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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 99 90 138
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +48
Permanent jobs citing Lync 27 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.36% 1.58% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.32% 7.95% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 3
Average salary £47,500 £36,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.25% -18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £32,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £90,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
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
369 365 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.54% 19.86% 24.25%
Number of salaries quoted 290 319 338
Average salary £40,500 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,300 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -14 8 £47,250 -7.80% 2
High Wycombe -14 7 £50,000 +29.03%
Marlow -2 1 £55,000 +61.76%
Aylesbury -2 1 - -
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 75 (91.46%) Microsoft
2 67 (81.71%) MS Exchange
3 55 (67.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 51 (62.20%) Windows
5 50 (60.98%) MCSE
6 45 (54.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 43 (52.44%) MS Excel
8 41 (50.00%) Active Directory
9 39 (47.56%) Exchange Server 2013
10 37 (45.12%) Office 365
10 37 (45.12%) MCITP
11 35 (42.68%) SharePoint
12 33 (40.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 30 (36.59%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (30.49%) Exchange Server 2007
15 24 (29.27%) Mentoring
16 19 (23.17%) Migration
16 19 (23.17%) VMware
17 18 (21.95%) VoIP
17 18 (21.95%) MCTS
18 15 (18.29%) Exchange Server 2003
18 15 (18.29%) Forefront TMG
19 14 (17.07%) Unified Communications
20 13 (15.85%) Cisco
21 12 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
22 10 (12.20%) Blackberry
23 9 (10.98%) Hyper-V
24 8 (9.76%) Office Communications Server
24 8 (9.76%) SharePoint 2010
25 7 (8.54%) Coaching

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 67 (81.71%) MS Exchange
2 45 (54.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (47.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 35 (42.68%) SharePoint
5 25 (30.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (18.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (9.76%) Office Communications Server
7 8 (9.76%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (6.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 43 (52.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 37 (45.12%) Office 365
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) IaaS
3 1 (1.22%) SaaS
3 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.95%) VoIP
2 14 (17.07%) Unified Communications
3 6 (7.32%) PBX
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.44%) DHCP
5 2 (2.44%) DNS
6 1 (1.22%) NAS
6 1 (1.22%) H.323
6 1 (1.22%) MPLS
6 1 (1.22%) SAN
6 1 (1.22%) Firewall
6 1 (1.22%) PSTN
6 1 (1.22%) SMTP
6 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) Consultant
2 12 (14.63%) Analyst
3 10 (12.20%) Support Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (10.98%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (8.54%) Exchange Specialist
6 6 (7.32%) Architect
6 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Consultant
6 6 (7.32%) Messaging Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Sales Consultant
7 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Messaging Architect
7 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (4.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 4 (4.88%) Messaging Specialist
8 3 (3.66%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Voice Consultant
8 3 (3.66%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) XMPP
1 1 (1.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.22%) PKI
2 1 (1.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 51 (62.20%) Windows
2 33 (40.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (36.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.66%) Linux
5 2 (2.44%) UNIX
6 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) Mentoring
2 19 (23.17%) Migration
3 7 (8.54%) Coaching
4 4 (4.88%) Project Management
4 4 (4.88%) Identity Management
5 3 (3.66%) ITIL
6 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.44%) Line Management
6 2 (2.44%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.22%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.22%) Data Management
7 1 (1.22%) Email Migration
7 1 (1.22%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.88%) SQL
2 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (67.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (60.98%) MCSE
3 37 (45.12%) MCITP
4 18 (21.95%) MCTS
5 7 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (8.54%) MCSA
6 6 (7.32%) CCNP
6 6 (7.32%) SC Cleared
6 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.66%) CCVP
7 3 (3.66%) CCDA
7 3 (3.66%) CCIE
8 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.22%) MCP
8 1 (1.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.66%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (18.29%) Forefront TMG
3 12 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (10.98%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.22%) UAG
5 1 (1.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) SCCM
2 2 (2.44%) SCDPM
2 2 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (2.44%) SCOM
2 2 (2.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 75 (91.46%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.17%) VMware
3 13 (15.85%) Cisco
4 6 (7.32%) Citrix
5 5 (6.10%) HP
6 2 (2.44%) F5
7 1 (1.22%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.22%) Mitel
7 1 (1.22%) Polycom
7 1 (1.22%) McAfee
7 1 (1.22%) Juniper
7 1 (1.22%) NetApp
7 1 (1.22%) Siemens
7 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.22%) EMC
Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
FCO Services
Salary: £25,000 per annum + £1,000 Location Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
FCO Services
Salary: £25,200 + £1,000 Location Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago