The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 32 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +15
Permanent jobs citing Lync 34 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.73% 1.11% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.38% 7.84% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 1
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +69.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Lync
North East

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

Application Platforms Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
159 51 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.49% 14.21% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 126 40 80
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Lync
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Lync Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Lync
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Lync
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +18 32 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Wallsend - 2 £25,500 -
Lync
North East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 30 (88.24%) SharePoint
1 30 (88.24%) MS Exchange
1 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) NetApp
2 26 (76.47%) Blackberry
2 26 (76.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 23 (67.65%) EMC
4 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 22 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 22 (64.71%) Firewall
5 20 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (55.88%) SAN
6 19 (55.88%) Replication
7 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (47.06%) PowerShell
8 16 (47.06%) MCSE
9 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (41.18%) Office Communications Server
10 14 (41.18%) MCSA
11 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
12 12 (35.29%) VBScript
13 11 (32.35%) ITIL
13 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2003
13 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (23.53%) NAS
15 6 (17.65%) MCP
16 5 (14.71%) Change Management
16 5 (14.71%) VMware
16 5 (14.71%) Finance

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 30 (88.24%) SharePoint
1 30 (88.24%) MS Exchange
2 26 (76.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (41.18%) Office Communications Server
5 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (11.76%) IIS
7 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) Firewall
2 19 (55.88%) SAN
3 8 (23.53%) NAS
4 2 (5.88%) DHCP
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Network Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Messaging Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Leader
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Support Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Operations Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Messaging Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) NOC Manager
3 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Network Operations Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Managed Services Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (76.47%) Blackberry
2 19 (55.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) Linux
5 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Change Management
3 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 4 (11.76%) Matrix Management
3 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
3 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (11.76%) People Management
4 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.94%) CRM
6 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) PowerShell
2 12 (35.29%) VBScript
3 4 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (47.06%) MCSE
3 14 (41.18%) MCSA
4 6 (17.65%) MCP
5 4 (11.76%) MCTS
5 4 (11.76%) CCNA
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (11.76%) MCITP
6 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 22 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
2 4 (11.76%) XenApp
2 4 (11.76%) XenServer
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) NetApp
2 23 (67.65%) EMC
3 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.71%) VMware
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago