The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank - 64 64
Permanent jobs citing Lync 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.85% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 7.81% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £25,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +9.19%
Lync
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
92 64 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.39% 10.85% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 90 52 76
Average salary £34,000 £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,978 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Lync
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Lync Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago