The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 199 207 269
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +62
Permanent jobs citing Lync 60 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 0.48% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.72% 2.45% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 23
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £47,000
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 of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1615 1385 1939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 21.33% 19.63% 21.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1314 1223 1625
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Lync
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the East of England region.

Lync Salary Trend in the East of England

Lync
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in the East of England

Lync
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 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
Hertfordshire +8 36 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Cambridgeshire 0 17 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Bedfordshire -11 4 £47,500 +18.75%
Essex +5 3 £48,750 -2.50%
Norfolk +6 2 £47,500 +31.72%
Suffolk - 1 - -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 98 (79.67%) Microsoft
2 75 (60.98%) MS Exchange
3 66 (53.66%) VMware
4 65 (52.85%) MS Excel
5 61 (49.59%) Windows
5 61 (49.59%) Active Directory
6 52 (42.28%) Office 365
7 48 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 47 (38.21%) Cisco
9 46 (37.40%) Hyper-V
10 45 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 42 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 42 (34.15%) SharePoint
12 39 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
13 38 (30.89%) DNS
14 37 (30.08%) MCSE
14 37 (30.08%) Exchange Server 2007
15 36 (29.27%) Firewall
16 34 (27.64%) Cisco Certification
17 33 (26.83%) ITIL
17 33 (26.83%) MCITP
18 32 (26.02%) HP
19 30 (24.39%) SCCM
19 30 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2013
20 28 (22.76%) Finance
21 27 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
22 26 (21.14%) Retail
22 26 (21.14%) CCNA
22 26 (21.14%) LAN
23 25 (20.33%) WAN

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 75 (60.98%) MS Exchange
2 48 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (34.15%) SharePoint
4 37 (30.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 30 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 22 (17.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (7.32%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (6.50%) IIS
8 8 (6.50%) Office Communications Server
9 6 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (3.25%) SAS
11 3 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.81%) Apache
12 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 65 (52.85%) MS Excel
2 15 (12.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (42.28%) Office 365
2 18 (14.63%) PaaS
3 15 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (9.76%) IaaS
5 5 (4.07%) SaaS
6 1 (0.81%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (30.89%) DNS
2 36 (29.27%) Firewall
3 26 (21.14%) LAN
4 25 (20.33%) WAN
5 21 (17.07%) DHCP
6 15 (12.20%) PBX
7 12 (9.76%) VoIP
8 11 (8.94%) VPN
8 11 (8.94%) SAN
9 10 (8.13%) MPLS
9 10 (8.13%) Unified Communications
10 9 (7.32%) iSCSI
11 7 (5.69%) NAS
12 6 (4.88%) Wireless
12 6 (4.88%) ISDN
12 6 (4.88%) VLAN
13 5 (4.07%) HTTP
14 4 (3.25%) TCP/IP
14 4 (3.25%) SMS
14 4 (3.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) LabVIEW
General
1 28 (22.76%) Finance
2 26 (21.14%) Retail
3 11 (8.94%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.07%) Publishing
5 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (28.46%) Consultant
2 18 (14.63%) Technical Consultant
3 17 (13.82%) Architect
4 15 (12.20%) Support Engineer
5 13 (10.57%) Server Support
5 13 (10.57%) Project Engineer
5 13 (10.57%) Technical Engineer
6 12 (9.76%) Server Engineer
6 12 (9.76%) IT Architect
7 10 (8.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.32%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 9 (7.32%) Wintel Engineer
8 9 (7.32%) Wintel Support
8 9 (7.32%) Analyst
9 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Consultant
10 7 (5.69%) Wintel Server Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) Server Support Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) Administrator
11 6 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.07%) X-Windows
2 2 (1.63%) COM
3 1 (0.81%) XMPP
3 1 (0.81%) CSS
3 1 (0.81%) HTML
3 1 (0.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.38%) Visualisation
3 12 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 10 (8.13%) Mathematics
5 7 (5.69%) FlexPod
5 7 (5.69%) PKI
5 7 (5.69%) Fat Client
5 7 (5.69%) Client/Server
5 7 (5.69%) Thin Client
5 7 (5.69%) CLARiiON
6 4 (3.25%) Clustering
7 3 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.63%) Replication
9 1 (0.81%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 61 (49.59%) Windows
2 39 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (17.07%) Linux
5 20 (16.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (5.69%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (5.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.07%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (4.07%) UNIX
8 4 (3.25%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.63%) AIX
10 1 (0.81%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.83%) ITIL
2 25 (20.33%) Time Management
3 19 (15.45%) Migration
4 17 (13.82%) Change Management
5 16 (13.01%) Project Management
6 14 (11.38%) Mentoring
6 14 (11.38%) Coaching
7 12 (9.76%) Information Security
8 10 (8.13%) E-Commerce
9 8 (6.50%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (6.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (5.69%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.88%) Service Management
11 6 (4.88%) Identity Management
11 6 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (4.88%) Security Testing
11 6 (4.88%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (4.88%) Database Security
11 6 (4.88%) Risk Analysis
11 6 (4.88%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.57%) SQL
2 6 (4.88%) C
3 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 42 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (30.08%) MCSE
3 34 (27.64%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (26.83%) MCITP
5 26 (21.14%) CCNA
6 18 (14.63%) CCNP
7 11 (8.94%) MCTS
8 10 (8.13%) MCSA
9 7 (5.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (5.69%) Degree
9 7 (5.69%) MCP
10 6 (4.88%) VCAP
11 4 (3.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (3.25%) NCDA
11 4 (3.25%) NCIE
12 2 (1.63%) MBCS
12 2 (1.63%) VCP5
12 2 (1.63%) VCP4
13 1 (0.81%) CCA
13 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (49.59%) Active Directory
2 46 (37.40%) Hyper-V
3 45 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (18.70%) XenApp
5 19 (15.45%) XenDesktop
6 15 (12.20%) vSphere
7 13 (10.57%) VMware ESX
8 11 (8.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (6.50%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (4.88%) Terminal Services
10 6 (4.88%) XenServer
11 4 (3.25%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.81%) Squid
12 1 (0.81%) NFS
Systems Management
1 30 (24.39%) SCCM
2 7 (5.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (5.69%) SCOM
2 7 (5.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (4.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (3.25%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (2.44%) WSUS
6 2 (1.63%) MIIS
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 98 (79.67%) Microsoft
2 66 (53.66%) VMware
3 47 (38.21%) Cisco
4 32 (26.02%) HP
5 23 (18.70%) CheckPoint
6 21 (17.07%) Citrix
7 16 (13.01%) ProCurve
8 15 (12.20%) Symantec
9 13 (10.57%) EMC
9 13 (10.57%) Red Hat
10 12 (9.76%) SolarWinds
11 11 (8.94%) NetApp
12 9 (7.32%) CommVault
12 9 (7.32%) IBM
13 6 (4.88%) Avaya
13 6 (4.88%) Dell
14 5 (4.07%) Atlassian
15 4 (3.25%) Juniper
15 4 (3.25%) WatchGuard
15 4 (3.25%) Rackspace
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