The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 73 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 12 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.25% - 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.32% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +6.89%
Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
190 152 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.81% 18.42% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 179 137 126
Average salary £35,500 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Lync
Hampshire

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 16 April 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Southampton

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 9 (60.00%) MCSE
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (60.00%) Migration
4 9 (60.00%) vSphere
4 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (60.00%) MCITP
4 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
5 8 (53.33%) SCCM
5 8 (53.33%) NetApp
5 8 (53.33%) HP
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (40.00%) Windows
6 6 (40.00%) Backup Exec
7 5 (33.33%) Firewall
7 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 4 (26.67%) SLA
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
8 4 (26.67%) VMware
8 4 (26.67%) Citrix
8 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
9 3 (20.00%) DNS
9 3 (20.00%) DHCP
10 2 (13.33%) SNMP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (73.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) SNMP
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) ISDN
3 2 (13.33%) VLAN
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Service Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) MCSE
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (60.00%) MCITP
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (60.00%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) SCCM
2 6 (40.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) HP
2 8 (53.33%) NetApp
3 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
4 2 (13.33%) Symantec
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