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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 198 181 204
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +23
Permanent jobs citing Lync 67 59 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.93% 0.96% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.47% 3.84% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 47 51 22
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
1500 1538 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.92% 24.95% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 1170 1052
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -22 46 £35,000 -17.64% 2
South Yorkshire -14 12 £28,500 -32.94%
North Yorkshire +3 5 £35,000 -30.00% 2
East Yorkshire -6 1 - -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 96 (70.07%) Microsoft
2 92 (67.15%) Windows
3 88 (64.23%) MS Exchange
4 73 (53.28%) Active Directory
5 71 (51.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 61 (44.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 58 (42.34%) SCCM
8 56 (40.88%) VMware
9 46 (33.58%) SCOM
10 44 (32.12%) Microsoft Certification
11 43 (31.39%) Unified Communications
12 42 (30.66%) Windows Server 2012
13 40 (29.20%) MS Excel
13 40 (29.20%) ITIL
14 36 (26.28%) Windows Server 2003
14 36 (26.28%) VMware Infrastructure
14 36 (26.28%) SharePoint
15 35 (25.55%) Cisco
16 30 (21.90%) Citrix
16 30 (21.90%) MCSE
17 27 (19.71%) SAN
17 27 (19.71%) Hyper-V
18 23 (16.79%) Exchange Server 2013
18 23 (16.79%) Office 365
18 23 (16.79%) DNS
18 23 (16.79%) HP
19 21 (15.33%) Root Cause Analysis
20 20 (14.60%) DHCP
20 20 (14.60%) EMC
21 19 (13.87%) Dell

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 88 (64.23%) MS Exchange
2 71 (51.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (26.28%) SharePoint
4 23 (16.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (13.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (7.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (4.38%) IIS
9 4 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.19%) Apache
10 3 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.46%) CMS
12 1 (0.73%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.73%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 40 (29.20%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.49%) MS Office
3 2 (1.46%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.46%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.46%) MS Project
4 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.79%) Office 365
2 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.92%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 43 (31.39%) Unified Communications
2 27 (19.71%) SAN
3 23 (16.79%) DNS
4 20 (14.60%) DHCP
5 15 (10.95%) LAN
6 14 (10.22%) Firewall
7 8 (5.84%) TCP/IP
8 6 (4.38%) FTP
8 6 (4.38%) VoIP
8 6 (4.38%) WAN
8 6 (4.38%) S/MIME
8 6 (4.38%) MPLS
9 5 (3.65%) HTTPS
10 3 (2.19%) OSPF
10 3 (2.19%) PBX
10 3 (2.19%) VPN
10 3 (2.19%) Wireless
10 3 (2.19%) Internet
10 3 (2.19%) NAS
10 3 (2.19%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.73%) MSI
General
1 6 (4.38%) Legal
2 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.19%) Finance
3 2 (1.46%) Publishing
3 2 (1.46%) Banking
4 1 (0.73%) Billing
4 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (16.79%) Exchange Engineer
2 18 (13.14%) Analyst
2 18 (13.14%) Microsoft Specialist
3 17 (12.41%) Support Engineer
4 14 (10.22%) Systems Engineer
4 14 (10.22%) Messaging Specialist
5 13 (9.49%) Consultant
6 12 (8.76%) Architect
6 12 (8.76%) Server Engineer
6 12 (8.76%) Exchange Specialist
6 12 (8.76%) Windows Server Engineer
7 11 (8.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (8.03%) Technical Analyst
8 10 (7.30%) VMware Engineer
9 9 (6.57%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (6.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (5.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) Team Leader
11 7 (5.11%) Systems Manager
12 6 (4.38%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.57%) MSMQ
2 7 (5.11%) Web Services
3 2 (1.46%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.46%) HTML5
3 2 (1.46%) CSS3
3 2 (1.46%) HTML
3 2 (1.46%) CSS
4 1 (0.73%) Middleware
4 1 (0.73%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.11%) Blackberry
1 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.19%) iPad
2 3 (2.19%) PKI
2 3 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.46%) Social Media
3 2 (1.46%) Clustering
3 2 (1.46%) IVR
4 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.73%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 92 (67.15%) Windows
2 61 (44.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (30.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (26.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (10.22%) Windows 7
6 12 (8.76%) UNIX
7 6 (4.38%) Linux
8 4 (2.92%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.19%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.46%) HPUX
11 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (29.20%) ITIL
2 21 (15.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 17 (12.41%) Change Management
4 16 (11.68%) Project Management
5 15 (10.95%) Network Load Balancing
6 12 (8.76%) Migration
7 11 (8.03%) Problem Management
8 8 (5.84%) Identity Management
8 8 (5.84%) Service Management
9 7 (5.11%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.11%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.38%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.38%) ITSM
10 6 (4.38%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (4.38%) High Availability
11 5 (3.65%) PRINCE2
12 4 (2.92%) Business Continuity
12 4 (2.92%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (2.92%) Infrastructure Management
12 4 (2.92%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.87%) PowerShell
2 12 (8.76%) SQL
3 1 (0.73%) VBScript
3 1 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (32.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (21.90%) MCSE
3 19 (13.87%) Degree
4 13 (9.49%) MCITP
5 11 (8.03%) MCTS
5 11 (8.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (7.30%) MCDST
6 10 (7.30%) MCSA
7 9 (6.57%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (5.11%) CCNP
9 6 (4.38%) CCNA
10 5 (3.65%) SC Cleared
10 5 (3.65%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.92%) CCIE
12 3 (2.19%) MCP
13 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Certified Master
14 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.73%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.87%) SLA
2 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.92%) QA
3 3 (2.19%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 73 (53.28%) Active Directory
2 36 (26.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (19.71%) Hyper-V
4 19 (13.87%) vSphere
5 13 (9.49%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (8.76%) VMware Server
7 7 (5.11%) UAG
8 5 (3.65%) XenApp
8 5 (3.65%) XenDesktop
8 5 (3.65%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.73%) Xen
9 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 58 (42.34%) SCCM
2 46 (33.58%) SCOM
3 19 (13.87%) NetBackup
4 13 (9.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 7 (5.11%) SCVMM
6 6 (4.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (3.65%) MIIS
8 3 (2.19%) SCDPM
8 3 (2.19%) AppDNA
9 2 (1.46%) WSUS
9 2 (1.46%) XenMobile
9 2 (1.46%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.73%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.73%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.73%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 96 (70.07%) Microsoft
2 56 (40.88%) VMware
3 35 (25.55%) Cisco
4 30 (21.90%) Citrix
5 23 (16.79%) HP
6 20 (14.60%) EMC
7 19 (13.87%) Dell
8 18 (13.14%) Google
8 18 (13.14%) Postini
9 15 (10.95%) Symantec
10 11 (8.03%) NetApp
11 10 (7.30%) Sun
12 5 (3.65%) CommVault
13 4 (2.92%) CheckPoint
14 3 (2.19%) IronPort
14 3 (2.19%) Apple
14 3 (2.19%) Riverbed
14 3 (2.19%) RightFax
14 3 (2.19%) IBM
14 3 (2.19%) Adobe
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