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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 51 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.60% 0.22% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.20% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -10.00%
Lync
Hampshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
91 142 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 27.08% 31.28% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 76 81 85
Average salary £31,500 £27,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.54% -19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Lync
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Lync Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Back Office
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) VMware

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) Skype
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Operations Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) HP