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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 320 355 370
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +15
Permanent jobs citing Lync 353 368 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.75% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.83% 3.36% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 313 333 239
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £38,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -8.60%
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
9205 10966 9555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.49% 22.32% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7828 9327 8143
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +7 98 £50,250 +0.50% 20
Canary Wharf +12 14 £68,750 -11.29%
Sidcup - 7 £45,250 - 1
Chiswick +6 2 £45,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £57,500 +64.28%
Twickenham -12 1 £32,500 -33.33%
Coulsdon - 1 £23,000 -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 588 (67.35%) Microsoft
2 576 (65.98%) Windows
3 527 (60.37%) Active Directory
4 436 (49.94%) MS Exchange
5 317 (36.31%) VMware
6 310 (35.51%) Cisco
7 280 (32.07%) Office 365
8 250 (28.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 247 (28.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 247 (28.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 246 (28.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 241 (27.61%) MS Excel
12 237 (27.15%) SharePoint
13 234 (26.80%) Windows Server 2008
14 218 (24.97%) ITIL
15 200 (22.91%) Microsoft Certification
16 191 (21.88%) Firewall
17 189 (21.65%) DNS
18 180 (20.62%) SCCM
19 177 (20.27%) SAN
20 174 (19.93%) Windows Server 2003
20 174 (19.93%) Citrix
21 170 (19.47%) MCSE
22 159 (18.21%) MS Office
23 156 (17.87%) HP
24 153 (17.53%) Unified Communications
24 153 (17.53%) Hyper-V
25 136 (15.58%) Cisco Certification
26 135 (15.46%) Exchange Server 2007
27 133 (15.23%) Finance

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 436 (49.94%) MS Exchange
2 247 (28.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 246 (28.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 237 (27.15%) SharePoint
5 135 (15.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 96 (11.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 62 (7.10%) Office Communications Server
7 62 (7.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 60 (6.87%) SharePoint 2013
9 58 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2003
10 53 (6.07%) IIS
11 14 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.69%) CMS
14 5 (0.57%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.34%) Apache
16 2 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
16 2 (0.23%) WorkSite
16 2 (0.23%) GlassFish
16 2 (0.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 241 (27.61%) MS Excel
2 159 (18.21%) MS Office
3 12 (1.37%) MS Project
4 8 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.23%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 33 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (1.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.34%) SAP CCM
3 3 (0.34%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.23%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 280 (32.07%) Office 365
2 99 (11.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (4.47%) IaaS
4 36 (4.12%) Mimecast
5 28 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (2.29%) Yammer
7 15 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 13 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (1.15%) SaaS
10 4 (0.46%) PaaS
11 3 (0.34%) Sumo Logic
12 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 191 (21.88%) Firewall
2 189 (21.65%) DNS
3 177 (20.27%) SAN
4 153 (17.53%) Unified Communications
5 122 (13.97%) DHCP
6 121 (13.86%) WAN
7 110 (12.60%) LAN
8 103 (11.80%) VPN
9 99 (11.34%) TCP/IP
10 88 (10.08%) Internet
11 81 (9.28%) VoIP
12 74 (8.48%) Wireless
13 59 (6.76%) NAS
14 57 (6.53%) Cisco ASA
15 54 (6.19%) MPLS
16 47 (5.38%) iSCSI
17 40 (4.58%) Skype
18 38 (4.35%) BGP
19 37 (4.24%) OSPF
20 33 (3.78%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (13.06%) SQL Server
2 52 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (4.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (0.46%) MySQL
7 4 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.34%) MS Access
9 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.11%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.11%) JIRA
2 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.11%) Bugzilla
General
1 133 (15.23%) Finance
2 47 (5.38%) Law
3 43 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 42 (4.81%) Marketing
5 34 (3.89%) Legal
6 29 (3.32%) Back Office
6 29 (3.32%) Advertising
7 27 (3.09%) Banking
8 14 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.26%) Electronics
10 7 (0.80%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.57%) Retail
11 5 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.34%) Publishing
12 3 (0.34%) Games
13 2 (0.23%) Front Office
14 1 (0.11%) Billing
14 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (17.64%) Consultant
2 126 (14.43%) Support Engineer
3 120 (13.75%) Analyst
4 86 (9.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 68 (7.79%) Architect
6 49 (5.61%) Microsoft Consultant
7 47 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support
8 39 (4.47%) Technical Support
8 39 (4.47%) Messaging Engineer
9 38 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
10 37 (4.24%) Wintel Engineer
11 36 (4.12%) Support Analyst
11 36 (4.12%) Unified Communications Engineer
12 32 (3.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 32 (3.67%) Project Manager
13 30 (3.44%) Senior Consultant
14 29 (3.32%) Technical Engineer
