The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 82 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 10 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.10% 1.41% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.25% 7.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 0
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -7.60%
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 Southampton region.

Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
138 177 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 15.16% 19.24% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 128 168 151
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Lync
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Lync Salary Trend in Southampton

Lync
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Southampton

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 10 (58.82%) PBX
2 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
2 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (23.53%) Office 365
5 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) MCSE
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.76%) MCITP
6 2 (11.76%) SLA
6 2 (11.76%) CTI
6 2 (11.76%) MS Office
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) LAN
6 2 (11.76%) WAN
6 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (11.76%) Software Distribution
7 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (5.88%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (5.88%) F5
7 1 (5.88%) Demand Management
7 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) PBX
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) CTI
3 1 (5.88%) MPLS
3 1 (5.88%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) BGP
3 1 (5.88%) DPNSS
3 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.88%) QSIG
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Solutions Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
1 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Software Distribution
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) ITSM
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Demand Management
3 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) MOM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Avaya
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Mitel
2 1 (5.88%) F5
2 1 (5.88%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
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