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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 81 74 86
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Lync 8 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.75% 0.75% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.88% 4.09% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Average salary £47,250 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.80% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £36,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £54,250 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.50% +25.00%
Lync
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
206 171 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.29% 18.31% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 163 149 155
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Lync
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

Lync
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 35 (94.59%) MS Exchange
2 34 (91.89%) Microsoft
2 34 (91.89%) SharePoint
3 26 (70.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (56.76%) MCSE
5 18 (48.65%) Office 365
6 16 (43.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (37.84%) Windows
7 14 (37.84%) VoIP
8 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
9 10 (27.03%) Blackberry
10 9 (24.32%) MCITP
10 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
11 8 (21.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (21.62%) Office Communications Server
11 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
12 7 (18.92%) Unified Communications
13 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
13 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
13 6 (16.22%) MS Office
14 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (10.81%) Migration
15 4 (10.81%) MCTS
15 4 (10.81%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (8.11%) VMware

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 35 (94.59%) MS Exchange
2 34 (91.89%) SharePoint
3 16 (43.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (21.62%) Office Communications Server
5 8 (21.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (10.81%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 18 (48.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) VoIP
2 7 (18.92%) Unified Communications
3 2 (5.41%) PBX
4 1 (2.70%) PSTN
4 1 (2.70%) SMTP
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) MPLS
4 1 (2.70%) H.323
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) Exchange Specialist
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Messaging Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (10.81%) Messaging Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) Server Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Messaging Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Communications Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Communications Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
2 4 (10.81%) Migration
3 2 (5.41%) Project Management
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (70.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (56.76%) MCSE
3 9 (24.32%) MCITP
4 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
4 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.81%) MCTS
6 1 (2.70%) MCSA
6 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) UAG
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
1 2 (5.41%) SCOM
1 2 (5.41%) SCVMM
1 2 (5.41%) SCDPM
1 2 (5.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (91.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) NetApp
4 1 (2.70%) Siemens
4 1 (2.70%) McAfee
4 1 (2.70%) Mitel
4 1 (2.70%) Computacenter
4 1 (2.70%) Polycom
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) EMC
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
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FCO Services
Salary: £25,000 per annum + £1,000 Location Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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FCO Services
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