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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 20 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 15 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 8.62% 0.49% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 46.88% 1.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
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
32 52 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 18.39% 25.62% 24.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 45 45
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £39,825 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 17 (100.00%) ITIL
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 17 (100.00%) HP
1 17 (100.00%) EMC
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) SCCM
1 17 (100.00%) SCOM
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 17 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 15 (88.24%) Dell
2 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (82.35%) NetBackup
3 14 (82.35%) Hyper-V
3 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 14 (82.35%) Symantec
4 12 (70.59%) Project Management
4 12 (70.59%) MSMQ
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) Citrix
6 2 (11.76%) SAN
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (5.88%) MCSE
7 1 (5.88%) VMware Server

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 17 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 17 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Analyst
2 14 (82.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 13 (76.47%) Technical Analyst
4 9 (52.94%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 9 (52.94%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 9 (52.94%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) MSMQ
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (70.59%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (82.35%) Hyper-V
2 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) SCCM
1 17 (100.00%) SCOM
2 14 (82.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) HP
1 17 (100.00%) EMC
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Dell
3 14 (82.35%) Symantec
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) Citrix
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago