIron
7 3 (3.80%) Mitel
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle
9 1 (1.27%) SAP
9 1 (1.27%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.27%) Siemens
9 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago