The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank - - 49
Permanent jobs citing Lync 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -7.60%
Lync
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
27 27 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 20.15% 14.92% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 32
Average salary £38,000 £26,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.39% -31.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Lync
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Lync Salary Trend in Northern Ireland