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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 136 94 122
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +28
Permanent jobs citing Lync 22 57 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.90% 2.29% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.13% 8.33% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 19
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £39,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -10.00%
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
533 684 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.93% 27.46% 24.93%
Number of salaries quoted 413 565 409
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,123
% change year-on-year
- +2.24%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -41 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Hemel Hempstead -7 1 £40,000 -38.46%
Rickmansworth - 1 £50,000 -
St Albans - 1 £30,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £37,500 -
Lync
East of England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 40 (71.43%) Windows
3 35 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 34 (60.71%) MS Exchange
5 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (37.50%) Office 365
7 20 (35.71%) VMware
8 18 (32.14%) SharePoint
8 18 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
9 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (26.79%) Firewall
10 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 13 (23.21%) Skype
12 12 (21.43%) Hyper-V
12 12 (21.43%) PBX
13 11 (19.64%) DHCP
13 11 (19.64%) DNS
14 10 (17.86%) WAN
14 10 (17.86%) LAN
14 10 (17.86%) ITIL
14 10 (17.86%) Terminal Services
14 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
14 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
15 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (16.07%) Unified Communications
15 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (16.07%) SCOM
15 9 (16.07%) Migration

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (60.71%) MS Exchange
2 18 (32.14%) SharePoint
2 18 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (7.14%) WorkSite
6 3 (5.36%) IIS
6 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (37.50%) Office 365
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.93%) PaaS
4 1 (1.79%) SaaS
4 1 (1.79%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) Firewall
2 13 (23.21%) Skype
3 12 (21.43%) PBX
4 11 (19.64%) DHCP
4 11 (19.64%) DNS
5 10 (17.86%) WAN
5 10 (17.86%) LAN
6 9 (16.07%) Unified Communications
6 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
6 9 (16.07%) VPN
7 6 (10.71%) SMTP
7 6 (10.71%) ISDN
8 5 (8.93%) VoIP
8 5 (8.93%) MPLS
8 5 (8.93%) VLAN
9 4 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (7.14%) BIG-IP
9 4 (7.14%) FTP
10 3 (5.36%) HTTP
10 3 (5.36%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (8.93%) Retail
2 2 (3.57%) Marketing
2 2 (3.57%) Electronics
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Consultant
2 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 10 (17.86%) Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Sales Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Technician
7 3 (5.36%) Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
1 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.36%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) EFT
3 3 (5.36%) Clustering
3 3 (5.36%) PKI
3 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.57%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 40 (71.43%) Windows
2 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (14.29%) Linux
3 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.36%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 10 (17.86%) ITIL
3 9 (16.07%) Migration
4 8 (14.29%) Coaching
5 6 (10.71%) Programme Management
6 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.93%) SIEM
7 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.14%) QMS
7 4 (7.14%) Quality Management
7 4 (7.14%) Supplier Management
7 4 (7.14%) Practice Management
8 3 (5.36%) Project Management
8 3 (5.36%) Identity Management
8 3 (5.36%) MVC
8 3 (5.36%) Workflow
8 3 (5.36%) Document Management
8 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.36%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.36%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) C#
3 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.93%) MCSE
3 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.36%) MCP
4 3 (5.36%) CCNA
4 3 (5.36%) MCITP
4 3 (5.36%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.79%) MCTS
5 1 (1.79%) CCNP
System Software
1 35 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 10 (17.86%) Terminal Services
5 5 (8.93%) VMware ESX
6 4 (7.14%) XenApp
6 4 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) SCOM
2 3 (5.36%) SCCM
3 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.79%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 48 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 20 (35.71%) VMware
3 9 (16.07%) Cisco
4 8 (14.29%) Citrix
5 7 (12.50%) HP
6 6 (10.71%) SAP
7 5 (8.93%) Fortinet
7 5 (8.93%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.14%) Sophos
8 4 (7.14%) Tripwire
8 4 (7.14%) F5
9 3 (5.36%) Dell
9 3 (5.36%) Apple
9 3 (5.36%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.57%) Kofax
10 2 (3.57%) Nintex
11 1 (1.79%) Sonus
11 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.79%) Mitel
11 1 (1.79%) Aruba
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