The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 331 322 337
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Lync 331 407 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.75% 0.84% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.57% 3.84% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 304 364 249
Average salary £45,125 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £32,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -10.00%
Lync
England

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

Application Platforms Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9284 10609 9360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 20.95% 22.01% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7835 9080 7916
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lync
Salary Trend in London

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

Lync Salary Trend in London

Lync
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in London

Lync
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
City of London +8 90 £51,500 +3.00% 9
Canary Wharf +15 11 £26,500 -52.67%
Sidcup - 7 £50,500 -
Chiswick - 6 £45,000 -
New Malden - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -6 1 £57,500 +43.75%
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Finchley - 1 £42,500 -
Feltham - 1 £45,000 -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 534 (68.55%) Windows
2 467 (59.95%) Active Directory
3 465 (59.69%) Microsoft
4 385 (49.42%) MS Exchange
5 302 (38.77%) VMware
6 281 (36.07%) Cisco
7 246 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
8 237 (30.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 230 (29.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 216 (27.73%) Exchange Server 2013
11 201 (25.80%) Windows Server 2008
12 192 (24.65%) Office 365
13 189 (24.26%) SharePoint
14 183 (23.49%) Citrix
15 178 (22.85%) ITIL
16 175 (22.46%) SAN
17 173 (22.21%) DNS
17 173 (22.21%) SCCM
18 172 (22.08%) MS Excel
19 162 (20.80%) Firewall
20 161 (20.67%) Microsoft Certification
21 159 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
22 155 (19.90%) HP
23 135 (17.33%) Finance
24 134 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2007
25 125 (16.05%) Hyper-V
25 125 (16.05%) Unified Communications
26 123 (15.79%) MCSE
27 117 (15.02%) MS Office
28 109 (13.99%) Cisco Certification

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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
1 385 (49.42%) MS Exchange
2 246 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 216 (27.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 189 (24.26%) SharePoint
5 134 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 95 (12.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 56 (7.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 46 (5.91%) SharePoint 2013
9 38 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
10 30 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
11 24 (3.08%) IIS
12 8 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
13 7 (0.90%) Apache
14 5 (0.64%) CMS
15 3 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
16 2 (0.26%) Joomla!
16 2 (0.26%) WorkSite
16 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.26%) Drupal
16 2 (0.26%) GlassFish
Applications
1 172 (22.08%) MS Excel
2 117 (15.02%) MS Office
3 4 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.39%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.39%) MS Project
4 3 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.26%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 23 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.39%) SAP CCM
5 3 (0.39%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics SL
Cloud Services
1 192 (24.65%) Office 365
2 77 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (5.26%) Mimecast
4 19 (2.44%) IaaS
5 18 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.54%) Yammer
8 4 (0.51%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.39%) Symantec.cloud
10 2 (0.26%) SaaS
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 175 (22.46%) SAN
2 173 (22.21%) DNS
3 162 (20.80%) Firewall
4 125 (16.05%) Unified Communications
5 106 (13.61%) DHCP
5 106 (13.61%) LAN
6 97 (12.45%) TCP/IP
7 96 (12.32%) WAN
8 86 (11.04%) VPN
9 75 (9.63%) VoIP
10 61 (7.83%) NAS
11 56 (7.19%) Cisco ASA
12 55 (7.06%) Wireless
13 54 (6.93%) Internet
14 42 (5.39%) iSCSI
15 38 (4.88%) Skype
16 35 (4.49%) VLAN
17 29 (3.72%) OSPF
17 29 (3.72%) BGP
18 24 (3.08%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 42 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.16%) MySQL
7 5 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.39%) MS Access
9 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.13%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (0.13%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (0.39%) Visual Studio
1 3 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 135 (17.33%) Finance
2 47 (6.03%) Law
3 33 (4.24%) Legal
3 33 (4.24%) Marketing
4 28 (3.59%) Advertising
5 27 (3.47%) Banking
6 25 (3.21%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.31%) Back Office
8 11 (1.41%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.28%) Electronics
10 9 (1.16%) Games
11 7 (0.90%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.90%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.64%) Front Office
13 4 (0.51%) Publishing
14 3 (0.39%) Local Government
14 3 (0.39%) Retail
14 3 (0.39%) French Language
14 3 (0.39%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 130 (16.69%) Support Engineer
2 94 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 93 (11.94%) Analyst
4 90 (11.55%) Consultant
5 46 (5.91%) Architect
6 41 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 36 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
8 35 (4.49%) Unified Communications Engineer
9 34 (4.36%) Messaging Engineer
10 32 (4.11%) Wintel Engineer
11 29 (3.72%) Technical Support
11 29 (3.72%) Microsoft Consultant
12 28 (3.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 27 (3.47%) IT Support
13 27 (3.47%) Administrator
14 25 (3.21%) Communications Engineer
15 24 (3.08%) Technical Engineer
15 24 (3.08%) Support Analyst
15 24 (3.08%) Systems Engineer
15 24 (3.08%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.08%) .NET
2 23 (2.95%) XMPP
3 9 (1.16%) Web Services
3 9 (1.16%) Application Packaging
3 9 (1.16%) 802.1X
4 8 (1.03%) WAP
5 7 (0.90%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.90%) COM
6 5 (0.64%) Apache FOP
7 4 (0.51%) MAPI
7 4 (0.51%) WSH
7 4 (0.51%) Middleware
8 3 (0.39%) XML
8 3 (0.39%) ODBC
8 3 (0.39%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 3 (0.39%) HTML
8 3 (0.39%) Ajax
8 3 (0.39%) CSS
8 3 (0.39%) WCF
8 3 (0.39%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 87 (11.17%) Blackberry
2 72 (9.24%) Video Conferencing
3 71 (9.11%) Data Centre
4 59 (7.57%) Clustering
5 57 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (3.59%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.44%) CLARiiON
8 15 (1.93%) Replication
9 13 (1.67%) Computer Science
10 12 (1.54%) Mathematics
10 12 (1.54%) iPad
11 11 (1.41%) EqualLogic
12 10 (1.28%) BYOD
12 10 (1.28%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.16%) HP Storage
13 9 (1.16%) iPhone
13 9 (1.16%) Client/Server
14 8 (1.03%) Blog
14 8 (1.03%) EMC VNX
14 8 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 534 (68.55%) Windows
2 230 (29.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 201 (25.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 159 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 103 (13.22%) Windows 7
6 54 (6.93%) Linux
7 50 (6.42%) Windows XP
8 43 (5.52%) Android
9 42 (5.39%) Windows 8
10 25 (3.21%) Apple iOS
11 17 (2.18%) Windows Mobile
12 14 (1.80%) Mac OS X
13 13 (1.67%) Mac OS
14 10 (1.28%) UNIX
15 7 (0.90%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.51%) Windows Vista
18 2 (0.26%) CentOS
18 2 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (22.85%) ITIL
2 61 (7.83%) Migration
3 51 (6.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 44 (5.65%) Project Management
4 44 (5.65%) Service Delivery
5 43 (5.52%) PRINCE2
5 43 (5.52%) Problem Management
6 40 (5.13%) CRM
7 36 (4.62%) Mobile Device Management
8 35 (4.49%) Mentoring
9 26 (3.34%) Kalman Filter
9 26 (3.34%) Change Management
10 23 (2.95%) Data Management
11 21 (2.70%) Coaching
11 21 (2.70%) Patch Management
12 19 (2.44%) Project Planning
12 19 (2.44%) Service Management
13 18 (2.31%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (2.18%) ITSM
15 16 (2.05%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 93 (11.94%) PowerShell
2 83 (10.65%) SQL
3 13 (1.67%) VBScript
4 10 (1.28%) Bash Shell
4 10 (1.28%) Python
5 9 (1.16%) C#
6 8 (1.03%) VB
6 8 (1.03%) C
7 3 (0.39%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.39%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.39%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.39%) Perl
8 2 (0.26%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.26%) XMLA
9 1 (0.13%) Ruby
9 1 (0.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 161 (20.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 123 (15.79%) MCSE
3 109 (13.99%) Cisco Certification
4 65 (8.34%) CCNP
5 63 (8.09%) CCNA
6 62 (7.96%) MCITP
7 55 (7.06%) Degree
8 53 (6.80%) MCSA
9 46 (5.91%) MCP
10 44 (5.65%) MCTS
11 34 (4.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 20 (2.57%) SC Cleared
12 20 (2.57%) Security Cleared
12 20 (2.57%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (2.05%) PhD
14 11 (1.41%) MCDST
15 9 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 7 (0.90%) CCA
16 7 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
16 7 (0.90%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (8.60%) SLA
2 12 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.64%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 467 (59.95%) Active Directory
2 237 (30.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (16.05%) Hyper-V
4 92 (11.81%) XenApp
5 81 (10.40%) vSphere
6 47 (6.03%) VMware ESXi
7 42 (5.39%) XenServer
8 33 (4.24%) VMware ESX
9 29 (3.72%) XenDesktop
10 21 (2.70%) UAG
11 17 (2.18%) Xen
12 16 (2.05%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (0.77%) vCloud
14 5 (0.64%) ISA Server
15 4 (0.51%) Terminal Server
15 4 (0.51%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 4 (0.51%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 173 (22.21%) SCCM
2 77 (9.88%) SCOM
3 44 (5.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 30 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
5 25 (3.21%) Backup Exec
6 17 (2.18%) Cisco UCCX
7 16 (2.05%) AirWatch
8 15 (1.93%) FortiGate
9 12 (1.54%) Nagios
10 10 (1.28%) WSUS
10 10 (1.28%) Opsview
11 7 (0.90%) NetBackup
12 6 (0.77%) SCVMM
12 6 (0.77%) ARCserve
13 4 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
13 4 (0.51%) Cisco UCCE
13 4 (0.51%) vMotion
14 3 (0.39%) Windows Intune
14 3 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 465 (59.69%) Microsoft
2 302 (38.77%) VMware
3 281 (36.07%) Cisco
4 183 (23.49%) Citrix
5 155 (19.90%) HP
6 80 (10.27%) Dell
7 73 (9.37%) Avaya
8 72 (9.24%) Symantec
9 71 (9.11%) EMC
10 63 (8.09%) Polycom
11 56 (7.19%) Mitel
12 55 (7.06%) Veeam
13 47 (6.03%) NetApp
14 37 (4.75%) IronPort
15 31 (3.98%) IBM
16 29 (3.72%) MobileIron
17 27 (3.47%) Juniper
18 26 (3.34%) CheckPoint
18 26 (3.34%) Bloomberg
19 18 (2.31%) RightFax
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Salary: From £34,989 to £42,401 per annum Plus Benefits
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