The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 45 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.95% 1.35% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.90% 5.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £22,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +14.45%
Lync
Surrey

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

Application Platforms Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
77 91 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 24.29% 24.59% 26.18%
Number of salaries quoted 73 84 92
Average salary £45,000 £32,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Lync
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Lync Salary Trend in Woking

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) CCA
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) WSUS
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) XenServer
5 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) CCA
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenServer
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Nimsoft
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell