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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 82 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Lync 6 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.69% 0.55% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.51% 2.58% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 2
Average salary £55,000 £40,750 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.96% -15.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £39,000 £46,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £44,250 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +9.19%
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
171 194 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.77% 21.25% 21.94%
Number of salaries quoted 163 178 162
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £22,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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

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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 28 January 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Southampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (53.33%) MS Office
4 8 (53.33%) Incident Management
4 8 (53.33%) Software Distribution
5 5 (33.33%) Office 365
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (20.00%) MCSE
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Avaya
7 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
7 2 (13.33%) Apple
7 2 (13.33%) CTI
7 2 (13.33%) Citrix
7 2 (13.33%) Internet
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 2 (13.33%) PBX
7 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
7 2 (13.33%) MCITP
7 2 (13.33%) SCCM
7 2 (13.33%) ITSM
7 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) PBX
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
1 2 (13.33%) CTI
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
1 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Incident Management
1 8 (53.33%) Software Distribution
2 2 (13.33%) ITSM
2 2 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) MCITP
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) MCT
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Avaya
2 2 (13.33%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
Southampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, private health, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago