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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 180 218 210
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -8
Permanent jobs citing Lync 79 65 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.06% 0.77% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.14% 3.62% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 73 48 62
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -10.52%
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
1538 1798 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.60% 21.28% 19.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1496 1458
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 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
Hertfordshire -13 37 £39,000 -22.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +41 32 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Bedfordshire +23 6 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Suffolk - 3 £46,000 -
Essex - 1 £40,000 -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 89 (66.42%) Windows
1 89 (66.42%) Microsoft
2 55 (41.04%) MS Exchange
3 52 (38.81%) VMware
4 43 (32.09%) Active Directory
5 40 (29.85%) HP
5 40 (29.85%) Citrix
6 39 (29.10%) Office 365
7 37 (27.61%) SharePoint
8 35 (26.12%) MS Excel
9 33 (24.63%) SQL
9 33 (24.63%) SAN
10 31 (23.13%) Exchange Server 2013
11 30 (22.39%) ITIL
12 29 (21.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 29 (21.64%) Exchange Server 2010
13 27 (20.15%) 3PAR
13 27 (20.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 24 (17.91%) Hyper-V
15 23 (17.16%) Firewall
16 21 (15.67%) DNS
17 20 (14.93%) Veeam
18 19 (14.18%) Cisco
19 18 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
19 18 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
20 17 (12.69%) SCCM
21 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
21 15 (11.19%) MCSE
21 15 (11.19%) WAN
22 14 (10.45%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 55 (41.04%) MS Exchange
2 37 (27.61%) SharePoint
3 31 (23.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (21.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (6.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (5.97%) IIS
7 6 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (3.73%) WorkSite
9 2 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.75%) CMS
10 1 (0.75%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 35 (26.12%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.75%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 39 (29.10%) Office 365
2 18 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.24%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (24.63%) SAN
2 23 (17.16%) Firewall
3 21 (15.67%) DNS
4 15 (11.19%) WAN
5 14 (10.45%) LAN
6 12 (8.96%) Skype
6 12 (8.96%) SMTP
7 11 (8.21%) TCP/IP
8 10 (7.46%) DHCP
9 9 (6.72%) Unified Communications
9 9 (6.72%) PBX
10 7 (5.22%) Internet
10 7 (5.22%) MPLS
11 6 (4.48%) SNMP
12 5 (3.73%) WLAN
12 5 (3.73%) HTTP
13 4 (2.99%) VPN
14 3 (2.24%) OSPF
14 3 (2.24%) BGP
14 3 (2.24%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Subversion
2 3 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (3.73%) Finance
2 2 (1.49%) Electronics
2 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.49%) Legal
2 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (19.40%) Consultant
1 26 (19.40%) 3rd Line Support
2 23 (17.16%) Support Engineer
3 18 (13.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (8.96%) Analyst
5 10 (7.46%) Technical Consultant
6 9 (6.72%) Server Engineer
6 9 (6.72%) Microsoft Consultant
7 8 (5.97%) Server Support
8 7 (5.22%) Technical Design Authority
8 7 (5.22%) Storage Engineer
8 7 (5.22%) Server Support Engineer
8 7 (5.22%) Architect
8 7 (5.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.22%) Storage Support Engineer
9 6 (4.48%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.48%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.48%) Developer
9 6 (4.48%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.96%) .NET
1 12 (8.96%) ASP.NET
2 6 (4.48%) Classic ASP
2 6 (4.48%) SAML
2 6 (4.48%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.99%) SAP Business Workflow
4 3 (2.24%) XMPP
5 2 (1.49%) WSH
6 1 (0.75%) ISPF
6 1 (0.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.46%) Clustering
2 10 (7.46%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.97%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (5.22%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.48%) Replication
5 6 (4.48%) SecurID
6 5 (3.73%) PKI
7 4 (2.99%) BYOD
7 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.24%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.24%) Streaming Video
8 3 (2.24%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.24%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.49%) DTV
10 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.75%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 89 (66.42%) Windows
2 27 (20.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (8.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (7.46%) Linux
5 8 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.48%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.24%) Android
8 2 (1.49%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.49%) CentOS
9 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.39%) ITIL
2 13 (9.70%) Change Management
3 12 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (7.46%) Migration
5 9 (6.72%) Mentoring
6 8 (5.97%) Project Management
7 7 (5.22%) Problem Management
7 7 (5.22%) Programme Management
7 7 (5.22%) Identity Management
7 7 (5.22%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (4.48%) Coaching
8 6 (4.48%) DevOps
8 6 (4.48%) MVC
8 6 (4.48%) Information Security
8 6 (4.48%) Product Management
9 5 (3.73%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (3.73%) QMS
9 5 (3.73%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (3.73%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.63%) SQL
2 12 (8.96%) C#
2 12 (8.96%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.48%) Perl
3 6 (4.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (21.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (11.19%) MCSE
3 14 (10.45%) Degree
4 13 (9.70%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (6.72%) CCNP
6 8 (5.97%) MCITP
7 7 (5.22%) MCP
8 6 (4.48%) MCSA
8 6 (4.48%) CCNA
8 6 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.99%) CCIE
9 4 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.49%) CCDA
10 2 (1.49%) CCDP
10 2 (1.49%) CCSE
10 2 (1.49%) CCSA
10 2 (1.49%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.75%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (32.09%) Active Directory
2 24 (17.91%) Hyper-V
3 18 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (8.21%) XenApp
5 10 (7.46%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.49%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (12.69%) SCCM
2 7 (5.22%) SCOM
3 4 (2.99%) WSUS
4 2 (1.49%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.49%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.75%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.75%) SCSM
5 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 89 (66.42%) Microsoft
2 52 (38.81%) VMware
3 40 (29.85%) HP
3 40 (29.85%) Citrix
4 27 (20.15%) 3PAR
5 20 (14.93%) Veeam
6 19 (14.18%) Cisco
7 7 (5.22%) SAP
8 5 (3.73%) F5
8 5 (3.73%) Brocade
8 5 (3.73%) Mitel
8 5 (3.73%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.73%) Juniper
8 5 (3.73%) Apple
8 5 (3.73%) Dell
8 5 (3.73%) EMC
9 4 (2.99%) NetApp
10 3 (2.24%) Polycom
10 3 (2.24%) Kofax
10 3 (2.24%) Symantec
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