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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 100 88 90
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Lync 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.25% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.27% 0.70% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £31,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.99% +32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.12%
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
236 143 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.93% 15.41% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 213 114 115
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,975 £24,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £50,000 £46,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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 24 December 2014. 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 - 3 £31,500 -
Lync
South West

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Websense
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago