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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 268 366 396
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +30
Permanent jobs citing Lync 473 302 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.04% 0.65% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.62% 2.98% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 412 267 208
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £36,400 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
10245 10134 10093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 22.43% 21.96% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8792 8557 8787
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +69 127 £50,000 -4.76% 18
Croydon +11 10 £24,000 -49.47% 2
Westminster - 3 £38,000 -
Bromley +7 2 £58,750 -2.08%
Twickenham - 2 £29,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Hounslow -3 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £75,000 -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 653 (72.39%) Microsoft
2 554 (61.42%) Windows
3 516 (57.21%) Active Directory
4 493 (54.66%) MS Exchange
5 324 (35.92%) SharePoint
6 319 (35.37%) VMware
7 301 (33.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 289 (32.04%) Cisco
9 279 (30.93%) MS Excel
10 237 (26.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 232 (25.72%) DNS
12 223 (24.72%) VMware Infrastructure
13 222 (24.61%) ITIL
14 206 (22.84%) Windows Server 2008
15 190 (21.06%) MCSE
16 188 (20.84%) Citrix
17 181 (20.07%) Office 365
18 172 (19.07%) MS Office
19 166 (18.40%) Firewall
19 166 (18.40%) Exchange Server 2013
20 164 (18.18%) Windows 7
21 163 (18.07%) Windows Server 2012
22 159 (17.63%) SAN
23 155 (17.18%) Hyper-V
24 148 (16.41%) DHCP
25 143 (15.85%) Unified Communications
26 139 (15.41%) Windows Server 2003
27 132 (14.63%) Blackberry
28 126 (13.97%) SQL Server
29 121 (13.41%) Finance

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 493 (54.66%) MS Exchange
2 324 (35.92%) SharePoint
3 301 (33.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 166 (18.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 116 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 83 (9.20%) IIS
7 77 (8.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 63 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
8 63 (6.98%) Office Communications Server
9 45 (4.99%) SharePoint 2010
10 33 (3.66%) Apache
11 29 (3.22%) Lotus Domino
12 28 (3.10%) SharePoint 2013
13 25 (2.77%) IBM Notes
14 22 (2.44%) Tomcat
15 18 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
16 13 (1.44%) Jetty
16 13 (1.44%) nginx
17 7 (0.78%) WorkSite
18 3 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 279 (30.93%) MS Excel
2 172 (19.07%) MS Office
3 11 (1.22%) MS Project
4 10 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.11%) Revit
7 1 (0.11%) InDesign
7 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 33 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.22%) Tridion
6 1 (0.11%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 181 (20.07%) Office 365
2 61 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.33%) IaaS
4 9 (1.00%) SaaS
4 9 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.44%) PaaS
6 1 (0.11%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 232 (25.72%) DNS
2 166 (18.40%) Firewall
3 159 (17.63%) SAN
4 148 (16.41%) DHCP
5 143 (15.85%) Unified Communications
6 114 (12.64%) VPN
7 110 (12.20%) TCP/IP
8 100 (11.09%) VoIP
9 90 (9.98%) LAN
10 88 (9.76%) WAN
11 72 (7.98%) Internet
12 57 (6.32%) Wireless
13 54 (5.99%) Cisco ASA
14 51 (5.65%) NAS
15 49 (5.43%) PBX
16 41 (4.55%) MPLS
17 37 (4.10%) Cisco Nexus
18 36 (3.99%) Fibre Channel
19 33 (3.66%) BGP
20 31 (3.44%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (13.97%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (2.22%) MySQL
4 14 (1.55%) SQL Server 2000
5 13 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (1.44%) Hadoop
6 5 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (0.78%) AdminStudio
2 4 (0.44%) Rational Rose
3 2 (0.22%) JIRA
4 1 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 121 (13.41%) Finance
2 50 (5.54%) Telecoms
2 50 (5.54%) Law
3 35 (3.88%) Legal
4 27 (2.99%) Marketing
5 24 (2.66%) Advertising
6 22 (2.44%) Banking
7 21 (2.33%) Publishing
8 18 (2.00%) Back Office
9 15 (1.66%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.55%) Retail
11 9 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.67%) Electronics
13 6 (0.67%) Games
14 3 (0.33%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.33%) Automotive
15 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 161 (17.85%) Consultant
2 132 (14.63%) Analyst
3 99 (10.98%) Support Engineer
4 84 (9.31%) Architect
5 73 (8.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 70 (7.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 55 (6.10%) Messaging Engineer
8 50 (5.54%) Support Analyst
9 42 (4.66%) Microsoft Consultant
10 40 (4.43%) Administrator
11 33 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 31 (3.44%) Systems Administrator
13 30 (3.33%) Service Analyst
13 30 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
14 27 (2.99%) Network Engineer
15 26 (2.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 26 (2.88%) Infrastructure Manager
16 25 (2.77%) Exchange Engineer
17 23 (2.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
17 23 (2.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (3.55%) XMPP
2 17 (1.88%) Application Packaging
3 15 (1.66%) .NET
4 5 (0.55%) HTML
5 4 (0.44%) CSS
6 3 (0.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.22%) COM
