The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 104 71 97
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +26
Permanent jobs citing Lync 6 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.42% 2.25% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.05% 12.95% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 21 11
Average salary - £44,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.37%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
292 224 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.67% 17.35% 21.59%
Number of salaries quoted 245 176 247
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Lync Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 27 (87.10%) SC Cleared
1 27 (87.10%) Security Cleared
2 26 (83.87%) MS Exchange
3 24 (77.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
4 22 (70.97%) SharePoint
5 21 (67.74%) ITIL
5 21 (67.74%) Windows
6 20 (64.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 20 (64.52%) Change Management
7 19 (61.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 19 (61.29%) Mentoring
8 18 (58.06%) Office 365
8 18 (58.06%) PowerShell
9 17 (54.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (38.71%) Blackberry
11 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (35.48%) Office Communications Server
12 10 (32.26%) Server Monitoring
13 9 (29.03%) DV Cleared
14 8 (25.81%) IIS
14 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (22.58%) Unified Communications
15 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
17 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
18 3 (9.68%) SQL
18 3 (9.68%) Cisco
18 3 (9.68%) Project Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 26 (83.87%) MS Exchange
2 24 (77.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (70.97%) SharePoint
4 20 (64.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (61.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 17 (54.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (35.48%) Office Communications Server
8 8 (25.81%) IIS
9 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (58.06%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) MPLS
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) SharePoint Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Messaging Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) ITIL
2 20 (64.52%) Change Management
3 19 (61.29%) Mentoring
4 10 (32.26%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Fault Management
7 1 (3.23%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (87.10%) SC Cleared
1 27 (87.10%) Security Cleared
2 9 (29.03%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) HP ASE
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
3 2 (6.45%) Mitel
3 2 (6.45%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) Avaya
4 1 (3.23%) Juniper
4 1 (3.23%) NetApp
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Brocade
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