The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 151 136 168
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +32
Permanent jobs citing Lync 62 47 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.21% 1.21% 0.055%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.61% 5.29% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 58 33 2
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £55,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1105 889 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.51% 22.87% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 852 725 656
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Lync
Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -10 53 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Wakefield +14 8 £41,250 -2.94%
Huddersfield - 1 £32,500 - 1
Lync
Yorkshire

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 110 (90.16%) Microsoft
2 79 (64.75%) MS Exchange
3 73 (59.84%) SharePoint
4 63 (51.64%) Windows
5 52 (42.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 48 (39.34%) Active Directory
7 43 (35.25%) MS Excel
8 41 (33.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 40 (32.79%) SharePoint 2013
10 38 (31.15%) Unified Communications
11 37 (30.33%) Cisco
12 34 (27.87%) Microsoft Certification
13 33 (27.05%) SQL Server
13 33 (27.05%) MS Office
14 32 (26.23%) SharePoint Server
15 31 (25.41%) Windows Server 2012
16 28 (22.95%) Exchange Server 2013
16 28 (22.95%) MCSE
16 28 (22.95%) DNS
16 28 (22.95%) Cisco Certification
17 26 (21.31%) SAN
17 26 (21.31%) DHCP
18 25 (20.49%) VPN
18 25 (20.49%) ITIL
18 25 (20.49%) Finance
19 24 (19.67%) Service Delivery
20 23 (18.85%) Firewall
20 23 (18.85%) Office Communications Server
21 22 (18.03%) SharePoint Foundation
22 21 (17.21%) Exchange Server 2007

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 79 (64.75%) MS Exchange
2 73 (59.84%) SharePoint
3 52 (42.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 40 (32.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 32 (26.23%) SharePoint Server
6 28 (22.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (18.85%) Office Communications Server
8 22 (18.03%) SharePoint Foundation
9 21 (17.21%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (12.30%) IIS
11 11 (9.02%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.82%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.82%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 43 (35.25%) MS Excel
2 33 (27.05%) MS Office
3 20 (16.39%) PowerPivot
4 16 (13.11%) InfoPath
5 15 (12.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.64%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.93%) Office 365
2 10 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (31.15%) Unified Communications
2 28 (22.95%) DNS
3 26 (21.31%) SAN
3 26 (21.31%) DHCP
4 25 (20.49%) VPN
5 23 (18.85%) Firewall
6 17 (13.93%) TCP/IP
7 15 (12.30%) MPLS
8 10 (8.20%) LAN
9 9 (7.38%) PBX
9 9 (7.38%) WAN
9 9 (7.38%) Internet
10 7 (5.74%) SMTP
11 5 (4.10%) NetScaler
11 5 (4.10%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (4.10%) PSTN
12 4 (3.28%) VoIP
12 4 (3.28%) WLAN
12 4 (3.28%) SSL
12 4 (3.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.05%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (9.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.46%) MySQL
5 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
General
1 25 (20.49%) Finance
2 10 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.64%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.82%) Banking
4 1 (0.82%) Local Government
4 1 (0.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (27.05%) Administrator
1 33 (27.05%) SharePoint Administrator
2 32 (26.23%) Consultant
3 13 (10.66%) Analyst
4 8 (6.56%) Operations Analyst
4 8 (6.56%) IT Operations Analyst
4 8 (6.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 7 (5.74%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (4.92%) Architect
6 6 (4.92%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.10%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (4.10%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.10%) Infrastructure Services Manager
7 5 (4.10%) Technical Operations Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.10%) IT Services Manager
7 5 (4.10%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.10%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.10%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.46%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.11%) Clustering
2 13 (10.66%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.10%) EqualLogic
3 5 (4.10%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (4.10%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.28%) PKI
4 4 (3.28%) iPhone
4 4 (3.28%) iPad
5 2 (1.64%) Replication
5 2 (1.64%) CMDB
6 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.82%) Celerra
6 1 (0.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 63 (51.64%) Windows
2 41 (33.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (25.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (15.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.02%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.92%) Linux
7 5 (4.10%) CentOS
7 5 (4.10%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.28%) Android
8 4 (3.28%) Windows Phone
8 4 (3.28%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.49%) ITIL
2 24 (19.67%) Service Delivery
3 21 (17.21%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (13.93%) Change Control
4 17 (13.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (10.66%) Load Balancing
6 12 (9.84%) Change Management
7 9 (7.38%) PRINCE2
8 8 (6.56%) Migration
8 8 (6.56%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.92%) Project Management
9 6 (4.92%) Use Case
10 5 (4.10%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (4.10%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.10%) Business Continuity
10 5 (4.10%) Service Management
10 5 (4.10%) CRM
11 4 (3.28%) Identity Management
11 4 (3.28%) Integration Testing
11 4 (3.28%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.02%) PowerShell
2 8 (6.56%) SQL
3 5 (4.10%) Bash Shell
3 5 (4.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (27.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (22.95%) MCSE
2 28 (22.95%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (16.39%) Degree
4 19 (15.57%) CCNA
5 16 (13.11%) MCITP
6 12 (9.84%) MCP
7 10 (8.20%) MCTS
7 10 (8.20%) MCSA
8 8 (6.56%) MBA
9 6 (4.92%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.64%) CCIE
10 2 (1.64%) CCNP
11 1 (0.82%) CCVP
11 1 (0.82%) CCDA
11 1 (0.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) SLA
2 5 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 48 (39.34%) Active Directory
2 18 (14.75%) Hyper-V
3 16 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (9.84%) vSphere
5 10 (8.20%) XenDesktop
5 10 (8.20%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (6.56%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (4.92%) XenServer
8 4 (3.28%) UAG
9 2 (1.64%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.64%) Xen
10 1 (0.82%) XenApp
10 1 (0.82%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 21 (17.21%) SCCM
2 17 (13.93%) SCOM
3 8 (6.56%) Nagios
4 5 (4.10%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.64%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.82%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.82%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.82%) SCSM
6 1 (0.82%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.82%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.82%) OpenView
Vendors
1 110 (90.16%) Microsoft
2 37 (30.33%) Cisco
3 21 (17.21%) VMware
4 17 (13.93%) Citrix
5 16 (13.11%) HP
5 16 (13.11%) Dell
6 9 (7.38%) CommVault
7 8 (6.56%) Veeam
7 8 (6.56%) Huawei
8 7 (5.74%) Mitel
9 6 (4.92%) Siemens
9 6 (4.92%) Polycom
10 5 (4.10%) NetApp
10 5 (4.10%) Juniper
11 4 (3.28%) Oracle
11 4 (3.28%) EMC
12 2 (1.64%) Avaya
13 1 (0.82%) 3PAR
13 1 (0.82%) WatchGuard
13 1 (0.82%) Tandberg
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
IT HR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
IT HR
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Car
Posted: 23 days ago