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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 86 118 138
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +20
Permanent jobs citing Lync 49 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.34% 0.36% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.72% 1.64% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 37 7 2
Average salary £47,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,500 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
457 428 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.87% 21.96% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 375 377 351
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,100 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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 1 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 1 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 +13 25 £42,500 -24.44% 2
High Wycombe +4 14 £65,000 +18.18%
Marlow - 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 £52,500 -
Buckingham - 1 £52,500 -
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 89 (91.75%) Microsoft
2 76 (78.35%) MS Exchange
3 57 (58.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 53 (54.64%) MCSE
5 50 (51.55%) Windows
6 49 (50.52%) SharePoint
7 46 (47.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 38 (39.18%) MS Excel
9 37 (38.14%) Office 365
10 36 (37.11%) Active Directory
11 33 (34.02%) Exchange Server 2013
12 32 (32.99%) VoIP
13 31 (31.96%) MCITP
14 29 (29.90%) Exchange Server 2007
15 27 (27.84%) Windows Server 2008
16 26 (26.80%) Windows Server 2012
17 20 (20.62%) Exchange Server 2003
18 18 (18.56%) VMware
18 18 (18.56%) Unified Communications
19 16 (16.49%) Migration
19 16 (16.49%) MCTS
19 16 (16.49%) Blackberry
20 15 (15.46%) Office Communications Server
21 13 (13.40%) Cisco
22 12 (12.37%) Forefront TMG
23 11 (11.34%) Security Cleared
24 10 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
24 10 (10.31%) SC Cleared
25 9 (9.28%) Cisco Certification
25 9 (9.28%) CCNP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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%) SharePoint
3 46 (47.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (34.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 29 (29.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 20 (20.62%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (15.46%) Office Communications Server
8 8 (8.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (7.22%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (4.12%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (4.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 38 (39.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 37 (38.14%) Office 365
2 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (32.99%) VoIP
2 18 (18.56%) Unified Communications
3 6 (6.19%) PBX
4 5 (5.15%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.06%) SAN
5 2 (2.06%) Firewall
5 2 (2.06%) VPN
5 2 (2.06%) LAN
6 1 (1.03%) PSTN
6 1 (1.03%) DHCP
6 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.03%) WAN
6 1 (1.03%) SMTP
6 1 (1.03%) DNS
6 1 (1.03%) MPLS
6 1 (1.03%) H.323
General
1 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (23.71%) Consultant
2 13 (13.40%) Analyst
3 11 (11.34%) Exchange Specialist
3 11 (11.34%) Architect
4 10 (10.31%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) Messaging Architect
6 8 (8.25%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (8.25%) Messaging Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Consultant
7 6 (6.19%) Messaging Specialist
8 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.15%) Voice Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Voice Consultant
8 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Specialist
9 4 (4.12%) Mitel Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (4.12%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.49%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.03%) PMI
2 1 (1.03%) CESG
2 1 (1.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 50 (51.55%) Windows
2 27 (27.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (26.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.06%) Linux
4 2 (2.06%) UNIX
5 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.49%) Migration
2 5 (5.15%) Operations Management
2 5 (5.15%) Release Management
3 4 (4.12%) Identity Management
3 4 (4.12%) Project Management
4 3 (3.09%) Business Continuity
5 2 (2.06%) ITIL
5 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.03%) Email Migration
6 1 (1.03%) CRM
6 1 (1.03%) PRINCE
6 1 (1.03%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.03%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.03%) Time Management
6 1 (1.03%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.03%) Performance Testing
6 1 (1.03%) ITIL V3
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 31 (31.96%) MCITP
4 16 (16.49%) MCTS
5 11 (11.34%) Security Cleared
6 10 (10.31%) 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%) CCDA
10 3 (3.09%) MCSA
11 2 (2.06%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.03%) ISEB
12 1 (1.03%) CCNA
12 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.06%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 36 (37.11%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.37%) Forefront TMG
3 10 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.03%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.03%) UAG
5 1 (1.03%) vCloud
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 89 (91.75%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.56%) VMware
3 13 (13.40%) Cisco
4 7 (7.22%) Mitel
5 5 (5.15%) Remedy
6 4 (4.12%) Computacenter
6 4 (4.12%) HP
7 3 (3.09%) EMC
7 3 (3.09%) NetApp
7 3 (3.09%) McAfee
8 2 (2.06%) Citrix
9 1 (1.03%) Symantec
9 1 (1.03%) Siemens
9 1 (1.03%) Avaya
9 1 (1.03%) Genesys
9 1 (1.03%) Polycom
9 1 (1.03%) F5
Buckinghamshire
Centric Resource
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 22 days ago