The first table below looks at the demand for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Oldham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank - 13 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham - 4.26% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 15.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £40,291 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Application Platforms Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 17.86% 27.66% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 21
Average salary £33,750 £33,373 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +25.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Lync
Manchester

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Lync
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Lync Salary Trend in Oldham

Lync
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft