The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.58% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.08% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Application Platforms Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
99 185 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 19.53% 32.51% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 62 81 62
Average salary £46,250 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Lync
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (44.44%) UAG
2 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) NetScreen
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) SSL
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
1 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 2 (22.22%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) NetScreen
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
1 4 (44.44%) SSL
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Support
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) MCTS
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) UAG
2 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Polycom
3 1 (11.11%) Tandberg