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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 110 119 156
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +37
Permanent jobs citing Lync 26 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.28% 0.57% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.56% 2.58% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 6
Average salary £47,500 £50,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.94% +12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,200 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £51,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
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
570 427 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.01% 22.25% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 432 339 573
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,370 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -8 14 £55,000 +8.91%
Stevenage - 10 £40,000 -
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East of England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 49 (76.56%) Microsoft
2 43 (67.19%) MS Exchange
3 34 (53.13%) Active Directory
4 33 (51.56%) Windows
5 30 (46.88%) MS Excel
6 28 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 27 (42.19%) SharePoint
8 22 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 19 (29.69%) DNS
10 17 (26.56%) VMware
10 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 16 (25.00%) MCSE
11 16 (25.00%) ITIL
11 16 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (23.44%) CRM
12 15 (23.44%) SCCM
13 14 (21.88%) Dynamics CRM
13 14 (21.88%) SQL
13 14 (21.88%) Project Management
13 14 (21.88%) Office 365
14 13 (20.31%) Coaching
14 13 (20.31%) Finance
15 12 (18.75%) MCITP
15 12 (18.75%) Cisco
15 12 (18.75%) Linux
16 11 (17.19%) Exchange Server 2003
17 10 (15.63%) MS Office
17 10 (15.63%) SLA

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 43 (67.19%) MS Exchange
2 28 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (42.19%) SharePoint
4 22 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (17.19%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (14.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (14.06%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (9.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (6.25%) WorkSite
10 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (46.88%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (15.63%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.88%) Office 365
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.81%) Yammer
3 2 (3.13%) PaaS
4 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.69%) DNS
2 9 (14.06%) Internet
3 7 (10.94%) DHCP
3 7 (10.94%) VoIP
4 6 (9.38%) Firewall
4 6 (9.38%) LAN
4 6 (9.38%) WAN
5 5 (7.81%) HTTPS
5 5 (7.81%) PBX
5 5 (7.81%) Wireless
5 5 (7.81%) Unified Communications
6 4 (6.25%) SMS
6 4 (6.25%) WLAN
7 2 (3.13%) VLAN
7 2 (3.13%) MPLS
7 2 (3.13%) ISDN
7 2 (3.13%) VPN
8 1 (1.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 13 (20.31%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Applications Support
2 6 (9.38%) Analyst
3 5 (7.81%) Architect
3 5 (7.81%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (7.81%) Support Analyst
3 5 (7.81%) Server Engineer
3 5 (7.81%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) Technical Design Authority
4 4 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Consultant
5 3 (4.69%) Administrator
5 3 (4.69%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (4.69%) Technical Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Team Leader
5 3 (4.69%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Technical Design Leader
6 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) X-Windows
2 4 (6.25%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (1.56%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (9.38%) Mathematics
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.25%) Clustering
4 2 (3.13%) Replication
5 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 33 (51.56%) Windows
2 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (18.75%) Linux
4 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (9.38%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (7.81%) UNIX
7 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.13%) AIX
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) ITIL
2 15 (23.44%) CRM
3 14 (21.88%) Project Management
4 13 (20.31%) Coaching
5 8 (12.50%) Change Control
6 7 (10.94%) Release Management
6 7 (10.94%) Document Management
6 7 (10.94%) Software Deployment
7 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 6 (9.38%) Migration
7 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.81%) Workflow
8 5 (7.81%) Knowledge Management
8 5 (7.81%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (7.81%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (7.81%) Line Management
9 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.25%) Time Management
9 4 (6.25%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) MCSE
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (18.75%) MCITP
3 7 (10.94%) MCTS
4 6 (9.38%) Degree
4 6 (9.38%) MCP
4 6 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (9.38%) CCNP
5 5 (7.81%) CCNA
5 5 (7.81%) MCSA
6 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (3.13%) VCAP
7 2 (3.13%) VCP4
7 2 (3.13%) VCP5
7 2 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.13%) MBCS
8 1 (1.56%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.06%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.81%) XenApp
5 4 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.13%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (23.44%) SCCM
2 5 (7.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (6.25%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.13%) MIIS
5 1 (1.56%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 49 (76.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.56%) VMware
3 12 (18.75%) Cisco
4 7 (10.94%) Citrix
5 5 (7.81%) IBM
5 5 (7.81%) SolarWinds
6 4 (6.25%) Nintex
6 4 (6.25%) Kofax
6 4 (6.25%) SAP
6 4 (6.25%) HP
6 4 (6.25%) Symantec
7 3 (4.69%) Avaya
8 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle
9 1 (1.56%) Juniper
9 1 (1.56%) Lotus
Royston, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £43,000
Posted: 6 days ago