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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank - - 90
Permanent jobs citing Lync 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
244 163 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.09% 17.45% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 196 127 133
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (100.00%) MS Office
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (80.00%) MCSE
3 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (80.00%) XenApp
3 8 (80.00%) XenDesktop
3 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (80.00%) Office 365
4 7 (70.00%) NetScaler
4 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (70.00%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (70.00%) Veeam
4 7 (70.00%) SCOM
4 7 (70.00%) SCVMM
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (70.00%) VMware ESX
4 7 (70.00%) Clustering
4 7 (70.00%) Backup Exec
4 7 (70.00%) Firewall

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) NetScaler
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Wireless
2 7 (70.00%) VLAN
3 5 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) Broadband
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Clustering
2 6 (60.00%) PDA
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITSM
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Business Development
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (80.00%) MCSE
2 7 (70.00%) CCA
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) XenApp
2 8 (80.00%) XenDesktop
3 7 (70.00%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (70.00%) VMware ESX
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (50.00%) vSphere
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM
2 7 (70.00%) SCOM
2 7 (70.00%) SCVMM
2 7 (70.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (70.00%) Backup Exec
3 5 (50.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) Symantec
3 7 (70.00%) Websense
3 7 (70.00%) Veeam
4 1 (10.00%) AppSense
4 1 (10.00%) Computacenter
4 1 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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