The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 29 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 1.01% 0.44% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.00% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Lync
South Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
40 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 20.20% 14.16% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 27
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,783
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Lync
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Lync Salary Trend in Newport

Lync
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix