The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 210 212 264
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +52
Permanent jobs citing Lync 102 101 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.99% 0.96% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.87% 4.69% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 96 95 41
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £60,900 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Lync
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2094 2153 2111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.38% 20.45% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1811 1849 1883
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Lync
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the City of London region.

Lync Salary Trend in the City of London

Lync
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in the City of London

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 156 (68.72%) Microsoft
2 150 (66.08%) Active Directory
3 120 (52.86%) Windows
4 111 (48.90%) MS Exchange
5 85 (37.44%) VMware
6 77 (33.92%) MS Excel
7 73 (32.16%) SharePoint
8 71 (31.28%) Cisco
9 66 (29.07%) VMware Infrastructure
10 64 (28.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 61 (26.87%) DNS
12 59 (25.99%) MCSE
13 55 (24.23%) ITIL
14 54 (23.79%) Office 365
15 52 (22.91%) Cisco Certification
16 48 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
17 46 (20.26%) Finance
18 45 (19.82%) Exchange Server 2010
19 44 (19.38%) Firewall
19 44 (19.38%) Citrix
19 44 (19.38%) CCNP
20 43 (18.94%) Unified Communications
21 39 (17.18%) SAN
22 37 (16.30%) DHCP
23 35 (15.42%) Migration
24 34 (14.98%) Windows Server 2003
25 33 (14.54%) MS Office
26 32 (14.10%) Blackberry
27 31 (13.66%) VoIP
27 31 (13.66%) Telecoms

