The first table below looks at the demand for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 108 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.14% 0.080% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.55% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
362 215 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.16% 17.19% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 202 114 160
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Lync
Scotland

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Lync
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Lync Salary Trend in Glasgow

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Office 365
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 3 (42.86%) MCITP
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
6 1 (14.29%) SCOM
6 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (14.29%) XenApp
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) Workflow
6 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
6 1 (14.29%) MCDST
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) WLAN
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WLAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
1 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) MCITP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) MCDST
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Unrivalled Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago