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

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 273 376 385
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +9
Permanent jobs citing Lync 460 276 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.02% 0.61% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.58% 2.77% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 401 246 198
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
10048 9958 9728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 22.18% 21.96% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8609 8451 8426
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 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 20 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 +66 125 £47,500 -9.52% 14
Croydon +6 6 £24,250 -48.94% 1
Westminster - 3 £38,000 -
Bromley +5 2 £58,750 -2.89%
Hounslow -5 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £33,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £75,000 - 1
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 629 (71.32%) Microsoft
2 536 (60.77%) Windows
3 493 (55.90%) Active Directory
4 488 (55.33%) MS Exchange
5 314 (35.60%) SharePoint
5 314 (35.60%) VMware
6 306 (34.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 279 (31.63%) Cisco
8 268 (30.39%) MS Excel
9 236 (26.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 230 (26.08%) DNS
11 223 (25.28%) VMware Infrastructure
12 213 (24.15%) ITIL
13 195 (22.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 188 (21.32%) MCSE
15 176 (19.95%) Office 365
16 175 (19.84%) Citrix
17 165 (18.71%) MS Office
17 165 (18.71%) Exchange Server 2013
18 162 (18.37%) Firewall
19 154 (17.46%) SAN
19 154 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
19 154 (17.46%) Windows 7
20 151 (17.12%) Hyper-V
21 148 (16.78%) Unified Communications
22 145 (16.44%) DHCP
23 135 (15.31%) Windows Server 2003
24 133 (15.08%) Blackberry
25 123 (13.95%) SQL Server
26 119 (13.49%) Finance

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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
1 488 (55.33%) MS Exchange
2 314 (35.60%) SharePoint
3 306 (34.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 165 (18.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 114 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2007
6 79 (8.96%) IIS
7 77 (8.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 63 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
9 62 (7.03%) Office Communications Server
10 44 (4.99%) SharePoint 2010
11 34 (3.85%) Apache
12 30 (3.40%) Lotus Domino
13 27 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
14 26 (2.95%) IBM Notes
15 22 (2.49%) Tomcat
16 17 (1.93%) SharePoint Server
17 13 (1.47%) Jetty
17 13 (1.47%) nginx
18 8 (0.91%) WorkSite
19 5 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 268 (30.39%) MS Excel
2 165 (18.71%) MS Office
3 12 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (1.36%) MS Project
4 10 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.11%) Revit
6 1 (0.11%) InDesign
6 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 32 (3.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.34%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.23%) Tridion
5 1 (0.11%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 176 (19.95%) Office 365
2 58 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.38%) IaaS
4 12 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.79%) SaaS
6 4 (0.45%) PaaS
7 1 (0.11%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 230 (26.08%) DNS
2 162 (18.37%) Firewall
3 154 (17.46%) SAN
4 148 (16.78%) Unified Communications
5 145 (16.44%) DHCP
6 117 (13.27%) VPN
7 108 (12.24%) TCP/IP
8 97 (11.00%) VoIP
9 84 (9.52%) WAN
10 83 (9.41%) LAN
11 67 (7.60%) Internet
12 55 (6.24%) Wireless
13 50 (5.67%) Cisco ASA
13 50 (5.67%) PBX
14 48 (5.44%) NAS
15 42 (4.76%) MPLS
16 34 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
17 33 (3.74%) BGP
18 32 (3.63%) Fibre Channel
19 31 (3.51%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (2.27%) MySQL
4 13 (1.47%) Hadoop
4 13 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (0.79%) AdminStudio
2 5 (0.57%) Rational Rose
3 2 (0.23%) JIRA
General
1 119 (13.49%) Finance
2 53 (6.01%) Law
3 45 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 39 (4.42%) Legal
5 25 (2.83%) Advertising
6 24 (2.72%) Marketing
7 22 (2.49%) Banking
8 20 (2.27%) Publishing
9 17 (1.93%) Back Office
10 15 (1.70%) Retail
11 13 (1.47%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.91%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.68%) Games
15 4 (0.45%) Electronics
16 3 (0.34%) Automotive
16 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 153 (17.35%) Consultant
2 124 (14.06%) Analyst
3 94 (10.66%) Support Engineer
4 80 (9.07%) Architect
5 70 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 65 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support
7 57 (6.46%) Messaging Engineer
8 44 (4.99%) Support Analyst
9 42 (4.76%) Administrator
10 41 (4.65%) Microsoft Consultant
11 30 (3.40%) Systems Administrator
11 30 (3.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 28 (3.17%) Exchange Engineer
12 28 (3.17%) Network Engineer
13 26 (2.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 25 (2.83%) Service Analyst
14 25 (2.83%) Service Desk Analyst
14 25 (2.83%) Project Manager
14 25 (2.83%) Infrastructure Manager
15 22 (2.49%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.51%) XMPP
2 15 (1.70%) Application Packaging
2 15 (1.70%) .NET
3 5 (0.57%) HTML
4 4 (0.45%) CSS
5 3 (0.34%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.34%) COM
6 2 (0.23%) WinForms
6 2 (0.23%) Web Services
6 2 (0.23%) XML
7 1 (0.11%) SAML
7 1 (0.11%) Middleware
7 1 (0.11%) OLE
7 1 (0.11%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.11%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.11%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.11%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 133 (15.08%) Blackberry
2 77 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (6.01%) Clustering
4 36 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
5 20 (2.27%) Replication
6 17 (1.93%) Computer Science
7 16 (1.81%) Hedge funds
7 16 (1.81%) Management Information System
7 16 (1.81%) Statistics
8 11 (1.25%) Performance Metrics
9 10 (1.13%) IVR
10 9 (1.02%) E-Learning
10 9 (1.02%) Thin Client
10 9 (1.02%) Fat Client
11 8 (0.91%) CMDB
12 7 (0.79%) iPad
13 5 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.57%) iPhone
14 4 (0.45%) Mobile Computing
14 4 (0.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 536 (60.77%) Windows
2 195 (22.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 154 (17.46%) Windows 7
3 154 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 135 (15.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 62 (7.03%) Windows 8
6 52 (5.90%) Windows XP
7 45 (5.10%) Linux
8 23 (2.61%) Android
9 22 (2.49%) Mac OS X
10 19 (2.15%) Windows Mobile
11 16 (1.81%) Apple iOS
12 10 (1.13%) Windows Phone
13 9 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (1.02%) UNIX
14 8 (0.91%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (0.68%) Debian
16 5 (0.57%) CentOS
17 4 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (24.15%) ITIL
2 83 (9.41%) Migration
3 57 (6.46%) Project Management
4 48 (5.44%) CRM
5 45 (5.10%) Service Delivery
6 40 (4.54%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (4.42%) Change Management
8 38 (4.31%) Load Balancing
9 37 (4.20%) Service Management
10 36 (4.08%) Mentoring
11 35 (3.97%) Performance Tuning
12 34 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
13 32 (3.63%) Disaster Recovery
14 30 (3.40%) Continuous Improvement
14 30 (3.40%) Capacity Planning
15 29 (3.29%) Performance Monitoring
16 28 (3.17%) BCP
16 28 (3.17%) PRINCE2
17 27 (3.06%) Network Design
18 25 (2.83%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (11.45%) SQL
2 99 (11.22%) PowerShell
3 17 (1.93%) VBScript
3 17 (1.93%) Java
4 15 (1.70%) Perl
4 15 (1.70%) Python
5 13 (1.47%) Ruby
6 10 (1.13%) VB
7 3 (0.34%) C#
8 2 (0.23%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.23%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.11%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.11%) R
Qualifications
1 236 (26.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 188 (21.32%) MCSE
3 112 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
4 98 (11.11%) MCITP
5 85 (9.64%) MCSA
6 77 (8.73%) CCNP
7 62 (7.03%) CCNA
7 62 (7.03%) MCP
8 52 (5.90%) MCTS
9 50 (5.67%) Degree
10 42 (4.76%) Security Cleared
11 38 (4.31%) SC Cleared
12 29 (3.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 16 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (1.59%) JNCIA
14 14 (1.59%) CCA
14 14 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
15 12 (1.36%) CCVP
16 11 (1.25%) Microsoft Certified Master
16 11 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (7.14%) SLA
2 15 (1.70%) QA
3 6 (0.68%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 493 (55.90%) Active Directory
2 223 (25.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 151 (17.12%) Hyper-V
4 68 (7.71%) vSphere
5 61 (6.92%) XenApp
6 39 (4.42%) UAG
7 33 (3.74%) VMware ESXi
8 30 (3.40%) VMware ESX
9 25 (2.83%) XenDesktop
10 23 (2.61%) Microsoft App-V
11 16 (1.81%) XenServer
12 13 (1.47%) Forefront TMG
13 12 (1.36%) KVM
14 8 (0.91%) ISA Server
15 7 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
15 7 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 6 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 6 (0.68%) VMware Server
17 5 (0.57%) NFS
17 5 (0.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 103 (11.68%) SCCM
2 90 (10.20%) SCOM
3 44 (4.99%) Cisco CUCM
4 42 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 25 (2.83%) Backup Exec
6 22 (2.49%) Nagios
7 17 (1.93%) Cisco UCCX
7 17 (1.93%) FortiGate
8 15 (1.70%) WSUS
9 13 (1.47%) NetBackup
9 13 (1.47%) Puppet
9 13 (1.47%) Check_MK
9 13 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (1.36%) SCOrch
11 11 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
12 9 (1.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 9 (1.02%) Opsview
13 6 (0.68%) SCDPM
13 6 (0.68%) MIIS
13 6 (0.68%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 629 (71.32%) Microsoft
2 314 (35.60%) VMware
3 279 (31.63%) Cisco
4 175 (19.84%) Citrix
5 110 (12.47%) HP
6 94 (10.66%) Symantec
7 84 (9.52%) Dell
8 57 (6.46%) Polycom
9 51 (5.78%) Juniper
9 51 (5.78%) NetApp
10 47 (5.33%) EMC
11 46 (5.22%) Mitel
12 42 (4.76%) Lotus
13 41 (4.65%) Veeam
14 37 (4.20%) CheckPoint
15 33 (3.74%) Apple
16 30 (3.40%) IBM
17 25 (2.83%) Avaya
17 25 (2.83%) IronPort
17 25 (2.83%) Bloomberg
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
dotMailer Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus on call and overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 50000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
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London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
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South East London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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London
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
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City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits+training opportunities
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City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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