The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 88 116 125
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +9
Permanent jobs citing Lync 46 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.95% 0.61% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.25% 2.84% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 7
Average salary £43,250 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.98% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £43,250 £44,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +6.89%
Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
409 422 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.35% 21.30% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 326 388 347
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £53,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Lync
South East

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +31 30 £42,500 -8.60% 5
High Wycombe -5 5 £50,000 -6.97% 1
Marlow -12 4 - - 1
Aylesbury - 3 £30,000 -
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 55 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 43 (65.15%) MS Exchange
3 31 (46.97%) SharePoint
3 31 (46.97%) Windows
4 28 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (37.88%) MCSE
7 24 (36.36%) VoIP
8 21 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 20 (30.30%) MS Excel
10 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
11 17 (25.76%) VMware
12 16 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2003
12 16 (24.24%) Unified Communications
13 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (22.73%) Cisco
14 14 (21.21%) Security Cleared
14 14 (21.21%) Office 365
15 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2013
16 12 (18.18%) Office Communications Server
16 12 (18.18%) Migration
16 12 (18.18%) SAN
17 10 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
17 10 (15.15%) CCNP
17 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
18 9 (13.64%) MCITP
18 9 (13.64%) MCTS
18 9 (13.64%) Blackberry
18 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
19 8 (12.12%) VPN

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 43 (65.15%) MS Exchange
2 31 (46.97%) SharePoint
3 28 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (18.18%) Office Communications Server
8 7 (10.61%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Summit
2 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.21%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (36.36%) VoIP
2 16 (24.24%) Unified Communications
3 12 (18.18%) SAN
4 8 (12.12%) VPN
5 7 (10.61%) LAN
5 7 (10.61%) DNS
5 7 (10.61%) DHCP
6 6 (9.09%) WAN
7 5 (7.58%) iSCSI
7 5 (7.58%) IP Telephony
7 5 (7.58%) VLAN
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.03%) Wireless
9 1 (1.52%) Firewall
General
1 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Consultant
2 8 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (10.61%) Messaging Architect
3 7 (10.61%) Support Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Architect
4 6 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Voice Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Voice Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Exchange Specialist
5 5 (7.58%) IT Administrator
5 5 (7.58%) Administrator
6 4 (6.06%) Mitel Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Messaging Specialist
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Blackberry
2 6 (9.09%) PMI
3 5 (7.58%) Fat Client
3 5 (7.58%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (7.58%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.52%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 31 (46.97%) Windows
2 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (10.61%) Linux
5 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.58%) UNIX
7 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) Migration
2 8 (12.12%) CRM
3 6 (9.09%) Project Management
3 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 6 (9.09%) ITIL
4 5 (7.58%) Operations Management
4 5 (7.58%) Release Management
4 5 (7.58%) ERP
5 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
5 4 (6.06%) Time Management
6 3 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.55%) PRINCE
7 2 (3.03%) Data Security
8 1 (1.52%) Performance Testing
8 1 (1.52%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.58%) C
2 5 (7.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (37.88%) MCSE
3 14 (21.21%) Security Cleared
4 10 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (15.15%) CCNP
4 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
5 9 (13.64%) MCITP
5 9 (13.64%) MCTS
6 7 (10.61%) CCIE
7 6 (9.09%) PMI Certification
7 6 (9.09%) CCDA
7 6 (9.09%) CCVP
8 3 (4.55%) MCSA
9 2 (3.03%) MCP
9 2 (3.03%) CCNA
9 2 (3.03%) Degree
10 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.52%) ISEB
10 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.52%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.61%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.58%) Terminal Server
6 2 (3.03%) XenServer
7 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) SCOM
1 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 55 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.76%) VMware
3 15 (22.73%) Cisco
4 6 (9.09%) Mitel
5 5 (7.58%) Computacenter
5 5 (7.58%) Genesys
5 5 (7.58%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (7.58%) Remedy
6 4 (6.06%) NetApp
6 4 (6.06%) HP
6 4 (6.06%) EMC
7 3 (4.55%) McAfee
8 2 (3.03%) Avaya
8 2 (3.03%) Kaspersky
9 1 (1.52%) F5
9 1 (1.52%) Symantec
Milton Keynes
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits, bonus, on call, OT
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + uncapped bonus, car allowance
Posted: 14 days ago
Marlow
Softcat
Salary: Competitive salary, benefits and bonus scheme
Posted: 20 days ago