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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank - - 29
Permanent jobs citing Lync 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - - 4.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
13 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 10.57% 16.06% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 12
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Lync
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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (60.00%) Office 365
3 5 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) CRM
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 4 (40.00%) WLAN
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) SLA
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (40.00%) Coaching
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Line Management

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WLAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Design Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco