The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 29 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 11 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.51% - 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.03% - 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
Lync
West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
61 31 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.00% 31.31% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 43
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Lync
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Lync Salary Trend in Wakefield

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) Degree
3 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
4 5 (29.41%) SLA
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco
6 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
6 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (11.76%) SCCM
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
6 2 (11.76%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.76%) VMware

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Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Systems Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Specialist
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Microsoft Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 4 days ago