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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
1 111 (48.90%) MS Exchange
2 73 (32.16%) SharePoint
3 45 (19.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (11.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (8.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (5.29%) IIS
9 11 (4.85%) Lotus Domino
9 11 (4.85%) Office Communications Server
10 8 (3.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (2.64%) IBM Notes
12 5 (2.20%) Apache
12 5 (2.20%) Tomcat
12 5 (2.20%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.88%) WorkSite
13 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.44%) nginx
14 1 (0.44%) Jetty
Applications
1 77 (33.92%) MS Excel
2 33 (14.54%) MS Office
3 5 (2.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.88%) MS Project
5 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (6.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.88%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.88%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 54 (23.79%) Office 365
2 24 (10.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (7.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (26.87%) DNS
2 44 (19.38%) Firewall
3 43 (18.94%) Unified Communications
4 39 (17.18%) SAN
5 37 (16.30%) DHCP
6 31 (13.66%) VoIP
7 29 (12.78%) VPN
8 24 (10.57%) LAN
9 22 (9.69%) Internet
10 19 (8.37%) WAN
10 19 (8.37%) Wireless
11 18 (7.93%) ISDN
12 16 (7.05%) TCP/IP
13 13 (5.73%) SSL
13 13 (5.73%) NAS
14 10 (4.41%) MPLS
14 10 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (3.96%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (3.96%) OSPF
15 9 (3.96%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Bugzilla
1 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 46 (20.26%) Finance
2 31 (13.66%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.61%) Law
4 14 (6.17%) Manufacturing
4 14 (6.17%) Electronics
4 14 (6.17%) Marketing
5 11 (4.85%) Publishing
6 7 (3.08%) Legal
7 6 (2.64%) Banking
8 4 (1.76%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.88%) Advertising
9 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 66 (29.07%) Consultant
2 34 (14.98%) Support Engineer
3 33 (14.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (10.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 23 (10.13%) Architect
5 19 (8.37%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 19 (8.37%) Microsoft Consultant
5 19 (8.37%) Messaging Engineer
6 18 (7.93%) Analyst
7 15 (6.61%) Cisco Consultant
8 14 (6.17%) Senior Consultant
9 10 (4.41%) Technical Support
10 9 (3.96%) Support Technician
11 8 (3.52%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 8 (3.52%) Technical Support Engineer
11 8 (3.52%) Technical Engineer
12 7 (3.08%) Infrastructure Architect
12 7 (3.08%) Server Engineer
12 7 (3.08%) Support Analyst
12 7 (3.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.13%) XMPP
2 6 (2.64%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.32%) .NET
3 3 (1.32%) SAML
4 2 (0.88%) WinForms
4 2 (0.88%) XML
4 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.88%) COM
4 2 (0.88%) CSS
4 2 (0.88%) HTML
5 1 (0.44%) Web Services
5 1 (0.44%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.10%) Blackberry
2 24 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.05%) Replication
4 14 (6.17%) DTV
5 10 (4.41%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (3.96%) Clustering
7 8 (3.52%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.64%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.76%) Symmetrix
9 4 (1.76%) CMDB
10 3 (1.32%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.32%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.32%) PKI
10 3 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.88%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.88%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.88%) User Experience
11 2 (0.88%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 120 (52.86%) Windows
2 48 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (14.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (12.78%) Windows 7
5 23 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (7.49%) Windows 8
6 17 (7.49%) Windows XP
7 8 (3.52%) Linux
7 8 (3.52%) Windows Mobile
8 7 (3.08%) Android
9 5 (2.20%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.88%) UNIX
10 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.44%) Debian
11 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (24.23%) ITIL
2 35 (15.42%) Migration
3 16 (7.05%) Coaching
4 14 (6.17%) Mobile Device Management
4 14 (6.17%) Digital Marketing
4 14 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (6.17%) Programme Management
5 13 (5.73%) Load Balancing
6 12 (5.29%) CRM
7 11 (4.85%) Change Management
7 11 (4.85%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (3.52%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (3.52%) Strategic Planning
10 7 (3.08%) Business Continuity
10 7 (3.08%) Network Management
10 7 (3.08%) Performance Analysis
11 6 (2.64%) WAN Optimisation
11 6 (2.64%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 23 (10.13%) PowerShell
2 16 (7.05%) SQL
3 2 (0.88%) VBScript
3 2 (0.88%) C#
3 2 (0.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.44%) Perl
4 1 (0.44%) Java
4 1 (0.44%) VB
4 1 (0.44%) Python
4 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 64 (28.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (25.99%) MCSE
3 52 (22.91%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (19.38%) CCNP
5 29 (12.78%) CCNA
6 25 (11.01%) MCSA
6 25 (11.01%) MCITP
7 23 (10.13%) Security Cleared
8 20 (8.81%) SC Cleared
9 18 (7.93%) JNCIA
10 16 (7.05%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 12 (5.29%) MCP
12 7 (3.08%) MCTS
13 6 (2.64%) Degree
13 6 (2.64%) CCVP
13 6 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (2.20%) PhD
15 4 (1.76%) CCDA
15 4 (1.76%) CCDP
16 2 (0.88%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.73%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 150 (66.08%) Active Directory
2 66 (29.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (11.45%) vSphere
4 18 (7.93%) XenApp
5 17 (7.49%) Hyper-V
6 13 (5.73%) UAG
7 12 (5.29%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (3.96%) XenServer
8 9 (3.96%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.20%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (2.20%) vCloud
9 5 (2.20%) NFS
9 5 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (2.20%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.76%) ISA Server
10 4 (1.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.88%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (10.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 21 (9.25%) SCOM
3 18 (7.93%) SCCM
4 16 (7.05%) Cisco UCCX
5 9 (3.96%) Backup Exec
6 6 (2.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (2.20%) SCOrch
8 4 (1.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.88%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.88%) EdgeSight
10 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.44%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.44%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Intune
10 1 (0.44%) WSUS
10 1 (0.44%) Puppet
10 1 (0.44%) Nagios
10 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.44%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 156 (68.72%) Microsoft
2 85 (37.44%) VMware
3 71 (31.28%) Cisco
4 44 (19.38%) Citrix
5 29 (12.78%) Polycom
6 23 (10.13%) Dell
7 19 (8.37%) HP
8 14 (6.17%) EMC
8 14 (6.17%) SAP
8 14 (6.17%) Veeam
9 13 (5.73%) Symantec
10 12 (5.29%) NetApp
11 11 (4.85%) Juniper
12 10 (4.41%) IronPort
13 8 (3.52%) F5
13 8 (3.52%) Lotus
14 6 (2.64%) AppSense
14 6 (2.64%) Riverbed
14 6 (2.64%) Ipanema Technologies
15 5 (2.20%) Ruckus Wireless
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £85.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum £60 to £70k + Bonus, Car Allowance,
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 25% Bonus plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 25% Bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70 - £90 per annum + OTE
Posted: 18 days ago