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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 69 54 71
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.18% 0.26% 1.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.70% 2.08% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
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
143 48 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.67% 12.57% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 75 25 75
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture

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Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft