The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 29 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 2.31% 3.27% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.53% 7.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +25.00%
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 Stevenage region.

Application Platforms Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
38 64 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 21.97% 41.83% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35 56 19
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Lync Salary Trend in Stevenage

Lync
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Stevenage

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (50.00%) X-Windows
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design

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Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Messaging Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MCTS
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco