The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 33 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 20 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.59% - 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.39% - 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 - £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -10.00%
Lync
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
82 140 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 22.91% 26.62% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 80 77 75
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,123
% change year-on-year
- +2.24%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Lync
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Lync Salary Trend in Bracknell

Lync
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 16 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (53.57%) Windows
4 9 (32.14%) Unified Communications
5 8 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (28.57%) Network Management
5 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 8 (28.57%) MCTS
5 8 (28.57%) MCITP
5 8 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 8 (28.57%) Office 365
5 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (28.57%) MCSE
5 8 (28.57%) VoIP
5 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (28.57%) Firewall
5 8 (28.57%) Network Design
6 7 (25.00%) WAN
6 7 (25.00%) LAN
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco
8 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
9 2 (7.14%) VMware
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 16 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 16 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Unified Communications
2 8 (28.57%) Firewall
2 8 (28.57%) VoIP
3 7 (25.00%) WAN
3 7 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) PSTN
4 1 (3.57%) Extranet
4 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.57%) ADSL
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Architect
1 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
1 8 (28.57%) Voice Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Voice Architect
1 8 (28.57%) Build Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Field Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Hardware Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Statistics
1 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 8 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (28.57%) Network Management
1 8 (28.57%) Network Design
2 1 (3.57%) Logistics
2 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL
2 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (28.57%) MCTS
1 8 (28.57%) MCITP
1 8 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) ZyXEL
4 1 (3.57%) Draytek
4 1 (3.57%) BT