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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 188 171 203
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +32
Permanent jobs citing Lync 58 87 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.85% 1.19% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.09% 5.55% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 52 66 13
Average salary £34,125 £42,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,605 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
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
1418 1568 1252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.87% 21.51% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1141 1116 1000
Average salary £38,250 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.16% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -15 45 £34,625 -17.55% 14
North Yorkshire +2 10 £35,750 -14.88% 3
East Yorkshire - 3 £28,750 - 1
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 111 (73.03%) Microsoft
2 99 (65.13%) MS Exchange
3 96 (63.16%) Active Directory
4 81 (53.29%) Windows
5 56 (36.84%) ITIL
5 56 (36.84%) Cisco
6 54 (35.53%) VMware
7 49 (32.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 48 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 46 (30.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 45 (29.61%) LAN
11 43 (28.29%) Unified Communications
11 43 (28.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 42 (27.63%) WAN
13 38 (25.00%) MS Excel
14 37 (24.34%) SQL Server
15 36 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
16 35 (23.03%) PowerShell
16 35 (23.03%) Exchange Server 2013
17 33 (21.71%) SCCM
18 31 (20.39%) SharePoint
19 28 (18.42%) SQL
19 28 (18.42%) DNS
20 26 (17.11%) SAN
20 26 (17.11%) MCSE
21 23 (15.13%) SCOM
21 23 (15.13%) vSphere
21 23 (15.13%) MS Office
22 22 (14.47%) Blackberry
23 20 (13.16%) Change Management

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 99 (65.13%) MS Exchange
2 49 (32.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (23.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 31 (20.39%) SharePoint
5 16 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (3.95%) IBM Notes
7 5 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.97%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.97%) IIS
10 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 38 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 23 (15.13%) MS Office
3 4 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.16%) Office 365
2 8 (5.26%) SaaS
3 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (29.61%) LAN
2 43 (28.29%) Unified Communications
3 42 (27.63%) WAN
4 28 (18.42%) DNS
5 26 (17.11%) SAN
6 13 (8.55%) DHCP
6 13 (8.55%) VoIP
6 13 (8.55%) Telepresence
7 11 (7.24%) Firewall
8 10 (6.58%) TCP/IP
9 9 (5.92%) VPN
9 9 (5.92%) FTP
9 9 (5.92%) Internet
10 7 (4.61%) DMZ
11 6 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (3.29%) SSH
12 5 (3.29%) HTTPS
13 4 (2.63%) ISDN
14 3 (1.97%) PBX
14 3 (1.97%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (24.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 17 (11.18%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.55%) Finance
3 7 (4.61%) Back Office
4 2 (1.32%) Local Government
4 2 (1.32%) Law
4 2 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.66%) Legal
5 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (17.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (15.13%) Communications Engineer
3 19 (12.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 12 (7.89%) Exchange Engineer
5 11 (7.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (6.58%) Analyst
6 10 (6.58%) Support Engineer
7 7 (4.61%) Applications Specialist
7 7 (4.61%) Consultant
8 6 (3.95%) Junior
8 6 (3.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (3.29%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (3.29%) Administrator
9 5 (3.29%) Exchange Administrator
10 4 (2.63%) Server Engineer
10 4 (2.63%) Messaging Engineer
10 4 (2.63%) Windows Server Engineer
10 4 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (2.63%) Developer
11 3 (1.97%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.97%) Web Services
1 3 (1.97%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.32%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.47%) Blackberry
2 17 (11.18%) Video Conferencing
3 14 (9.21%) Data Centre
4 12 (7.89%) Clustering
5 8 (5.26%) HP Storage
6 7 (4.61%) SecurID
7 4 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.32%) User Experience
8 2 (1.32%) Handset
9 1 (0.66%) Replication
9 1 (0.66%) DTV
9 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.66%) CMDB
9 1 (0.66%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 81 (53.29%) Windows
2 46 (30.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 36 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (9.21%) Linux
6 13 (8.55%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.61%) Debian
8 5 (3.29%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.29%) Android
9 4 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.97%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.97%) UNIX
11 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.32%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.32%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (36.84%) ITIL
2 20 (13.16%) Change Management
3 18 (11.84%) High Availability
4 14 (9.21%) Cyber Security
4 14 (9.21%) Migration
5 12 (7.89%) Incident Management
6 7 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (4.61%) Mentoring
6 7 (4.61%) Time Management
7 6 (3.95%) Load Balancing
7 6 (3.95%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.29%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.63%) Server Building
9 4 (2.63%) Project Management
9 4 (2.63%) Service Management
10 3 (1.97%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (1.97%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (1.97%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (1.32%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.03%) PowerShell
2 28 (18.42%) SQL
3 2 (1.32%) Python
3 2 (1.32%) C#
3 2 (1.32%) Java
3 2 (1.32%) Perl
3 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 48 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (17.11%) MCSE
3 12 (7.89%) MCITP
4 11 (7.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (5.26%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 8 (5.26%) MCTS
6 6 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.29%) CCNP
8 4 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.97%) MCDST
9 3 (1.97%) CCNA
9 3 (1.97%) MCSA
10 2 (1.32%) Degree
11 1 (0.66%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.26%) SLA
2 4 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.66%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 96 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 43 (28.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (15.13%) vSphere
4 11 (7.24%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (7.24%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.26%) XenApp
6 7 (4.61%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (3.29%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.97%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.32%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.66%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.66%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (21.71%) SCCM
2 23 (15.13%) SCOM
3 11 (7.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 10 (6.58%) AirWatch
4 10 (6.58%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (4.61%) vMotion
6 6 (3.95%) SCVMM
7 4 (2.63%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.97%) WSUS
8 3 (1.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (1.32%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.66%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.66%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 111 (73.03%) Microsoft
2 56 (36.84%) Cisco
3 54 (35.53%) VMware
4 20 (13.16%) HP
5 19 (12.50%) Citrix
6 15 (9.87%) Symantec
7 14 (9.21%) CommVault
8 11 (7.24%) Red Hat
9 9 (5.92%) Tandberg
9 9 (5.92%) NetApp
10 8 (5.26%) Apple
11 7 (4.61%) Veeam
11 7 (4.61%) MobileIron
12 6 (3.95%) Lotus
13 5 (3.29%) CheckPoint
13 5 (3.29%) RightFax
14 3 (1.97%) Remedy
14 3 (1.97%) SolarWinds
14 3 (1.97%) Sun
14 3 (1.97%) Dell
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
York, Yorkshire
Computer Futures - North (Permanent)
Salary: Car + competitive bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car + competitive bonus and bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago