The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 176 164 143
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -21
Permanent jobs citing Lync 29 30 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.73% 0.75% 1.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.17% 3.69% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 50
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +39.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £40,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +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 Hampshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
914 814 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.99% 20.22% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 695 728 757
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Lync
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Lync Salary Trend in Hampshire

Lync
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Lync
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Basingstoke +5 12 £50,000 -9.09%
Fareham -6 7 £24,500 -2.00% 1
Southampton +3 1 - - 1
Winchester - 1 £35,000 -
Havant - 1 £37,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £22,500 -
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 49 (59.04%) Microsoft
2 43 (51.81%) MS Exchange
3 39 (46.99%) Cisco
4 34 (40.96%) Active Directory
5 33 (39.76%) Windows
6 31 (37.35%) ISDN
7 29 (34.94%) MS Excel
7 29 (34.94%) Telecoms
7 29 (34.94%) SC Cleared
7 29 (34.94%) Security Cleared
8 28 (33.73%) Softswitch
8 28 (33.73%) VoIP
8 28 (33.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 25 (30.12%) Exchange Server 2010
10 18 (21.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 18 (21.69%) Siemens
10 18 (21.69%) VMware
11 17 (20.48%) Mitel
11 17 (20.48%) PBX
11 17 (20.48%) SQL Server
12 16 (19.28%) MCSE
12 16 (19.28%) SLA
12 16 (19.28%) Ericsson
12 16 (19.28%) Exchange Server 2007
13 15 (18.07%) SharePoint
13 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (18.07%) Hyper-V
14 14 (16.87%) MCITP
15 13 (15.66%) Backup Exec
15 13 (15.66%) SAN

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 43 (51.81%) MS Exchange
2 25 (30.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (21.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (19.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (18.07%) SharePoint
6 12 (14.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (7.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (3.61%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (2.41%) IIS
9 2 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.20%) Joomla!
Applications
1 29 (34.94%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.05%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Office 365
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (37.35%) ISDN
2 28 (33.73%) VoIP
2 28 (33.73%) Softswitch
3 17 (20.48%) PBX
4 13 (15.66%) SAN
5 6 (7.23%) Firewall
5 6 (7.23%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (7.23%) VPN
6 3 (3.61%) DNS
6 3 (3.61%) DHCP
6 3 (3.61%) SNMP
6 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.61%) LAN
6 3 (3.61%) VLAN
6 3 (3.61%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.41%) WAN
8 1 (1.20%) SSL
8 1 (1.20%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.20%) Network Security
8 1 (1.20%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 29 (34.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (32.53%) Network Engineer
2 23 (27.71%) Voice Engineer
3 21 (25.30%) Voice Network Engineer
4 12 (14.46%) Support Engineer
4 12 (14.46%) Administrator
5 8 (9.64%) Consultant
5 8 (9.64%) IT Support
6 7 (8.43%) Service Manager
6 7 (8.43%) Service Desk Manager
7 6 (7.23%) Server Administrator
7 6 (7.23%) Messaging Administrator
8 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) Technical Support
8 5 (6.02%) IT Administrator
9 4 (4.82%) Support Technician
9 4 (4.82%) VoIP Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Exchange Consultant
10 3 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.61%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) HTML
1 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.61%) Clustering
2 3 (3.61%) Smartphone
2 3 (3.61%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 33 (39.76%) Windows
2 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (13.25%) Linux
3 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (12.05%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.23%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.05%) ITIL
2 9 (10.84%) CRM
3 8 (9.64%) Service Management
3 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
3 8 (9.64%) Migration
4 5 (6.02%) Security Management
4 5 (6.02%) Capacity Management
4 5 (6.02%) Change Management
4 5 (6.02%) Network Management
5 4 (4.82%) Load Balancing
5 4 (4.82%) Release Management
5 4 (4.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.41%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.41%) Time Management
6 2 (2.41%) QMS
6 2 (2.41%) ERP
6 2 (2.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.41%) MOF
6 2 (2.41%) Project Management
7 1 (1.20%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.84%) SQL
2 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.20%) C
3 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (34.94%) SC Cleared
1 29 (34.94%) Security Cleared
2 28 (33.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (19.28%) MCSE
4 14 (16.87%) MCITP
5 11 (13.25%) MCTS
6 10 (12.05%) MCSA
7 5 (6.02%) MCP
7 5 (6.02%) Degree
8 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.20%) MCDST
9 1 (1.20%) CCNA
9 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.28%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) BS7799
2 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (40.96%) Active Directory
2 15 (18.07%) Hyper-V
3 11 (13.25%) vSphere
4 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.61%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) Backup Exec
2 10 (12.05%) SCCM
3 7 (8.43%) SCOM
4 3 (3.61%) WSUS
5 1 (1.20%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 49 (59.04%) Microsoft
2 39 (46.99%) Cisco
3 18 (21.69%) Siemens
3 18 (21.69%) VMware
4 17 (20.48%) Mitel
5 16 (19.28%) Ericsson
6 13 (15.66%) Sonus
7 12 (14.46%) HP
8 11 (13.25%) Citrix
9 9 (10.84%) CheckPoint
10 8 (9.64%) NetApp
11 6 (7.23%) Symantec
11 6 (7.23%) Remedy
12 4 (4.82%) Avaya
13 3 (3.61%) Dell
14 2 (2.41%) Siebel
14 2 (2.41%) LANDesk
15 1 (1.20%) IronPort
15 1 (1.20%) 3PAR
15 1 (1.20%) F5
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% bonus + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago