The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 98 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Lync 4 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.34% 0.31% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.52% 1.75% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £43,000 £24,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.16% -59.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £24,000 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £24,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Lync
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
263 171 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.36% 17.85% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 232 145 172
Average salary £36,000 £35,500 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% -7.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Lync
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the Wiltshire region.

Lync Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Lync
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Lync
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Trowbridge -3 2 £34,000 +41.66%
Swindon -8 1 £52,000 -
Chippenham - 1 - -
Lync
South West

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Trapeze
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (33.33%) CCNP
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) NetApp
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Dell
4 3 (33.33%) Benchmarking
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (33.33%) VLAN
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
2 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Head of User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Intune
1 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
1 1 (11.11%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Dell
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) NetApp
2 3 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
2 3 (33.33%) Trapeze
2 3 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
4 1 (11.11%) EMC