The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank - 32 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 1.05% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 10.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
Lync
West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
47 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 21.66% 10.00% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 39 18 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Lync
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Lync Salary Trend in Halifax

Lync
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) EMC VNX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft