The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 27 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 1.32% 3.57% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.13% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Lync
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hitchin region.

Application Platforms Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
32 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 42.11% 35.71% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 6
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the Hitchin region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

Lync
Salary Trend in Hitchin

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the Hitchin region.

Lync Salary Trend in Hitchin

Lync
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) SMS
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SMS
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) VMware