The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 73 72 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Lync 6 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.80% 0.71% 2.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.57% 3.45% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 3
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Lync
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
168 174 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.40% 20.54% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 157 168 88
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,250 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Lync
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Lync Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Lync
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Lync
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
Northampton -8 5 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Lync
East Midlands

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Office 365
3 10 (66.67%) SharePoint
4 9 (60.00%) Windows
5 8 (53.33%) Internet
5 8 (53.33%) Degree
6 7 (46.67%) Extranet
6 7 (46.67%) Intranet
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (46.67%) ITIL
6 7 (46.67%) MCP
6 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 5 (33.33%) Service Management
8 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 5 (33.33%) Coaching
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (26.67%) MCSE
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco
10 3 (20.00%) HP
10 3 (20.00%) SAN
10 3 (20.00%) NetApp
10 3 (20.00%) MCSA
10 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (20.00%) Firewall
10 3 (20.00%) MCITP
10 3 (20.00%) SCCM
10 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
11 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (73.33%) Office 365
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Internet
2 7 (46.67%) Extranet
2 7 (46.67%) Intranet
3 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WLAN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) HSRP
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Law
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Service Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
2 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (33.33%) Coaching
3 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (46.67%) MCP
3 4 (26.67%) MCSE
4 3 (20.00%) MCSA
4 3 (20.00%) MCITP
5 1 (6.67%) CCNP
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (6.67%) VCP4
5 1 (6.67%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Brocade
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
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