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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 162 172 175
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Lync 55 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.08% 0.22% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.82% 0.94% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 37 7 11
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 £26,430 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £90,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
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
1141 854 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.48% 23.28% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 793 724 709
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 September 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 September 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 +3 35 £39,750 -41.11% 1
Wakefield - 11 - - 1
Halifax - 2 £50,000 -
Lync
Yorkshire

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 102 (76.12%) Microsoft
2 81 (60.45%) MS Exchange
3 77 (57.46%) Windows
4 57 (42.54%) Active Directory
4 57 (42.54%) Unified Communications
5 54 (40.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 49 (36.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 40 (29.85%) MS Excel
8 38 (28.36%) MCSE
9 36 (26.87%) DNS
10 35 (26.12%) SharePoint
11 33 (24.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 33 (24.63%) SCCM
12 31 (23.13%) DHCP
13 29 (21.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 28 (20.90%) Cisco
14 28 (20.90%) Firewall
15 27 (20.15%) MCITP
16 26 (19.40%) VMware
16 26 (19.40%) Blackberry
17 25 (18.66%) Load Balancing
18 24 (17.91%) SAN
18 24 (17.91%) Change Management
19 22 (16.42%) TCP/IP
19 22 (16.42%) MCTS
20 21 (15.67%) Hyper-V
21 20 (14.93%) VPN
21 20 (14.93%) ITIL
21 20 (14.93%) MPLS
22 19 (14.18%) Degree

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (60.45%) MS Exchange
2 54 (40.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (26.12%) SharePoint
4 19 (14.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (8.96%) Office Communications Server
6 8 (5.97%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (5.22%) IIS
7 7 (5.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.24%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.75%) Apache
Applications
1 40 (29.85%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.70%) MS Office
3 2 (1.49%) MS Project
4 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.94%) Office 365
2 9 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.24%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 57 (42.54%) Unified Communications
2 36 (26.87%) DNS
3 31 (23.13%) DHCP
4 28 (20.90%) Firewall
5 24 (17.91%) SAN
6 22 (16.42%) TCP/IP
7 20 (14.93%) VPN
7 20 (14.93%) MPLS
8 14 (10.45%) PBX
9 7 (5.22%) H.323
9 7 (5.22%) PSTN
9 7 (5.22%) LAN
9 7 (5.22%) SMTP
10 5 (3.73%) NetScaler
10 5 (3.73%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (3.73%) HTTPS
10 5 (3.73%) FTP
11 3 (2.24%) NAS
11 3 (2.24%) S/MIME
11 3 (2.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) MSI
General
1 4 (2.99%) Telecoms
1 4 (2.99%) Billing
2 2 (1.49%) Legal
2 2 (1.49%) Local Government
3 1 (0.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (24.63%) Consultant
2 14 (10.45%) Exchange Engineer
3 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Specialist
4 11 (8.21%) Microsoft Consultant
5 9 (6.72%) Team Leader
6 8 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (5.97%) Systems Manager
6 8 (5.97%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (5.22%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (5.22%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (5.22%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.22%) Architect
8 6 (4.48%) Analyst
8 6 (4.48%) Sales Consultant
8 6 (4.48%) Communications Engineer
8 6 (4.48%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 6 (4.48%) Messaging Specialist
8 6 (4.48%) Messaging Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Senior Microsoft Specialist
9 5 (3.73%) Exchange Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.75%) Application Packaging
1 1 (0.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.40%) Blackberry
2 13 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.21%) PKI
4 9 (6.72%) User Experience
5 6 (4.48%) Clustering
6 4 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.49%) CMDB
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 77 (57.46%) Windows
2 33 (24.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (21.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (10.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (8.21%) Linux
6 5 (3.73%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.99%) UNIX
8 2 (1.49%) HPUX
9 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.75%) Android
9 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.66%) Load Balancing
2 24 (17.91%) Change Management
3 20 (14.93%) ITIL
4 12 (8.96%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (7.46%) Identity Management
6 9 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (5.97%) PRINCE2
7 8 (5.97%) Change Control
8 7 (5.22%) Mentoring
8 7 (5.22%) Migration
8 7 (5.22%) Project Management
9 6 (4.48%) Service Management
9 6 (4.48%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.73%) ITIL V3
10 5 (3.73%) High Availability
10 5 (3.73%) Supplier Management
10 5 (3.73%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.73%) Configuration Management
10 5 (3.73%) CRM
11 4 (2.99%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.96%) SQL
2 6 (4.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (36.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (28.36%) MCSE
3 27 (20.15%) MCITP
4 22 (16.42%) MCTS
5 19 (14.18%) Degree
6 17 (12.69%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (11.94%) CCNA
8 15 (11.19%) MCSA
9 9 (6.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (5.97%) CCA
10 8 (5.97%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (5.97%) CCEE
11 4 (2.99%) CCIE
11 4 (2.99%) CCNP
11 4 (2.99%) MCDST
11 4 (2.99%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.99%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (6.72%) SLA
3 3 (2.24%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 57 (42.54%) Active Directory
2 21 (15.67%) Hyper-V
3 18 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (8.21%) UAG
5 10 (7.46%) XenDesktop
6 9 (6.72%) vSphere
7 5 (3.73%) XenServer
7 5 (3.73%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.99%) VMware Server
8 4 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.49%) XenApp
10 1 (0.75%) NFS
Systems Management
1 33 (24.63%) SCCM
2 17 (12.69%) SCOM
3 7 (5.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (3.73%) ZABBIX
5 4 (2.99%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.24%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.24%) SCDPM
6 3 (2.24%) MIIS
Vendors
1 102 (76.12%) Microsoft
2 28 (20.90%) Cisco
3 26 (19.40%) VMware
4 16 (11.94%) Citrix
5 7 (5.22%) Google
5 7 (5.22%) Polycom
5 7 (5.22%) Postini
5 7 (5.22%) Mitel
5 7 (5.22%) Siemens
6 5 (3.73%) NetApp
6 5 (3.73%) Juniper
7 4 (2.99%) HP
7 4 (2.99%) Sun
7 4 (2.99%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.24%) Apple
8 3 (2.24%) Symantec
9 2 (1.49%) Oracle
9 2 (1.49%) EMC
9 2 (1.49%) RightFax
10 1 (0.75%) Dell
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