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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 121 116 126
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Lync 30 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.33% 1.24% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.34% 5.47% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 21
Average salary £39,000 £50,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.77% +18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £43,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £56,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -8.60%
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
691 567 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.68% 22.73% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 551 484 481
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 12 £60,000 +18.81%
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £42,500 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £31,000 - 1
Royston - 3 £39,000 -
St Albans - 1 £25,000 - 1
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 24 April 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 47 (79.66%) Microsoft
2 29 (49.15%) MS Exchange
3 27 (45.76%) Windows
4 25 (42.37%) SharePoint
5 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
6 22 (37.29%) Office 365
7 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
8 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (23.73%) SQL
10 13 (22.03%) ITIL
11 12 (20.34%) MS Office
11 12 (20.34%) DNS
12 10 (16.95%) Unified Communications
12 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (15.25%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (15.25%) Coaching
13 9 (15.25%) SAP
13 9 (15.25%) CRM
13 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (13.56%) HP
14 8 (13.56%) Firewall
14 8 (13.56%) Programme Management
14 8 (13.56%) Dynamics CRM
14 8 (13.56%) SCCM
14 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (13.56%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (11.86%) Line Management
15 7 (11.86%) WorkSite
15 7 (11.86%) Hyper-V

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (49.15%) MS Exchange
2 25 (42.37%) SharePoint
3 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (15.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (13.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (11.86%) WorkSite
8 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (1.69%) IIS
11 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
2 12 (20.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.78%) Agresso
3 2 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (37.29%) Office 365
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.08%) OneDrive
4 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) DNS
2 10 (16.95%) Unified Communications
3 8 (13.56%) Firewall
4 7 (11.86%) PBX
5 5 (8.47%) LAN
5 5 (8.47%) WAN
5 5 (8.47%) SMTP
6 4 (6.78%) DHCP
6 4 (6.78%) WLAN
6 4 (6.78%) Skype
6 4 (6.78%) Internet
7 3 (5.08%) HTTP
7 3 (5.08%) SSL
8 2 (3.39%) LDAP
8 2 (3.39%) X.400
8 2 (3.39%) X.500
8 2 (3.39%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.69%) Wireless
9 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
2 2 (3.39%) Electronics
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) Consultant
2 8 (13.56%) Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.17%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Sales Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Applications Support
6 4 (6.78%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Technical Design Authority
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Technician
7 3 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) IT Technician
7 3 (5.08%) Senior IT Technician
7 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) SAP Business Workflow
2 3 (5.08%) .NET
2 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.69%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.08%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.08%) Clustering
2 3 (5.08%) PKI
3 2 (3.39%) DTV
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.76%) Windows
2 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (10.17%) Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) ITIL
2 9 (15.25%) CRM
2 9 (15.25%) Coaching
3 8 (13.56%) Programme Management
4 7 (11.86%) Workflow
4 7 (11.86%) Practice Management
4 7 (11.86%) Project Management
4 7 (11.86%) Line Management
5 6 (10.17%) Change Control
5 6 (10.17%) QMS
5 6 (10.17%) Quality Management
5 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.17%) Migration
5 6 (10.17%) Document Management
5 6 (10.17%) Supplier Management
5 6 (10.17%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (8.47%) Identity Management
6 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.47%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (8.47%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.17%) MCSE
2 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (8.47%) MCP
4 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.08%) MCITP
5 3 (5.08%) CCNA
6 1 (1.69%) CCNP
6 1 (1.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.69%) XenApp
4 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) SCOM
2 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 47 (79.66%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) SAP
3 8 (13.56%) HP
4 7 (11.86%) Cisco
5 6 (10.17%) Citrix
5 6 (10.17%) VMware
6 5 (8.47%) Kofax
6 5 (8.47%) Nintex
7 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.39%) Avaya
9 1 (1.69%) Lotus
9 1 (1.69%) Apple
9 1 (1.69%) Dell
9 1 (1.69%) Mitel
9 1 (1.69%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.69%) Aruba
9 1 (1.69%) Acme Packet
9 1 (1.69%) Sonus
9 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
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Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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