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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 64 84 92
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Lync 15 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.17% 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.09% 0.49% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 3
Average salary £37,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
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
165 204 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.91% 24.11% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 142 190 184
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £44,600
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 31 August 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Southampton

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 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 27 (84.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) PBX
2 18 (56.25%) SC Cleared
2 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
3 16 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 12 (37.50%) WAN
5 11 (34.38%) LAN
5 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
6 10 (31.25%) Cisco
7 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
8 8 (25.00%) XenApp
8 8 (25.00%) vSphere
9 7 (21.88%) XenDesktop
9 7 (21.88%) NAS
9 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (21.88%) VMware
9 7 (21.88%) DNS
9 7 (21.88%) Citrix
9 7 (21.88%) SAN
9 7 (21.88%) DHCP
9 7 (21.88%) WLAN
10 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
11 4 (12.50%) SQL
11 4 (12.50%) ITIL
11 4 (12.50%) Windows
11 4 (12.50%) SLA
12 3 (9.38%) VPN
12 3 (9.38%) Linux
12 3 (9.38%) MS Office

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) PBX
2 12 (37.50%) WAN
3 11 (34.38%) LAN
4 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
5 7 (21.88%) DHCP
5 7 (21.88%) WLAN
5 7 (21.88%) SAN
5 7 (21.88%) NAS
5 7 (21.88%) DNS
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (9.38%) Firewall
6 3 (9.38%) VPN
7 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
7 2 (6.25%) VoIP
7 2 (6.25%) MPLS
7 2 (6.25%) OSPF
7 2 (6.25%) BGP
7 2 (6.25%) DPNSS
7 2 (6.25%) EIGRP
7 2 (6.25%) QSIG
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (9.38%) Support Technician
4 3 (9.38%) IT Support
5 2 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.25%) ITSM
3 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.25%) Operations Management
3 2 (6.25%) Software Distribution
3 2 (6.25%) Demand Management
3 2 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.13%) Coaching
4 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
4 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VBScript
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) SC Cleared
1 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.00%) XenApp
2 8 (25.00%) vSphere
3 7 (21.88%) XenDesktop
3 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco
3 7 (21.88%) Citrix
3 7 (21.88%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) F5
5 2 (6.25%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (6.25%) Mitel
5 2 (6.25%) Avaya
6 1 (3.13%) Juniper
6 1 (3.13%) Nokia
6 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.13%) Websense
6 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.13%) IronPort
6 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago