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 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 23 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.22% 0.55% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.00% 2.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.12%
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
40 46 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 20.73% 25.41% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 42
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) HP
1 13 (100.00%) EMC
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) SCCM
1 13 (100.00%) SCOM
2 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Dell
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
4 9 (69.23%) MSMQ
4 9 (69.23%) Symantec
4 9 (69.23%) Project Management
4 9 (69.23%) NetBackup
4 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
5 6 (46.15%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) HPUX
6 1 (7.69%) MCSE
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Legal
6 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Analyst
2 10 (76.92%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (69.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (46.15%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (46.15%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 6 (46.15%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) MSMQ
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) SCCM
1 13 (100.00%) SCOM
2 9 (69.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) HP
1 13 (100.00%) EMC
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Dell
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) Symantec
5 6 (46.15%) Citrix
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago