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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 136 148 147
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Lync 62 67 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.31% 1.33% 1.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.37% 6.02% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 51 63 30
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
973 1113 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.64% 22.06% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 744 872 716
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +1 47 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Halifax - 4 £40,000 -
Bradford - 2 £35,000 -
Huddersfield -1 1 - -
Lync
Yorkshire

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 89 (77.39%) MS Exchange
2 82 (71.30%) Active Directory
3 80 (69.57%) Microsoft
4 69 (60.00%) Windows
5 63 (54.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 56 (48.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 49 (42.61%) VMware
8 47 (40.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 46 (40.00%) SCCM
10 44 (38.26%) ITIL
11 36 (31.30%) Cisco
11 36 (31.30%) Unified Communications
12 35 (30.43%) LAN
13 34 (29.57%) SCOM
14 31 (26.96%) MS Excel
14 31 (26.96%) Microsoft Certification
15 28 (24.35%) HP
16 27 (23.48%) Windows Server 2003
16 27 (23.48%) WAN
16 27 (23.48%) NetBackup
17 26 (22.61%) VMware Infrastructure
18 24 (20.87%) SQL Server
19 23 (20.00%) Symantec
19 23 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
20 20 (17.39%) EMC
20 20 (17.39%) SharePoint
21 18 (15.65%) Hyper-V
21 18 (15.65%) Dell
22 17 (14.78%) Project Management
23 15 (13.04%) MCSE

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 89 (77.39%) MS Exchange
2 63 (54.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (17.39%) SharePoint
5 11 (9.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (7.83%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.61%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.74%) IIS
9 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 31 (26.96%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.83%) MS Office
3 4 (3.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.87%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.87%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (31.30%) Unified Communications
2 35 (30.43%) LAN
3 27 (23.48%) WAN
4 14 (12.17%) DNS
5 13 (11.30%) SAN
6 11 (9.57%) DHCP
7 9 (7.83%) Firewall
7 9 (7.83%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (5.22%) VoIP
9 4 (3.48%) SSH
9 4 (3.48%) FTP
9 4 (3.48%) HTTPS
10 3 (2.61%) S/MIME
10 3 (2.61%) Wireless
11 2 (1.74%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.74%) EIGRP
11 2 (1.74%) MPLS
11 2 (1.74%) OSPF
11 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (1.74%) Electronics
1 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
1 2 (1.74%) Finance
2 1 (0.87%) Legal
2 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.87%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (20.00%) Analyst
2 20 (17.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 19 (16.52%) Exchange Engineer
4 14 (12.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (11.30%) Communications Engineer
5 13 (11.30%) Consultant
6 11 (9.57%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (9.57%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (8.70%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 10 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (7.83%) Windows Server Engineer
8 9 (7.83%) Server Engineer
8 9 (7.83%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (7.83%) VMware Engineer
9 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Specialist
9 8 (6.96%) Exchange Specialist
9 8 (6.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.96%) Messaging Specialist
10 5 (4.35%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.48%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.43%) MSMQ
2 2 (1.74%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
1 10 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.87%) iPad
2 1 (0.87%) CMDB
2 1 (0.87%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 69 (60.00%) Windows
2 56 (48.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (40.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (23.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.83%) UNIX
6 6 (5.22%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.35%) Linux
8 4 (3.48%) Android
8 4 (3.48%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.61%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.74%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.74%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.26%) ITIL
2 17 (14.78%) Project Management
3 11 (9.57%) Network Load Balancing
4 10 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (6.96%) Incident Management
6 5 (4.35%) High Availability
6 5 (4.35%) Cyber Security
6 5 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.35%) Change Management
7 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.48%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.61%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.61%) Migration
8 3 (2.61%) Service Management
9 2 (1.74%) ITSM
9 2 (1.74%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (1.74%) BCP
9 2 (1.74%) Time Management
9 2 (1.74%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.30%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (26.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (13.04%) MCSE
3 10 (8.70%) MCTS
3 10 (8.70%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 9 (7.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (7.83%) MCDST
5 7 (6.09%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.48%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.48%) CCNP
7 4 (3.48%) CCNA
7 4 (3.48%) MCSA
8 1 (0.87%) APMP
8 1 (0.87%) MCITP
8 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) SLA
2 3 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.87%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 82 (71.30%) Active Directory
2 26 (22.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (15.65%) Hyper-V
4 14 (12.17%) vSphere
5 11 (9.57%) VMware Server
6 10 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (4.35%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.87%) XenApp
8 1 (0.87%) XenServer
8 1 (0.87%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 46 (40.00%) SCCM
2 34 (29.57%) SCOM
3 27 (23.48%) NetBackup
4 10 (8.70%) AirWatch
5 9 (7.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (2.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (1.74%) XenMobile
8 2 (1.74%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.87%) vMotion
9 1 (0.87%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 80 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 49 (42.61%) VMware
3 36 (31.30%) Cisco
4 28 (24.35%) HP
5 23 (20.00%) Symantec
6 20 (17.39%) EMC
7 18 (15.65%) Dell
8 14 (12.17%) Citrix
9 11 (9.57%) Postini
9 11 (9.57%) Google
10 9 (7.83%) Lotus
10 9 (7.83%) Sun
11 6 (5.22%) Tandberg
12 5 (4.35%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.61%) CommVault
14 2 (1.74%) Sophos
14 2 (1.74%) Apple
14 2 (1.74%) IBM
14 2 (1.74%) Adobe
14 2 (1.74%) IronPort
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Excellent Salary and Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £300 - £301 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago