The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 44 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.30% 4.15% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.04% 23.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Lync
Buckinghamshire

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

Application Platforms Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
49 46 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 14.58% 17.36% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 33
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Lync
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Lync Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) MCSE
2 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (85.71%) MCITP
4 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
4 9 (64.29%) Office 365
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (42.86%) MCTS
7 6 (42.86%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (35.71%) Unified Communications
8 5 (35.71%) Migration
8 5 (35.71%) Coaching
9 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
9 4 (28.57%) PBX
9 4 (28.57%) SQL
9 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (21.43%) VMware
10 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (14.29%) MS Office
12 1 (7.14%) NAS
12 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
1 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Office 365
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Unified Communications
2 4 (28.57%) PBX
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Sales Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (28.57%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (35.71%) Coaching
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) MCSE
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (85.71%) MCITP
3 6 (42.86%) MCTS
4 1 (7.14%) MCP
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9000
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco