The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 63 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 28 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.76% 0.93% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.79% 5.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 0
Average salary £24,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Lync
Nottinghamshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
203 182 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 20.00% 16.93% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 159 131 136
Average salary £37,500 £42,800 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.38% +14.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Lync
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Lync Salary Trend in Nottingham

Lync
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 31 (86.11%) Microsoft
2 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 19 (52.78%) VMware
4 18 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (44.44%) Windows
6 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
7 11 (30.56%) SharePoint
7 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
8 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (27.78%) SCCM
9 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (25.00%) VoIP
9 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
10 8 (22.22%) Avaya
10 8 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
11 7 (19.44%) Unified Communications
11 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
11 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
11 7 (19.44%) Citrix
11 7 (19.44%) MS Office
12 6 (16.67%) WAN
12 6 (16.67%) ITIL
12 6 (16.67%) LAN
12 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2 Certification

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 11 (30.56%) SharePoint
1 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (11.11%) Apache
4 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.78%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (19.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) VoIP
2 7 (19.44%) Unified Communications
3 6 (16.67%) WAN
3 6 (16.67%) LAN
4 4 (11.11%) Internet
4 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.11%) ADSL
4 4 (11.11%) Broadband
5 2 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Consultant
2 9 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 9 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) IT Support
4 3 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.78%) ICT Technician
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) UNIX Support
6 1 (2.78%) IT Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Communications Manager
6 1 (2.78%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Replication
2 2 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 4 (11.11%) UNIX
4 4 (11.11%) Linux
4 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 3 (8.33%) Solaris
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 6 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Six Sigma
3 2 (5.56%) Project Management
3 2 (5.56%) Change Management
3 2 (5.56%) CRM
3 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.78%) Email Management
4 1 (2.78%) Resource Management
4 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.56%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) VBA
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) MCITP
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) MCSE
5 1 (2.78%) MCSA
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 18 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Microsoft
2 19 (52.78%) VMware
3 8 (22.22%) Avaya
4 7 (19.44%) Citrix
5 4 (11.11%) EMC
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco
6 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.56%) Polycom
7 2 (5.56%) MobileIron