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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 193 223 272
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +49
Permanent jobs citing Lync 119 118 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.14% 0.94% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.69% 4.52% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 102 110 48
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,871 £38,400 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,975 £65,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
2091 2608 2175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.07% 20.85% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 2233 1945
Average salary £54,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 May 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 1 May 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.

1 146 (64.60%) Active Directory
2 140 (61.95%) Microsoft
3 130 (57.52%) Windows
4 114 (50.44%) MS Exchange
5 97 (42.92%) MS Excel
6 91 (40.27%) VMware
7 77 (34.07%) Cisco
7 77 (34.07%) VMware Infrastructure
8 64 (28.32%) Office 365
9 56 (24.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 55 (24.34%) Exchange Server 2013
11 53 (23.45%) Finance
12 50 (22.12%) DNS
12 50 (22.12%) Unified Communications
13 47 (20.80%) Firewall
14 46 (20.35%) SharePoint
14 46 (20.35%) Microsoft Certification
14 46 (20.35%) Windows Server 2008
15 44 (19.47%) Cisco Certification
16 42 (18.58%) Windows Server 2012
17 40 (17.70%) MCSE
18 37 (16.37%) Citrix
18 37 (16.37%) LAN
19 35 (15.49%) ITIL
20 33 (14.60%) WAN
20 33 (14.60%) Microsoft Azure
21 32 (14.16%) MS Office
21 32 (14.16%) SAN
22 30 (13.27%) SCCM
23 29 (12.83%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 114 (50.44%) MS Exchange
2 56 (24.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 55 (24.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 46 (20.35%) SharePoint
5 23 (10.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 19 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (6.19%) Office Communications Server
9 8 (3.54%) IIS
10 4 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.33%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.88%) CMS
13 1 (0.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 97 (42.92%) MS Excel
2 32 (14.16%) MS Office
3 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.88%) Acrobat
3 2 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (6.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.44%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 64 (28.32%) Office 365
2 33 (14.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (10.18%) IaaS
4 9 (3.98%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (3.54%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.88%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 50 (22.12%) DNS
1 50 (22.12%) Unified Communications
2 47 (20.80%) Firewall
3 37 (16.37%) LAN
4 33 (14.60%) WAN
5 32 (14.16%) SAN
6 27 (11.95%) DHCP
7 26 (11.50%) VoIP
8 21 (9.29%) TCP/IP
9 17 (7.52%) VPN
9 17 (7.52%) Wireless
10 15 (6.64%) Internet
11 11 (4.87%) ISDN
11 11 (4.87%) SSL
11 11 (4.87%) PBX
11 11 (4.87%) MPLS
12 10 (4.42%) NAS
13 9 (3.98%) VLAN
13 9 (3.98%) QSIG
13 9 (3.98%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Bugzilla
1 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 53 (23.45%) Finance
2 23 (10.18%) Marketing
3 20 (8.85%) Law
3 20 (8.85%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.64%) Electronics
4 15 (6.64%) Manufacturing
5 13 (5.75%) Legal
6 10 (4.42%) Advertising
7 5 (2.21%) Banking
8 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Front Office
9 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (23.45%) Consultant
2 30 (13.27%) Analyst
3 26 (11.50%) Architect
4 25 (11.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (7.96%) Senior Consultant
6 15 (6.64%) Technical Architect
7 14 (6.19%) Support Engineer
8 12 (5.31%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (4.87%) Service Analyst
9 11 (4.87%) Messaging Engineer
9 11 (4.87%) Office 365 Architect
10 10 (4.42%) Microsoft Consultant
10 10 (4.42%) Service Desk Analyst
10 10 (4.42%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 10 (4.42%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 9 (3.98%) Cisco Engineer
11 9 (3.98%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (3.98%) Sales Consultant
12 8 (3.54%) Support Analyst
12 8 (3.54%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.19%) XMPP
2 7 (3.10%) Application Packaging
3 4 (1.77%) SAML
4 3 (1.33%) Middleware
4 3 (1.33%) MAPI
5 2 (0.88%) COM
6 1 (0.44%) Web Services
6 1 (0.44%) .NET
6 1 (0.44%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.41%) Blackberry
