The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.54% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Application Platforms Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
162 221 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.36% 22.57% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 142 178 151
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Lync
South West

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 1 £37,500 -
Lync
South West

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) MCSA
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) MCP
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (50.00%) PaaS
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (66.67%) MCITP
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (66.67%) MCSA
1 4 (66.67%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Trustwave