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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 163 144 124
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -20
Permanent jobs citing Lync 47 55 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.95% 1.20% 1.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.48% 5.31% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 39 54 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £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
1048 1036 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.20% 22.66% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 846 779 731
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -26 25 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Halifax - 12 £40,000 -
Wakefield -17 2 £32,500 -10.34%
Huddersfield - 2 £30,000 -
Lync
Yorkshire

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 80 (85.11%) MS Exchange
2 72 (76.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (71.28%) Windows
4 63 (67.02%) Active Directory
5 61 (64.89%) Microsoft
6 56 (59.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 51 (54.26%) SCCM
8 48 (51.06%) VMware
9 43 (45.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 40 (42.55%) SCOM
11 35 (37.23%) ITIL
12 31 (32.98%) Microsoft Certification
13 30 (31.91%) HP
13 30 (31.91%) NetBackup
14 28 (29.79%) Windows Server 2003
15 27 (28.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 27 (28.72%) Unified Communications
16 26 (27.66%) EMC
17 23 (24.47%) Symantec
17 23 (24.47%) Dell
17 23 (24.47%) Cisco
18 21 (22.34%) Hyper-V
19 20 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2013
20 19 (20.21%) MS Excel
20 19 (20.21%) MCSE
20 19 (20.21%) Project Management
21 17 (18.09%) Citrix
21 17 (18.09%) SharePoint
22 15 (15.96%) PowerShell
23 14 (14.89%) Postini

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 80 (85.11%) MS Exchange
2 72 (76.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (18.09%) SharePoint
5 11 (11.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (10.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.19%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.06%) IIS
9 1 (1.06%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (20.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Office 365
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (28.72%) Unified Communications
2 13 (13.83%) SAN
3 12 (12.77%) LAN
4 11 (11.70%) DNS
5 10 (10.64%) DHCP
6 8 (8.51%) Firewall
7 6 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (6.38%) VoIP
8 3 (3.19%) HTTPS
8 3 (3.19%) S/MIME
8 3 (3.19%) WAN
8 3 (3.19%) FTP
8 3 (3.19%) PBX
9 2 (2.13%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.13%) SSH
9 2 (2.13%) VPN
9 2 (2.13%) SMTP
9 2 (2.13%) MPLS
10 1 (1.06%) OSPF
10 1 (1.06%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (2.13%) Electronics
1 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (26.60%) Analyst
2 22 (23.40%) Exchange Engineer
3 20 (21.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 16 (17.02%) Technical Analyst
5 13 (13.83%) Consultant
6 12 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (11.70%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (11.70%) Messaging Specialist
7 11 (11.70%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 11 (11.70%) Exchange Specialist
7 11 (11.70%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 11 (11.70%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Specialist
8 10 (10.64%) VMware Engineer
8 10 (10.64%) Windows Server Engineer
8 10 (10.64%) Server Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) Architect
9 6 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) Messaging Architect
10 5 (5.32%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.89%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.06%) Middleware
2 1 (1.06%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.06%) PKI
2 1 (1.06%) CMDB
2 1 (1.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 67 (71.28%) Windows
2 56 (59.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (45.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (29.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (11.70%) UNIX
6 4 (4.26%) Linux
7 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.23%) ITIL
2 19 (20.21%) Project Management
3 14 (14.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (14.89%) Network Load Balancing
4 6 (6.38%) Identity Management
5 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2
5 5 (5.32%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.32%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.32%) Change Management
6 4 (4.26%) Migration
6 4 (4.26%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.26%) High Availability
7 2 (2.13%) Service Management
7 2 (2.13%) ITSM
7 2 (2.13%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.13%) People Management
8 1 (1.06%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.06%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.06%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.06%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.96%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.26%) SQL
3 1 (1.06%) C
3 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (32.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (20.21%) MCSE
3 12 (12.77%) MCTS
4 10 (10.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (10.64%) MCDST
5 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 7 (7.45%) SC Cleared
6 7 (7.45%) Security Cleared
7 6 (6.38%) MCITP
8 4 (4.26%) MCSA
8 4 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.26%) CCNA
9 3 (3.19%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (2.13%) CCNP
10 2 (2.13%) VCP4
11 1 (1.06%) APMP
11 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.06%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.06%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 63 (67.02%) Active Directory
2 27 (28.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (22.34%) Hyper-V
4 14 (14.89%) vSphere
5 13 (13.83%) VMware Server
6 10 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.26%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.06%) UAG
8 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 51 (54.26%) SCCM
2 40 (42.55%) SCOM
3 30 (31.91%) NetBackup
4 11 (11.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (4.26%) MIIS
6 3 (3.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (2.13%) XenMobile
8 1 (1.06%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.06%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.06%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 61 (64.89%) Microsoft
2 48 (51.06%) VMware
3 30 (31.91%) HP
4 26 (27.66%) EMC
5 23 (24.47%) Symantec
5 23 (24.47%) Dell
5 23 (24.47%) Cisco
6 17 (18.09%) Citrix
7 14 (14.89%) Postini
7 14 (14.89%) Google
8 10 (10.64%) Sun
9 4 (4.26%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.19%) IronPort
10 3 (3.19%) Lotus
11 2 (2.13%) CommVault
11 2 (2.13%) NetApp
12 1 (1.06%) Trend Micro
12 1 (1.06%) Apple
12 1 (1.06%) Remedy
12 1 (1.06%) Sophos
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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