The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 99 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.16% - 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.06% - 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £70,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Lync
East of 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 Essex region.

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
189 241 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.23% 18.87% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 127 209 135
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Lync
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Lync Salary Trend in Essex

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) ITIL
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (46.67%) HP
4 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 7 (46.67%) SAN
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) Clustering
4 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (46.67%) XenApp
4 7 (46.67%) XenDesktop
4 7 (46.67%) 3PAR
4 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (33.33%) Brocade
5 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (33.33%) Change Management
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (33.33%) CCNP
5 5 (33.33%) Linux

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
5 1 (6.67%) OSPF
5 1 (6.67%) BGP
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Operations Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Service Operations Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Design Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Design Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Design Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Principal Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Clustering
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
4 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (20.00%) Network Design
5 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNP
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) CCIE
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) CCSA
3 2 (13.33%) CCSE
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) CCDA
3 2 (13.33%) CCDP
4 1 (6.67%) JNCIP
4 1 (6.67%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (46.67%) XenApp
1 7 (46.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) HP
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) 3PAR
3 5 (33.33%) Brocade
4 4 (26.67%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) Avaya
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper
5 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Mitel
Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £17-23k Depending on Experience
Posted: 26 days ago