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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 119 84 123
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +39
Permanent jobs citing Lync 19 54 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.82% 2.47% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.46% 11.74% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 36 11
Average salary £26,000 £47,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.68% +3.29%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
426 460 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.49% 21.01% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 358 385 428
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
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 7 July 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 -35 9 £26,000 -38.82%
Marlow +14 4 - -
High Wycombe -5 4 - -
Buckingham +1 1 - -
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 40 (93.02%) MS Exchange
1 40 (93.02%) Microsoft
2 39 (90.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (86.05%) Office 365
4 36 (83.72%) Windows
5 33 (76.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (53.49%) SharePoint
7 22 (51.16%) Security Cleared
7 22 (51.16%) Mentoring
8 21 (48.84%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (48.84%) SC Cleared
8 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (48.84%) ITIL
9 18 (41.86%) Change Management
9 18 (41.86%) Active Directory
9 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (39.53%) SharePoint 2013
10 17 (39.53%) PowerShell
10 17 (39.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (39.53%) MCSE
11 16 (37.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 16 (37.21%) Office Communications Server
12 15 (34.88%) Blackberry
12 15 (34.88%) Migration
12 15 (34.88%) MCTS
12 15 (34.88%) MCITP
12 15 (34.88%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
13 14 (32.56%) Forefront TMG
14 12 (27.91%) Server Monitoring

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 40 (93.02%) MS Exchange
2 39 (90.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (76.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (53.49%) SharePoint
5 21 (48.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (39.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 16 (37.21%) Office Communications Server
7 16 (37.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 15 (34.88%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (6.98%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (18.60%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (86.05%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Unified Communications
2 3 (6.98%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) Wireless
3 2 (4.65%) VoIP
3 2 (4.65%) WLAN
3 2 (4.65%) DMZ
4 1 (2.33%) MPLS
4 1 (2.33%) ADSL
4 1 (2.33%) PBX
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (2.33%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Analyst
2 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.65%) ICT Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Unified Communications Consultant
4 2 (4.65%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (4.65%) Consultant
5 1 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Administrator
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Specialist
5 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.65%) Statistics
2 2 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.65%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.65%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 36 (83.72%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Mentoring
2 21 (48.84%) ITIL
3 18 (41.86%) Change Management
4 15 (34.88%) Migration
5 12 (27.91%) Server Monitoring
6 5 (11.63%) Coaching
7 3 (6.98%) Project Management
7 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.65%) CRM
8 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.65%) Six Sigma
8 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.65%) Security Management
8 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.65%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (2.33%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) Security Cleared
2 21 (48.84%) SC Cleared
3 17 (39.53%) MCSE
3 17 (39.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (34.88%) MCTS
4 15 (34.88%) MCITP
5 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.65%) Degree
7 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) ISO 9000
1 7 (16.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (32.56%) Forefront TMG
3 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.65%) ISA Server
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 40 (93.02%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) VMware
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco
4 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.65%) Aerohive Networks
4 2 (4.65%) Symantec
4 2 (4.65%) Sophos
4 2 (4.65%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) Dell
5 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.33%) BT
5 1 (2.33%) Mitel