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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 149 151 164
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Lync 25 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.69% 0.68% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.55% 3.63% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 5
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £90,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
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
704 606 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.34% 18.76% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 563 550 546
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Northamptonshire -23 8 £47,500 -
Leicestershire +6 7 £34,500 -31.00%
Nottinghamshire -3 6 £46,500 -7.00% 1
Derbyshire -15 4 - -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 65 (87.84%) Microsoft
2 60 (81.08%) Active Directory
3 42 (56.76%) Windows
4 32 (43.24%) MS Excel
4 32 (43.24%) SharePoint
4 32 (43.24%) VMware
4 32 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (41.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (36.49%) Hyper-V
8 25 (33.78%) Office 365
9 23 (31.08%) MS Exchange
10 22 (29.73%) Citrix
11 18 (24.32%) MCSE
11 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (22.97%) XenDesktop
13 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
14 14 (18.92%) SQL
14 14 (18.92%) MS Office
15 13 (17.57%) NetApp
15 13 (17.57%) MCITP
16 12 (16.22%) MCTS
16 12 (16.22%) CCEE
16 12 (16.22%) Unified Communications
16 12 (16.22%) SAN
16 12 (16.22%) Citrix Certification
17 10 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
17 10 (13.51%) .NET
17 10 (13.51%) Wireless

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 32 (43.24%) SharePoint
2 23 (31.08%) MS Exchange
3 10 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (12.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (6.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (6.76%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (6.76%) WebSphere
7 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (2.70%) IIS
8 2 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.35%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.35%) Site Server
9 1 (1.35%) Quickr
Applications
1 32 (43.24%) MS Excel
2 14 (18.92%) MS Office
3 3 (4.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (33.78%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) SAN
1 12 (16.22%) Unified Communications
2 10 (13.51%) Wireless
3 7 (9.46%) Firewall
3 7 (9.46%) LAN
3 7 (9.46%) WAN
4 6 (8.11%) VoIP
5 5 (6.76%) Broadband
5 5 (6.76%) DHCP
5 5 (6.76%) Intranet
5 5 (6.76%) Internet
5 5 (6.76%) Extranet
5 5 (6.76%) DNS
5 5 (6.76%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (5.41%) NAS
6 4 (5.41%) NetScreen
6 4 (5.41%) CTI
6 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.70%) VPN
7 2 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (6.76%) DTS
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (33.78%) Consultant
2 15 (20.27%) Technical Specialist
3 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Consultant
4 9 (12.16%) Developer
5 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.41%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (2.70%) IT Support
9 2 (2.70%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.35%) Head of Software Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) .NET
2 9 (12.16%) XML
3 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.11%) Middleware
4 5 (6.76%) Ajax
4 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
4 5 (6.76%) WCF
4 5 (6.76%) Silverlight
4 5 (6.76%) jQuery
4 5 (6.76%) CSS
4 5 (6.76%) XSL
4 5 (6.76%) HTML
5 1 (1.35%) Web Services
5 1 (1.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) iPhone
1 5 (6.76%) DataPower
2 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.70%) Replication
3 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.35%) FMCG
3 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (56.76%) Windows
2 30 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.76%) Windows 8
4 5 (6.76%) AIX
4 5 (6.76%) Linux
4 5 (6.76%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.76%) UNIX
4 5 (6.76%) Android
5 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.41%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.16%) ITIL
2 6 (8.11%) Web Development
3 5 (6.76%) Incident Management
3 5 (6.76%) Migration
3 5 (6.76%) Service Management
3 5 (6.76%) Web Accessibility
3 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (6.76%) Android Development
3 5 (6.76%) iOS Development
3 5 (6.76%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
4 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (5.41%) Project Management
4 4 (5.41%) Software Engineering
5 3 (4.05%) Web Design
5 3 (4.05%) OOP
6 2 (2.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.70%) CRM
6 2 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.92%) SQL
2 6 (8.11%) C#
3 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
3 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (41.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (24.32%) MCSE
3 13 (17.57%) MCITP
4 12 (16.22%) CCEE
4 12 (16.22%) MCTS
4 12 (16.22%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (10.81%) CCA
6 6 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
6 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
7 5 (6.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (5.41%) CCIA
8 4 (5.41%) NCIE
9 3 (4.05%) Degree
10 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.35%) MCP
10 1 (1.35%) MCSA
10 1 (1.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 60 (81.08%) Active Directory
2 32 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (36.49%) Hyper-V
4 17 (22.97%) XenDesktop
5 9 (12.16%) XenApp
6 7 (9.46%) XenServer
7 5 (6.76%) vSphere
8 3 (4.05%) VMware Server
8 3 (4.05%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.70%) ISA Server
9 2 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.35%) IAG
10 1 (1.35%) UAG
10 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) SCCM
2 7 (9.46%) SCOM
3 5 (6.76%) SCVMM
3 5 (6.76%) SCDPM
3 5 (6.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.35%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (1.35%) WSUS
4 1 (1.35%) Cacti
4 1 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 65 (87.84%) Microsoft
2 32 (43.24%) VMware
3 22 (29.73%) Citrix
4 13 (17.57%) NetApp
5 7 (9.46%) HP
6 6 (8.11%) CA
7 5 (6.76%) IBM
8 4 (5.41%) Cisco
8 4 (5.41%) Oracle
8 4 (5.41%) Open-E
9 1 (1.35%) SAP
9 1 (1.35%) EMC
9 1 (1.35%) Juniper
9 1 (1.35%) Lotus
9 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.35%) Symantec
9 1 (1.35%) Sophos
9 1 (1.35%) TOWER Software
9 1 (1.35%) Fortinet
Nottingham
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 per annum + pension, life assuance
Posted: 7 days ago