The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 313 330 441
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +111
Permanent jobs citing Lync 399 324 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.83% 0.73% 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.80% 3.47% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 362 265 155
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £73,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Application Platforms Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10490 9346 10496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.73% 21.16% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8990 7942 9239
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,246 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +3.27%
Lync
England

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 10 July 2014.

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 10 July 2014. 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 +28 125 £50,000 -16.66% 17
Kingston Upon Thames -3 7 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Croydon -8 6 £26,250 -54.34%
Canary Wharf +5 4 £56,000 -
Wembley 0 4 £65,000 +132.14%
Twickenham - 4 £43,750 - 1
Barnet - 4 £65,000 -
Hammersmith - 3 £37,500 -
Bromley -10 2 £63,000 -16.00% 2
Docklands, London - 2 £48,000 -
Worcester Park - 1 £45,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £45,000 -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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.

1 477 (64.99%) Microsoft
2 425 (57.90%) Windows
3 402 (54.77%) MS Exchange
4 379 (51.63%) Active Directory
5 262 (35.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 226 (30.79%) VMware
7 225 (30.65%) MS Excel
8 217 (29.56%) SharePoint
9 195 (26.57%) DNS
10 191 (26.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 161 (21.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 160 (21.80%) Cisco
12 160 (21.80%) Finance
13 159 (21.66%) VMware Infrastructure
14 149 (20.30%) Unified Communications
15 144 (19.62%) ITIL
16 142 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
17 140 (19.07%) Blackberry
18 139 (18.94%) Office 365
19 134 (18.26%) PowerShell
20 125 (17.03%) Windows 7
21 122 (16.62%) Windows Server 2003
22 118 (16.08%) Citrix
23 117 (15.94%) MCSE
24 113 (15.40%) DHCP
25 102 (13.90%) Hyper-V
26 98 (13.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
27 96 (13.08%) MS Office
28 93 (12.67%) Firewall
28 93 (12.67%) SQL

