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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 86 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Lync 17 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.39% 0.93% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.09% 5.62% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 5
Average salary £23,500 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.83% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.48%
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
187 178 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.29% 16.51% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 146 140 178
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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
Swindon +5 9 £46,250 -15.90%
Malmesbury - 2 £23,500 -
Melksham - 1 £32,500 -
Lync
South West

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (88.00%) Windows
3 15 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 14 (56.00%) MS Office
4 14 (56.00%) SCCM
5 13 (52.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (44.00%) Firewall
7 10 (40.00%) ITIL
8 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
8 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (36.00%) HP
8 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (36.00%) Citrix
9 8 (32.00%) Apple
9 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
9 8 (32.00%) Ethernet
9 8 (32.00%) Symantec
9 8 (32.00%) Migration
10 7 (28.00%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (28.00%) Blackberry
10 7 (28.00%) CAD
10 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
10 7 (28.00%) DHCP
10 7 (28.00%) Terminal Services
10 7 (28.00%) MetaFrame
10 7 (28.00%) Avaya
10 7 (28.00%) Dell
10 7 (28.00%) VPN

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 15 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (56.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) IaaS
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
2 2 (8.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) Ethernet
3 7 (28.00%) DHCP
3 7 (28.00%) VPN
3 7 (28.00%) DNS
4 4 (16.00%) Wireless
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 2 (8.00%) LAN
5 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.00%) WLAN
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
1 5 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Rollout Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Messaging Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Project Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Messaging Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.00%) iPhone
2 3 (12.00%) PDA
2 3 (12.00%) iPad
3 2 (8.00%) PMI
3 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Migration
3 7 (28.00%) CAD
3 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Network Design
7 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.00%) Content Management
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (8.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) Terminal Services
2 7 (28.00%) MetaFrame
2 7 (28.00%) UAG
3 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) SCCM
2 7 (28.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) HP
2 9 (36.00%) Citrix
3 8 (32.00%) Apple
3 8 (32.00%) Symantec
4 7 (28.00%) Avaya
4 7 (28.00%) Dell
4 7 (28.00%) SonicWALL
5 5 (20.00%) Cisco
6 4 (16.00%) VMware
7 3 (12.00%) Trustwave
8 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (8.00%) F5
8 2 (8.00%) Polycom