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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 58 76 90
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Lync 20 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.90% 0.83% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.42% 3.40% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 5
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £42,500 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -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 Southampton region.

Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
161 206 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.33% 24.32% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 139 193 213
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 4 August 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Southampton

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 18 (58.06%) PBX
2 18 (58.06%) SC Cleared
2 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
3 16 (51.61%) MS Excel
4 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
4 10 (32.26%) WAN
5 9 (29.03%) LAN
5 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
6 8 (25.81%) Cisco
7 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
8 6 (19.35%) XenApp
8 6 (19.35%) vSphere
9 5 (16.13%) XenDesktop
9 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (16.13%) NAS
9 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
9 5 (16.13%) VMware
9 5 (16.13%) DNS
9 5 (16.13%) Citrix
9 5 (16.13%) SAN
9 5 (16.13%) DHCP
9 5 (16.13%) WLAN
10 4 (12.90%) ITIL
10 4 (12.90%) Windows
10 4 (12.90%) SLA
11 3 (9.68%) VPN
11 3 (9.68%) Linux
11 3 (9.68%) MS Office
11 3 (9.68%) Firewall

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (51.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) PBX
2 10 (32.26%) WAN
3 9 (29.03%) LAN
4 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
5 5 (16.13%) DHCP
5 5 (16.13%) WLAN
5 5 (16.13%) SAN
5 5 (16.13%) NAS
5 5 (16.13%) DNS
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (9.68%) Firewall
6 3 (9.68%) VPN
7 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
7 2 (6.45%) VoIP
7 2 (6.45%) MPLS
7 2 (6.45%) OSPF
7 2 (6.45%) BGP
7 2 (6.45%) DPNSS
7 2 (6.45%) EIGRP
7 2 (6.45%) QSIG
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Support Technician
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support Technician
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support
4 2 (6.45%) Junior
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.45%) ITSM
3 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.45%) Operations Management
3 2 (6.45%) Software Distribution
3 2 (6.45%) Demand Management
3 2 (6.45%) Network Design
4 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.23%) Coaching
4 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) Time Management
4 1 (3.23%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VBScript
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) SC Cleared
1 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) XenApp
2 6 (19.35%) vSphere
3 5 (16.13%) XenDesktop
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.23%) vMotion
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Cisco
3 5 (16.13%) Citrix
3 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) F5
5 2 (6.45%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (6.45%) Mitel
5 2 (6.45%) Avaya
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) Nokia
6 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.23%) Websense
6 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.23%) IronPort
6 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago