The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 119 120 137
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Lync 61 66 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.81% 1.81% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.61% 7.01% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 62 7
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,500 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Lync
West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
802 941 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.76% 25.77% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 592 707 420
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Lync
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Lync Salary Trend in Leeds

Lync
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Leeds

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 79 (79.00%) Microsoft
2 70 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 61 (61.00%) Active Directory
4 37 (37.00%) Cisco
4 37 (37.00%) Unified Communications
5 36 (36.00%) MS Excel
5 36 (36.00%) SQL Server
6 35 (35.00%) LAN
6 35 (35.00%) WAN
7 33 (33.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 32 (32.00%) Windows
9 30 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 29 (29.00%) ITIL
11 25 (25.00%) VMware
12 23 (23.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (23.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 19 (19.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (19.00%) MCSE
14 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (15.00%) SQL
15 15 (15.00%) Blackberry
15 15 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 14 (14.00%) MCTS
16 14 (14.00%) AirWatch
16 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
17 13 (13.00%) Video Conferencing
18 11 (11.00%) Incident Management
18 11 (11.00%) VoIP
18 11 (11.00%) PowerShell
19 10 (10.00%) Cyber Security

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 70 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 33 (33.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (23.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 9 (9.00%) IBM Notes
7 3 (3.00%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.00%) IIS
9 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.00%) MS Office
3 4 (4.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (37.00%) Unified Communications
2 35 (35.00%) LAN
2 35 (35.00%) WAN
3 11 (11.00%) VoIP
4 10 (10.00%) Firewall
5 9 (9.00%) Telepresence
5 9 (9.00%) SAN
6 8 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (7.00%) DNS
8 6 (6.00%) HTTPS
8 6 (6.00%) FTP
8 6 (6.00%) SSH
9 3 (3.00%) DHCP
9 3 (3.00%) Internet
10 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.00%) ISDN
10 2 (2.00%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.00%) Wireless
11 1 (1.00%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (9.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.00%) Back Office
3 2 (2.00%) Electronics
3 2 (2.00%) Local Government
4 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (23.00%) Communications Engineer
2 18 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (17.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 12 (12.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.00%) Consultant
5 9 (9.00%) Exchange Engineer
6 7 (7.00%) Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Messaging Consultant
9 4 (4.00%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (3.00%) Senior Manager
10 3 (3.00%) Support Specialist
10 3 (3.00%) Exchange Consultant
10 3 (3.00%) Senior Project Manager
10 3 (3.00%) Communications Manager
11 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Specialist
11 2 (2.00%) Unified Communications Consultant
11 2 (2.00%) Messaging Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.00%) Blackberry
2 13 (13.00%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.00%) Clustering
5 1 (1.00%) SecurID
5 1 (1.00%) CMDB
5 1 (1.00%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.00%) Windows
2 23 (23.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.00%) Linux
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.00%) Android
5 4 (4.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.00%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.00%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.00%) Debian
8 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.00%) ITIL
2 11 (11.00%) Incident Management
3 10 (10.00%) Cyber Security
4 8 (8.00%) Change Management
5 7 (7.00%) High Availability
6 5 (5.00%) Project Management
7 4 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.00%) Migration
7 4 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.00%) Time Management
9 2 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.00%) Software Deployment
9 2 (2.00%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.00%) BCP
9 2 (2.00%) Service Management
10 1 (1.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.00%) SQL
2 11 (11.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (19.00%) MCSE
3 14 (14.00%) MCTS
3 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 6 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.00%) CCNP
6 4 (4.00%) MCSA
7 3 (3.00%) CCNA
7 3 (3.00%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.00%) MCITP
8 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) SLA
1 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 61 (61.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (19.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.00%) Terminal Services
4 5 (5.00%) vSphere
5 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.00%) XenApp
5 1 (1.00%) XenServer
5 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.00%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 14 (14.00%) AirWatch
2 7 (7.00%) SCCM
3 6 (6.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (4.00%) SCOM
5 2 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (2.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (2.00%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.00%) vMotion
6 1 (1.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 79 (79.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (37.00%) Cisco
3 25 (25.00%) VMware
4 9 (9.00%) Tandberg
4 9 (9.00%) Lotus
5 7 (7.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (7.00%) HP
6 4 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.00%) CommVault
7 3 (3.00%) Symantec
7 3 (3.00%) Dell
7 3 (3.00%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (2.00%) Mitel
8 2 (2.00%) Citrix
8 2 (2.00%) Juniper
8 2 (2.00%) IBM
8 2 (2.00%) Adobe
8 2 (2.00%) Remedy
8 2 (2.00%) Sophos
8 2 (2.00%) Apple
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