2 18 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.08%) Management Information System
4 15 (6.64%) DTV
5 13 (5.75%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (4.87%) Clustering
7 10 (4.42%) Replication
8 8 (3.54%) Mathematics
8 8 (3.54%) CMDB
9 6 (2.65%) iPhone
10 4 (1.77%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.33%) CLARiiON
12 2 (0.88%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.88%) BYOD
12 2 (0.88%) Spread Betting
12 2 (0.88%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.88%) Symmetrix
13 1 (0.44%) Handset
13 1 (0.44%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 130 (57.52%) Windows
2 46 (20.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (18.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (10.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (8.41%) Windows 7
6 12 (5.31%) Windows 8
7 10 (4.42%) Android
8 9 (3.98%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.10%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (2.21%) Linux
10 5 (2.21%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.77%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.44%) Debian
13 1 (0.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.49%) ITIL
2 27 (11.95%) Migration
3 26 (11.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 22 (9.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (7.08%) Programme Management
6 15 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (6.64%) Digital Marketing
7 11 (4.87%) Project Planning
8 10 (4.42%) Problem Management
9 9 (3.98%) Business Continuity
9 9 (3.98%) Operations Management
10 8 (3.54%) Coaching
10 8 (3.54%) WAN Optimisation
10 8 (3.54%) Project Management
11 7 (3.10%) Asset Management
11 7 (3.10%) Time Management
12 6 (2.65%) Data Protection
12 6 (2.65%) Change Control
12 6 (2.65%) Network Management
12 6 (2.65%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 23 (10.18%) PowerShell
2 19 (8.41%) SQL
3 1 (0.44%) VB
3 1 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (20.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (19.47%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (17.70%) MCSE
4 29 (12.83%) CCNP
4 29 (12.83%) CCNA
5 18 (7.96%) MCSA
6 17 (7.52%) MCITP
7 15 (6.64%) Degree
8 14 (6.19%) SC Cleared
8 14 (6.19%) Security Cleared
9 12 (5.31%) MCP
10 11 (4.87%) JNCIA
11 9 (3.98%) MCTS
11 9 (3.98%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Certified Master
13 3 (1.33%) CCSA
13 3 (1.33%) CCSE
14 2 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.88%) CCDA
14 2 (0.88%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.29%) SLA
2 9 (3.98%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 146 (64.60%) Active Directory
2 77 (34.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (10.62%) Hyper-V
4 19 (8.41%) vSphere
5 13 (5.75%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (5.31%) UAG
7 11 (4.87%) XenApp
8 8 (3.54%) Forefront TMG
8 8 (3.54%) ISA Server
9 7 (3.10%) XenServer
10 6 (2.65%) vCloud
10 6 (2.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (2.21%) XenDesktop
12 4 (1.77%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (1.77%) VMware ESX
13 3 (1.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (0.88%) NFS
15 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.44%) BitLocker
15 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 30 (13.27%) SCCM
2 12 (5.31%) SCOM
3 11 (4.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 10 (4.42%) AirWatch
5 8 (3.54%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (2.21%) Backup Exec
6 5 (2.21%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (1.77%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.88%) Windows Intune
9 2 (0.88%) EdgeSight
10 1 (0.44%) WSUS
10 1 (0.44%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 140 (61.95%) Microsoft
2 91 (40.27%) VMware
3 77 (34.07%) Cisco
4 37 (16.37%) Citrix
5 18 (7.96%) Symantec
6 17 (7.52%) SAP
6 17 (7.52%) Polycom
7 14 (6.19%) Avaya
7 14 (6.19%) Mitel
8 12 (5.31%) Juniper
8 12 (5.31%) NetApp
8 12 (5.31%) EMC
9 11 (4.87%) HP
10 9 (3.98%) Veeam
11 8 (3.54%) Riverbed
11 8 (3.54%) Ipanema Technologies
11 8 (3.54%) CheckPoint
12 7 (3.10%) Dell
12 7 (3.10%) F5
12 7 (3.10%) MobileIron
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Benefits, MS Certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £6000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £77500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Benefits, Certifications
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £6000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Benefits, Certifications
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago