The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 129 112 138
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Permanent jobs citing Lync 55 39 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.45% 1.40% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.50% 6.67% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 51 25 3
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
846 585 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.35% 21.04% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 669 472 438
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £24,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Lync
West Yorkshire

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 23 April 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Leeds

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 99 (89.19%) Microsoft
2 74 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 71 (63.96%) SharePoint
4 55 (49.55%) Windows
5 50 (45.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 46 (41.44%) Active Directory
7 38 (34.23%) MS Excel
7 38 (34.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 37 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 35 (31.53%) Unified Communications
10 34 (30.63%) SQL Server
11 32 (28.83%) MS Office
11 32 (28.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 31 (27.93%) SharePoint Server
13 29 (26.13%) Cisco Certification
13 29 (26.13%) Cisco
14 28 (25.23%) MCSE
14 28 (25.23%) DNS
15 27 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
16 26 (23.42%) DHCP
17 25 (22.52%) SAN
17 25 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2013
18 24 (21.62%) VPN
18 24 (21.62%) Finance
19 23 (20.72%) Firewall
19 23 (20.72%) Office Communications Server
20 22 (19.82%) ITIL
21 21 (18.92%) Service Delivery
21 21 (18.92%) SharePoint Foundation
22 20 (18.02%) Business Intelligence

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 74 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 71 (63.96%) SharePoint
3 50 (45.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (34.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 31 (27.93%) SharePoint Server
6 25 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (20.72%) Office Communications Server
8 21 (18.92%) SharePoint Foundation
9 18 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 16 (14.41%) IIS
11 11 (9.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.90%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.90%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.90%) Apache
Applications
1 38 (34.23%) MS Excel
2 32 (28.83%) MS Office
3 19 (17.12%) PowerPivot
4 15 (13.51%) InfoPath
5 14 (12.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.80%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.32%) Office 365
2 10 (9.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (31.53%) Unified Communications
2 28 (25.23%) DNS
3 26 (23.42%) DHCP
4 25 (22.52%) SAN
5 24 (21.62%) VPN
6 23 (20.72%) Firewall
7 17 (15.32%) TCP/IP
8 15 (13.51%) MPLS
9 9 (8.11%) PBX
10 8 (7.21%) Internet
11 7 (6.31%) SMTP
12 5 (4.50%) PSTN
12 5 (4.50%) LAN
12 5 (4.50%) NetScaler
12 5 (4.50%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (3.60%) SSL
14 3 (2.70%) H.323
14 3 (2.70%) Wireless
14 3 (2.70%) WAN
15 2 (1.80%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.63%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (9.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.70%) MySQL
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 24 (21.62%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.90%) Advertising
4 1 (0.90%) Banking
4 1 (0.90%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (28.83%) Administrator
1 32 (28.83%) SharePoint Administrator
2 26 (23.42%) Consultant
3 11 (9.91%) Analyst
4 9 (8.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 8 (7.21%) Operations Analyst
5 8 (7.21%) IT Operations Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (5.41%) Architect
7 6 (5.41%) IT Consultant
8 5 (4.50%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Service Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.50%) IT Services Manager
8 5 (4.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Services Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Technical Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.70%) XMPP
2 1 (0.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.41%) Clustering
2 12 (10.81%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.50%) EqualLogic
4 4 (3.60%) iPad
4 4 (3.60%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (3.60%) iPhone
4 4 (3.60%) PKI
5 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.80%) CMDB
6 1 (0.90%) Statistics
6 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (49.55%) Windows
2 37 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (9.01%) Windows 7
6 7 (6.31%) Linux
7 5 (4.50%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.50%) CentOS
8 4 (3.60%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.60%) Android
8 4 (3.60%) Windows Phone
9 2 (1.80%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.82%) ITIL
2 21 (18.92%) Service Delivery
3 20 (18.02%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (15.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (13.51%) Change Control
6 13 (11.71%) Load Balancing
6 13 (11.71%) Change Management
7 9 (8.11%) PRINCE2
8 8 (7.21%) Problem Management
9 7 (6.31%) Migration
10 6 (5.41%) Use Case
11 5 (4.50%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (4.50%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (4.50%) Business Continuity
11 5 (4.50%) CRM
12 4 (3.60%) Project Management
12 4 (3.60%) Service Management
12 4 (3.60%) Identity Management
12 4 (3.60%) ITIL V3
12 4 (3.60%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.91%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.31%) SQL
3 5 (4.50%) VBScript
3 5 (4.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (28.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (26.13%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (25.23%) MCSE
4 20 (18.02%) CCNA
5 16 (14.41%) MCITP
6 15 (13.51%) Degree
7 12 (10.81%) MCP
8 10 (9.01%) MCSA
8 10 (9.01%) MCTS
9 6 (5.41%) Security Cleared
10 5 (4.50%) MBA
11 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.80%) CCIE
11 2 (1.80%) CCNP
12 1 (0.90%) CCDA
12 1 (0.90%) ISEB
12 1 (0.90%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) SLA
2 5 (4.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (41.44%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.51%) Hyper-V
3 14 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (9.91%) vSphere
5 10 (9.01%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (9.01%) XenDesktop
6 8 (7.21%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (5.41%) XenServer
8 4 (3.60%) UAG
9 2 (1.80%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.80%) Xen
10 1 (0.90%) NFS
10 1 (0.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (16.22%) SCCM
2 16 (14.41%) SCOM
3 8 (7.21%) Nagios
4 5 (4.50%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.90%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.90%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.90%) SCSM
5 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.90%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.90%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.90%) OpenView
Vendors
1 99 (89.19%) Microsoft
2 29 (26.13%) Cisco
3 17 (15.32%) Citrix
3 17 (15.32%) VMware
4 16 (14.41%) Dell
5 14 (12.61%) HP
6 9 (8.11%) CommVault
7 8 (7.21%) Huawei
7 8 (7.21%) Veeam
8 7 (6.31%) Mitel
9 6 (5.41%) Polycom
9 6 (5.41%) Siemens
10 5 (4.50%) NetApp
10 5 (4.50%) Oracle
10 5 (4.50%) Juniper
11 3 (2.70%) EMC
12 1 (0.90%) Avaya
12 1 (0.90%) IBM
12 1 (0.90%) Lotus
12 1 (0.90%) AppSense
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