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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 40 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 5 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.93% 5.91% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.87% 35.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 0
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
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
46 39 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 17.76% 16.46% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 35
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 30 September 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 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) MCSE
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (84.21%) MS Excel
3 16 (84.21%) MCITP
4 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (68.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (68.42%) MS Exchange
5 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
5 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
7 9 (47.37%) Office 365
8 8 (42.11%) Forefront TMG
8 8 (42.11%) MCTS
8 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (42.11%) Migration
9 7 (36.84%) Coaching
10 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
11 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (21.05%) VMware
11 4 (21.05%) Identity Management
11 4 (21.05%) PBX
11 4 (21.05%) SQL
12 2 (10.53%) Cisco
12 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (10.53%) CCNP
13 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 13 (68.42%) MS Exchange
1 13 (68.42%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (84.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Office 365
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
2 4 (21.05%) PBX
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Consultant
1 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Sales Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Voice Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
2 8 (42.11%) Migration
3 7 (36.84%) Coaching
4 4 (21.05%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) MCSE
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (84.21%) MCITP
3 8 (42.11%) MCTS
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.53%) CCNP
5 1 (5.26%) CCDA
5 1 (5.26%) MCSA
5 1 (5.26%) CCIE
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.26%) CCVP
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.26%) MCP
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9000
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco