The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 26 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 1.72% 2.65% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.70% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £51,250 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -8.60%
Lync
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 19.83% 13.27% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 6
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Lync
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Lync Salary Trend in Stirling

Lync
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (80.00%) AirWatch
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Lotus
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) IronPort
3 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) iPhone
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (20.00%) SMTP
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (80.00%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Messaging Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (40.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) AirWatch
2 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Lotus
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) IronPort
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec