The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 81 67 91
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +24
Permanent jobs citing Lync 15 34 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.20% 2.90% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.73% 13.03% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 5
Average salary £24,000 £42,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.52% -39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
223 261 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 17.77% 22.25% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 177 180 177
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Lync
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Lync Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Lync
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Lync
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Nottingham -11 14 £24,000 -43.52%
Lync
East Midlands

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 52 (89.66%) Microsoft
2 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
2 31 (53.45%) Windows
3 24 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (37.93%) VMware
5 21 (36.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (34.48%) Avaya
6 20 (34.48%) ITIL
6 20 (34.48%) VoIP
7 17 (29.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (29.31%) Unified Communications
8 16 (27.59%) SharePoint
9 15 (25.86%) MS Excel
9 15 (25.86%) MS Exchange
10 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
10 13 (22.41%) Finance
10 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (22.41%) SCCM
10 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (22.41%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
12 10 (17.24%) WAN
12 10 (17.24%) PRINCE2
12 10 (17.24%) MS Office
13 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (15.52%) Internet
13 9 (15.52%) EMC
13 9 (15.52%) UNIX
13 9 (15.52%) Solaris

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 16 (27.59%) SharePoint
2 15 (25.86%) MS Exchange
3 13 (22.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (15.52%) Apache
4 9 (15.52%) Tomcat
5 5 (8.62%) IIS
6 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (3.45%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 15 (25.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (17.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (34.48%) VoIP
2 17 (29.31%) Unified Communications
3 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
4 10 (17.24%) WAN
5 9 (15.52%) Internet
5 9 (15.52%) ADSL
5 9 (15.52%) Broadband
6 8 (13.79%) LAN
7 5 (8.62%) PBX
8 3 (5.17%) SAN
9 2 (3.45%) VLAN
9 2 (3.45%) Firewall
9 2 (3.45%) DMZ
9 2 (3.45%) PSTN
9 2 (3.45%) DNS
9 2 (3.45%) DHCP
10 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Billing
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Support Technician
2 11 (18.97%) IT Support
2 11 (18.97%) IT Support Technician
3 10 (17.24%) Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Communications Manager
4 7 (12.07%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) UNIX Support
6 5 (8.62%) Linux Support
7 4 (6.90%) ICT Technician
8 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Voice Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Voice Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.45%) Project Manager
10 1 (1.72%) Senior Manager
10 1 (1.72%) 3rd Line Support
10 1 (1.72%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) HTML
2 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (53.45%) Windows
2 24 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (15.52%) UNIX
4 9 (15.52%) Solaris
4 9 (15.52%) Linux
4 9 (15.52%) Windows XP
4 9 (15.52%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) ITIL
2 10 (17.24%) PRINCE2
3 2 (3.45%) ITIL V3
3 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (3.45%) Load Balancing
3 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
3 2 (3.45%) Asset Management
3 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (3.45%) Change Management
3 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (3.45%) Six Sigma
3 2 (3.45%) Project Management
3 2 (3.45%) CRM
3 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.72%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) VB
2 6 (10.34%) SQL
3 3 (5.17%) VBA
4 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (29.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.52%) Degree
3 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
4 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (5.17%) MCSE
5 3 (5.17%) MCSA
6 2 (3.45%) MCITP
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
2 21 (36.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (22.41%) SCCM
2 7 (12.07%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 52 (89.66%) Microsoft
2 22 (37.93%) VMware
3 20 (34.48%) Avaya
4 9 (15.52%) EMC
4 9 (15.52%) Oracle
4 9 (15.52%) Cisco
4 9 (15.52%) MobileIron
4 9 (15.52%) Polycom
5 8 (13.79%) Citrix
6 3 (5.17%) Mitel
7 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.72%) Cognizant