The first table below looks at the demand for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 47 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.27% 1.04% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.45% 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £58,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Application Platforms Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
69 115 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.80% 23.81% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 61 100 114
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Lync
South East

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Lync
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the Middlesex region.

Lync Salary Trend in Middlesex

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (70.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 7 (70.00%) SCCM
4 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (60.00%) ITIL
5 6 (60.00%) LAN
5 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 6 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (60.00%) Finance
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (60.00%) PKI
5 6 (60.00%) Application Packaging
5 6 (60.00%) vSphere
5 6 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (20.00%) Office 365
6 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (10.00%) MCITP
7 1 (10.00%) Shell Script

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (70.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (60.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
Middlesex
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Premier Group
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago