The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 62 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.22% - 1.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.12% - 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £42,500 - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Lync
Cheshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
89 67 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 19.52% 15.80% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 76 56 71
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Lync
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Lync Salary Trend in Warrington

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) MS Office
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 12 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (56.25%) Marketing
4 9 (56.25%) Statistical Modelling
5 8 (50.00%) Degree
5 8 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 8 (50.00%) Data Analysis
5 8 (50.00%) Statistics
6 6 (37.50%) ETL
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (31.25%) Statistical Analysis
7 5 (31.25%) Electronic Design Automation
7 5 (31.25%) Cluster Analysis
7 5 (31.25%) SmartFocus
7 5 (31.25%) FastStats
7 5 (31.25%) Predictive Modelling
7 5 (31.25%) SAS
7 5 (31.25%) Minitab
7 5 (31.25%) SPSS
7 5 (31.25%) CHAID
7 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco
8 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (25.00%) Project Management

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 5 (31.25%) SAS
2 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (100.00%) MS Office
2 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (31.25%) FastStats
3 5 (31.25%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) VPN
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
1 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 9 (56.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Database Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Insight Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Developer
4 4 (25.00%) IT Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Database Developer
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Marketing Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (50.00%) Statistics
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Statistical Modelling
2 8 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) ETL
4 5 (31.25%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Electronic Design Automation
4 5 (31.25%) Cluster Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Predictive Modelling
4 5 (31.25%) CHAID
4 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (25.00%) Release Management
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (18.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (25.00%) VB
3 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCSE
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (25.00%) MCTS
2 4 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) SmartFocus
2 5 (31.25%) Minitab
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) EMC
3 4 (25.00%) NETGEAR