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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 91 111 122
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Lync 39 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.87% 0.91% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.31% 4.38% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 5
Average salary £47,000 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.55% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.45%
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
419 388 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.12% 20.77% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 341 341 343
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(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 -1 18 £45,750 -12.85%
High Wycombe -4 13 £65,000 +84.39%
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 90 (92.78%) Microsoft
2 76 (78.35%) MS Exchange
3 57 (58.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 54 (55.67%) Windows
5 53 (54.64%) MCSE
6 49 (50.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 46 (47.42%) SharePoint
8 41 (42.27%) Office 365
9 40 (41.24%) Active Directory
9 40 (41.24%) MS Excel
10 36 (37.11%) Exchange Server 2013
11 34 (35.05%) MCITP
12 31 (31.96%) Exchange Server 2007
13 29 (29.90%) Windows Server 2008
14 28 (28.87%) VoIP
14 28 (28.87%) Windows Server 2012
15 22 (22.68%) Exchange Server 2003
16 20 (20.62%) VMware
17 18 (18.56%) MCTS
18 17 (17.53%) Migration
18 17 (17.53%) Blackberry
18 17 (17.53%) Unified Communications
19 16 (16.49%) Office Communications Server
20 14 (14.43%) Cisco
21 13 (13.40%) Forefront TMG
22 12 (12.37%) VMware Infrastructure
22 12 (12.37%) Security Cleared
23 11 (11.34%) SC Cleared
24 9 (9.28%) Cisco Certification
24 9 (9.28%) CCNP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 76 (78.35%) MS Exchange
2 49 (50.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (47.42%) SharePoint
4 36 (37.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (31.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (22.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (16.49%) Office Communications Server
8 9 (9.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (7.22%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (4.12%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (4.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 40 (41.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 41 (42.27%) Office 365
2 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (28.87%) VoIP
2 17 (17.53%) Unified Communications
3 6 (6.19%) PBX
4 5 (5.15%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (3.09%) SAN
6 2 (2.06%) Firewall
6 2 (2.06%) DHCP
6 2 (2.06%) VPN
6 2 (2.06%) DNS
6 2 (2.06%) LAN
7 1 (1.03%) PSTN
7 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.03%) WAN
7 1 (1.03%) SMTP
7 1 (1.03%) H.323
7 1 (1.03%) MPLS
7 1 (1.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (24.74%) Consultant
2 14 (14.43%) Analyst
3 10 (10.31%) Exchange Specialist
3 10 (10.31%) Support Engineer
4 8 (8.25%) Messaging Engineer
4 8 (8.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (8.25%) Technical Consultant
4 8 (8.25%) Architect
5 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Consultant
5 6 (6.19%) Messaging Architect
6 5 (5.15%) Voice Engineer
6 5 (5.15%) Voice Consultant
6 5 (5.15%) Messaging Specialist
7 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Specialist
7 4 (4.12%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 4 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (4.12%) Sales Consultant
7 4 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (4.12%) Mitel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.53%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.03%) PMI
2 1 (1.03%) PKI
2 1 (1.03%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 54 (55.67%) Windows
2 29 (29.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (28.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.06%) Linux
5 2 (2.06%) UNIX
6 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.53%) Migration
2 5 (5.15%) Operations Management
2 5 (5.15%) Release Management
3 4 (4.12%) Identity Management
4 3 (3.09%) ITIL
4 3 (3.09%) Project Management
4 3 (3.09%) Business Continuity
5 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.03%) Email Migration
6 1 (1.03%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.03%) PRINCE
6 1 (1.03%) Performance Testing
6 1 (1.03%) Time Management
6 1 (1.03%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.03%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.25%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (58.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (54.64%) MCSE
3 34 (35.05%) MCITP
4 18 (18.56%) MCTS
5 12 (12.37%) Security Cleared
6 11 (11.34%) SC Cleared
7 9 (9.28%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (9.28%) CCNP
8 6 (6.19%) CCVP
8 6 (6.19%) CCIE
9 5 (5.15%) MCSA
9 5 (5.15%) CCDA
10 2 (2.06%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.03%) MCP
11 1 (1.03%) ISEB
11 1 (1.03%) CCNA
11 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) ISO 9000
1 3 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (41.24%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.40%) Forefront TMG
3 12 (12.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.03%) UAG
5 1 (1.03%) vCloud
5 1 (1.03%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) SCCM
1 2 (2.06%) SCOM
1 2 (2.06%) SCVMM
1 2 (2.06%) SCDPM
1 2 (2.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 90 (92.78%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.62%) VMware
3 14 (14.43%) Cisco
4 7 (7.22%) Mitel
5 5 (5.15%) HP
5 5 (5.15%) Remedy
6 4 (4.12%) Computacenter
7 3 (3.09%) EMC
7 3 (3.09%) McAfee
7 3 (3.09%) Citrix
7 3 (3.09%) NetApp
8 1 (1.03%) F5
8 1 (1.03%) Siemens
8 1 (1.03%) Avaya
8 1 (1.03%) Genesys
8 1 (1.03%) Symantec
8 1 (1.03%) Polycom
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Softcat
Salary: Competitive, Benefits and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Softcat
Salary: Competitive, Benefits and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Centric Resource
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Centric Resource
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago