The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 101 102 73
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -29
Permanent jobs citing Lync 6 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.52% 0.16% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.33% 0.86% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Lync
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
257 233 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.08% 18.91% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 224 220 134
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Lync
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Lync Salary Trend in Kent

Lync
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Kent

Lync
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Sevenoaks - 2 £26,400 -
West Malling - 1 £42,500 -
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Unified Communications
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) Wyse
3 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Thin Client
3 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
3 5 (45.45%) XenApp
3 5 (45.45%) Fat Client
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) MCSE
6 2 (18.18%) MCSA
6 2 (18.18%) WMI
6 2 (18.18%) GIS
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) Apache
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) EDMS
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Unified Communications
2 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) EDMS
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Service Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Thin Client
1 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
1 5 (45.45%) Fat Client
2 2 (18.18%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Document Management
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Database Security
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Research
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Process Management
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCTS
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) XenApp
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) WMI
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) SCVMM
2 1 (9.09%) SCDPM
2 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Wyse
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Acme Packet
4 1 (9.09%) Verint
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago