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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 157 154 159
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Lync 20 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.54% 0.75% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.86% 3.82% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 2
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +14.45%
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
700 681 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.07% 19.74% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 571 620 560
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 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Nottinghamshire +4 10 £47,500 +14.45% 1
Northamptonshire -23 6 £46,250 -7.50%
Leicestershire +11 2 £40,750 -18.50% 1
Derbyshire -5 2 £30,250 -45.00%
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 45 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 40 (78.43%) Active Directory
3 32 (62.75%) Windows
4 28 (54.90%) SharePoint
5 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (49.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (45.10%) Hyper-V
8 22 (43.14%) VMware
9 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (37.25%) Office 365
11 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
12 13 (25.49%) MS Office
12 13 (25.49%) MCSE
13 12 (23.53%) MCITP
14 11 (21.57%) MCTS
14 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
14 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (19.61%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
15 10 (19.61%) ITIL
15 10 (19.61%) .NET
16 9 (17.65%) XML
16 9 (17.65%) Citrix
16 9 (17.65%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (17.65%) SCCM
17 8 (15.69%) XenDesktop
17 8 (15.69%) CCEE
17 8 (15.69%) CCA
17 8 (15.69%) Citrix Certification
17 8 (15.69%) Broadband

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 28 (54.90%) SharePoint
2 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
3 9 (17.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (9.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (9.80%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (9.80%) WebSphere
6 3 (5.88%) Apache
6 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.96%) Quickr
7 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.96%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (25.49%) MS Office
2 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (37.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) Broadband
1 8 (15.69%) Internet
2 7 (13.73%) Wireless
2 7 (13.73%) Unified Communications
3 6 (11.76%) LAN
3 6 (11.76%) WAN
4 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.80%) VoIP
4 5 (9.80%) Extranet
4 5 (9.80%) Intranet
4 5 (9.80%) SAN
5 4 (7.84%) CTI
6 3 (5.88%) ADSL
6 3 (5.88%) DNS
6 3 (5.88%) Firewall
7 2 (3.92%) NetScreen
7 2 (3.92%) DHCP
7 2 (3.92%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (9.80%) DTS
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Consultant
2 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Consultant
3 10 (19.61%) Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Specialist
7 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Applications Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.88%) UNIX Support
9 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Linux Support
9 2 (3.92%) IT Support
9 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.92%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) .NET
2 9 (17.65%) XML
3 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 6 (11.76%) jQuery
4 5 (9.80%) HTML
4 5 (9.80%) CSS
4 5 (9.80%) XSL
4 5 (9.80%) Middleware
4 5 (9.80%) Ajax
4 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
4 5 (9.80%) WCF
4 5 (9.80%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) iPhone
1 5 (9.80%) DataPower
2 4 (7.84%) Replication
3 1 (1.96%) FMCG
3 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (62.75%) Windows
2 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (15.69%) Linux
4 8 (15.69%) UNIX
5 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
6 5 (9.80%) Android
6 5 (9.80%) AIX
6 5 (9.80%) Windows 8
7 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.92%) Solaris
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) ITIL
2 6 (11.76%) Web Development
3 5 (9.80%) Service Management
3 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (9.80%) Android Development
3 5 (9.80%) iOS Development
3 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (9.80%) Web Accessibility
3 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.84%) Project Management
4 4 (7.84%) Migration
4 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
4 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.88%) Web Design
5 3 (5.88%) OOP
6 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) C#
1 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
1 6 (11.76%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (49.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (25.49%) MCSE
3 12 (23.53%) MCITP
4 11 (21.57%) MCTS
5 8 (15.69%) CCEE
5 8 (15.69%) CCA
5 8 (15.69%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
6 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
7 6 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (9.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (3.92%) Degree
10 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.96%) MCSA
10 1 (1.96%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 40 (78.43%) Active Directory
2 23 (45.10%) Hyper-V
3 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (15.69%) XenDesktop
5 4 (7.84%) Terminal Services
6 3 (5.88%) vSphere
7 1 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) SCCM
2 7 (13.73%) SCOM
3 5 (9.80%) SCVMM
3 5 (9.80%) SCDPM
3 5 (9.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 22 (43.14%) VMware
3 9 (17.65%) Citrix
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle
5 5 (9.80%) IBM
6 4 (7.84%) HP
7 3 (5.88%) EMC
7 3 (5.88%) NetApp
8 2 (3.92%) Open-E
9 1 (1.96%) Lotus
9 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.96%) Cisco
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + bonus, pension + healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago