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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 279 373 391
Rank change year-on-year
+94 +18
Permanent jobs citing Lync 452 331 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.01% 0.68% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.73% 3.03% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 415 302 205
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
9549 10931 9800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.37% 22.31% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8129 9161 8391
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 April 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 28 April 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 +40 123 £51,875 +3.75% 23
Canary Wharf +16 17 £72,500 -6.45%
Sidcup - 8 £45,250 -
Chiswick +6 4 £45,000 -
Bromley - 2 £57,500 -
Twickenham -4 1 £32,500 +4.83%
Docklands, London - 1 £40,000 - 1
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 670 (71.35%) Microsoft
2 632 (67.31%) Windows
3 605 (64.43%) Active Directory
4 484 (51.54%) MS Exchange
5 352 (37.49%) VMware
6 315 (33.55%) Cisco
7 302 (32.16%) Office 365
8 281 (29.93%) SharePoint
9 276 (29.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 275 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 269 (28.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 268 (28.54%) MS Excel
13 262 (27.90%) Exchange Server 2013
14 260 (27.69%) Exchange Server 2010
15 239 (25.45%) ITIL
16 236 (25.13%) Microsoft Certification
17 205 (21.83%) Citrix
18 204 (21.73%) MCSE
19 201 (21.41%) DNS
20 199 (21.19%) Firewall
21 191 (20.34%) SAN
21 191 (20.34%) SCCM
22 190 (20.23%) Windows Server 2003
23 178 (18.96%) Hyper-V
24 170 (18.10%) MS Office
25 161 (17.15%) HP
26 158 (16.83%) Unified Communications
27 145 (15.44%) Cisco Certification
28 142 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2007
29 134 (14.27%) DHCP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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
1 484 (51.54%) MS Exchange
2 281 (29.93%) SharePoint
3 262 (27.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 260 (27.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 142 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 98 (10.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 75 (7.99%) Office Communications Server
8 70 (7.45%) IIS
9 63 (6.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 61 (6.50%) SharePoint 2010
11 60 (6.39%) Exchange Server 2003
12 23 (2.45%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (0.85%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.53%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.32%) Apache
15 3 (0.32%) WorkSite
16 2 (0.21%) CMS
17 1 (0.11%) Confluence
17 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 268 (28.54%) MS Excel
2 170 (18.10%) MS Office
3 14 (1.49%) MS Project
4 8 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.43%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.21%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 37 (3.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.32%) SAP CCM
4 3 (0.32%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.21%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 302 (32.16%) Office 365
2 104 (11.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (4.90%) IaaS
4 33 (3.51%) Mimecast
5 29 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (2.56%) Yammer
7 19 (2.02%) Azure Active Directory
8 13 (1.38%) SaaS
9 8 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (0.53%) PaaS
11 3 (0.32%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 201 (21.41%) DNS
2 199 (21.19%) Firewall
3 191 (20.34%) SAN
4 158 (16.83%) Unified Communications
5 134 (14.27%) DHCP
6 113 (12.03%) VPN
7 110 (11.71%) WAN
8 107 (11.40%) Internet
9 101 (10.76%) TCP/IP
10 94 (10.01%) LAN
11 80 (8.52%) VoIP
12 71 (7.56%) Wireless
13 63 (6.71%) Cisco ASA
14 59 (6.28%) NAS
15 57 (6.07%) MPLS
16 56 (5.96%) iSCSI
17 47 (5.01%) Skype
18 38 (4.05%) BGP
19 37 (3.94%) OSPF
19 37 (3.94%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (13.63%) SQL Server
2 49 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (4.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (0.53%) MySQL
8 4 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.21%) MS Access
9 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.11%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (0.21%) JIRA
2 1 (0.11%) Bugzilla
General
1 132 (14.06%) Finance
2 57 (6.07%) Telecoms
3 45 (4.79%) Law
4 43 (4.58%) Marketing
5 37 (3.94%) Legal
6 33 (3.51%) Back Office
7 27 (2.88%) Banking
8 23 (2.45%) Advertising
9 19 (2.02%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.60%) Electronics
11 11 (1.17%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.53%) Retail
13 3 (0.32%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.21%) Billing
14 2 (0.21%) Publishing
14 2 (0.21%) Games
15 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 187 (19.91%) Consultant
2 134 (14.27%) Analyst
2 134 (14.27%) Support Engineer
3 83 (8.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 82 (8.73%) Architect
5 74 (7.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 59 (6.28%) Microsoft Consultant
7 50 (5.32%) Support Analyst
8 45 (4.79%) Technical Support
8 45 (4.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 43 (4.58%) Messaging Engineer
