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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 160 148 173
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +25
Permanent jobs citing Lync 43 64 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.92% 1.32% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.67% 5.85% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 39 44 5
Average salary £31,478 £43,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.63% -15.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £30,135 £47,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £63,500 £74,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
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
921 1094 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.72% 22.53% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 693 746 691
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -2 36 £32,864 -24.45% 11
Huddersfield - 2 £35,000 -
Halifax +2 1 £42,000 -16.00% 2
Lync
Yorkshire

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 92 (76.03%) Microsoft
2 87 (71.90%) MS Exchange
3 74 (61.16%) Active Directory
4 63 (52.07%) Windows
5 44 (36.36%) ITIL
5 44 (36.36%) Cisco
5 44 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (34.71%) LAN
7 39 (32.23%) WAN
7 39 (32.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 39 (32.23%) VMware
8 37 (30.58%) SQL Server
8 37 (30.58%) Unified Communications
8 37 (30.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 36 (29.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 35 (28.93%) MS Excel
11 31 (25.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (23.14%) Exchange Server 2013
13 26 (21.49%) SCCM
14 25 (20.66%) SharePoint
15 23 (19.01%) MCSE
15 23 (19.01%) PowerShell
16 22 (18.18%) DNS
17 19 (15.70%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (15.70%) Blackberry
18 18 (14.88%) SAN
19 17 (14.05%) MS Office
19 17 (14.05%) Video Conferencing
20 15 (12.40%) vSphere
20 15 (12.40%) SQL

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 87 (71.90%) MS Exchange
2 37 (30.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (23.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (20.66%) SharePoint
5 15 (12.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (4.96%) IBM Notes
7 4 (3.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.48%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.83%) IIS
Applications
1 35 (28.93%) MS Excel
2 17 (14.05%) MS Office
3 4 (3.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.92%) Office 365
2 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (34.71%) LAN
2 39 (32.23%) WAN
3 37 (30.58%) Unified Communications
4 22 (18.18%) DNS
5 18 (14.88%) SAN
6 13 (10.74%) Telepresence
7 11 (9.09%) Firewall
8 9 (7.44%) VPN
8 9 (7.44%) Internet
9 8 (6.61%) VoIP
9 8 (6.61%) DHCP
10 7 (5.79%) DMZ
11 6 (4.96%) TCP/IP
11 6 (4.96%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (4.13%) SSH
12 5 (4.13%) FTP
12 5 (4.13%) HTTPS
13 3 (2.48%) VLAN
14 2 (1.65%) Wireless
14 2 (1.65%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (30.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (10.74%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.26%) Finance
3 2 (1.65%) Law
3 2 (1.65%) Back Office
3 2 (1.65%) Local Government
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (19.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (19.01%) Communications Engineer
3 19 (15.70%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 11 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
5 9 (7.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.61%) Analyst
6 8 (6.61%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (4.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (4.13%) Consultant
7 5 (4.13%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (3.31%) Windows Server Engineer
8 4 (3.31%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (3.31%) Server Engineer
8 4 (3.31%) Messaging Engineer
9 3 (2.48%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (2.48%) Communications Manager
9 3 (2.48%) Exchange Consultant
9 3 (2.48%) Support Specialist
10 2 (1.65%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.48%) Web Services
1 3 (2.48%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.83%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) Blackberry
2 17 (14.05%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 9 (7.44%) Clustering
5 8 (6.61%) HP Storage
6 7 (5.79%) SecurID
7 2 (1.65%) User Experience
8 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.83%) iPad
8 1 (0.83%) CMDB
8 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 63 (52.07%) Windows
2 44 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 36 (29.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (15.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (11.57%) Linux
6 13 (10.74%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.79%) Debian
8 5 (4.13%) Apple iOS
8 5 (4.13%) Android
9 3 (2.48%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.48%) UNIX
10 2 (1.65%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.65%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.65%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.36%) ITIL
2 14 (11.57%) Cyber Security
3 13 (10.74%) Change Management
4 12 (9.92%) Incident Management
5 6 (4.96%) Load Balancing
5 6 (4.96%) Migration
5 6 (4.96%) High Availability
6 5 (4.13%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.31%) Server Building
7 4 (3.31%) Service Management
8 3 (2.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.48%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.65%) Software Deployment
9 2 (1.65%) Time Management
9 2 (1.65%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.65%) BCP
9 2 (1.65%) Configuration Management
10 1 (0.83%) Project Management
10 1 (0.83%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.01%) PowerShell
2 15 (12.40%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (32.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (19.01%) MCSE
3 13 (10.74%) MCITP
4 11 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 8 (6.61%) MCTS
6 6 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.13%) CCNP
8 4 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (2.48%) MCDST
9 3 (2.48%) CCNA
9 3 (2.48%) MCSA
10 1 (0.83%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 74 (61.16%) Active Directory
2 31 (25.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.40%) vSphere
4 5 (4.13%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (4.13%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.48%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.65%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.83%) XenApp
7 1 (0.83%) XenServer
7 1 (0.83%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 26 (21.49%) SCCM
2 14 (11.57%) SCOM
3 10 (8.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (6.61%) AirWatch
5 6 (4.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.48%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.65%) WSUS
7 2 (1.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.65%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.83%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.83%) vMotion
Vendors
1 92 (76.03%) Microsoft
2 44 (36.36%) Cisco
3 39 (32.23%) VMware
4 15 (12.40%) HP
5 10 (8.26%) Citrix
5 10 (8.26%) NetApp
5 10 (8.26%) Red Hat
6 9 (7.44%) CommVault
6 9 (7.44%) Tandberg
6 9 (7.44%) Symantec
7 8 (6.61%) Veeam
8 7 (5.79%) MobileIron
9 6 (4.96%) Apple
9 6 (4.96%) Lotus
10 5 (4.13%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.48%) Sun
11 3 (2.48%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.48%) Remedy
12 2 (1.65%) Sophos
12 2 (1.65%) Mitel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £100 - £140 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago