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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 86 110 90
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -20
Permanent jobs citing Lync 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.52% 0.16% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.17% 0.86% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £62,500 £49,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.55% +22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -8.60%
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
230 233 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.98% 18.54% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 217 189 205
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 April 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Kent

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (50.00%) Redis
4 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) HAProxy
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Avaya
4 4 (50.00%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (37.50%) Information Security
5 3 (37.50%) Operations Management
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
5 3 (37.50%) Security Management
5 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Redis
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) EDMS
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Graduate
1 1 (12.50%) Junior
1 1 (12.50%) Developer
1 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
1 1 (12.50%) Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
1 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
1 1 (12.50%) Head of IT
1 1 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Graduate Web Developer
1 1 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) SCADA
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Operations Management
2 3 (37.50%) SIEM
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCTS
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (12.50%) WMI
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) Wonderware
3 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
3 1 (12.50%) Acme Packet
3 1 (12.50%) Verint
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
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