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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.39% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.77% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £27,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -12.62%
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
113 99 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.16% 15.79% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 82 80 85
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 31 July 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 - 2 £27,250 -
Lync
North East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) HP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco