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 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 104 91 88
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.087% 0.65% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.53% 3.95% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 9
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
187 177 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.29% 16.48% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 158 143 188
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £54,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
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 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
Swindon +5 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Lync
South West

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
3 15 (65.22%) MS Exchange
4 13 (56.52%) MS Office
4 13 (56.52%) SCCM
5 12 (52.17%) Windows 7
6 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
6 11 (47.83%) Firewall
7 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
7 10 (43.48%) ITIL
8 9 (39.13%) HP
8 9 (39.13%) Citrix
8 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
9 8 (34.78%) Ethernet
9 8 (34.78%) Apple
9 8 (34.78%) Symantec
9 8 (34.78%) Windows XP
9 8 (34.78%) Migration
10 7 (30.43%) CAD
10 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
10 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (30.43%) SonicWALL
10 7 (30.43%) Avaya
10 7 (30.43%) Dell
10 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
10 7 (30.43%) MetaFrame
10 7 (30.43%) Terminal Services
10 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (65.22%) MS Exchange
2 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
3 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) IaaS
2 2 (8.70%) SaaS
2 2 (8.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
1 11 (47.83%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) Ethernet
3 7 (30.43%) VPN
3 7 (30.43%) DNS
3 7 (30.43%) DHCP
4 4 (17.39%) Wireless
5 2 (8.70%) WAN
5 2 (8.70%) LAN
6 1 (4.35%) WLAN
General
1 4 (17.39%) Financial Institution
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Service Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Rollout Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Messaging Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
2 3 (13.04%) PDA
2 3 (13.04%) iPhone
2 3 (13.04%) iPad
3 2 (8.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Windows 7
3 8 (34.78%) Windows XP
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) Migration
3 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
3 7 (30.43%) CAD
4 4 (17.39%) Time Management
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
7 1 (4.35%) Content Management
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) MetaFrame
2 7 (30.43%) Terminal Services
2 7 (30.43%) UAG
3 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) SCCM
2 7 (30.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) HP
2 9 (39.13%) Citrix
3 8 (34.78%) Apple
3 8 (34.78%) Symantec
4 7 (30.43%) Avaya
4 7 (30.43%) Dell
4 7 (30.43%) SonicWALL
5 6 (26.09%) Cisco
6 5 (21.74%) VMware
7 3 (13.04%) Trustwave
8 2 (8.70%) F5
8 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint