The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 39 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.54% 1.91% 3.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.00% 9.38% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Lync
London

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

Application Platforms Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
50 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 27.03% 20.38% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 50 30 28
Average salary £45,000 £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% -11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £43,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Lync
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Lync Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
2 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 8 (88.89%) SCOM
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
3 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
4 6 (66.67%) CRM
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) MCP
4 6 (66.67%) MCSE
4 6 (66.67%) MCT
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (66.67%) Migration
4 6 (66.67%) MCTS
4 6 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) High Availability
4 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (66.67%) Email Migration
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) NAS
6 2 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
6 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (22.22%) SAN

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
1 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
1 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) NAS
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (66.67%) Administrator
1 6 (66.67%) Systems Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Administrator
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) CRM
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
1 6 (66.67%) High Availability
1 6 (66.67%) Email Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) MCP
1 6 (66.67%) MCSE
1 6 (66.67%) MCT
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (66.67%) MCTS
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) SCOM
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco