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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 80 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 19 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.51% 0.21% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.31% 1.09% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 3
Average salary £57,500 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.92% -40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +9.19%
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
204 184 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.25% 19.11% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 145 150 130
Average salary £47,250 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £54,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Essex

Lync
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Brentwood - 10 £55,000 - 1
Lync
East of England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 11 (50.00%) Citrix
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco
4 10 (45.45%) Windows
4 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
4 10 (45.45%) VMware
4 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (45.45%) XenApp
4 10 (45.45%) XenDesktop
4 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (40.91%) Clustering
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (40.91%) CCNP
5 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
5 9 (40.91%) SQL
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (36.36%) SAN
6 8 (36.36%) MPLS
6 8 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (31.82%) Firewall
7 7 (31.82%) HP
7 7 (31.82%) ITIL
7 7 (31.82%) 3PAR
8 6 (27.27%) Linux
8 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (22.73%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (18.18%) F5

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) SAN
1 8 (36.36%) MPLS
2 7 (31.82%) Firewall
3 4 (18.18%) OSPF
3 4 (18.18%) VoIP
3 4 (18.18%) BGP
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
5 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Technical Design Authority
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Server Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Service Operations Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Operations Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (27.27%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Network Design
5 1 (4.55%) Process Management
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Line Management
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) CCNP
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (18.18%) CCIE
5 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) CCSA
5 2 (9.09%) CCSE
5 2 (9.09%) CCNA
5 2 (9.09%) CCDA
5 2 (9.09%) CCDP
6 1 (4.55%) JNCIP
6 1 (4.55%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (45.45%) XenApp
2 10 (45.45%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
1 1 (4.55%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Citrix
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
3 10 (45.45%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) HP
4 7 (31.82%) 3PAR
5 4 (18.18%) F5
5 4 (18.18%) Juniper
5 4 (18.18%) Mitel
6 2 (9.09%) Brocade
6 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.09%) Avaya
7 1 (4.55%) McAfee
7 1 (4.55%) Sophos
7 1 (4.55%) Google
7 1 (4.55%) Clearswift
7 1 (4.55%) Symantec
7 1 (4.55%) Proofpoint
Brentwood, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago