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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 345 320 326
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +6
Permanent jobs citing Lync 331 400 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.82% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.47% 3.70% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 296 364 262
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
9546 10814 9416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.42% 22.07% 21.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8109 9269 7997
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 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 3 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 +5 94 £52,500 - 20
Canary Wharf +12 10 £30,000 -46.42%
Sidcup - 8 £47,875 - 1
Chiswick +4 2 £45,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +1 1 £57,500 +43.75%
Twickenham -21 1 £32,500 -31.57%
Finchley - 1 £42,500 -
New Malden - 1 - -
Coulsdon - 1 £23,000 -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 561 (66.95%) Windows
2 534 (63.72%) Microsoft
3 496 (59.19%) Active Directory
4 418 (49.88%) MS Exchange
5 316 (37.71%) VMware
6 302 (36.04%) Cisco
7 254 (30.31%) Exchange Server 2010
8 249 (29.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 247 (29.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 239 (28.52%) Exchange Server 2013
11 234 (27.92%) Office 365
12 224 (26.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 207 (24.70%) SharePoint
14 196 (23.39%) MS Excel
15 185 (22.08%) ITIL
16 182 (21.72%) DNS
17 180 (21.48%) Citrix
18 178 (21.24%) Microsoft Certification
19 177 (21.12%) SAN
20 173 (20.64%) SCCM
21 172 (20.53%) Firewall
22 170 (20.29%) Windows Server 2003
23 160 (19.09%) HP
24 146 (17.42%) MCSE
24 146 (17.42%) Unified Communications
25 145 (17.30%) Exchange Server 2007
26 144 (17.18%) Hyper-V
27 137 (16.35%) Finance
28 136 (16.23%) MS Office
29 130 (15.51%) Cisco Certification

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 418 (49.88%) MS Exchange
2 254 (30.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 239 (28.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 207 (24.70%) SharePoint
5 145 (17.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 102 (12.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 58 (6.92%) SharePoint 2010
8 55 (6.56%) SharePoint 2013
9 46 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2003
10 45 (5.37%) Office Communications Server
11 40 (4.77%) IIS
12 11 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.72%) CMS
14 5 (0.60%) Apache
15 4 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.24%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.24%) Lotus Domino
16 2 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
16 2 (0.24%) Joomla!
16 2 (0.24%) WorkSite
Applications
1 196 (23.39%) MS Excel
2 136 (16.23%) MS Office
3 5 (0.60%) MS Project
3 5 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.24%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.24%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 26 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.48%) SAP CCM
4 4 (0.48%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics SL
Cloud Services
1 234 (27.92%) Office 365
2 90 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (4.89%) Mimecast
4 32 (3.82%) IaaS
5 23 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (1.79%) Yammer
8 6 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.48%) SaaS
10 3 (0.36%) PaaS
11 2 (0.24%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.24%) Sumo Logic
12 1 (0.12%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 182 (21.72%) DNS
2 177 (21.12%) SAN
3 172 (20.53%) Firewall
4 146 (17.42%) Unified Communications
5 112 (13.37%) WAN
6 111 (13.25%) LAN
7 110 (13.13%) DHCP
8 104 (12.41%) TCP/IP
9 88 (10.50%) VPN
10 79 (9.43%) VoIP
11 67 (8.00%) Wireless
12 63 (7.52%) Internet
13 62 (7.40%) NAS
14 58 (6.92%) Cisco ASA
15 46 (5.49%) iSCSI
16 39 (4.65%) MPLS
17 37 (4.42%) BGP
18 36 (4.30%) OSPF
18 36 (4.30%) Skype
19 33 (3.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 50 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (0.72%) MySQL
7 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.24%) MS Access
9 1 (0.12%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.12%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 137 (16.35%) Finance
2 53 (6.32%) Law
3 39 (4.65%) Legal
4 38 (4.53%) Marketing
5 31 (3.70%) Advertising
5 31 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.98%) Banking
7 20 (2.39%) Back Office
8 12 (1.43%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.07%) Electronics
10 7 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.84%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.84%) Games
11 5 (0.60%) Retail
12 4 (0.48%) Publishing
12 4 (0.48%) Front Office
13 1 (0.12%) Local Government
13 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 122 (14.56%) Consultant
2 118 (14.08%) Support Engineer
3 111 (13.25%) Analyst
4 92 (10.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 61 (7.28%) Architect
6 38 (4.53%) 2nd Line Support
6 38 (4.53%) Messaging Engineer
7 37 (4.42%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 37 (4.42%) Microsoft Consultant
8 36 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
9 34 (4.06%) Wintel Engineer
10 29 (3.46%) Support Analyst
11 28 (3.34%) Technical Support
12 27 (3.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 25 (2.98%) IT Support
13 25 (2.98%) Senior Analyst
13 25 (2.98%) Communications Engineer
14 23 (2.74%) Project Engineer
14 23 (2.74%) Technical Engineer
14 23 (2.74%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.46%) XMPP
2 25 (2.98%) .NET
3 9 (1.07%) WAP
3 9 (1.07%) Application Packaging
3 9 (1.07%) Web Services
4 8 (0.95%) COM
5 7 (0.84%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.60%) Apache FOP
7 4 (0.48%) MAPI
7 4 (0.48%) WSH
7 4 (0.48%) Middleware
8 2 (0.24%) Ajax
8 2 (0.24%) XML
8 2 (0.24%) ODBC
8 2 (0.24%) MDX
8 2 (0.24%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 2 (0.24%) CSS
8 2 (0.24%) WCF
8 2 (0.24%) WF
8 2 (0.24%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 88 (10.50%) Blackberry
2 78 (9.31%) Data Centre
3 69 (8.23%) Video Conferencing
4 62 (7.40%) Clustering
5 61 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 18 (2.15%) CLARiiON
8 17 (2.03%) Replication
9 13 (1.55%) Computer Science
10 12 (1.43%) EqualLogic
11 11 (1.31%) iPhone
12 10 (1.19%) iPad
12 10 (1.19%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.07%) Blog
13 9 (1.07%) DTV
13 9 (1.07%) Private Cloud
13 9 (1.07%) BYOD
14 8 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
14 8 (0.95%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.95%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 561 (66.95%) Windows
2 249 (29.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 224 (26.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 170 (20.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 96 (11.46%) Windows 7
6 54 (6.44%) Windows 8
7 52 (6.21%) Windows XP
8 46 (5.49%) Linux
9 42 (5.01%) Android
10 24 (2.86%) Apple iOS
11 16 (1.91%) Windows Mobile
12 14 (1.67%) Mac OS X
13 11 (1.31%) UNIX
14 9 (1.07%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.72%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.60%) CentOS
17 4 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
18 2 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (22.08%) ITIL
2 79 (9.43%) Migration
3 57 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
4 47 (5.61%) PRINCE2
5 46 (5.49%) Service Delivery
6 43 (5.13%) Mobile Device Management
7 41 (4.89%) CRM
8 39 (4.65%) Problem Management
9 38 (4.53%) Mentoring
10 37 (4.42%) Project Management
11 27 (3.22%) Service Management
11 27 (3.22%) Kalman Filter
12 24 (2.86%) Project Planning
13 22 (2.63%) Change Management
13 22 (2.63%) Patch Management
14 21 (2.51%) Data Management
15 20 (2.39%) Coaching
16 19 (2.27%) Change Control
16 19 (2.27%) ITSM
17 18 (2.15%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 94 (11.22%) PowerShell
2 89 (10.62%) SQL
3 12 (1.43%) VBScript
4 11 (1.31%) Python
5 9 (1.07%) Bash Shell
6 7 (0.84%) VB
6 7 (0.84%) C
6 7 (0.84%) C#
7 3 (0.36%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.36%) Ruby
8 2 (0.24%) XMLA
8 2 (0.24%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.24%) Perl
8 2 (0.24%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.24%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 178 (21.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 146 (17.42%) MCSE
3 130 (15.51%) Cisco Certification
4 76 (9.07%) CCNP
4 76 (9.07%) CCNA
5 65 (7.76%) Degree
6 62 (7.40%) MCITP
7 61 (7.28%) MCSA
8 54 (6.44%) MCP
9 47 (5.61%) MCTS
10 28 (3.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 27 (3.22%) SC Cleared
11 27 (3.22%) Security Cleared
12 15 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (1.79%) PhD
13 13 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (0.95%) CCA
14 8 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (0.84%) CCIE
15 7 (0.84%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (9.43%) SLA
2 11 (1.31%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.60%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 496 (59.19%) Active Directory
2 247 (29.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 144 (17.18%) Hyper-V
4 94 (11.22%) vSphere
5 83 (9.90%) XenApp
6 48 (5.73%) VMware ESXi
7 46 (5.49%) XenServer
8 36 (4.30%) VMware ESX
9 33 (3.94%) XenDesktop
10 23 (2.74%) UAG
11 20 (2.39%) Xen
12 17 (2.03%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (0.95%) ISA Server
14 7 (0.84%) vCloud
14 7 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
15 5 (0.60%) Terminal Server
16 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 4 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 4 (0.48%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 173 (20.64%) SCCM
2 93 (11.10%) SCOM
3 41 (4.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 28 (3.34%) Cisco CUCM
5 27 (3.22%) Backup Exec
6 20 (2.39%) Nagios
6 20 (2.39%) AirWatch
7 17 (2.03%) FortiGate
7 17 (2.03%) Opsview
8 16 (1.91%) Cisco UCCX
9 13 (1.55%) WSUS
10 9 (1.07%) NetBackup
11 8 (0.95%) ARCserve
12 6 (0.72%) SCVMM
13 5 (0.60%) SCDPM
14 4 (0.48%) Windows Intune
14 4 (0.48%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.48%) vMotion
15 3 (0.36%) MOM
15 3 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 534 (63.72%) Microsoft
2 316 (37.71%) VMware
3 302 (36.04%) Cisco
4 180 (21.48%) Citrix
5 160 (19.09%) HP
6 84 (10.02%) Dell
7 73 (8.71%) Symantec
8 69 (8.23%) EMC
9 67 (8.00%) Avaya
10 64 (7.64%) Polycom
11 63 (7.52%) Veeam
12 59 (7.04%) Mitel
13 42 (5.01%) NetApp
14 37 (4.42%) IronPort
15 35 (4.18%) CheckPoint
16 33 (3.94%) Juniper
17 32 (3.82%) IBM
18 29 (3.46%) MobileIron
19 26 (3.10%) Bloomberg
20 23 (2.74%) Riverbed
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus overtime and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Momentum
Salary: From £46,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension (20% contrib), Extensive ben
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + car + pension + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago