The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Lync
Rank 30 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.26% - 1.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.22% - 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
Lync
Bedfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
46 41 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 21.40% 15.19% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 44 25 59
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Lync
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Lync Salary Trend in Luton

Lync
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Intranet
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Azure Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft