The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 151 173 190
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +17
Permanent jobs citing Lync 92 83 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.40% 1.17% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.84% 5.06% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 75 76 27
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £29,900 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -8.60%
Lync
England

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

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1345 1639 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.53% 23.03% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 1280 948
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £23,985
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Lync
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lync Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Lync
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Lync
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
West Yorkshire +20 73 £37,500 -16.66% 9
North Yorkshire +20 8 £32,500 -27.77% 1
South Yorkshire -7 7 £37,500 +25.41%
East Yorkshire +1 3 £27,500 -38.88% 3
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 113 (71.52%) Microsoft
2 106 (67.09%) Active Directory
3 97 (61.39%) MS Exchange
4 84 (53.16%) Windows
5 72 (45.57%) ITIL
6 69 (43.67%) VMware
7 61 (38.61%) Exchange Server 2010
8 57 (36.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 56 (35.44%) Cisco
10 54 (34.18%) Unified Communications
11 53 (33.54%) SCCM
12 47 (29.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 46 (29.11%) SCOM
14 45 (28.48%) VMware Infrastructure
14 45 (28.48%) Windows Server 2012
15 44 (27.85%) LAN
16 42 (26.58%) MS Excel
17 38 (24.05%) WAN
18 33 (20.89%) SQL Server
19 32 (20.25%) SQL
19 32 (20.25%) SAN
19 32 (20.25%) Hyper-V
20 30 (18.99%) PowerShell
21 29 (18.35%) vSphere
21 29 (18.35%) Citrix
22 28 (17.72%) MS Office
23 27 (17.09%) Exchange Server 2013
24 25 (15.82%) HP
25 24 (15.19%) SharePoint
25 24 (15.19%) Change Management

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 97 (61.39%) MS Exchange
2 61 (38.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (17.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (15.19%) SharePoint
5 11 (6.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (5.70%) IBM Notes
7 8 (5.06%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (3.80%) IIS
9 5 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.90%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 42 (26.58%) MS Excel
2 28 (17.72%) MS Office
3 5 (3.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.92%) Office 365
2 18 (11.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (34.18%) Unified Communications
2 44 (27.85%) LAN
3 38 (24.05%) WAN
4 32 (20.25%) SAN
5 16 (10.13%) VoIP
6 15 (9.49%) DNS
7 11 (6.96%) DHCP
7 11 (6.96%) Firewall
8 9 (5.70%) Telepresence
8 9 (5.70%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (4.43%) FTP
10 4 (2.53%) TCP/IP
10 4 (2.53%) HTTPS
10 4 (2.53%) OSPF
10 4 (2.53%) SSH
11 3 (1.90%) Wireless
11 3 (1.90%) MPLS
11 3 (1.90%) BGP
12 2 (1.27%) VPN
12 2 (1.27%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (5.06%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.16%) Finance
3 4 (2.53%) Back Office
4 2 (1.27%) Electronics
4 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.27%) Local Government
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (13.92%) Analyst
2 21 (13.29%) Communications Engineer
3 17 (10.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 16 (10.13%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 15 (9.49%) Exchange Engineer
5 15 (9.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (8.86%) Consultant
7 10 (6.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.70%) Citrix Engineer
8 9 (5.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 8 (5.06%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Specialist
10 7 (4.43%) VMware Engineer
10 7 (4.43%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (4.43%) Server Engineer
10 7 (4.43%) Windows Server Engineer
10 7 (4.43%) Applications Specialist
11 6 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (3.80%) Exchange Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.43%) MSMQ
2 2 (1.27%) Web Services
2 2 (1.27%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.13%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.86%) Blackberry
3 13 (8.23%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.27%) Clustering
6 1 (0.63%) iPad
6 1 (0.63%) CMDB
6 1 (0.63%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 84 (53.16%) Windows
2 47 (29.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (28.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (13.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.43%) UNIX
6 6 (3.80%) Linux
6 6 (3.80%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.53%) Android
7 4 (2.53%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.90%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.27%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (45.57%) ITIL
2 24 (15.19%) Change Management
2 24 (15.19%) High Availability
3 19 (12.03%) Migration
4 13 (8.23%) Project Management
5 11 (6.96%) Incident Management
6 10 (6.33%) Server Building
7 9 (5.70%) Cyber Security
8 8 (5.06%) Time Management
9 7 (4.43%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (3.80%) Problem Management
10 6 (3.80%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.16%) Network Load Balancing
11 5 (3.16%) Service Delivery
12 4 (2.53%) PRINCE2
13 3 (1.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (1.90%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (1.90%) Configuration Management
14 2 (1.27%) BCP
14 2 (1.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.25%) SQL
2 30 (18.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (36.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (13.92%) MCSE
3 11 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (6.33%) MCTS
4 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 8 (5.06%) CCNP
6 7 (4.43%) MCDST
6 7 (4.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (3.80%) MCSA
7 6 (3.80%) CCNA
8 4 (2.53%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.53%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.53%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.27%) Degree
10 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.63%) APMP
10 1 (0.63%) MCITP
10 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.66%) SLA
2 3 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.63%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 106 (67.09%) Active Directory
2 45 (28.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (20.25%) Hyper-V
4 29 (18.35%) vSphere
5 24 (15.19%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (10.76%) XenApp
7 16 (10.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 16 (10.13%) XenDesktop
8 8 (5.06%) VMware Server
9 5 (3.16%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.63%) XenServer
11 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.63%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 53 (33.54%) SCCM
2 46 (29.11%) SCOM
3 20 (12.66%) NetBackup
4 17 (10.76%) vMotion
4 17 (10.76%) SCVMM
5 13 (8.23%) AirWatch
6 7 (4.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 6 (3.80%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (3.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (1.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (1.27%) SCOrch
10 2 (1.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.63%) WSUS
11 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.63%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 113 (71.52%) Microsoft
2 69 (43.67%) VMware
3 56 (35.44%) Cisco
4 29 (18.35%) Citrix
5 25 (15.82%) HP
6 20 (12.66%) CommVault
7 19 (12.03%) Symantec
8 14 (8.86%) EMC
9 12 (7.59%) Dell
10 9 (5.70%) Tandberg
10 9 (5.70%) Lotus
11 7 (4.43%) Sun
12 5 (3.16%) Google
12 5 (3.16%) Postini
12 5 (3.16%) Apple
12 5 (3.16%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.90%) RightFax
13 3 (1.90%) Mitel
14 2 (1.27%) Juniper
14 2 (1.27%) IBM
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