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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 91 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 9 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.90% 0.59% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.21% 3.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Lync
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Application Platforms Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
214 152 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.38% 18.03% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 178 134 123
Average salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,110 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Lync
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Lync Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Lync
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Cheltenham +2 8 £31,500 -16.00% 2
Gloucester - 1 £30,000 -
Lync
South West

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) MS Office
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) SCCM
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (90.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
2 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (72.73%) MCSE
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (63.64%) Office 365
4 7 (63.64%) NetScaler
4 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
4 7 (63.64%) XenApp
4 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
4 7 (63.64%) Veeam
4 7 (63.64%) SCOM
4 7 (63.64%) SCVMM
4 7 (63.64%) VLAN
4 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 7 (63.64%) Wireless
4 7 (63.64%) Backup Exec
4 7 (63.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (90.91%) MS Exchange
1 10 (90.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 7 (63.64%) NetScaler
2 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) Wireless
2 7 (63.64%) VLAN
3 4 (36.36%) iSCSI
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) Broadband
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Clustering
2 6 (54.55%) PDA
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Service Management
1 3 (27.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) MCSE
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (63.64%) CCA
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
2 7 (63.64%) XenApp
2 7 (63.64%) VMware ESX
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
2 7 (63.64%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) vSphere
5 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) SCCM
2 7 (63.64%) SCOM
2 7 (63.64%) SCVMM
2 7 (63.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (63.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) Veeam
3 7 (63.64%) Symantec
3 7 (63.64%) Websense
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) AppSense
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + £750 per quarter bonus, phone, laptop
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £30,000 + Excellent Benefits Package
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