7 2 (0.22%) WinForms
7 2 (0.22%) Web Services
7 2 (0.22%) XML
8 1 (0.11%) SAML
8 1 (0.11%) Middleware
8 1 (0.11%) OLE
8 1 (0.11%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.11%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.11%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 132 (14.63%) Blackberry
2 80 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (5.99%) Clustering
4 37 (4.10%) Video Conferencing
5 22 (2.44%) Replication
6 20 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 18 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 15 (1.66%) Hedge funds
8 15 (1.66%) Statistics
9 10 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
10 9 (1.00%) E-Learning
10 9 (1.00%) Thin Client
10 9 (1.00%) Fat Client
11 8 (0.89%) CMDB
11 8 (0.89%) IVR
12 6 (0.67%) DTV
12 6 (0.67%) iPad
13 5 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.55%) iPhone
14 4 (0.44%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 554 (61.42%) Windows
2 206 (22.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 164 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 163 (18.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 139 (15.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 68 (7.54%) Windows 8
7 50 (5.54%) Windows XP
8 46 (5.10%) Linux
9 24 (2.66%) Android
10 23 (2.55%) Mac OS X
11 18 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
12 16 (1.77%) Apple iOS
13 10 (1.11%) Windows Phone
13 10 (1.11%) UNIX
14 9 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.89%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (0.78%) CentOS
17 6 (0.67%) Debian
18 3 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (24.61%) ITIL
2 85 (9.42%) Migration
3 58 (6.43%) Project Management
4 49 (5.43%) CRM
5 48 (5.32%) Service Delivery
6 41 (4.55%) Change Management
7 39 (4.32%) Service Management
8 38 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (4.21%) Mentoring
9 35 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 34 (3.77%) Load Balancing
10 34 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
11 33 (3.66%) Continuous Improvement
12 31 (3.44%) Mobile Device Management
13 30 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
13 30 (3.33%) PRINCE2
14 29 (3.22%) BCP
15 28 (3.10%) Performance Monitoring
16 26 (2.88%) Network Design
17 25 (2.77%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (11.42%) SQL
2 98 (10.86%) PowerShell
3 16 (1.77%) Java
4 15 (1.66%) VBScript
4 15 (1.66%) Python
4 15 (1.66%) Perl
5 13 (1.44%) Ruby
6 10 (1.11%) VB
7 3 (0.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.33%) C#
8 2 (0.22%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.22%) R
9 1 (0.11%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.11%) C
Qualifications
1 237 (26.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 190 (21.06%) MCSE
3 115 (12.75%) Cisco Certification
4 101 (11.20%) MCITP
5 88 (9.76%) MCSA
6 78 (8.65%) CCNP
7 65 (7.21%) MCP
8 63 (6.98%) CCNA
9 54 (5.99%) MCTS
10 50 (5.54%) Degree
11 46 (5.10%) Security Cleared
12 42 (4.66%) SC Cleared
13 30 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 17 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (1.66%) CCA
15 15 (1.66%) Citrix Certification
15 15 (1.66%) JNCIA
16 12 (1.33%) CCVP
16 12 (1.33%) Microsoft Certified Master
16 12 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (7.10%) SLA
2 13 (1.44%) QA
3 6 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 516 (57.21%) Active Directory
2 223 (24.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 155 (17.18%) Hyper-V
4 73 (8.09%) vSphere
5 67 (7.43%) XenApp
6 37 (4.10%) UAG
7 36 (3.99%) VMware ESXi
8 27 (2.99%) XenDesktop
8 27 (2.99%) VMware ESX
9 23 (2.55%) Microsoft App-V
10 17 (1.88%) XenServer
11 12 (1.33%) KVM
12 11 (1.22%) Forefront TMG
13 7 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
14 6 (0.67%) NFS
14 6 (0.67%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.67%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 110 (12.20%) SCCM
2 90 (9.98%) SCOM
3 45 (4.99%) Cisco CUCM
4 41 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 27 (2.99%) Backup Exec
6 23 (2.55%) Nagios
7 18 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
7 18 (2.00%) FortiGate
8 14 (1.55%) SCOrch
8 14 (1.55%) WSUS
9 13 (1.44%) Puppet
9 13 (1.44%) Check_MK
9 13 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (1.22%) NetBackup
10 11 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
11 10 (1.11%) Opsview
12 8 (0.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 6 (0.67%) MAILsweeper
13 6 (0.67%) MIIS
14 5 (0.55%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 653 (72.39%) Microsoft
2 319 (35.37%) VMware
3 289 (32.04%) Cisco
4 188 (20.84%) Citrix
5 113 (12.53%) HP
6 95 (10.53%) Symantec
7 90 (9.98%) Dell
8 58 (6.43%) Polycom
9 54 (5.99%) NetApp
10 52 (5.76%) Juniper
11 51 (5.65%) EMC
12 44 (4.88%) Mitel
13 43 (4.77%) Veeam
14 40 (4.43%) Lotus
14 40 (4.43%) CheckPoint
15 35 (3.88%) Apple
16 32 (3.55%) IBM
17 26 (2.88%) IronPort
18 25 (2.77%) Bloomberg
19 23 (2.55%) Avaya
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + 20%
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £51000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
North West London
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Redblade Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + extensive bens!
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits+training opportunities
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 15% bonus and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + training + dental + bupa
Posted: 3 days ago