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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 111 137 153
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +16
Permanent jobs citing Lync 58 40 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.83% 1.11% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.90% 5.96% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 45 34 6
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +9.19%
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
652 671 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.52% 18.70% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 574 549 503
Average salary £38,800 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.77% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +34 33 £23,500 -53.00% 2
Leicestershire +16 10 £43,066 +1.33%
Northamptonshire 0 10 £40,000 -5.88%
Derbyshire +9 5 £44,250 -11.50% 1
Lincolnshire +9 2 £30,000 -40.00%
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 73 (93.59%) Microsoft
2 46 (58.97%) Active Directory
3 45 (57.69%) Windows
4 31 (39.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (37.18%) SharePoint
6 26 (33.33%) Internet
7 24 (30.77%) ITIL
8 22 (28.21%) MS Excel
8 22 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (28.21%) Office 365
9 21 (26.92%) MS Office
10 20 (25.64%) MS Exchange
10 20 (25.64%) VMware
11 16 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (20.51%) Unified Communications
11 16 (20.51%) Windows 8
11 16 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (20.51%) UNIX
11 16 (20.51%) Windows XP
11 16 (20.51%) TCP/IP
11 16 (20.51%) Linux
12 15 (19.23%) Apache
12 15 (19.23%) Tomcat
12 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
12 15 (19.23%) ADSL
12 15 (19.23%) Broadband
12 15 (19.23%) EMC
13 14 (17.95%) Oracle
13 14 (17.95%) Solaris
13 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 29 (37.18%) SharePoint
2 20 (25.64%) MS Exchange
3 15 (19.23%) Apache
3 15 (19.23%) Tomcat
4 11 (14.10%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (6.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (2.56%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.28%) IIS
9 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (28.21%) MS Excel
2 21 (26.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (28.21%) Office 365
2 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (33.33%) Internet
2 16 (20.51%) TCP/IP
2 16 (20.51%) Unified Communications
3 15 (19.23%) ADSL
3 15 (19.23%) Broadband
4 11 (14.10%) Extranet
4 11 (14.10%) Intranet
5 8 (10.26%) VoIP
6 6 (7.69%) WAN
6 6 (7.69%) LAN
6 6 (7.69%) SAN
6 6 (7.69%) PABX
7 3 (3.85%) DNS
7 3 (3.85%) PBX
8 2 (2.56%) Firewall
9 1 (1.28%) Wireless
9 1 (1.28%) Network Security
9 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.28%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.28%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.28%) DTS
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Billing
3 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (24.36%) Support Technician
2 17 (21.79%) IT Support
3 16 (20.51%) Consultant
4 14 (17.95%) IT Support Technician
5 10 (12.82%) UNIX Support
6 9 (11.54%) Linux Support
6 9 (11.54%) Analyst
6 9 (11.54%) Technical Consultant
6 9 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (8.97%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Support Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Service Desk Manager
9 5 (6.41%) Service Manager
10 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (5.13%) Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Consultant
11 3 (3.85%) Applications Consultant
11 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) HTML
1 4 (5.13%) .NET
1 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.85%) jQuery
3 2 (2.56%) WCF
3 2 (2.56%) Silverlight
3 2 (2.56%) CSS
3 2 (2.56%) XML
3 2 (2.56%) XSL
3 2 (2.56%) Ajax
4 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.13%) Replication
3 2 (2.56%) iPhone
3 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.28%) Clustering
4 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (57.69%) Windows
2 31 (39.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (20.51%) Windows 8
3 16 (20.51%) UNIX
3 16 (20.51%) Linux
3 16 (20.51%) Windows XP
3 16 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (17.95%) Solaris
4 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.85%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.56%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.56%) Android
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.77%) ITIL
2 7 (8.97%) Service Management
2 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
2 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
2 7 (8.97%) Coaching
3 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
4 4 (5.13%) Project Management
5 3 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (3.85%) Web Development
6 2 (2.56%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.56%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (2.56%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (2.56%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (2.56%) CRM
6 2 (2.56%) Identity Management
6 2 (2.56%) Migration
6 2 (2.56%) Android Development
6 2 (2.56%) iOS Development
7 1 (1.28%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.69%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) VB
3 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.85%) C#
3 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.28%) VBA
4 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (16.67%) Degree
3 9 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 9 (11.54%) MCP
4 7 (8.97%) MCITP
5 6 (7.69%) MCSE
6 4 (5.13%) MCSA
7 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.56%) MCTS
9 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.28%) CCNA
9 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.13%) Terminal Services
5 3 (3.85%) vSphere
6 2 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.28%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (17.95%) SCCM
2 4 (5.13%) SCOM
3 2 (2.56%) WSUS
4 1 (1.28%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.28%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 73 (93.59%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.64%) VMware
3 15 (19.23%) EMC
4 14 (17.95%) Oracle
5 8 (10.26%) Avaya
6 6 (7.69%) Cisco
7 5 (6.41%) HP
7 5 (6.41%) Citrix
8 3 (3.85%) NetApp
8 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.56%) Mitel
9 2 (2.56%) Open-E
10 1 (1.28%) Brocade
10 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.28%) Polycom
10 1 (1.28%) MobileIron
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