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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 135 128 148
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Permanent jobs citing Lync 51 60 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.46% 1.64% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.43% 6.66% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 43 56 5
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,750 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -10.00%
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
793 901 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.74% 24.61% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 598 657 438
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 28 July 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Leeds

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 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 78 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 69 (71.88%) MS Exchange
3 61 (63.54%) Active Directory
4 36 (37.50%) Cisco
5 35 (36.46%) LAN
5 35 (36.46%) WAN
5 35 (36.46%) MS Excel
5 35 (36.46%) Unified Communications
6 34 (35.42%) SQL Server
7 33 (34.38%) Windows
8 31 (32.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 29 (30.21%) ITIL
10 27 (28.13%) VMware
10 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (23.96%) Exchange Server 2013
13 21 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (15.63%) SQL
15 15 (15.63%) MCSE
16 13 (13.54%) Blackberry
16 13 (13.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 13 (13.54%) PowerShell
16 13 (13.54%) Video Conferencing
17 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Certified Master
17 11 (11.46%) AirWatch
17 11 (11.46%) MCTS
17 11 (11.46%) Incident Management
18 10 (10.42%) SharePoint
18 10 (10.42%) DNS

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 69 (71.88%) MS Exchange
2 31 (32.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (23.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (13.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (10.42%) SharePoint
6 9 (9.38%) IBM Notes
7 3 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.04%) IIS
Applications
1 35 (36.46%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.33%) MS Office
3 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) Office 365
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (36.46%) LAN
1 35 (36.46%) WAN
1 35 (36.46%) Unified Communications
2 10 (10.42%) DNS
3 9 (9.38%) Telepresence
3 9 (9.38%) VoIP
3 9 (9.38%) SAN
4 8 (8.33%) Firewall
5 6 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (5.21%) DHCP
6 5 (5.21%) FTP
6 5 (5.21%) HTTPS
6 5 (5.21%) SSH
7 4 (4.17%) Internet
8 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.08%) ISDN
8 2 (2.08%) DMZ
9 1 (1.04%) NAS
9 1 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.04%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.17%) Finance
3 2 (2.08%) Law
3 2 (2.08%) Back Office
3 2 (2.08%) Local Government
4 1 (1.04%) Electronics
4 1 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (23.96%) Communications Engineer
2 19 (19.79%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (11.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Exchange Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Consultant
7 7 (7.29%) Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Messaging Consultant
8 5 (5.21%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (3.13%) Communications Manager
10 3 (3.13%) Exchange Consultant
10 3 (3.13%) Support Specialist
11 2 (2.08%) Applications Support
11 2 (2.08%) Support Analyst
11 2 (2.08%) Applications Specialist
11 2 (2.08%) Network Engineer
11 2 (2.08%) Desktop Support
11 2 (2.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) Web Services
1 3 (3.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Blackberry
1 13 (13.54%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.13%) Clustering
4 2 (2.08%) SecurID
4 2 (2.08%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.04%) CMDB
5 1 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.38%) Windows
2 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.29%) Linux
5 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.17%) Android
6 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.08%) Debian
7 2 (2.08%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.08%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.21%) ITIL
2 11 (11.46%) Incident Management
3 10 (10.42%) Cyber Security
4 7 (7.29%) Change Management
5 6 (6.25%) High Availability
6 5 (5.21%) Migration
7 3 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.13%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.13%) Service Management
7 3 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.08%) BCP
8 2 (2.08%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.08%) Project Management
8 2 (2.08%) Software Deployment
8 2 (2.08%) Time Management
9 1 (1.04%) Matrix Management
9 1 (1.04%) Network Management
9 1 (1.04%) E-Discovery
9 1 (1.04%) Change Control
9 1 (1.04%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.63%) SQL
2 13 (13.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (15.63%) MCSE
3 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 11 (11.46%) MCTS
4 6 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.21%) CCNP
6 3 (3.13%) CCNA
6 3 (3.13%) MCITP
7 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.08%) MCSA
7 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.04%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 61 (63.54%) Active Directory
2 21 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.25%) vSphere
4 5 (5.21%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.08%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.04%) XenApp
6 1 (1.04%) XenServer
6 1 (1.04%) MetaFrame
6 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (11.46%) AirWatch
2 9 (9.38%) SCCM
3 6 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (5.21%) SCOM
5 2 (2.08%) WSUS
5 2 (2.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (2.08%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.04%) vMotion
6 1 (1.04%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 78 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 36 (37.50%) Cisco
3 27 (28.13%) VMware
4 9 (9.38%) Tandberg
4 9 (9.38%) Lotus
5 7 (7.29%) HP
6 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.21%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.21%) Symantec
7 4 (4.17%) NetApp
7 4 (4.17%) Citrix
8 3 (3.13%) CommVault
8 3 (3.13%) Remedy
9 2 (2.08%) Sophos
9 2 (2.08%) Mitel
9 2 (2.08%) Adobe
9 2 (2.08%) IBM
9 2 (2.08%) Apple
9 2 (2.08%) Juniper
9 2 (2.08%) MobileIron
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago