The first table below looks at the demand for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 28 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.83% 1.46% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.86% 5.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £30,000 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Application Platforms Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
35 53 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 29.17% 25.85% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 19
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Lync
West Midlands

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Lync
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Lync Salary Trend in Shropshire

Lync
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Telford 0 1 £30,000 +30.43%
Ellesmere - 1 £30,000 -
Shrewsbury - 1 £30,000 -
Lync
West Midlands

Lync
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) VMware