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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
1 402 (54.77%) MS Exchange
2 262 (35.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 217 (29.56%) SharePoint
4 142 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 98 (13.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 89 (12.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 58 (7.90%) Exchange Server 2003
8 56 (7.63%) Office Communications Server
9 34 (4.63%) IIS
10 31 (4.22%) Lotus Domino
11 20 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
12 18 (2.45%) IBM Notes
13 17 (2.32%) SharePoint 2013
14 14 (1.91%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (1.23%) Apache
16 8 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2000
17 7 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
18 6 (0.82%) WorkSite
19 4 (0.54%) OpenStack
19 4 (0.54%) CloudStack
Applications
1 225 (30.65%) MS Excel
2 96 (13.08%) MS Office
3 27 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.63%) MS Project
5 6 (0.82%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.41%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.14%) InDesign
7 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 40 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.82%) Eikon
4 3 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.41%) Summit
5 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.14%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 139 (18.94%) Office 365
2 15 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.09%) SaaS
4 2 (0.27%) IaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 195 (26.57%) DNS
2 149 (20.30%) Unified Communications
3 113 (15.40%) DHCP
4 93 (12.67%) Firewall
5 88 (11.99%) SAN
6 76 (10.35%) TCP/IP
7 75 (10.22%) LAN
8 73 (9.95%) VPN
9 68 (9.26%) WAN
10 61 (8.31%) VoIP
11 58 (7.90%) SMTP
12 54 (7.36%) PBX
13 40 (5.45%) Wireless
14 39 (5.31%) MPLS
15 34 (4.63%) NAS
16 25 (3.41%) Internet
17 18 (2.45%) BGP
17 18 (2.45%) WLAN
18 17 (2.32%) ISDN
18 17 (2.32%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (10.90%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (0.54%) EDMS
5 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.14%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (0.95%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.41%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.14%) JIRA
General
1 160 (21.80%) Finance
2 41 (5.59%) Telecoms
2 41 (5.59%) Banking
3 40 (5.45%) Law
4 29 (3.95%) Legal
4 29 (3.95%) Advertising
5 22 (3.00%) Investment Banking
6 19 (2.59%) Marketing
7 12 (1.63%) Retail
8 11 (1.50%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.36%) Back Office
10 7 (0.95%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.27%) Front Office
12 2 (0.27%) Electronics
12 2 (0.27%) Publishing
12 2 (0.27%) German Language
13 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 95 (12.94%) Analyst
2 88 (11.99%) Consultant
3 67 (9.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 63 (8.58%) Architect
5 55 (7.49%) Administrator
6 42 (5.72%) Project Manager
6 42 (5.72%) Support Analyst
7 41 (5.59%) Messaging Engineer
8 34 (4.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 30 (4.09%) Support Engineer
10 26 (3.54%) 3rd Line Support
10 26 (3.54%) Microsoft Consultant
11 25 (3.41%) Technical Support
11 25 (3.41%) Exchange Engineer
11 25 (3.41%) IT Support
12 22 (3.00%) Messaging Administrator
12 22 (3.00%) Systems Administrator
13 19 (2.59%) Exchange Specialist
13 19 (2.59%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 19 (2.59%) Exchange Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (5.59%) .NET
2 10 (1.36%) ASP.NET
3 8 (1.09%) Application Packaging
4 5 (0.68%) Software Packaging
5 4 (0.54%) COM
5 4 (0.54%) CSS
5 4 (0.54%) XMPP
6 3 (0.41%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.41%) CAML
6 3 (0.41%) OAuth
6 3 (0.41%) WCF
7 2 (0.27%) SAP Business Workflow
7 2 (0.27%) HTML
8 1 (0.14%) WebRTC
8 1 (0.14%) RSS
8 1 (0.14%) Middleware
8 1 (0.14%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 140 (19.07%) Blackberry
2 40 (5.45%) Clustering
3 18 (2.45%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (1.77%) Hedge funds
5 11 (1.50%) iPad
6 10 (1.36%) Statistics
7 9 (1.23%) IVR
8 8 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (0.95%) Computer Science
9 7 (0.95%) PDA
9 7 (0.95%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.68%) PMI
10 5 (0.68%) CMDB
10 5 (0.68%) iPhone
11 4 (0.54%) EqualLogic
11 4 (0.54%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.54%) BBC
11 4 (0.54%) E-Learning
11 4 (0.54%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 425 (57.90%) Windows
2 191 (26.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 125 (17.03%) Windows 7
4 122 (16.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 89 (12.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (6.81%) Windows XP
7 30 (4.09%) Windows 8
8 21 (2.86%) Linux
9 13 (1.77%) Apple iOS
10 11 (1.50%) Android
11 10 (1.36%) Windows Vista
12 9 (1.23%) HPUX
13 8 (1.09%) Solaris
14 7 (0.95%) AIX
14 7 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (0.95%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.68%) Windows 2000
16 5 (0.68%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (19.62%) ITIL
2 73 (9.95%) Migration
3 68 (9.26%) Project Management
4 52 (7.08%) CRM
5 44 (5.99%) Change Management
6 36 (4.90%) Mobile Device Management
7 28 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (3.68%) PRINCE2
9 26 (3.54%) Performance Monitoring
10 25 (3.41%) Service Management
10 25 (3.41%) Service Delivery
11 23 (3.13%) Asset Management
11 23 (3.13%) Load Balancing
12 18 (2.45%) Incident Management
12 18 (2.45%) Problem Management
13 17 (2.32%) Network Design
13 17 (2.32%) High Availability
14 15 (2.04%) Data Protection
15 13 (1.77%) Business Development
16 12 (1.63%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 134 (18.26%) PowerShell
2 93 (12.67%) SQL
3 36 (4.90%) VBScript
4 30 (4.09%) VB
5 5 (0.68%) C#
5 5 (0.68%) Perl
6 4 (0.54%) C
6 4 (0.54%) Python
7 3 (0.41%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.41%) Java
7 3 (0.41%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.27%) C++
9 1 (0.14%) Lingo
9 1 (0.14%) R
9 1 (0.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 161 (21.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 117 (15.94%) MCSE
3 58 (7.90%) Degree
4 49 (6.68%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (6.13%) MCITP
6 43 (5.86%) MCTS
7 37 (5.04%) CCNA
8 34 (4.63%) MCSA
9 32 (4.36%) MCP
10 28 (3.81%) CCNP
11 24 (3.27%) MCT
12 22 (3.00%) Security Cleared
13 21 (2.86%) SC Cleared
14 20 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (1.63%) BC Cleared
16 10 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 6 (0.82%) PMP
17 6 (0.82%) PMI Certification
18 5 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 5 (0.68%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.45%) SLA
2 12 (1.63%) QA
3 5 (0.68%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 379 (51.63%) Active Directory
2 159 (21.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (13.90%) Hyper-V
4 54 (7.36%) XenApp
5 42 (5.72%) VMware ESX
6 33 (4.50%) UAG
7 25 (3.41%) XenDesktop
8 23 (3.13%) vSphere
9 17 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (2.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 15 (2.04%) XenServer
11 12 (1.63%) Forefront TMG
12 11 (1.50%) ISA Server
13 7 (0.95%) VMware Server
14 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.68%) KVM
14 5 (0.68%) RHEV
15 4 (0.54%) Terminal Services
16 3 (0.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 2 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 82 (11.17%) SCCM
2 81 (11.04%) SCOM
3 60 (8.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 18 (2.45%) NetBackup
5 14 (1.91%) WSUS
6 12 (1.63%) Backup Exec
7 11 (1.50%) MAILsweeper
8 6 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.68%) SCOrch
9 5 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (0.54%) MOM
10 4 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.54%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 3 (0.41%) SCDPM
12 2 (0.27%) HP SIM
13 1 (0.14%) AppDNA
13 1 (0.14%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 477 (64.99%) Microsoft
2 226 (30.79%) VMware
3 160 (21.80%) Cisco
4 118 (16.08%) Citrix
5 85 (11.58%) Symantec
6 74 (10.08%) HP
7 47 (6.40%) Lotus
8 44 (5.99%) Avaya
9 41 (5.59%) Mitel
10 37 (5.04%) Dell
11 26 (3.54%) CheckPoint
11 26 (3.54%) MobileIron
12 24 (3.27%) IronPort
12 24 (3.27%) NetApp
13 22 (3.00%) Polycom
14 17 (2.32%) EMC
15 15 (2.04%) Veritas
15 15 (2.04%) Toshiba
16 11 (1.50%) Apple
16 11 (1.50%) Bloomberg
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