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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 69 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.24% - 3.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.05% - 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 11
Average salary £30,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
95 79 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.23% 24.76% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 68 74 60
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Ethereal
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Ethereal
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) F5