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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 72 78 91
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Lync 27 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.10% 1.64% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.16% 7.59% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 4
Average salary £24,000 £42,500 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.52% -40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £37,500 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £77,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
222 224 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 17.28% 21.56% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 165 161 167
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 April 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 45 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 27 (52.94%) Windows
3 23 (45.10%) VMware
4 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (39.22%) VoIP
6 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
7 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 17 (33.33%) Avaya
8 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (31.37%) SharePoint
9 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
9 15 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (29.41%) SCCM
10 14 (27.45%) Unified Communications
10 14 (27.45%) SharePoint 2013
10 14 (27.45%) ITIL
11 13 (25.49%) Finance
12 10 (19.61%) PRINCE2
12 10 (19.61%) WAN
12 10 (19.61%) Cisco
12 10 (19.61%) Degree
13 9 (17.65%) Billing
13 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
13 9 (17.65%) Polycom
13 9 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (17.65%) MobileIron

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 16 (31.37%) SharePoint
3 14 (27.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (9.80%) IIS
5 3 (5.88%) Apache
5 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.92%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (39.22%) VoIP
2 14 (27.45%) Unified Communications
3 10 (19.61%) WAN
4 8 (15.69%) LAN
5 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.88%) ADSL
6 3 (5.88%) Broadband
6 3 (5.88%) SAN
6 3 (5.88%) Internet
7 2 (3.92%) Firewall
7 2 (3.92%) VLAN
7 2 (3.92%) DMZ
7 2 (3.92%) PBX
7 2 (3.92%) PSTN
7 2 (3.92%) DNS
7 2 (3.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Billing
3 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Support Technician
2 10 (19.61%) Consultant
3 7 (13.73%) Communications Manager
4 6 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) IT Support
5 4 (7.84%) ICT Technician
5 4 (7.84%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Exchange Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
7 1 (1.96%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (1.96%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Network Team Leader
7 1 (1.96%) Desktop Support
7 1 (1.96%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) HTML
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Windows
2 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.88%) UNIX
4 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.88%) Solaris
4 3 (5.88%) Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) PRINCE2
3 2 (3.92%) CRM
3 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.92%) Six Sigma
3 2 (3.92%) Project Management
3 2 (3.92%) Change Management
3 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
3 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
3 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
3 2 (3.92%) ITIL V3
3 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (1.96%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) VB
2 6 (11.76%) SQL
3 3 (5.88%) VBA
3 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.92%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (19.61%) Degree
3 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
4 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.92%) MCITP
5 2 (3.92%) MCSE
5 2 (3.92%) MCSA
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) SCCM
2 7 (13.73%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 45 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 23 (45.10%) VMware
3 17 (33.33%) Avaya
4 10 (19.61%) Cisco
5 9 (17.65%) Polycom
5 9 (17.65%) MobileIron
6 8 (15.69%) Citrix
7 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle
7 3 (5.88%) EMC
8 1 (1.96%) Cognizant
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