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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 113 92 125
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +33
Permanent jobs citing Lync 38 56 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.69% 2.22% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.18% 9.30% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 36 40 23
Average salary £40,750 £50,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.90% +18.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,750 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
615 602 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.39% 23.85% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 476 506 409
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -20 12 £55,000 +8.91% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £42,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £31,000 -
Royston - 3 £39,000 -
St Albans - 2 £28,750 -
Ware - 1 £35,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £35,000 -
Lync
East of England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 45 (84.91%) Microsoft
2 30 (56.60%) Windows
3 27 (50.94%) MS Exchange
4 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
5 24 (45.28%) Office 365
6 21 (39.62%) SharePoint
7 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
7 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (22.64%) SQL
9 11 (20.75%) VMware
9 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (20.75%) Hyper-V
10 10 (18.87%) MS Office
10 10 (18.87%) ITIL
11 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (16.98%) Firewall
11 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (15.09%) Unified Communications
12 8 (15.09%) Citrix
12 8 (15.09%) DNS
13 7 (13.21%) PBX
13 7 (13.21%) SAP
13 7 (13.21%) HP
13 7 (13.21%) Cisco
13 7 (13.21%) Programme Management
13 7 (13.21%) Migration
13 7 (13.21%) Coaching
14 6 (11.32%) Skype
14 6 (11.32%) SharePoint 2013

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (50.94%) MS Exchange
2 21 (39.62%) SharePoint
3 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (11.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (9.43%) WorkSite
6 5 (9.43%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (3.77%) IIS
9 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
2 10 (18.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.89%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 24 (45.28%) Office 365
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.66%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) Firewall
2 8 (15.09%) Unified Communications
2 8 (15.09%) DNS
3 7 (13.21%) PBX
4 6 (11.32%) Skype
4 6 (11.32%) SMTP
5 5 (9.43%) DHCP
5 5 (9.43%) LAN
5 5 (9.43%) WAN
6 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.66%) SSL
7 3 (5.66%) WLAN
7 3 (5.66%) LDAP
7 3 (5.66%) HTTP
7 3 (5.66%) X.400
7 3 (5.66%) X.500
8 1 (1.89%) VPN
8 1 (1.89%) FTP
8 1 (1.89%) ISDN
8 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Electronics
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Consultant
2 9 (16.98%) Analyst
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Consultant
3 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Sales Consultant
4 5 (9.43%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (9.43%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Developer
6 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) SAP Business Workflow
2 3 (5.66%) .NET
2 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.66%) Clustering
2 3 (5.66%) PKI
2 3 (5.66%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.77%) DTV
4 1 (1.89%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) Windows
2 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.55%) Linux
4 2 (3.77%) Mac OS
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Programme Management
2 7 (13.21%) Migration
2 7 (13.21%) Coaching
3 5 (9.43%) CRM
3 5 (9.43%) Quality Management
3 5 (9.43%) Identity Management
3 5 (9.43%) Practice Management
3 5 (9.43%) Supplier Management
3 5 (9.43%) QMS
3 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.55%) Change Control
4 4 (7.55%) Line Management
4 4 (7.55%) Performance Management
4 4 (7.55%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (7.55%) Document Management
4 4 (7.55%) Workflow
4 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.55%) Project Management
4 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) C#
3 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.55%) MCSE
3 3 (5.66%) MCP
3 3 (5.66%) CCNA
3 3 (5.66%) MCITP
4 1 (1.89%) CCNP
4 1 (1.89%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.75%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.66%) XenApp
4 3 (5.66%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.77%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) SCCM
1 4 (7.55%) SCOM
2 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.89%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 45 (84.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.75%) VMware
3 8 (15.09%) Citrix
4 7 (13.21%) SAP
4 7 (13.21%) HP
4 7 (13.21%) Cisco
5 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.66%) Kofax
5 3 (5.66%) Nintex
6 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.77%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.77%) Apple
6 2 (3.77%) Dell
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle
7 1 (1.89%) Avaya
7 1 (1.89%) Lotus
7 1 (1.89%) Sophos
7 1 (1.89%) Tripwire
7 1 (1.89%) Mitel
7 1 (1.89%) Acme Packet
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