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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 171 172 179
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Lync 45 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.87% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.95% 1.49% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 9
Average salary £42,000 £51,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.44% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.48%
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
1140 940 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.11% 24.11% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 837 794 668
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -16 27 £42,000 -6.66%
Wakefield - 4 £45,000 - 1
Bradford -12 1 - - 1
Halifax - 1 £33,500 - 1
Lync
Yorkshire

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 91 (73.39%) Microsoft
2 72 (58.06%) MS Exchange
3 71 (57.26%) Windows
4 56 (45.16%) Active Directory
5 52 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 50 (40.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 49 (39.52%) Unified Communications
8 38 (30.65%) MCSE
9 36 (29.03%) MS Excel
9 36 (29.03%) SCCM
10 34 (27.42%) SharePoint
11 31 (25.00%) VMware
12 29 (23.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 27 (21.77%) DNS
14 26 (20.97%) Cisco
14 26 (20.97%) MCITP
14 26 (20.97%) Windows Server 2012
15 23 (18.55%) SAN
15 23 (18.55%) DHCP
15 23 (18.55%) Firewall
16 21 (16.94%) Hyper-V
17 20 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
17 20 (16.13%) MCTS
17 20 (16.13%) SCOM
17 20 (16.13%) Load Balancing
17 20 (16.13%) Change Management
17 20 (16.13%) Blackberry
18 19 (15.32%) Degree
18 19 (15.32%) Exchange Server 2013
19 18 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 72 (58.06%) MS Exchange
2 50 (40.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (27.42%) SharePoint
4 19 (15.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (8.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (7.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (4.84%) IIS
8 6 (4.84%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.42%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 36 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.06%) MS Office
3 2 (1.61%) MS Project
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.90%) Office 365
2 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.42%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 49 (39.52%) Unified Communications
2 27 (21.77%) DNS
3 23 (18.55%) SAN
3 23 (18.55%) DHCP
3 23 (18.55%) Firewall
4 16 (12.90%) TCP/IP
5 15 (12.10%) VPN
5 15 (12.10%) MPLS
6 11 (8.87%) PBX
7 9 (7.26%) LAN
8 5 (4.03%) NetScaler
8 5 (4.03%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (4.03%) HTTPS
8 5 (4.03%) FTP
8 5 (4.03%) SMTP
9 4 (3.23%) PSTN
9 4 (3.23%) H.323
10 3 (2.42%) NAS
10 3 (2.42%) VoIP
10 3 (2.42%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MSI
General
1 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.23%) Billing
3 2 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (0.81%) Local Government
4 1 (0.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (23.39%) Consultant
2 18 (14.52%) Exchange Engineer
3 14 (11.29%) Microsoft Specialist
4 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Consultant
5 10 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.45%) Systems Manager
6 8 (6.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 8 (6.45%) Messaging Specialist
6 8 (6.45%) Sales Consultant
7 7 (5.65%) Exchange Specialist
7 7 (5.65%) Windows Server Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Architect
7 7 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (5.65%) Team Leader
7 7 (5.65%) Server Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.61%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.13%) Blackberry
2 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.45%) PKI
4 7 (5.65%) Clustering
5 6 (4.84%) User Experience
6 3 (2.42%) CMDB
6 3 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 71 (57.26%) Windows
2 29 (23.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (20.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (8.06%) Linux
6 8 (6.45%) UNIX
7 4 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.61%) HPUX
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.81%) Android
9 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.13%) Load Balancing
1 20 (16.13%) Change Management
2 15 (12.10%) ITIL
3 14 (11.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (8.87%) Identity Management
5 9 (7.26%) Change Control
6 6 (4.84%) Configuration Management
6 6 (4.84%) Migration
6 6 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (4.84%) Project Management
6 6 (4.84%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (4.84%) Problem Management
6 6 (4.84%) High Availability
6 6 (4.84%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.03%) Service Management
7 5 (4.03%) PRINCE2
7 5 (4.03%) CRM
8 4 (3.23%) Supplier Management
9 3 (2.42%) ITSM
10 2 (1.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.29%) SQL
2 9 (7.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.81%) VBScript
3 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (30.65%) MCSE
3 26 (20.97%) MCITP
4 20 (16.13%) MCTS
5 19 (15.32%) Degree
6 14 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (10.48%) CCNA
8 12 (9.68%) MCSA
8 12 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (6.45%) CCA
9 8 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (6.45%) CCEE
10 7 (5.65%) MCDST
11 5 (4.03%) SC Cleared
11 5 (4.03%) Security Cleared
12 4 (3.23%) CCIE
12 4 (3.23%) CCNP
13 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certified Master
13 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.06%) SLA
2 9 (7.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.61%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.61%) QA
4 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 21 (16.94%) Hyper-V
3 20 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (9.68%) vSphere
5 10 (8.06%) XenDesktop
6 8 (6.45%) UAG
7 7 (5.65%) VMware Server
7 7 (5.65%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (4.03%) XenServer
8 5 (4.03%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.61%) XenApp
10 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 36 (29.03%) SCCM
2 20 (16.13%) SCOM
3 11 (8.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 7 (5.65%) NetBackup
5 5 (4.03%) ZABBIX
5 5 (4.03%) MIIS
6 4 (3.23%) SCVMM
6 4 (3.23%) SCDPM
7 3 (2.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.81%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 91 (73.39%) Microsoft
2 31 (25.00%) VMware
3 26 (20.97%) Cisco
4 17 (13.71%) Citrix
5 9 (7.26%) Google
5 9 (7.26%) Postini
6 7 (5.65%) Sun
7 6 (4.84%) HP
8 5 (4.03%) Juniper
9 4 (3.23%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.23%) NetApp
9 4 (3.23%) Siemens
9 4 (3.23%) Mitel
9 4 (3.23%) Polycom
10 3 (2.42%) Symantec
10 3 (2.42%) EMC
11 2 (1.61%) Dell
11 2 (1.61%) Apple
11 2 (1.61%) RightFax
12 1 (0.81%) IronPort
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago