The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 122 119 143
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +24
Permanent jobs citing Lync 20 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.95% 1.06% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.97% 4.58% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 17
Average salary £36,000 £50,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.71% +18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £50,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -3.22%
Lync
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
674 524 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.06% 23.10% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 535 436 511
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,200 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Lync
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Lync Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Lync
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Lync
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Watford -7 10 £60,000 +18.81% 5
Stevenage - 2 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £31,000 - 1
Royston - 1 £32,000 - 1
St Albans - 1 £25,000 -
Lync
East of England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 43 (74.14%) Microsoft
2 29 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 28 (48.28%) SharePoint
4 24 (41.38%) MS Excel
5 23 (39.66%) Windows
6 20 (34.48%) Active Directory
7 17 (29.31%) SQL
8 16 (27.59%) CRM
8 16 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (25.86%) Office 365
9 15 (25.86%) DNS
10 14 (24.14%) MS Office
10 14 (24.14%) Dynamics CRM
11 12 (20.69%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (18.97%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (18.97%) SCCM
12 11 (18.97%) Finance
12 11 (18.97%) ITIL
13 10 (17.24%) Agresso
13 10 (17.24%) Linux
13 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (15.52%) Cisco
14 9 (15.52%) Internet
14 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (13.79%) Coaching
16 7 (12.07%) Software Deployment
16 7 (12.07%) Unified Communications
16 7 (12.07%) HP
16 7 (12.07%) MCSE
16 7 (12.07%) SAP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 29 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 28 (48.28%) SharePoint
3 16 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (20.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (18.97%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (10.34%) WorkSite
8 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (8.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.72%) IIS
10 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 14 (24.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (17.24%) Agresso
3 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.86%) Office 365
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) DNS
2 9 (15.52%) Internet
3 7 (12.07%) Firewall
3 7 (12.07%) Unified Communications
4 6 (10.34%) PBX
5 5 (8.62%) WAN
5 5 (8.62%) HTTPS
5 5 (8.62%) LAN
6 4 (6.90%) WLAN
7 3 (5.17%) DHCP
8 2 (3.45%) HTTP
8 2 (3.45%) SSL
8 2 (3.45%) SMTP
9 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Marketing
2 1 (1.72%) Back Office
2 1 (1.72%) Electronics
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Applications Support
2 9 (15.52%) Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Consultant
4 6 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.17%) Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Sales Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) SAP Business Workflow
2 1 (1.72%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.45%) PKI
3 2 (3.45%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) CRM
2 11 (18.97%) ITIL
3 8 (13.79%) Coaching
4 7 (12.07%) Software Deployment
4 7 (12.07%) Release Management
5 6 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
5 6 (10.34%) Workflow
5 6 (10.34%) Practice Management
5 6 (10.34%) Migration
5 6 (10.34%) Programme Management
5 6 (10.34%) Document Management
5 6 (10.34%) Project Management
5 6 (10.34%) Line Management
6 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.62%) QMS
6 5 (8.62%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (8.62%) Change Control
6 5 (8.62%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (8.62%) Quality Management
6 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.31%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.07%) MCSE
3 5 (8.62%) MCP
3 5 (8.62%) Degree
3 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.45%) CCNP
5 2 (3.45%) MCITP
6 1 (1.72%) CCNA
6 1 (1.72%) CCVP
6 1 (1.72%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.72%) XenApp
3 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (18.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (74.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Cisco
3 7 (12.07%) HP
3 7 (12.07%) SAP
4 5 (8.62%) Citrix
5 4 (6.90%) Avaya
5 4 (6.90%) Kofax
5 4 (6.90%) Nintex
6 3 (5.17%) VMware
7 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.72%) Mitel
8 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.72%) Aruba
8 1 (1.72%) Acme Packet
8 1 (1.72%) Sonus
8 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.72%) Juniper
8 1 (1.72%) Lotus
8 1 (1.72%) Apple
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Pension + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £36,000 to £42,000
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
@ITS
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 25 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago