The first table below looks at the demand for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 18 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 86 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 5 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.53% - 1.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.94% - 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 10
Average salary £36,250 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 - £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Application Platforms Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
170 121 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.86% 16.78% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 160 109 110
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Lync
East Midlands

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Lync
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Lync Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Lync
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Lync
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 3 £47,500 - 2
Lutterworth - 2 £27,500 - 1
Lync
East Midlands

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) CRM
3 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
4 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (42.86%) Billing
6 6 (42.86%) jQuery
6 6 (42.86%) WCF
6 6 (42.86%) LINQ
6 6 (42.86%) RESTful
6 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
6 6 (42.86%) SOAP
6 6 (42.86%) Web Services
6 6 (42.86%) XML
6 6 (42.86%) C#
6 6 (42.86%) Delphi
6 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 6 (42.86%) DNS
7 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
7 5 (35.71%) Office 365
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) Firewall
8 4 (28.57%) Wireless
9 3 (21.43%) VMware

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (7.14%) IIS
5 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (7.14%) Site Server
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 3 (21.43%) IaaS
2 3 (21.43%) SaaS
2 3 (21.43%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) NetScreen
5 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.14%) WLAN
5 1 (7.14%) VLAN
5 1 (7.14%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (42.86%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Developer
1 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Software Development Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Development Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) jQuery
1 6 (42.86%) WCF
1 6 (42.86%) LINQ
1 6 (42.86%) RESTful
1 6 (42.86%) SOAP
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
1 6 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) MOF
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Business Development
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) Delphi
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
5 1 (7.14%) XenApp
5 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCDPM
2 1 (7.14%) SCSM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
Lutterworth
Reynolds and Reynolds
Salary: 23-30K
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago