The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank - 34 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - 0.68% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £18,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
Lync
Manchester

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

Application Platforms Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
31 21 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 18.56% 14.29% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 50
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Lync
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Lync Salary Trend in Stockport

Lync
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory