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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 64 65 83
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Lync 18 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.34% 2.00% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.85% 9.57% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 3
Average salary £39,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £52,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -10.52%
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
130 188 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 16.91% 20.91% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 110 177 184
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 3 June 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Southampton

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (71.43%) PBX
2 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 13 (61.90%) MS Excel
4 4 (19.05%) SLA
4 4 (19.05%) LAN
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (14.29%) Office 365
6 2 (9.52%) F5
6 2 (9.52%) Demand Management
6 2 (9.52%) Aerohive Networks
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.52%) Mitel
6 2 (9.52%) Network Design
6 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.52%) Operations Management
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.52%) Firewall
6 2 (9.52%) ITSM
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco
6 2 (9.52%) VoIP
6 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
6 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
6 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.52%) VPN

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (61.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) PBX
2 4 (19.05%) LAN
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) VoIP
3 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) MPLS
3 2 (9.52%) OSPF
3 2 (9.52%) BGP
3 2 (9.52%) DPNSS
3 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
3 2 (9.52%) QSIG
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Solutions Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Junior
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (9.52%) Demand Management
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design
3 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.52%) Operations Management
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) ITSM
3 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) F5
2 2 (9.52%) Aerohive Networks
2 2 (9.52%) Mitel
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) Avaya
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday