The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 89 104 118
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +14
Permanent jobs citing Lync 25 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.38% 0.89% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.81% 4.76% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 16
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £35,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Lync
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
367 357 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.27% 18.65% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 298 287 333
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Lync
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Lync Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Lync
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Lync
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +12 22 £42,500 - 1
High Wycombe -2 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 33 (71.74%) MS Exchange
2 30 (65.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (63.04%) Windows
4 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 28 (60.87%) SC Cleared
4 28 (60.87%) Security Cleared
5 25 (54.35%) SharePoint
5 25 (54.35%) ITIL
6 24 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (41.30%) Mentoring
7 19 (41.30%) Change Management
8 18 (39.13%) Office 365
8 18 (39.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 18 (39.13%) PowerShell
9 16 (34.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
12 10 (21.74%) Blackberry
12 10 (21.74%) Cisco
13 9 (19.57%) IIS
13 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (17.39%) Office Communications Server
14 8 (17.39%) Unified Communications
14 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
15 7 (15.22%) VMware
15 7 (15.22%) Project Management
15 7 (15.22%) DV Cleared
16 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (13.04%) Server Monitoring

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 33 (71.74%) MS Exchange
2 30 (65.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (54.35%) SharePoint
4 24 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (39.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 16 (34.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (19.57%) IIS
9 8 (17.39%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (39.13%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) IaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Unified Communications
2 3 (6.52%) VoIP
3 1 (2.17%) HTTP
3 1 (2.17%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) MPLS
3 1 (2.17%) OSPF
3 1 (2.17%) BGP
3 1 (2.17%) MGCP
3 1 (2.17%) H.323
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.17%) Network Security
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Consultant
3 5 (10.87%) SharePoint Specialist
4 3 (6.52%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Messaging Specialist
4 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) IT Support
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Voice Architect
6 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) HTML
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.52%) Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) ITIL
2 19 (41.30%) Change Management
2 19 (41.30%) Mentoring
3 7 (15.22%) Project Management
4 6 (13.04%) Server Monitoring
4 6 (13.04%) Migration
5 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.35%) CRM
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.35%) Six Sigma
6 2 (4.35%) Data Management
6 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.35%) Fault Management
6 2 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.17%) Coaching
7 1 (2.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (60.87%) SC Cleared
1 28 (60.87%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.22%) DV Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.70%) MCSE
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.52%) MCITP
5 3 (6.52%) CCNA
6 2 (4.35%) CCNP
6 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.35%) MCTS
7 1 (2.17%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (2.17%) MCSA
7 1 (2.17%) CCIE
7 1 (2.17%) HP ASE
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.52%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Cisco
3 7 (15.22%) VMware
4 5 (10.87%) HP
5 4 (8.70%) F5
6 3 (6.52%) Citrix
6 3 (6.52%) Avaya
6 3 (6.52%) Juniper
7 2 (4.35%) Mitel
7 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.17%) Brocade
8 1 (2.17%) NetApp