The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 156 186 197
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +11
Permanent jobs citing Lync 96 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.39% 0.36% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.39% 1.71% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 82 16 26
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £30,000 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1502 1111 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.71% 20.96% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 894 915
Average salary £38,250 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £48,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Lync
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 +32 77 £47,500 -11.62% 5
South Yorkshire +14 21 £42,000 -37.77% 2
North Yorkshire -10 13 £42,000 +40.00% 1
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 152 (83.98%) Microsoft
2 113 (62.43%) Windows
3 105 (58.01%) MS Exchange
4 74 (40.88%) Active Directory
5 72 (39.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 67 (37.02%) SharePoint
7 65 (35.91%) Unified Communications
8 63 (34.81%) MCSE
9 59 (32.60%) Exchange Server 2010
10 57 (31.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 56 (30.94%) MS Excel
12 55 (30.39%) SAN
13 54 (29.83%) DNS
14 49 (27.07%) Firewall
15 48 (26.52%) VMware
16 44 (24.31%) DHCP
17 43 (23.76%) TCP/IP
18 41 (22.65%) Citrix
18 41 (22.65%) Change Management
18 41 (22.65%) Windows Server 2012
19 40 (22.10%) Cisco
19 40 (22.10%) SQL Server
20 37 (20.44%) SCCM
20 37 (20.44%) VMware Infrastructure
21 34 (18.78%) Hyper-V
21 34 (18.78%) MCITP
21 34 (18.78%) Load Balancing
22 33 (18.23%) VPN
23 32 (17.68%) Blackberry
24 31 (17.13%) Cisco Certification

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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
1 105 (58.01%) MS Exchange
2 67 (37.02%) SharePoint
3 59 (32.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (16.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (13.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 20 (11.05%) Office Communications Server
6 20 (11.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 15 (8.29%) IIS
8 9 (4.97%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (3.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (3.87%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.66%) Apache
12 2 (1.10%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 56 (30.94%) MS Excel
2 26 (14.36%) MS Office
3 2 (1.10%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.55%) MS Project
4 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (7.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (17.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (13.26%) Office 365
3 5 (2.76%) SaaS
4 3 (1.66%) IaaS
5 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 65 (35.91%) Unified Communications
2 55 (30.39%) SAN
3 54 (29.83%) DNS
4 49 (27.07%) Firewall
5 44 (24.31%) DHCP
6 43 (23.76%) TCP/IP
7 33 (18.23%) VPN
8 30 (16.57%) MPLS
9 22 (12.15%) PBX
10 14 (7.73%) Internet
11 12 (6.63%) SMTP
12 11 (6.08%) PSTN
12 11 (6.08%) NetScaler
13 10 (5.52%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (4.97%) H.323
15 8 (4.42%) WAN
16 7 (3.87%) LAN
17 5 (2.76%) IP Telephony
18 4 (2.21%) VoIP
18 4 (2.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (22.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.10%) MySQL
6 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (2.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.55%) MSI
General
1 9 (4.97%) Finance
2 6 (3.31%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.76%) Legal
4 4 (2.21%) Billing
5 3 (1.66%) Banking
6 2 (1.10%) Local Government
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (27.07%) Consultant
2 15 (8.29%) Support Engineer
3 13 (7.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 13 (7.18%) Microsoft Consultant
4 12 (6.63%) Infrastructure Manager
4 12 (6.63%) Architect
5 11 (6.08%) Team Leader
5 11 (6.08%) Windows Support Engineer
6 10 (5.52%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 10 (5.52%) Analyst
7 8 (4.42%) Microsoft Specialist
7 8 (4.42%) Communications Engineer
7 8 (4.42%) Service Manager
7 8 (4.42%) IT Consultant
8 7 (3.87%) Sales Consultant
8 7 (3.87%) Administrator
8 7 (3.87%) Messaging Engineer
9 6 (3.31%) Exchange Engineer
9 6 (3.31%) SharePoint Administrator
9 6 (3.31%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.08%) Web Services
2 1 (0.55%) Middleware
2 1 (0.55%) XMPP
2 1 (0.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.68%) Blackberry
2 16 (8.84%) Clustering
3 12 (6.63%) PKI
4 5 (2.76%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.21%) CMDB
5 4 (2.21%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.66%) iPhone
6 3 (1.66%) iPad
7 2 (1.10%) Statistics
7 2 (1.10%) Replication
8 1 (0.55%) Celerra
8 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 113 (62.43%) Windows
2 57 (31.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (22.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (12.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (9.39%) Windows 7
6 14 (7.73%) Linux
7 5 (2.76%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.76%) CentOS
7 5 (2.76%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.21%) Android
9 3 (1.66%) Windows Phone
10 2 (1.10%) HPUX
11 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.65%) Change Management
2 34 (18.78%) Load Balancing
3 28 (15.47%) ITIL
4 20 (11.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (10.50%) Service Delivery
6 17 (9.39%) Change Control
7 14 (7.73%) CRM
8 12 (6.63%) Problem Management
9 8 (4.42%) Business Continuity
9 8 (4.42%) PRINCE2
10 7 (3.87%) Identity Management
10 7 (3.87%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (3.87%) Mobile Device Management
11 6 (3.31%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (2.76%) Project Management
12 5 (2.76%) Supplier Management
12 5 (2.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (2.76%) ITIL V3
12 5 (2.76%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (2.21%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.29%) SQL
1 15 (8.29%) PowerShell
2 5 (2.76%) VBScript
2 5 (2.76%) Bash Shell
3 4 (2.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 72 (39.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (34.81%) MCSE
3 34 (18.78%) MCITP
4 31 (17.13%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (13.81%) CCNA
6 24 (13.26%) MCTS
7 22 (12.15%) Degree
8 18 (9.94%) MCSA
9 16 (8.84%) MCP
10 8 (4.42%) CCEE
10 8 (4.42%) CCA
10 8 (4.42%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (3.31%) Security Cleared
11 6 (3.31%) CCNP
12 5 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.66%) CCIE
13 3 (1.66%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.55%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.50%) SLA
2 14 (7.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.66%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 74 (40.88%) Active Directory
2 37 (20.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (18.78%) Hyper-V
4 15 (8.29%) UAG
5 14 (7.73%) XenDesktop
6 10 (5.52%) XenServer
7 9 (4.97%) vSphere
8 5 (2.76%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.21%) XenApp
10 3 (1.66%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.55%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.55%) NFS
12 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (20.44%) SCCM
2 31 (17.13%) SCOM
3 10 (5.52%) ZABBIX
4 4 (2.21%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (1.66%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.66%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.10%) Opsview
6 2 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.10%) WSUS
6 2 (1.10%) Nagios
7 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.55%) OPNET
7 1 (0.55%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 152 (83.98%) Microsoft
2 48 (26.52%) VMware
3 41 (22.65%) Citrix
4 40 (22.10%) Cisco
5 15 (8.29%) HP
6 14 (7.73%) Dell
7 13 (7.18%) Mitel
8 12 (6.63%) Riverbed
8 12 (6.63%) Polycom
8 12 (6.63%) Siemens
9 10 (5.52%) Juniper
10 8 (4.42%) Oracle
11 5 (2.76%) NetApp
11 5 (2.76%) EMC
11 5 (2.76%) RightFax
12 4 (2.21%) IBM
12 4 (2.21%) Avaya
13 3 (1.66%) Apple
14 2 (1.10%) Dialogic
14 2 (1.10%) Veeam
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South Yorkshire
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Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Halifax
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Leeds
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Yorkshire and the Humber
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Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Car Allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
North Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago