The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 56 49 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Lync 10 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.98% 3.89% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.95% 14.60% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 3
Average salary £60,000 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.81% +1.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -3.22%
Lync
Hertfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
168 137 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.27% 26.65% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 123 111 85
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Lync
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Lync Salary Trend in Watford

Lync
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Watford

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (51.35%) SharePoint
2 19 (51.35%) MS Exchange
3 13 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
5 11 (29.73%) CRM
5 11 (29.73%) Windows
5 11 (29.73%) SCCM
6 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (27.03%) Finance
6 10 (27.03%) SQL
7 9 (24.32%) Agresso
7 9 (24.32%) Linux
7 9 (24.32%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (21.62%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (21.62%) MS Office
8 8 (21.62%) Internet
9 7 (18.92%) SAP
9 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
9 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (18.92%) Release Management
9 7 (18.92%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (16.22%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (16.22%) Document Management
10 6 (16.22%) WorkSite
10 6 (16.22%) Software Deployment
10 6 (16.22%) HP
10 6 (16.22%) DNS
10 6 (16.22%) Project Management
10 6 (16.22%) Workflow

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 19 (51.35%) SharePoint
1 19 (51.35%) MS Exchange
2 13 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (21.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (18.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (16.22%) WorkSite
7 5 (13.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
9 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (21.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Agresso
1 9 (24.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Internet
2 6 (16.22%) DNS
3 5 (13.51%) HTTPS
3 5 (13.51%) PBX
4 4 (10.81%) Unified Communications
5 2 (5.41%) SMTP
5 2 (5.41%) HTTP
5 2 (5.41%) SSL
5 2 (5.41%) Firewall
6 1 (2.70%) Wireless
6 1 (2.70%) WAN
6 1 (2.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Electronics
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Applications Support
2 8 (21.62%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Sales Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Exchange Specialist
8 1 (2.70%) Messaging Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) SAP Business Workflow
2 1 (2.70%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.41%) Replication
2 2 (5.41%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) CRM
2 7 (18.92%) Release Management
3 6 (16.22%) Workflow
3 6 (16.22%) Practice Management
3 6 (16.22%) Programme Management
3 6 (16.22%) Document Management
3 6 (16.22%) Project Management
3 6 (16.22%) Software Deployment
4 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.51%) QMS
4 5 (13.51%) Change Control
4 5 (13.51%) Quality Management
4 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
4 5 (13.51%) Supplier Management
4 5 (13.51%) Migration
5 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.81%) Identity Management
5 4 (10.81%) Performance Management
5 4 (10.81%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) MCSE
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
1 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (10.81%) MCP
3 2 (5.41%) CCNP
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CCVP
4 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) SAP
3 6 (16.22%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) Citrix
4 4 (10.81%) Kofax
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) Nintex
5 3 (8.11%) Avaya
6 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.70%) Lotus
7 1 (2.70%) VMware
7 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.70%) Aruba
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