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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 171 159 195
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +36
Permanent jobs citing Lync 79 99 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.16% 1.38% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.49% 6.10% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 67 89 19
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
1438 1624 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.14% 22.67% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 1240 912
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -12 67 £37,500 -21.05% 4
North Yorkshire 0 6 £38,750 -7.73%
South Yorkshire -22 3 £37,500 -10.71%
East Yorkshire +6 2 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 114 (72.61%) Microsoft
2 108 (68.79%) Active Directory
3 102 (64.97%) MS Exchange
4 84 (53.50%) Windows
5 71 (45.22%) ITIL
6 67 (42.68%) VMware
7 60 (38.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 57 (36.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 52 (33.12%) Cisco
9 52 (33.12%) Unified Communications
10 47 (29.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 47 (29.94%) SCCM
11 44 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 43 (27.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 41 (26.11%) SCOM
13 41 (26.11%) LAN
14 40 (25.48%) MS Excel
15 38 (24.20%) SQL Server
16 35 (22.29%) WAN
17 33 (21.02%) SAN
18 31 (19.75%) SQL
19 29 (18.47%) Hyper-V
20 28 (17.83%) PowerShell
20 28 (17.83%) Exchange Server 2013
20 28 (17.83%) MS Office
21 27 (17.20%) Citrix
21 27 (17.20%) vSphere
22 26 (16.56%) High Availability
23 25 (15.92%) SharePoint
24 24 (15.29%) HP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
1 102 (64.97%) MS Exchange
2 60 (38.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (17.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (15.92%) SharePoint
5 15 (9.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (5.73%) IBM Notes
7 7 (4.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (3.18%) IIS
9 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.91%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 40 (25.48%) MS Excel
2 28 (17.83%) MS Office
3 4 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.38%) Office 365
2 17 (10.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (33.12%) Unified Communications
2 41 (26.11%) LAN
3 35 (22.29%) WAN
4 33 (21.02%) SAN
5 15 (9.55%) DNS
6 13 (8.28%) Firewall
7 12 (7.64%) VoIP
8 11 (7.01%) DHCP
8 11 (7.01%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (5.73%) Telepresence
9 9 (5.73%) FTP
10 7 (4.46%) HTTPS
10 7 (4.46%) SSH
11 2 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (1.27%) Wireless
11 2 (1.27%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.27%) SMTP
11 2 (1.27%) Internet
11 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (5.73%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.18%) Back Office
3 4 (2.55%) Finance
4 2 (1.27%) Electronics
4 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.27%) Local Government
5 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (14.65%) Communications Engineer
2 20 (12.74%) Analyst
2 20 (12.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (10.83%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 16 (10.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (8.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.64%) Exchange Engineer
7 11 (7.01%) Consultant
8 8 (5.10%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.10%) Citrix Engineer
8 8 (5.10%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 7 (4.46%) Applications Specialist
10 6 (3.82%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (3.82%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (3.82%) Server Engineer
10 6 (3.82%) VMware Engineer
10 6 (3.82%) Messaging Consultant
10 6 (3.82%) Windows Server Engineer
11 5 (3.18%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (2.55%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.82%) MSMQ
2 3 (1.91%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.83%) Blackberry
2 13 (8.28%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (6.37%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.82%) EMC VNX
5 3 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.27%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.27%) Clustering
7 1 (0.64%) CMDB
7 1 (0.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 84 (53.50%) Windows
2 47 (29.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 43 (27.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (10.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (5.73%) Linux
5 9 (5.73%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.82%) UNIX
7 5 (3.18%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.18%) Android
8 4 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.91%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.27%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.27%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (45.22%) ITIL
2 26 (16.56%) High Availability
3 23 (14.65%) Change Management
4 18 (11.46%) Migration
5 12 (7.64%) Project Management
6 11 (7.01%) Incident Management
7 10 (6.37%) Cyber Security
8 9 (5.73%) Server Building
9 7 (4.46%) Time Management
10 6 (3.82%) Problem Management
10 6 (3.82%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (3.82%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.18%) Service Delivery
12 4 (2.55%) PRINCE2
13 3 (1.91%) Configuration Management
13 3 (1.91%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (1.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (1.27%) Software Deployment
14 2 (1.27%) Penetration Testing
14 2 (1.27%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 31 (19.75%) SQL
2 28 (17.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (36.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (14.65%) MCSE
3 14 (8.92%) MCTS
3 14 (8.92%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 8 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (3.82%) MCDST
6 5 (3.18%) MCSA
6 5 (3.18%) CCNP
6 5 (3.18%) CCNA
7 4 (2.55%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.91%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.91%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.27%) Degree
10 1 (0.64%) APMP
10 1 (0.64%) MCITP
10 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.83%) SLA
2 3 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 108 (68.79%) Active Directory
2 44 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (18.47%) Hyper-V
4 27 (17.20%) vSphere
5 22 (14.01%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (10.19%) XenApp
7 15 (9.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 15 (9.55%) XenDesktop
8 8 (5.10%) Terminal Services
9 7 (4.46%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.64%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (29.94%) SCCM
2 41 (26.11%) SCOM
3 18 (11.46%) NetBackup
4 16 (10.19%) vMotion
4 16 (10.19%) AirWatch
5 15 (9.55%) SCVMM
6 6 (3.82%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (3.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (3.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (1.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (1.27%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.64%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 114 (72.61%) Microsoft
2 67 (42.68%) VMware
3 52 (33.12%) Cisco
4 27 (17.20%) Citrix
5 24 (15.29%) HP
6 18 (11.46%) CommVault
6 18 (11.46%) Symantec
7 13 (8.28%) EMC
8 11 (7.01%) Dell
9 9 (5.73%) Lotus
9 9 (5.73%) Tandberg
10 8 (5.10%) Apple
10 8 (5.10%) CheckPoint
11 6 (3.82%) Sun
12 4 (2.55%) Dell Compellent
12 4 (2.55%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.91%) RightFax
14 2 (1.27%) Remedy
14 2 (1.27%) Sophos
14 2 (1.27%) Mitel
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