10 42 (4.47%) Wintel Engineer
11 36 (3.83%) Project Manager
12 35 (3.73%) Senior Consultant
13 32 (3.41%) 2nd Line Support
14 30 (3.19%) Technical Consultant
14 30 (3.19%) Service Analyst
14 30 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
15 29 (3.09%) Administrator
15 29 (3.09%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.77%) .NET
1 26 (2.77%) XMPP
2 14 (1.49%) Application Packaging
3 7 (0.75%) Web Services
4 6 (0.64%) COM
5 5 (0.53%) Apache FOP
5 5 (0.53%) SAML
6 4 (0.43%) Middleware
6 4 (0.43%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.32%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.21%) MDX
8 2 (0.21%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.21%) WAP
8 2 (0.21%) MAPI
8 2 (0.21%) WSH
9 1 (0.11%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 90 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (8.84%) Blackberry
3 74 (7.88%) Clustering
4 58 (6.18%) Video Conferencing
5 35 (3.73%) Management Information System
6 18 (1.92%) Replication
6 18 (1.92%) CLARiiON
7 16 (1.70%) Computer Science
8 15 (1.60%) DTV
9 10 (1.06%) BYOD
10 9 (0.96%) Client/Server
10 9 (0.96%) Blog
10 9 (0.96%) Mathematics
10 9 (0.96%) EqualLogic
11 8 (0.85%) iPhone
11 8 (0.85%) CMDB
12 7 (0.75%) Performance Metrics
12 7 (0.75%) Private Cloud
13 6 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (0.64%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 632 (67.31%) Windows
2 276 (29.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 269 (28.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 190 (20.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 116 (12.35%) Windows 7
6 68 (7.24%) Windows 8
7 51 (5.43%) Windows XP
8 44 (4.69%) Linux
9 38 (4.05%) Android
10 25 (2.66%) Apple iOS
11 19 (2.02%) UNIX
12 16 (1.70%) Mac OS X
13 14 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
13 14 (1.49%) CentOS
14 8 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
14 8 (0.85%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X Server
17 1 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (25.45%) ITIL
2 111 (11.82%) Migration
3 60 (6.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 59 (6.28%) Service Delivery
5 55 (5.86%) CRM
6 52 (5.54%) PRINCE2
7 45 (4.79%) Mobile Device Management
8 44 (4.69%) Project Management
9 43 (4.58%) Problem Management
10 40 (4.26%) Mentoring
11 37 (3.94%) Service Management
12 27 (2.88%) Project Planning
13 26 (2.77%) Business Continuity
13 26 (2.77%) Data Protection
14 25 (2.66%) Change Management
15 24 (2.56%) Data Management
15 24 (2.56%) Software Deployment
16 23 (2.45%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (2.45%) Change Control
16 23 (2.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 95 (10.12%) SQL
2 87 (9.27%) PowerShell
3 13 (1.38%) VBScript
4 9 (0.96%) Python
4 9 (0.96%) C
5 6 (0.64%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.43%) R
6 4 (0.43%) Ruby
6 4 (0.43%) VB
7 3 (0.32%) C#
8 2 (0.21%) Perl
8 2 (0.21%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 236 (25.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 204 (21.73%) MCSE
3 145 (15.44%) Cisco Certification
4 93 (9.90%) MCITP
5 87 (9.27%) MCSA
5 87 (9.27%) CCNP
6 76 (8.09%) CCNA
7 75 (7.99%) MCP
8 74 (7.88%) Degree
9 69 (7.35%) MCTS
10 55 (5.86%) SC Cleared
10 55 (5.86%) Security Cleared
11 25 (2.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 24 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (1.81%) CCA
13 17 (1.81%) Citrix Certification
14 16 (1.70%) CCEE
14 16 (1.70%) CCIA
15 13 (1.38%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (10.65%) SLA
2 12 (1.28%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.43%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.11%) QA
5 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 605 (64.43%) Active Directory
2 275 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 178 (18.96%) Hyper-V
4 91 (9.69%) vSphere
5 79 (8.41%) XenApp
6 65 (6.92%) VMware ESXi
7 41 (4.37%) XenDesktop
8 39 (4.15%) XenServer
9 24 (2.56%) VMware ESX
10 22 (2.34%) Microsoft App-V
11 21 (2.24%) UAG
12 17 (1.81%) ISA Server
13 16 (1.70%) Forefront TMG
14 15 (1.60%) Xen
15 13 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 10 (1.06%) vCloud
17 7 (0.75%) NFS
18 6 (0.64%) Terminal Server
19 5 (0.53%) Terminal Services
20 4 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 191 (20.34%) SCCM
2 125 (13.31%) SCOM
3 37 (3.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 30 (3.19%) Backup Exec
5 29 (3.09%) Nagios
5 29 (3.09%) Cisco CUCM
6 28 (2.98%) FortiGate
7 27 (2.88%) Opsview
8 17 (1.81%) AirWatch
9 13 (1.38%) Cisco UCCX
10 11 (1.17%) ZABBIX
10 11 (1.17%) WSUS
11 8 (0.85%) NetBackup
12 7 (0.75%) ARCserve
13 5 (0.53%) SCVMM
13 5 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 5 (0.53%) SCDPM
14 4 (0.43%) SCOrch
14 4 (0.43%) Windows Intune
14 4 (0.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 670 (71.35%) Microsoft
2 352 (37.49%) VMware
3 315 (33.55%) Cisco
4 205 (21.83%) Citrix
5 161 (17.15%) HP
6 109 (11.61%) Dell
7 91 (9.69%) Symantec
8 75 (7.99%) EMC
9 67 (7.14%) Veeam
10 60 (6.39%) Mitel
10 60 (6.39%) Avaya
11 51 (5.43%) Polycom
12 47 (5.01%) NetApp
13 46 (4.90%) IBM
14 45 (4.79%) CheckPoint
15 43 (4.58%) Juniper
16 35 (3.73%) Bloomberg
16 35 (3.73%) IronPort
17 30 (3.19%) Apple
18 28 (2.98%) MobileIron
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