15 28 (3.21%) Technical Support Engineer
16 27 (3.09%) Technical Consultant
17 26 (2.98%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.44%) .NET
2 27 (3.09%) XMPP
3 12 (1.37%) Application Packaging
4 8 (0.92%) Web Services
5 7 (0.80%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.80%) COM
6 5 (0.57%) Apache FOP
6 5 (0.57%) WAP
7 4 (0.46%) Middleware
7 4 (0.46%) SAML
7 4 (0.46%) MAPI
7 4 (0.46%) WSH
8 2 (0.23%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.23%) MDX
8 2 (0.23%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.11%) HTML5
9 1 (0.11%) Ajax
9 1 (0.11%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.11%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 93 (10.65%) Data Centre
2 80 (9.16%) Blackberry
3 78 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (7.45%) Video Conferencing
5 61 (6.99%) Clustering
6 25 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 18 (2.06%) CLARiiON
8 15 (1.72%) Replication
9 13 (1.49%) iPhone
10 12 (1.37%) Computer Science
11 11 (1.26%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.26%) DTV
12 9 (1.03%) EqualLogic
12 9 (1.03%) Performance Metrics
12 9 (1.03%) Mathematics
12 9 (1.03%) Blog
13 8 (0.92%) CMDB
13 8 (0.92%) BYOD
14 7 (0.80%) iPad
14 7 (0.80%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 576 (65.98%) Windows
2 247 (28.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 234 (26.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 174 (19.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 101 (11.57%) Windows 7
6 56 (6.41%) Windows 8
7 52 (5.96%) Windows XP
8 41 (4.70%) Android
9 38 (4.35%) Linux
10 22 (2.52%) Apple iOS
11 15 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
12 14 (1.60%) UNIX
13 12 (1.37%) CentOS
14 11 (1.26%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.92%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.69%) Windows Phone
17 4 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
20 1 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (24.97%) ITIL
2 94 (10.77%) Migration
3 60 (6.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 55 (6.30%) Service Delivery
5 51 (5.84%) CRM
5 51 (5.84%) PRINCE2
6 48 (5.50%) Mobile Device Management
7 41 (4.70%) Project Management
8 40 (4.58%) Mentoring
9 39 (4.47%) Problem Management
10 34 (3.89%) Service Management
11 26 (2.98%) Project Planning
12 24 (2.75%) Data Management
12 24 (2.75%) Kalman Filter
13 22 (2.52%) Change Management
14 21 (2.41%) Data Protection
14 21 (2.41%) ITSM
15 20 (2.29%) Change Control
15 20 (2.29%) Patch Management
16 19 (2.18%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 86 (9.85%) SQL
2 81 (9.28%) PowerShell
3 12 (1.37%) VBScript
4 9 (1.03%) Python
5 8 (0.92%) C
6 6 (0.69%) C#
6 6 (0.69%) VB
6 6 (0.69%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.46%) Ruby
8 3 (0.34%) R
8 3 (0.34%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.23%) Perl
9 2 (0.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 200 (22.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 170 (19.47%) MCSE
3 136 (15.58%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (9.39%) CCNP
5 75 (8.59%) CCNA
6 72 (8.25%) MCITP
7 67 (7.67%) MCSA
8 65 (7.45%) MCP
8 65 (7.45%) Degree
9 56 (6.41%) MCTS
10 38 (4.35%) SC Cleared
10 38 (4.35%) Security Cleared
11 20 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 20 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 15 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (1.37%) CCA
13 12 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (1.26%) CCEE
14 11 (1.26%) CCIA
14 11 (1.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (10.31%) SLA
2 11 (1.26%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.57%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 527 (60.37%) Active Directory
2 250 (28.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 153 (17.53%) Hyper-V
4 86 (9.85%) vSphere
5 70 (8.02%) XenApp
6 54 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
7 41 (4.70%) XenServer
8 33 (3.78%) XenDesktop
9 27 (3.09%) VMware ESX
10 23 (2.63%) UAG
11 17 (1.95%) Xen
12 16 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
13 14 (1.60%) ISA Server
14 13 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
15 9 (1.03%) vCloud
16 7 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 6 (0.69%) Terminal Server
18 4 (0.46%) Terminal Services
18 4 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 4 (0.46%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 180 (20.62%) SCCM
2 109 (12.49%) SCOM
3 38 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 27 (3.09%) Cisco CUCM
5 25 (2.86%) Backup Exec
6 23 (2.63%) FortiGate
6 23 (2.63%) Nagios
7 21 (2.41%) Opsview
8 16 (1.83%) AirWatch
9 14 (1.60%) Cisco UCCX
10 13 (1.49%) WSUS
11 9 (1.03%) ZABBIX
12 8 (0.92%) ARCserve
13 7 (0.80%) NetBackup
14 6 (0.69%) SCVMM
15 5 (0.57%) SCDPM
16 4 (0.46%) Tivoli
16 4 (0.46%) vMotion
16 4 (0.46%) Windows Intune
16 4 (0.46%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 588 (67.35%) Microsoft
2 317 (36.31%) VMware
3 310 (35.51%) Cisco
4 174 (19.93%) Citrix
5 156 (17.87%) HP
6 91 (10.42%) Dell
7 78 (8.93%) Symantec
8 74 (8.48%) EMC
9 67 (7.67%) Avaya
10 60 (6.87%) Veeam
11 57 (6.53%) Mitel
12 52 (5.96%) Polycom
13 44 (5.04%) NetApp
14 43 (4.93%) IBM
15 38 (4.35%) Juniper
16 37 (4.24%) CheckPoint
17 34 (3.89%) IronPort
17 34 (3.89%) Bloomberg
18 29 (3.32%) MobileIron
19 28 (3.21%) Riverbed
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £43860.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Atos
Salary: Competive Salary plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + 10% On call + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Momentum
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,700 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago