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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 293 370 446
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +76
Permanent jobs citing Lync 423 264 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.90% 0.59% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.17% 2.83% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 377 224 148
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,450 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.45%
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
10149 9341 10769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.68% 20.74% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8663 7970 9423
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 £39,000 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +45 111 £50,000 -4.76% 18
Kingston Upon Thames - 10 £40,000 - 3
Bromley - 5 £62,750 -
Wembley 0 4 £65,000 +132.14%
Barnet - 4 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £56,000 -
Croydon -10 2 £24,250 -55.90% 1
Twickenham - 2 £37,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £48,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 £35,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £42,500 -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 529 (66.71%) Microsoft
2 463 (58.39%) Windows
3 437 (55.11%) MS Exchange
4 402 (50.69%) Active Directory
5 281 (35.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 261 (32.91%) VMware
7 258 (32.53%) MS Excel
8 244 (30.77%) SharePoint
9 229 (28.88%) DNS
10 203 (25.60%) Cisco
11 189 (23.83%) VMware Infrastructure
12 183 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
13 181 (22.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 176 (22.19%) ITIL
15 157 (19.80%) Unified Communications
16 155 (19.55%) Finance
17 150 (18.92%) Office 365
18 147 (18.54%) Blackberry
19 140 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
20 139 (17.53%) Windows 7
21 138 (17.40%) MCSE
22 137 (17.28%) Citrix
23 131 (16.52%) DHCP
24 127 (16.02%) MS Office
25 123 (15.51%) Hyper-V
26 118 (14.88%) Windows Server 2003
27 117 (14.75%) SAN
27 117 (14.75%) PowerShell
28 115 (14.50%) Firewall
29 109 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 437 (55.11%) MS Exchange
2 281 (35.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 244 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 140 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 91 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 85 (10.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 60 (7.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 55 (6.94%) Office Communications Server
9 54 (6.81%) IIS
10 29 (3.66%) Lotus Domino
11 25 (3.15%) Apache
12 16 (2.02%) Tomcat
12 16 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
13 15 (1.89%) IBM Notes
14 12 (1.51%) SharePoint Server
15 11 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
16 9 (1.13%) nginx
16 9 (1.13%) Jetty
17 7 (0.88%) WorkSite
17 7 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 258 (32.53%) MS Excel
2 127 (16.02%) MS Office
3 26 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.26%) MS Project
5 5 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) InDesign
6 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.13%) Revit
Business Applications
1 42 (5.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.63%) Eikon
4 3 (0.38%) Summit
5 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 150 (18.92%) Office 365
2 32 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.13%) SaaS
5 5 (0.63%) IaaS
6 3 (0.38%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 229 (28.88%) DNS
2 157 (19.80%) Unified Communications
3 131 (16.52%) DHCP
4 117 (14.75%) SAN
5 115 (14.50%) Firewall
6 102 (12.86%) TCP/IP
7 82 (10.34%) VPN
8 78 (9.84%) LAN
9 73 (9.21%) VoIP
10 68 (8.58%) WAN
11 61 (7.69%) PBX
12 55 (6.94%) SMTP
13 46 (5.80%) NAS
14 44 (5.55%) Wireless
15 43 (5.42%) MPLS
16 37 (4.67%) Internet
17 27 (3.40%) Cisco ASA
18 22 (2.77%) BGP
18 22 (2.77%) SSL
19 20 (2.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (1.51%) MySQL
4 9 (1.13%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.50%) EDMS
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.13%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Rational Rose
2 2 (0.25%) AdminStudio
2 2 (0.25%) JIRA
2 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 155 (19.55%) Finance
2 46 (5.80%) Law
3 36 (4.54%) Advertising
3 36 (4.54%) Telecoms
4 35 (4.41%) Legal
5 31 (3.91%) Marketing
6 30 (3.78%) Banking
7 13 (1.64%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.51%) Retail
8 12 (1.51%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.26%) Publishing
9 10 (1.26%) Back Office
10 7 (0.88%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.38%) Games
13 2 (0.25%) Automotive
13 2 (0.25%) Electronics
13 2 (0.25%) German Language
14 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 102 (12.86%) Analyst
2 93 (11.73%) Consultant
3 76 (9.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 70 (8.83%) Architect
5 60 (7.57%) Administrator
6 52 (6.56%) Support Engineer
7 43 (5.42%) Support Analyst
7 43 (5.42%) Messaging Engineer
8 37 (4.67%) Project Manager
8 37 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 37 (4.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 29 (3.66%) IT Support
10 28 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
11 27 (3.40%) Microsoft Consultant
11 27 (3.40%) Exchange Engineer
12 26 (3.28%) Technical Support
13 25 (3.15%) Infrastructure Manager
14 22 (2.77%) Messaging Administrator
15 20 (2.52%) Exchange Administrator
16 19 (2.40%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.28%) .NET
2 17 (2.14%) XMPP
3 11 (1.39%) Application Packaging
4 6 (0.76%) COM
5 5 (0.63%) Software Packaging
6 4 (0.50%) HTML
7 3 (0.38%) CSS
8 2 (0.25%) SAP Business Workflow
9 1 (0.13%) WebRTC
9 1 (0.13%) OLE
9 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.13%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 147 (18.54%) Blackberry
2 48 (6.05%) Clustering
3 18 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
4 15 (1.89%) Statistics
5 13 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 13 (1.64%) Hedge funds
6 12 (1.51%) IVR
7 10 (1.26%) iPad
8 9 (1.13%) CMDB
9 8 (1.01%) Replication
10 7 (0.88%) E-Learning
10 7 (0.88%) PDA
10 7 (0.88%) iPhone
10 7 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (0.76%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.63%) EqualLogic
13 4 (0.50%) Fat Client
13 4 (0.50%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.50%) Thin Client
13 4 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 463 (58.39%) Windows
2 183 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 139 (17.53%) Windows 7
4 118 (14.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 109 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 58 (7.31%) Windows XP
7 43 (5.42%) Windows 8
8 33 (4.16%) Linux
9 16 (2.02%) Apple iOS
10 14 (1.77%) Android
11 12 (1.51%) Windows Mobile
12 11 (1.39%) Windows Phone
13 10 (1.26%) Windows Vista
14 8 (1.01%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (0.76%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.63%) CentOS
16 5 (0.63%) Debian
16 5 (0.63%) Solaris
17 4 (0.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (22.19%) ITIL
2 70 (8.83%) Project Management
3 63 (7.94%) Migration
4 56 (7.06%) CRM
5 48 (6.05%) Change Management
6 37 (4.67%) Mobile Device Management
7 33 (4.16%) Disaster Recovery
7 33 (4.16%) Load Balancing
8 32 (4.04%) Performance Monitoring
9 31 (3.91%) Service Management
10 28 (3.53%) Service Delivery
11 27 (3.40%) Asset Management
12 25 (3.15%) Problem Management
12 25 (3.15%) Performance Tuning
13 23 (2.90%) PRINCE2
14 22 (2.77%) Network Design
15 21 (2.65%) Incident Management
16 18 (2.27%) High Availability
17 17 (2.14%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (2.14%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 117 (14.75%) PowerShell
2 98 (12.36%) SQL
3 28 (3.53%) VBScript
4 23 (2.90%) VB
5 14 (1.77%) Perl
6 13 (1.64%) Python
7 12 (1.51%) Java
8 9 (1.13%) Ruby
9 3 (0.38%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.38%) C#
9 3 (0.38%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.13%) Lingo
10 1 (0.13%) C++
10 1 (0.13%) C
10 1 (0.13%) R
Qualifications
1 181 (22.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 138 (17.40%) MCSE
3 64 (8.07%) Cisco Certification
4 63 (7.94%) MCITP
5 55 (6.94%) Degree
6 51 (6.43%) MCSA
7 46 (5.80%) CCNA
8 45 (5.67%) MCTS
9 44 (5.55%) CCNP
10 43 (5.42%) MCP
11 23 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
11 23 (2.90%) Security Cleared
12 21 (2.65%) SC Cleared
13 19 (2.40%) MCT
14 13 (1.64%) BC Cleared
14 13 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
16 6 (0.76%) PhD
17 5 (0.63%) CCA
17 5 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.30%) SLA
2 14 (1.77%) QA
3 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 402 (50.69%) Active Directory
2 189 (23.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 123 (15.51%) Hyper-V
4 55 (6.94%) XenApp
5 42 (5.30%) VMware ESX
6 39 (4.92%) UAG
7 23 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 23 (2.90%) vSphere
8 19 (2.40%) XenDesktop
9 18 (2.27%) XenServer
10 17 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (1.77%) KVM
12 12 (1.51%) VMware Server
13 10 (1.26%) Forefront TMG
14 8 (1.01%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 4 (0.50%) RHEV
17 3 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
18 2 (0.25%) Terminal Services
18 2 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 93 (11.73%) SCCM
2 85 (10.72%) SCOM
3 47 (5.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 20 (2.52%) WSUS
5 18 (2.27%) NetBackup
6 17 (2.14%) Backup Exec
7 11 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
8 10 (1.26%) MAILsweeper
9 9 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (1.13%) Check_MK
9 9 (1.13%) Puppet
9 9 (1.13%) Nagios
10 8 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (0.88%) SCOrch
12 5 (0.63%) SCVMM
13 4 (0.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 4 (0.50%) SCDPM
13 4 (0.50%) FortiGate
14 3 (0.38%) Cisco UCCX
14 3 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 529 (66.71%) Microsoft
2 261 (32.91%) VMware
3 203 (25.60%) Cisco
4 137 (17.28%) Citrix
5 92 (11.60%) HP
6 78 (9.84%) Symantec
7 52 (6.56%) Dell
8 45 (5.67%) Mitel
9 43 (5.42%) Avaya
10 39 (4.92%) NetApp
11 34 (4.29%) Lotus
12 32 (4.04%) CheckPoint
13 28 (3.53%) MobileIron
14 27 (3.40%) Polycom
15 25 (3.15%) IronPort
15 25 (3.15%) Juniper
16 22 (2.77%) EMC
17 17 (2.14%) Apple
18 15 (1.89%) Veritas
18 15 (1.89%) Bloomberg
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Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
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London
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London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + (package)+o/t+ben+training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70 - £90 per annum + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
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FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum
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City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + corporate benefits
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Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
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C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
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