The first table below looks at the demand for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 70 63 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Lync 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.68% 0.45% 1.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.00% 2.67% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £32,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
Application Platforms Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
100 75 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 16.98% 16.85% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 95 70 51
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Lync
Leicestershire

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Lync
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Lync Salary Trend in Leicester

Lync
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Leicester

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) SharePoint
3 9 (75.00%) CRM
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
5 7 (58.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
6 6 (50.00%) LINQ
6 6 (50.00%) jQuery
6 6 (50.00%) WCF
6 6 (50.00%) RESTful
6 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 6 (50.00%) SOAP
6 6 (50.00%) Web Services
6 6 (50.00%) XML
6 6 (50.00%) C#
6 6 (50.00%) Delphi
6 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) Billing
7 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
7 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
8 4 (33.33%) Office 365
8 4 (33.33%) DNS
9 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (25.00%) MS Office
9 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (25.00%) Wireless
9 3 (25.00%) Migration

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 10 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Site Server
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) IaaS
2 3 (25.00%) SaaS
2 3 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 2 (16.67%) PABX
3 2 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WLAN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Software Development Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) SOAP
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
1 6 (50.00%) XML
1 6 (50.00%) WCF
1 6 (50.00%) LINQ
1 6 (50.00%) jQuery
1 6 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) MOF
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) Delphi
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCTS
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
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