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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 96 84 85
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Lync 3 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.26% 1.39% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.81% 7.98% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 10
Average salary £53,500 £24,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.91% -54.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £23,500 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £50,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
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
166 213 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.60% 17.36% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 151 178 161
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,103
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,377 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 2 September 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
Swindon +5 2 £53,500 +7.00% 1
Chippenham - 1 - -
Lync
South West

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
4 2 (33.33%) PaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) IaaS
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
2 1 (16.67%) Head of User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) CCTV
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Intune
1 1 (16.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (33.33%) Trapeze
2 2 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (16.67%) Apple