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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 213 223 254
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +31
Permanent jobs citing Lync 96 124 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.94% 0.98% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.82% 4.69% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 82 114 71
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £64,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
1991 2644 2210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.46% 20.99% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1722 2272 1948
Average salary £55,000 £51,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% -0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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.

1 137 (61.16%) Windows
2 135 (60.27%) Microsoft
3 123 (54.91%) Active Directory
4 101 (45.09%) MS Exchange
5 90 (40.18%) VMware
6 82 (36.61%) MS Excel
7 79 (35.27%) Cisco
8 71 (31.70%) VMware Infrastructure
9 60 (26.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 59 (26.34%) Finance
11 58 (25.89%) Office 365
12 54 (24.11%) Exchange Server 2013
13 52 (23.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 47 (20.98%) Unified Communications
15 41 (18.30%) LAN
16 40 (17.86%) DNS
16 40 (17.86%) Firewall
17 39 (17.41%) WAN
17 39 (17.41%) SharePoint
17 39 (17.41%) Windows Server 2008
18 37 (16.52%) Citrix
19 34 (15.18%) SCCM
20 32 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
21 31 (13.84%) Microsoft Azure
22 30 (13.39%) ITIL
23 29 (12.95%) MS Office
24 28 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
25 26 (11.61%) SAN
26 25 (11.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
26 25 (11.16%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 101 (45.09%) MS Exchange
2 60 (26.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (24.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 39 (17.41%) SharePoint
5 25 (11.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 18 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (5.80%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (1.79%) CMS
10 3 (1.34%) IIS
11 2 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.45%) JBoss
12 1 (0.45%) LiveLink
Applications
1 82 (36.61%) MS Excel
2 29 (12.95%) MS Office
3 2 (0.89%) Acrobat
3 2 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.89%) SAP CCM
4 2 (0.89%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.45%) Dynamics SL
Cloud Services
1 58 (25.89%) Office 365
2 31 (13.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (7.14%) IaaS
4 9 (4.02%) Mimecast
5 4 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 47 (20.98%) Unified Communications
2 41 (18.30%) LAN
3 40 (17.86%) DNS
3 40 (17.86%) Firewall
4 39 (17.41%) WAN
5 26 (11.61%) SAN
6 25 (11.16%) TCP/IP
7 24 (10.71%) VoIP
8 22 (9.82%) DHCP
9 17 (7.59%) VPN
9 17 (7.59%) Wireless
10 13 (5.80%) MPLS
11 12 (5.36%) VLAN
12 11 (4.91%) PBX
13 10 (4.46%) OSPF
13 10 (4.46%) BGP
14 9 (4.02%) DPNSS
14 9 (4.02%) EIGRP
14 9 (4.02%) Internet
14 9 (4.02%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.45%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 59 (26.34%) Finance
2 22 (9.82%) Law
3 19 (8.48%) Marketing
4 18 (8.04%) Legal
5 14 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 10 (4.46%) Advertising
7 9 (4.02%) Electronics
7 9 (4.02%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.68%) Banking
9 4 (1.79%) Front Office
10 3 (1.34%) Games
11 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 30 (13.39%) Consultant
2 28 (12.50%) Analyst
3 22 (9.82%) Architect
4 18 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 12 (5.36%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (4.91%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (4.91%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 10 (4.46%) Cisco Engineer
8 10 (4.46%) Sales Consultant
8 10 (4.46%) Messaging Engineer
8 10 (4.46%) Unified Communications Engineer
9 9 (4.02%) Office 365 Architect
9 9 (4.02%) Service Analyst
9 9 (4.02%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (3.57%) Communications Engineer
10 8 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (3.57%) Support Analyst
11 7 (3.13%) Project Manager
11 7 (3.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.46%) XMPP
2 8 (3.57%) Application Packaging
3 4 (1.79%) COM
3 4 (1.79%) MAPI
4 3 (1.34%) Middleware
5 1 (0.45%) .NET
5 1 (0.45%) SAML
5 1 (0.45%) Web Services
