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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 36 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 0.50% - 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.94% - 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
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
34 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 17.00% 22.22% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 25
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £18,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco