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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 32 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 12 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.69% 4.70% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.34% 31.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 0
Average salary £57,500 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +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
59 35 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 23.05% 14.96% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 36
Average salary £40,500 £39,246 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.19% +12.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 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 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) MCSE
2 17 (73.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (69.57%) MS Excel
3 16 (69.57%) MCITP
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (56.52%) MS Exchange
5 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
5 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (39.13%) Office 365
7 8 (34.78%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (34.78%) MCTS
7 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (34.78%) Migration
8 7 (30.43%) Unified Communications
9 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (26.09%) Cisco
9 6 (26.09%) CCNP
10 5 (21.74%) CCDA
10 5 (21.74%) CCIE
10 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (21.74%) CCVP
11 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (17.39%) PBX
11 4 (17.39%) VoIP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (56.52%) MS Exchange
1 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (69.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Office 365
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Unified Communications
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (17.39%) PBX
3 4 (17.39%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Voice Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (13.04%) Network Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) MCSE
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (69.57%) MCITP
3 8 (34.78%) MCTS
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (26.09%) CCNP
5 5 (21.74%) CCDA
5 5 (21.74%) CCIE
5 5 (21.74%) CCVP
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.35%) MCP
6 1 (4.35%) MCSA
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9000
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) VMware