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 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 39 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.42% 0.87% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.89% 3.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
53 103 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 22.36% 22.39% 29.07%
Number of salaries quoted 50 95 111
Average salary £45,000 £27,750 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.16% -13.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 19 December 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 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) CCA
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenServer

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) CCA
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenServer
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (25.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Nimsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco