The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 17 34 17
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing Lync 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.56% 0.84% 1.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.33% 2.50% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -10.52%
Lync
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
15 40 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 19.23% 33.61% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 38 15
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,051 £19,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £70,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Lync
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Lync Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Lync
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) IPFX
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) IT Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) IPFX