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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 51 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Lync 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.54% 0.46% 1.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.17% 1.38% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% -23.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
63 145 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.12% 33.18% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 48 134 63
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,814
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Intune
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365 Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel