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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 48 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 15 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.39% 1.26% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.79% 7.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 0
Average salary £23,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +14.45%
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
95 63 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 21.44% 15.87% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 88 56 79
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Warrington

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 21 (95.45%) MS Office
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 15 (68.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (68.18%) T-SQL
3 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
3 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
4 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (50.00%) Degree
6 9 (40.91%) ETL
6 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (40.91%) Marketing
6 9 (40.91%) Statistical Modelling
7 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
7 8 (36.36%) Statistics
7 8 (36.36%) Data Analysis
8 7 (31.82%) VMware
8 7 (31.82%) Project Management
8 7 (31.82%) Windows
8 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
9 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (27.27%) Office 365
9 6 (27.27%) Linux
9 6 (27.27%) VB
9 6 (27.27%) VPN
9 6 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (22.73%) Minitab
10 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (22.73%) SAS

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (22.73%) SAS
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.64%) IIS
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (95.45%) MS Office
2 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
2 15 (68.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (22.73%) FastStats
3 5 (22.73%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) VPN
2 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
3 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP
4 1 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (40.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Database Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Insight Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Database Developer
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Marketing Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) IT Support
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (13.64%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (13.64%) IT Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Support Technician
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (36.36%) Statistics
2 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ETL
1 9 (40.91%) Statistical Modelling
2 8 (36.36%) Data Analysis
3 7 (31.82%) Project Management
4 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (22.73%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) Electronic Design Automation
5 5 (22.73%) Cluster Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (22.73%) CHAID
5 5 (22.73%) Predictive Modelling
6 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 4 (18.18%) Change Management
6 4 (18.18%) Release Management
7 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) T-SQL
3 6 (27.27%) VB
4 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (13.64%) MCTS
2 3 (13.64%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
2 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.64%) VMware ESX
4 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.55%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (22.73%) SmartFocus
4 5 (22.73%) Minitab
5 4 (18.18%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco
6 3 (13.64%) Avaya
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle
6 3 (13.64%) SAP
6 3 (13.64%) EMC
6 3 (13.64%) NETGEAR
7 1 (4.55%) Mitel
7 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix