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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 132 111 115
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Lync 18 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.75% 1.54% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.82% 6.09% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 17
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £32,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
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
471 591 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.55% 25.26% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 399 488 421
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -22 7 £32,500 -32.98%
St Albans - 2 £31,250 -
Hemel Hempstead +3 1 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Rickmansworth - 1 £50,000 -
Lync
East of England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 48 (87.27%) Microsoft
2 41 (74.55%) Windows
3 36 (65.45%) Active Directory
4 34 (61.82%) MS Exchange
5 26 (47.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (38.18%) VMware
7 20 (36.36%) Office 365
8 19 (34.55%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (30.91%) SharePoint
10 16 (29.09%) MS Excel
10 16 (29.09%) Firewall
11 15 (27.27%) Skype
12 14 (25.45%) Mentoring
12 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (23.64%) DHCP
13 13 (23.64%) DNS
13 13 (23.64%) Hyper-V
14 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (20.00%) PBX
15 10 (18.18%) WAN
15 10 (18.18%) LAN
15 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
15 10 (18.18%) VPN
15 10 (18.18%) SQL
15 10 (18.18%) Cisco
15 10 (18.18%) SCOM
16 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2013
16 9 (16.36%) Data Centre
16 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 34 (61.82%) MS Exchange
2 19 (34.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (30.91%) SharePoint
4 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (7.27%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (7.27%) IIS
7 3 (5.45%) WorkSite
8 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.36%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (36.36%) Office 365
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) Firewall
2 15 (27.27%) Skype
3 13 (23.64%) DNS
3 13 (23.64%) DHCP
4 11 (20.00%) PBX
5 10 (18.18%) WAN
5 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 10 (18.18%) VPN
5 10 (18.18%) LAN
6 8 (14.55%) Unified Communications
7 6 (10.91%) SMTP
7 6 (10.91%) ISDN
8 5 (9.09%) VoIP
8 5 (9.09%) MPLS
8 5 (9.09%) VLAN
9 4 (7.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (7.27%) BIG-IP
9 4 (7.27%) FTP
10 3 (5.45%) HTTP
10 3 (5.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
2 2 (3.64%) Electronics
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Consultant
2 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Consultant
3 11 (20.00%) Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Technician
7 3 (5.45%) IT Technician
7 3 (5.45%) Senior IT Technician
7 3 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Exchange Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) .NET
1 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.64%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.27%) EFT
3 3 (5.45%) Clustering
3 3 (5.45%) PKI
3 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.64%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 41 (74.55%) Windows
2 26 (47.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (14.55%) Linux
5 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.27%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Mentoring
2 8 (14.55%) Coaching
2 8 (14.55%) ITIL
2 8 (14.55%) Migration
3 5 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 5 (9.09%) SIEM
4 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.45%) Performance Management
5 3 (5.45%) QMS
5 3 (5.45%) Document Management
5 3 (5.45%) Supplier Management
5 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.45%) Project Management
5 3 (5.45%) Quality Management
5 3 (5.45%) MVC
5 3 (5.45%) Change Control
5 3 (5.45%) Practice Management
5 3 (5.45%) Line Management
6 2 (3.64%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.27%) MCP
3 3 (5.45%) MCSE
3 3 (5.45%) CCNA
3 3 (5.45%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.64%) MCITP
5 1 (1.82%) MCSA
5 1 (1.82%) CCNP
System Software
1 36 (65.45%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (23.64%) Hyper-V
4 9 (16.36%) Terminal Services
5 6 (10.91%) XenApp
6 5 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 5 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) SCOM
2 3 (5.45%) SCCM
3 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 48 (87.27%) Microsoft
2 21 (38.18%) VMware
3 10 (18.18%) Cisco
4 9 (16.36%) Citrix
5 7 (12.73%) HP
6 5 (9.09%) SAP
6 5 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 5 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.27%) F5
7 4 (7.27%) Tripwire
7 4 (7.27%) Sophos
7 4 (7.27%) Dell
7 4 (7.27%) Apple
8 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.64%) Kofax
9 2 (3.64%) Nintex
10 1 (1.82%) Aruba
10 1 (1.82%) Adobe
Hertfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + PENSION, BENEFITS, NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PENSION, BENEFITS, NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £43000 per annum + car allowance + overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + home working
Posted: 15 days ago