The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 61 62 73
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.21% 2.35% 1.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.83% 12.24% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 9
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Lync
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Application Platforms Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
120 147 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 25.53% 19.22% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 98 125 158
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Lync
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the Basingstoke region.

Lync Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (80.00%) Office 365
4 7 (70.00%) Project Management
5 6 (60.00%) Finance
5 6 (60.00%) Retail
5 6 (60.00%) MS Office
6 5 (50.00%) MS Project
6 5 (50.00%) MSF
6 5 (50.00%) Degree
7 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 2 (20.00%) VMware
8 2 (20.00%) Clustering
8 2 (20.00%) Citrix
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) ITIL
8 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (20.00%) IT Governance
8 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
9 1 (10.00%) Windows Intune
9 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (10.00%) IaaS
9 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
9 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (60.00%) MS Office
3 5 (50.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) MSF
3 2 (20.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) HP