The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 47 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.32% - 1.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.13% - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £31,250 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 - £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 - £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
Lync
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Application Platforms Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
64 35 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 42.38% 23.49% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 62 35 20
Average salary £50,000 £52,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Lync
Salary Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the St Albans region.

Lync Salary Trend in St Albans

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) VMware