5 1 (0.45%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.59%) Blackberry
1 17 (7.59%) Video Conferencing
2 13 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.46%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.02%) DTV
4 9 (4.02%) Clustering
5 8 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.68%) CMDB
6 6 (2.68%) iPhone
6 6 (2.68%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.23%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.34%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.34%) Replication
8 3 (1.34%) CLARiiON
9 2 (0.89%) VLE
9 2 (0.89%) Spread Betting
9 2 (0.89%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.89%) BYOD
10 1 (0.45%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 137 (61.16%) Windows
2 52 (23.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 39 (17.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (5.80%) Android
5 13 (5.80%) Windows 7
6 12 (5.36%) Windows 8
7 10 (4.46%) Windows XP
8 8 (3.57%) Linux
9 7 (3.13%) Apple iOS
10 6 (2.68%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (1.34%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.89%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.45%) UNIX
13 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (13.39%) ITIL
2 21 (9.38%) Mobile Device Management
3 18 (8.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (7.14%) Migration
5 13 (5.80%) Project Management
6 12 (5.36%) Problem Management
7 10 (4.46%) Programme Management
7 10 (4.46%) Project Planning
8 9 (4.02%) Operations Management
8 9 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (4.02%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (3.57%) WAN Optimisation
9 8 (3.57%) Service Delivery
10 7 (3.13%) Change Management
10 7 (3.13%) CRM
10 7 (3.13%) PRINCE2
10 7 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (3.13%) Time Management
11 6 (2.68%) Network Management
11 6 (2.68%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 22 (9.82%) SQL
2 18 (8.04%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.89%) VB
4 1 (0.45%) C
4 1 (0.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 32 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (10.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (8.93%) MCSE
3 20 (8.93%) CCNA
4 19 (8.48%) CCNP
5 16 (7.14%) Degree
6 10 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (4.02%) MCSA
7 9 (4.02%) MCITP
8 7 (3.13%) MCTS
8 7 (3.13%) Security Cleared
8 7 (3.13%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.13%) MCP
9 6 (2.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.34%) CISSP
10 3 (1.34%) CISA
10 3 (1.34%) CISM
10 3 (1.34%) CCSA
10 3 (1.34%) CCSE
11 2 (0.89%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.71%) SLA
2 9 (4.02%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 123 (54.91%) Active Directory
2 71 (31.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (8.04%) Hyper-V
3 18 (8.04%) vSphere
4 14 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (6.25%) XenApp
5 9 (4.02%) UAG
6 6 (2.68%) XenServer
7 5 (2.23%) ISA Server
7 5 (2.23%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.23%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (1.79%) vCloud
8 4 (1.79%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.89%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (15.18%) SCCM
2 11 (4.91%) SCOM
2 11 (4.91%) AirWatch
3 9 (4.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (2.68%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.79%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.34%) WSUS
7 2 (0.89%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.45%) Nagios
8 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.45%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.45%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.45%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.45%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 135 (60.27%) Microsoft
2 90 (40.18%) VMware
3 79 (35.27%) Cisco
4 37 (16.52%) Citrix
5 21 (9.38%) Avaya
6 20 (8.93%) Polycom
7 17 (7.59%) Mitel
8 15 (6.70%) Symantec
9 13 (5.80%) Juniper
9 13 (5.80%) HP
10 12 (5.36%) SAP
11 10 (4.46%) NetApp
12 9 (4.02%) EMC
12 9 (4.02%) Riverbed
12 9 (4.02%) F5
13 8 (3.57%) Ipanema Technologies
14 7 (3.13%) MobileIron
14 7 (3.13%) Veeam
15 6 (2.68%) IronPort
15 6 (2.68%) CheckPoint
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: car + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £39000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + car + pension + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago