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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 103 152 149
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -3
Permanent jobs citing Lync 60 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.94% 0.75% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.74% 4.12% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 43 26 6
Average salary £25,500 £45,000 £42,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.33% +6.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,500 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
616 656 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.87% 18.17% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 530 575 449
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +39 45 £24,000 -38.46% 4
Leicestershire +19 6 £28,428 -33.11% 3
Northamptonshire +3 5 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Derbyshire +14 3 £25,250 -45.40%
Lincolnshire - 3 £30,000 -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 91 (91.92%) Microsoft
2 51 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 51 (51.52%) Windows
3 32 (32.32%) ITIL
3 32 (32.32%) SharePoint
3 32 (32.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (29.29%) VMware
5 28 (28.28%) MS Excel
6 27 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 25 (25.25%) Internet
7 25 (25.25%) Unified Communications
8 23 (23.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (23.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (21.21%) Office 365
10 19 (19.19%) VoIP
10 19 (19.19%) MS Office
11 18 (18.18%) Avaya
11 18 (18.18%) Degree
11 18 (18.18%) SCCM
12 17 (17.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (17.17%) TCP/IP
13 16 (16.16%) UNIX
13 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
13 16 (16.16%) Linux
14 15 (15.15%) Apache
14 15 (15.15%) Tomcat
14 15 (15.15%) Windows XP
14 15 (15.15%) ADSL
14 15 (15.15%) Broadband
14 15 (15.15%) Cisco

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 32 (32.32%) SharePoint
2 27 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 15 (15.15%) Apache
3 15 (15.15%) Tomcat
4 13 (13.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (6.06%) IIS
7 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (2.02%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (28.28%) MS Excel
2 19 (19.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.21%) Office 365
2 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (25.25%) Internet
1 25 (25.25%) Unified Communications
2 19 (19.19%) VoIP
3 17 (17.17%) TCP/IP
4 15 (15.15%) ADSL
4 15 (15.15%) Broadband
5 11 (11.11%) LAN
5 11 (11.11%) WAN
6 9 (9.09%) Extranet
6 9 (9.09%) Intranet
7 8 (8.08%) SAN
8 6 (6.06%) PABX
9 4 (4.04%) Firewall
9 4 (4.04%) PBX
10 3 (3.03%) VPN
10 3 (3.03%) DNS
11 2 (2.02%) SSL
11 2 (2.02%) MPLS
11 2 (2.02%) WLAN
12 1 (1.01%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (11.11%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.07%) Billing
4 2 (2.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.01%) Law
5 1 (1.01%) Legal
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (24.24%) Support Technician
2 20 (20.20%) Consultant
3 18 (18.18%) IT Support
4 15 (15.15%) IT Support Technician
5 13 (13.13%) Technical Consultant
6 11 (11.11%) Analyst
7 10 (10.10%) UNIX Support
8 9 (9.09%) Linux Support
8 9 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (8.08%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (7.07%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (6.06%) Support Engineer
11 6 (6.06%) Senior Technical Analyst
12 5 (5.05%) Service Desk Manager
12 5 (5.05%) Communications Manager
12 5 (5.05%) Service Manager
13 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Consultant
13 4 (4.04%) ICT Technician
14 3 (3.03%) Team Leader
14 3 (3.03%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.07%) HTML
2 4 (4.04%) .NET
2 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.01%) ISPF
3 1 (1.01%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.07%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.04%) Replication
4 2 (2.02%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) Clustering
5 1 (1.01%) Kindle
5 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 51 (51.52%) Windows
2 32 (32.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (17.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (16.16%) UNIX
4 16 (16.16%) Linux
5 15 (15.15%) Windows XP
5 15 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (15.15%) Windows 8
6 14 (14.14%) Solaris
7 3 (3.03%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.03%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.02%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.32%) ITIL
2 10 (10.10%) PRINCE2
3 8 (8.08%) Service Management
3 8 (8.08%) Service Delivery
4 7 (7.07%) Mentoring
4 7 (7.07%) Coaching
5 3 (3.03%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (3.03%) Project Management
5 3 (3.03%) CRM
5 3 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.02%) Six Sigma
6 2 (2.02%) Change Management
6 2 (2.02%) Identity Management
6 2 (2.02%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.02%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.02%) Migration
6 2 (2.02%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.01%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (1.01%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.01%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.10%) SQL
2 7 (7.07%) VB
3 3 (3.03%) VBA
3 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.02%) C
5 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (23.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (18.18%) Degree
3 11 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 9 (9.09%) MCP
5 6 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (5.05%) MCITP
7 4 (4.04%) VCP4
7 4 (4.04%) MCSE
8 3 (3.03%) MCSA
9 1 (1.01%) CCNP
9 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.01%) MCTS
9 1 (1.01%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 23 (23.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.15%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.04%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.02%) vSphere
5 2 (2.02%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.01%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.01%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 18 (18.18%) SCCM
2 5 (5.05%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.03%) SCOM
4 2 (2.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 91 (91.92%) Microsoft
2 29 (29.29%) VMware
3 18 (18.18%) Avaya
4 15 (15.15%) EMC
4 15 (15.15%) Cisco
5 14 (14.14%) Oracle
6 9 (9.09%) Citrix
7 7 (7.07%) Polycom
7 7 (7.07%) MobileIron
8 4 (4.04%) HP
9 3 (3.03%) NetApp
9 3 (3.03%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.02%) Mitel
11 1 (1.01%) Brocade
11 1 (1.01%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.01%) Open-E
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