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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 59 64 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Lync 4 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.88% 2.64% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.60% 9.74% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 2
Average salary £62,500 £42,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £30,000 £57,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
111 195 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.40% 27.12% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 98 171 137
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (75.00%) Office 365
4 10 (62.50%) MS Office
4 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
5 8 (50.00%) Project Management
6 7 (43.75%) Finance
6 7 (43.75%) Retail
7 6 (37.50%) Degree
7 6 (37.50%) MSF
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (37.50%) MS Project
8 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
9 4 (25.00%) HP
9 4 (25.00%) Citrix
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (25.00%) Juniper
9 4 (25.00%) IIS
9 4 (25.00%) MCSE
9 4 (25.00%) MCSA
9 4 (25.00%) Migration
9 4 (25.00%) Unified Communications
9 4 (25.00%) Cisco
9 4 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Intune
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (25.00%) IaaS

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Office
1 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (37.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (75.00%) Office 365
2 4 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Solutions Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Office 365 Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Office 365 Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) MSF
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) IT Governance
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCSE
2 4 (25.00%) MCSA
2 4 (25.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Intune
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) Juniper
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) VMware