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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 160 197 195
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -2
Permanent jobs citing Lync 98 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.39% 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.47% 1.51% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83 15 25
Average salary £42,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £30,000 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,500 £50,250
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
1515 1127 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.43% 21.31% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 902 921
Average salary £38,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.43% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £48,500
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 29 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 29 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 £47,000 -12.55% 8
South Yorkshire +6 22 £42,000 -37.77% 4
North Yorkshire -5 14 £42,000 +40.00% 2
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 154 (84.15%) Microsoft
2 116 (63.39%) Windows
3 106 (57.92%) MS Exchange
4 75 (40.98%) Active Directory
5 71 (38.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 69 (37.70%) Unified Communications
7 66 (36.07%) SharePoint
8 62 (33.88%) MCSE
9 61 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 58 (31.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 56 (30.60%) MS Excel
12 55 (30.05%) SAN
13 54 (29.51%) DNS
14 50 (27.32%) Firewall
15 48 (26.23%) VMware
16 44 (24.04%) DHCP
17 43 (23.50%) TCP/IP
18 41 (22.40%) Citrix
18 41 (22.40%) Change Management
18 41 (22.40%) Windows Server 2012
19 40 (21.86%) Cisco
19 40 (21.86%) SQL Server
20 37 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
20 37 (20.22%) SCCM
21 34 (18.58%) Hyper-V
21 34 (18.58%) MCITP
21 34 (18.58%) Load Balancing
22 32 (17.49%) VPN
22 32 (17.49%) Blackberry
23 31 (16.94%) Microsoft Azure

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 106 (57.92%) MS Exchange
2 66 (36.07%) SharePoint
3 61 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (12.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (10.38%) Office Communications Server
6 19 (10.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (7.65%) IIS
8 9 (4.92%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (4.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (2.73%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (1.64%) Apache
12 3 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (1.09%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 56 (30.60%) MS Excel
2 25 (13.66%) MS Office
3 2 (1.09%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.55%) MS Project
4 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (16.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (13.66%) Office 365
3 5 (2.73%) SaaS
4 3 (1.64%) IaaS
5 1 (0.55%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 69 (37.70%) Unified Communications
2 55 (30.05%) SAN
3 54 (29.51%) DNS
4 50 (27.32%) Firewall
5 44 (24.04%) DHCP
6 43 (23.50%) TCP/IP
7 32 (17.49%) VPN
8 30 (16.39%) MPLS
9 22 (12.02%) PBX
10 13 (7.10%) Internet
11 12 (6.56%) NetScaler
11 12 (6.56%) SMTP
12 11 (6.01%) PSTN
13 10 (5.46%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (4.92%) H.323
15 8 (4.37%) WAN
16 7 (3.83%) LAN
17 5 (2.73%) IP Telephony
18 4 (2.19%) VoIP
18 4 (2.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (21.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.09%) MySQL
6 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.55%) MSI
General
1 9 (4.92%) Finance
2 6 (3.28%) Legal
2 6 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.19%) Billing
4 3 (1.64%) Banking
5 2 (1.09%) Local Government
6 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (26.78%) Consultant
2 16 (8.74%) Support Engineer
3 13 (7.10%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 13 (7.10%) Microsoft Consultant
4 12 (6.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 12 (6.56%) Architect
5 11 (6.01%) Team Leader
5 11 (6.01%) Windows Support Engineer
6 10 (5.46%) Analyst
6 10 (5.46%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 9 (4.92%) Microsoft Specialist
8 8 (4.37%) Communications Engineer
8 8 (4.37%) IT Consultant
8 8 (4.37%) Service Manager
9 7 (3.83%) Administrator
9 7 (3.83%) Sales Consultant
9 7 (3.83%) Exchange Engineer
9 7 (3.83%) Messaging Engineer
10 6 (3.28%) SharePoint Administrator
10 6 (3.28%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.01%) Web Services
2 1 (0.55%) Middleware
2 1 (0.55%) XMPP
2 1 (0.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.49%) Blackberry
2 15 (8.20%) Clustering
3 12 (6.56%) PKI
4 5 (2.73%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.19%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.19%) CMDB
6 3 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.64%) iPhone
6 3 (1.64%) iPad
7 2 (1.09%) Replication
7 2 (1.09%) Statistics
8 1 (0.55%) Celerra
8 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 116 (63.39%) Windows
2 58 (31.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (22.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (10.38%) Windows 7
6 14 (7.65%) Linux
7 6 (3.28%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.73%) Ubuntu
8 5 (2.73%) CentOS
9 4 (2.19%) Android
10 3 (1.64%) Windows Phone
11 2 (1.09%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.09%) HPUX
12 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.40%) Change Management
2 34 (18.58%) Load Balancing
3 29 (15.85%) ITIL
4 20 (10.93%) Service Delivery
4 20 (10.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (8.74%) Change Control
6 13 (7.10%) Problem Management
6 13 (7.10%) CRM
7 9 (4.92%) Business Continuity
8 8 (4.37%) PRINCE2
8 8 (4.37%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (3.83%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (3.83%) Identity Management
9 7 (3.83%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (2.73%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (2.73%) Migration
10 5 (2.73%) Supplier Management
10 5 (2.73%) Project Management
10 5 (2.73%) ITIL V3
10 5 (2.73%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.74%) PowerShell
2 14 (7.65%) SQL
3 5 (2.73%) VBScript
3 5 (2.73%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 71 (38.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (33.88%) MCSE
3 34 (18.58%) MCITP
4 30 (16.39%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (13.66%) CCNA
6 24 (13.11%) MCTS
7 22 (12.02%) Degree
8 18 (9.84%) MCSA
9 15 (8.20%) MCP
10 8 (4.37%) CCA
10 8 (4.37%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (4.37%) CCEE
11 6 (3.28%) Security Cleared
11 6 (3.28%) CCNP
12 5 (2.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.64%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.64%) CCIE
14 1 (0.55%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.84%) SLA
2 14 (7.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.64%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (40.98%) Active Directory
2 37 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (18.58%) Hyper-V
4 16 (8.74%) UAG
5 14 (7.65%) XenDesktop
6 10 (5.46%) XenServer
7 8 (4.37%) vSphere
8 4 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.19%) XenApp
9 3 (1.64%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.55%) Xen
10 1 (0.55%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.55%) NFS
10 1 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 37 (20.22%) SCCM
2 31 (16.94%) SCOM
3 10 (5.46%) ZABBIX
4 3 (1.64%) SCDPM
4 3 (1.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (1.64%) SCVMM
4 3 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.09%) WSUS
5 2 (1.09%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.09%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.55%) Opsview
6 1 (0.55%) Nagios
6 1 (0.55%) OPNET
6 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 154 (84.15%) Microsoft
2 48 (26.23%) VMware
3 41 (22.40%) Citrix
4 40 (21.86%) Cisco
5 14 (7.65%) HP
5 14 (7.65%) Dell
6 13 (7.10%) Mitel
7 12 (6.56%) Polycom
7 12 (6.56%) Riverbed
7 12 (6.56%) Siemens
8 10 (5.46%) Juniper
9 7 (3.83%) Oracle
10 6 (3.28%) NetApp
11 5 (2.73%) RightFax
11 5 (2.73%) EMC
11 5 (2.73%) IBM
12 4 (2.19%) Avaya
13 3 (1.64%) Apple
14 2 (1.09%) CheckPoint
14 2 (1.09%) Symantec
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: From £27,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £29000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38 £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, Yorkshire
West Yorkshire Police
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum Up to 24K Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Bonus and Healthcare
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Car Allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago