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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Lync
Rank 89 105 109
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Lync 8 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.73% 0.29% 0.089%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.90% 1.11% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +64.47%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
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
276 271 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.07% 26.21% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 253 248 149
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
West Malling - 4 £45,000 -
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) Windows
3 16 (76.19%) MS Exchange
3 16 (76.19%) DNS
3 16 (76.19%) Office 365
4 14 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
6 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
6 11 (52.38%) SAN
6 11 (52.38%) Firewall
6 11 (52.38%) Migration
6 11 (52.38%) Hyper-V
7 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
8 9 (42.86%) IIS
8 9 (42.86%) VMware
8 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
9 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
9 8 (38.10%) SCCM
10 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
11 6 (28.57%) MobileIron
11 6 (28.57%) SCOM
11 6 (28.57%) Change Management
11 6 (28.57%) Cisco

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (76.19%) MS Exchange
2 14 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (42.86%) IIS
4 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (19.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (19.05%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (19.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (76.19%) Office 365
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) DNS
2 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) SAN
3 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
4 5 (23.81%) DHCP
4 5 (23.81%) iSCSI
5 3 (14.29%) Skype
6 2 (9.52%) HTTP
6 2 (9.52%) SMTP
7 1 (4.76%) VLAN
7 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Support Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) IT Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) IT Support
2 9 (42.86%) IT Support Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior IT Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior IT Support
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Exchange Migration Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Senior Server Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Senior Server Support Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Server Support
6 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Support
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Messaging Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Exchange Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
2 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.52%) PKI
4 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (23.81%) Linux
6 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
7 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Migration
2 6 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
3 4 (19.05%) Security Management
4 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security
6 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
6 1 (4.76%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) Presales
6 1 (4.76%) Process Management
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) CCNP
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (52.38%) Hyper-V
3 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (19.05%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (19.05%) ISA Server
5 2 (9.52%) vCloud
6 1 (4.76%) MetaFrame
6 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) SCCM
2 6 (28.57%) SCOM
3 5 (23.81%) SCVMM
4 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) MobileIron
4 5 (23.81%) Nimble Storage
5 4 (19.05%) WatchGuard
6 3 (14.29%) Dell
6 3 (14.29%) HP
7 2 (9.52%) Veeam
8 1 (4.76%) Citrix
Rochester, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago