The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 134 168 173
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +5
Permanent jobs citing Lync 76 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.52% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.88% 0.74% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 56 4 8
Average salary £45,000 £51,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.62% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £51,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £78,450 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.45%
Lync
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 West Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1104 807 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.12% 22.16% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 767 674 637
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Lync
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Lync Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Lync
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Lync
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Leeds +29 57 £45,000 -50.00% 2
Wakefield - 15 £34,000 -
Halifax - 2 £50,000 -
Lync
Yorkshire

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 111 (79.86%) Microsoft
2 81 (58.27%) MS Exchange
3 80 (57.55%) Windows
4 58 (41.73%) Unified Communications
5 53 (38.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 53 (38.13%) Active Directory
6 46 (33.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 41 (29.50%) DNS
7 41 (29.50%) MS Excel
8 39 (28.06%) MCSE
9 37 (26.62%) SharePoint
10 36 (25.90%) DHCP
11 34 (24.46%) Firewall
11 34 (24.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (22.30%) SCCM
12 31 (22.30%) Blackberry
12 31 (22.30%) SAN
13 29 (20.86%) Cisco
13 29 (20.86%) Load Balancing
13 29 (20.86%) Windows Server 2012
14 28 (20.14%) Change Management
15 27 (19.42%) TCP/IP
16 26 (18.71%) VPN
16 26 (18.71%) SQL Server
17 25 (17.99%) MPLS
17 25 (17.99%) VMware
17 25 (17.99%) MCITP
18 24 (17.27%) Hyper-V
19 22 (15.83%) Cisco Certification
20 21 (15.11%) CCNA

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 81 (58.27%) MS Exchange
2 53 (38.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (26.62%) SharePoint
4 18 (12.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (12.23%) Office Communications Server
6 14 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (6.47%) IIS
8 7 (5.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (5.04%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.16%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.72%) Apache
11 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (29.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS Project
3 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.07%) Office 365
2 11 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.16%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (41.73%) Unified Communications
2 41 (29.50%) DNS
3 36 (25.90%) DHCP
4 34 (24.46%) Firewall
5 31 (22.30%) SAN
6 27 (19.42%) TCP/IP
7 26 (18.71%) VPN
8 25 (17.99%) MPLS
9 18 (12.95%) PBX
10 9 (6.47%) PSTN
11 8 (5.76%) LAN
11 8 (5.76%) WAN
12 7 (5.04%) H.323
12 7 (5.04%) SMTP
12 7 (5.04%) NetScaler
12 7 (5.04%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (2.88%) VoIP
14 3 (2.16%) S/MIME
14 3 (2.16%) HTTPS
14 3 (2.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.44%) MySQL
5 1 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.72%) MSI
General
1 5 (3.60%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.88%) Billing
3 2 (1.44%) Local Government
3 2 (1.44%) Legal
4 1 (0.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (25.90%) Consultant
2 12 (8.63%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 11 (7.91%) Microsoft Consultant
3 11 (7.91%) Microsoft Specialist
4 10 (7.19%) Exchange Engineer
5 9 (6.47%) Team Leader
5 9 (6.47%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (5.76%) Systems Manager
6 8 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (5.76%) IT Consultant
7 7 (5.04%) Messaging Engineer
7 7 (5.04%) Communications Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 6 (4.32%) Analyst
8 6 (4.32%) Sales Consultant
8 6 (4.32%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Architect
9 5 (3.60%) Service Manager
9 5 (3.60%) Messaging Specialist
9 5 (3.60%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.72%) Middleware
1 1 (0.72%) Application Packaging
1 1 (0.72%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.30%) Blackberry
2 11 (7.91%) PKI
3 8 (5.76%) Clustering
4 6 (4.32%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.88%) CMDB
6 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.44%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.44%) Replication
8 1 (0.72%) Statistics
8 1 (0.72%) Celerra
8 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 80 (57.55%) Windows
2 34 (24.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (20.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (7.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (7.91%) Linux
5 5 (3.60%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.44%) CentOS
6 2 (1.44%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.44%) HPUX
7 1 (0.72%) UNIX
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.72%) Android
7 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.86%) Load Balancing
2 28 (20.14%) Change Management
3 18 (12.95%) ITIL
4 16 (11.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (7.19%) Change Control
5 10 (7.19%) Service Delivery
6 9 (6.47%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (5.76%) Identity Management
8 7 (5.04%) Migration
8 7 (5.04%) CRM
9 6 (4.32%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.32%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.32%) Service Management
10 5 (3.60%) Supplier Management
10 5 (3.60%) ITIL V3
10 5 (3.60%) Mobile Device Management
11 4 (2.88%) Project Management
12 3 (2.16%) Configuration Management
12 3 (2.16%) ITSM
12 3 (2.16%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.63%) SQL
2 9 (6.47%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.44%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (33.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (28.06%) MCSE
3 25 (17.99%) MCITP
4 22 (15.83%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (15.11%) CCNA
5 21 (15.11%) MCTS
6 19 (13.67%) Degree
7 15 (10.79%) MCSA
8 8 (5.76%) CCEE
8 8 (5.76%) CCA
8 8 (5.76%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (4.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.16%) CCIE
10 3 (2.16%) CCNP
10 3 (2.16%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.16%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.72%) ISEB
11 1 (0.72%) CCVP
11 1 (0.72%) MCDST
11 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (6.47%) SLA
3 3 (2.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 53 (38.13%) Active Directory
2 24 (17.27%) Hyper-V
3 18 (12.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (7.91%) UAG
5 10 (7.19%) XenDesktop
6 7 (5.04%) XenServer
6 7 (5.04%) vSphere
7 3 (2.16%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.44%) XenApp
9 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.72%) NFS
9 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.72%) Xen
9 1 (0.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (22.30%) SCCM
2 16 (11.51%) SCOM
3 7 (5.04%) ZABBIX
4 4 (2.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (2.16%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.16%) SCDPM
5 3 (2.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.72%) MIIS
6 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 111 (79.86%) Microsoft
2 29 (20.86%) Cisco
3 25 (17.99%) VMware
4 18 (12.95%) Citrix
5 11 (7.91%) Mitel
6 10 (7.19%) Polycom
6 10 (7.19%) Siemens
7 8 (5.76%) HP
8 7 (5.04%) Juniper
9 6 (4.32%) Google
9 6 (4.32%) Postini
10 4 (2.88%) Symantec
10 4 (2.88%) Oracle
10 4 (2.88%) EMC
11 3 (2.16%) Apple
11 3 (2.16%) NetApp
11 3 (2.16%) Dell
12 2 (1.44%) RightFax
12 2 (1.44%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.44%) Avaya
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago