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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 165 143 154
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs citing Lync 46 52 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.96% 1.21% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.56% 5.10% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 32 47 19
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
1008 1019 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.97% 23.81% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 803 807 722
Average salary £40,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -36 19 £50,000 +17.64%
Halifax +9 12 £35,000 -30.00%
Wakefield - 3 £38,750 -
Huddersfield - 2 £30,000 -
Bradford -9 1 - -
Lync
Yorkshire

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 73 (73.00%) MS Exchange
2 71 (71.00%) Microsoft
3 64 (64.00%) Windows
4 59 (59.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 57 (57.00%) Active Directory
6 46 (46.00%) SCCM
7 45 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (37.00%) VMware
9 35 (35.00%) Unified Communications
10 34 (34.00%) SCOM
11 32 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 30 (30.00%) MS Excel
13 28 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (26.00%) ITIL
14 26 (26.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 25 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 25 (25.00%) Cisco
16 21 (21.00%) Root Cause Analysis
17 20 (20.00%) SharePoint
18 19 (19.00%) MCSE
18 19 (19.00%) HP
18 19 (19.00%) NetBackup
19 18 (18.00%) Google
19 18 (18.00%) Postini
19 18 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2013
20 17 (17.00%) PowerShell
21 16 (16.00%) EMC
22 15 (15.00%) Symantec
22 15 (15.00%) Dell
22 15 (15.00%) Project Management

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 73 (73.00%) MS Exchange
2 59 (59.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 18 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.00%) IIS
9 1 (1.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 30 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Office 365
2 4 (4.00%) Google Apps
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (35.00%) Unified Communications
2 15 (15.00%) DNS
3 12 (12.00%) LAN
3 12 (12.00%) DHCP
3 12 (12.00%) SAN
4 9 (9.00%) Firewall
5 6 (6.00%) S/MIME
6 5 (5.00%) HTTPS
6 5 (5.00%) FTP
7 4 (4.00%) MPLS
8 3 (3.00%) PBX
8 3 (3.00%) VoIP
8 3 (3.00%) WAN
8 3 (3.00%) NAS
9 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.00%) VPN
9 2 (2.00%) Wireless
10 1 (1.00%) IPsec
10 1 (1.00%) SSH
10 1 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.00%) Billing
3 1 (1.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (23.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 17 (17.00%) Microsoft Specialist
3 15 (15.00%) Analyst
4 13 (13.00%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (13.00%) Messaging Specialist
5 12 (12.00%) Consultant
5 12 (12.00%) Exchange Specialist
6 11 (11.00%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Server Engineer
7 10 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
7 10 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
8 9 (9.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (9.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (8.00%) Support Engineer
10 7 (7.00%) Systems Manager
11 6 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (6.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
11 6 (6.00%) Architect
11 6 (6.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
12 5 (5.00%) Messaging Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.00%) MSMQ
2 2 (2.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.00%) PKI
2 3 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (1.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 64 (64.00%) Windows
2 45 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (26.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (11.00%) UNIX
6 5 (5.00%) Linux
7 3 (3.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.00%) ITIL
2 21 (21.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 15 (15.00%) Project Management
3 15 (15.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 10 (10.00%) Change Management
5 9 (9.00%) Migration
6 8 (8.00%) Identity Management
7 7 (7.00%) Problem Management
8 6 (6.00%) High Availability
8 6 (6.00%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.00%) ITSM
9 5 (5.00%) Service Management
10 4 (4.00%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.00%) PRINCE2
11 3 (3.00%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.00%) People Management
12 2 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
12 2 (2.00%) Load Balancing
12 2 (2.00%) Technical Analysis
12 2 (2.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (1.00%) VBScript
3 1 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (19.00%) MCSE
3 15 (15.00%) Degree
4 13 (13.00%) MCITP
5 11 (11.00%) MCTS
5 11 (11.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (10.00%) MCDST
7 6 (6.00%) MCSA
7 6 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (5.00%) CCNP
8 5 (5.00%) CCNA
9 4 (4.00%) CCIE
9 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (1.00%) ISEB
11 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (57.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 15 (15.00%) vSphere
4 12 (12.00%) VMware Server
5 10 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (5.00%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.00%) UAG
8 2 (2.00%) XenApp
8 2 (2.00%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 46 (46.00%) SCCM
2 34 (34.00%) SCOM
3 19 (19.00%) NetBackup
4 12 (12.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (6.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (5.00%) MIIS
7 2 (2.00%) SCVMM
7 2 (2.00%) SCDPM
7 2 (2.00%) XenMobile
8 1 (1.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 71 (71.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (37.00%) VMware
3 25 (25.00%) Cisco
4 19 (19.00%) HP
5 18 (18.00%) Google
5 18 (18.00%) Postini
6 16 (16.00%) EMC
7 15 (15.00%) Dell
7 15 (15.00%) Symantec
8 13 (13.00%) Citrix
9 10 (10.00%) Sun
10 4 (4.00%) NetApp
10 4 (4.00%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.00%) IronPort
12 1 (1.00%) Mitel
12 1 (1.00%) Remedy
12 1 (1.00%) Sophos
12 1 (1.00%) Apple
12 1 (1.00%) Trend Micro
12 1 (1.00%) RightFax
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago