The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 72 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Lync 3 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.43% 1.11% 1.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.69% 6.76% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 9
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £36,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £42,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Lync
Surrey

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

Application Platforms Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
177 148 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 25.11% 16.41% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 166 140 191
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Lync
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Lync Salary Trend in Guildford

Lync
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Guildford

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) CESG
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (20.00%) Snort
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
1 1 (20.00%) CESG
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCSP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) VTSP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Snort
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco