The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Nottinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 80 92 88
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Lync 17 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.57% 0.53% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.25% 3.31% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 6
Average salary £42,000 £61,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Application Platforms Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
206 181 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 19.02% 16.07% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 139 164 150
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,246 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +3.27%
Lync
East Midlands

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 10 July 2014.

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 10 July 2014. 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 +13 15 £42,000 -40.00%
Lync
East Midlands

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 45 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 42 (84.00%) Active Directory
3 25 (50.00%) Citrix
3 25 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (50.00%) VMware
4 24 (48.00%) Windows
4 24 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (46.00%) MS Excel
6 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (36.00%) MCSE
7 18 (36.00%) XenDesktop
8 16 (32.00%) Hyper-V
9 15 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
9 15 (30.00%) CCEE
10 13 (26.00%) MS Exchange
11 12 (24.00%) SQL
11 12 (24.00%) SharePoint
11 12 (24.00%) NetApp
12 11 (22.00%) Unified Communications
12 11 (22.00%) Office 365
13 10 (20.00%) XenApp
13 10 (20.00%) XenServer
13 10 (20.00%) MCITP
14 9 (18.00%) CA
14 9 (18.00%) MCTS
15 8 (16.00%) CCA
16 7 (14.00%) CCIA
16 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2013
17 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 6 (12.00%) SAN

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 13 (26.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (24.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 23 (46.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) Unified Communications
2 6 (12.00%) SAN
3 5 (10.00%) NAS
4 2 (4.00%) S/MIME
5 1 (2.00%) Wireless
5 1 (2.00%) ATM
5 1 (2.00%) SMTP
General
1 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
2 16 (32.00%) Consultant
3 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Specialist
6 3 (6.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Citrix Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.00%) CRM Consultant
8 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.00%) Citrix Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) Messaging Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Windows
2 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.00%) Change Control
2 2 (4.00%) High Availability
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL
3 1 (2.00%) CRM
3 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (2.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (36.00%) MCSE
3 15 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
3 15 (30.00%) CCEE
4 10 (20.00%) MCITP
5 9 (18.00%) MCTS
6 8 (16.00%) CCA
7 7 (14.00%) CCIA
8 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (10.00%) NCIE
9 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (4.00%) Degree
11 1 (2.00%) CCVP
11 1 (2.00%) MCP
11 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (2.00%) CCIE
11 1 (2.00%) CCNP
11 1 (2.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (84.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (36.00%) XenDesktop
4 16 (32.00%) Hyper-V
5 10 (20.00%) XenApp
5 10 (20.00%) XenServer
6 3 (6.00%) VMware Server
7 2 (4.00%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) SCCM
2 4 (8.00%) SCOM
2 4 (8.00%) SCVMM
2 4 (8.00%) SCDPM
2 4 (8.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 45 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (50.00%) Citrix
2 25 (50.00%) VMware
3 12 (24.00%) NetApp
4 9 (18.00%) CA
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco
5 3 (6.00%) HP
6 2 (4.00%) Intel
6 2 (4.00%) Symantec
6 2 (4.00%) Juniper
6 2 (4.00%) MobileIron
6 2 (4.00%) Veeam
7 1 (2.00%) Trend Micro
7 1 (2.00%) Mitel
7 1 (2.00%) IronPort
7 1 (2.00%) Sophos
7 1 (2.00%) TOWER Software
7 1 (2.00%) Avaya