The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 89 72 88
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Lync 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.46% 0.29% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.76% 0.99% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £26,500 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% -10.44%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +25.00%
Lync
Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
181 202 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 16.77% 29.36% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 154 109 148
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Lync
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Lync Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Lync
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Lync
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +4 4 £26,500 -11.66%
Lync
Yorkshire

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
3 14 (87.50%) VMware
4 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (62.50%) Hyper-V
6 10 (62.50%) Citrix
7 9 (56.25%) MCSE
7 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (56.25%) XenDesktop
7 9 (56.25%) MCTS
7 9 (56.25%) MCITP
8 8 (50.00%) CCEE
8 8 (50.00%) CCA
8 8 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
9 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (37.50%) Unified Communications
10 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
10 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
10 6 (37.50%) ITIL
10 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
11 5 (31.25%) SAN
12 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (25.00%) Dell
12 4 (25.00%) Legal
12 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
12 4 (25.00%) Firewall
12 4 (25.00%) UAG

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 (43.75%) MS Exchange
1 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Unified Communications
2 5 (31.25%) SAN
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) MCSE
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (56.25%) MCTS
1 9 (56.25%) MCITP
2 8 (50.00%) CCEE
2 8 (50.00%) CCA
2 8 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 9 (56.25%) XenDesktop
5 4 (25.00%) UAG
6 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
1 2 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) Dell
5 2 (12.50%) HP