The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 67 93 90
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -3
Permanent jobs citing Lync 31 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.34% 0.73% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.66% 3.31% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 2
Average salary £43,250 £46,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.98% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,900 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £54,000 £57,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
227 272 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.12% 22.10% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 182 246 131
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £26,350 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Lync
Buckinghamshire

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

Lync
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 18 April 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 29 (72.50%) MS Exchange
2 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (65.00%) SharePoint
4 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (40.00%) Windows
5 16 (40.00%) MCSE
6 15 (37.50%) VoIP
7 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
7 14 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (30.00%) Unified Communications
8 12 (30.00%) Office 365
8 12 (30.00%) Office Communications Server
8 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (30.00%) VMware
9 11 (27.50%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 10 (25.00%) Blackberry
11 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 8 (20.00%) Cisco
11 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 7 (17.50%) LAN
12 7 (17.50%) SAN
13 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
13 6 (15.00%) Project Management
13 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
13 6 (15.00%) ITIL
13 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
13 6 (15.00%) PMI
13 6 (15.00%) PMI Certification
13 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 29 (72.50%) MS Exchange
2 26 (65.00%) SharePoint
3 14 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (30.00%) Office Communications Server
4 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (27.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Summit
2 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) VoIP
2 12 (30.00%) Unified Communications
3 7 (17.50%) LAN
3 7 (17.50%) SAN
4 3 (7.50%) VPN
5 2 (5.00%) Wireless
5 2 (5.00%) DHCP
5 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.00%) DNS
6 1 (2.50%) WAN
6 1 (2.50%) PBX
6 1 (2.50%) Firewall
General
1 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Messaging Architect
1 7 (17.50%) Architect
1 7 (17.50%) Consultant
2 6 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Specialist
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Messaging Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) CRM Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (15.00%) PMI
3 1 (2.50%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Project Management
1 6 (15.00%) ITIL
1 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (10.00%) Migration
2 4 (10.00%) Time Management
3 3 (7.50%) CRM
3 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity
3 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
4 2 (5.00%) Data Security
5 1 (2.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.50%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (40.00%) MCSE
3 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (15.00%) PMI Certification
6 3 (7.50%) CCNP
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.00%) MCP
7 2 (5.00%) MCSA
7 2 (5.00%) CCNA
7 2 (5.00%) CCIE
7 2 (5.00%) Degree
8 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.50%) MCITP
8 1 (2.50%) MCTS
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 1 (2.50%) ISEB
8 1 (2.50%) CCDA
8 1 (2.50%) CCVP
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) XenServer
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) VMware
3 8 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (12.50%) Computacenter
4 5 (12.50%) Genesys
5 4 (10.00%) NetApp
5 4 (10.00%) HP
5 4 (10.00%) EMC
6 3 (7.50%) McAfee
7 2 (5.00%) Avaya
7 2 (5.00%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.50%) Mitel
8 1 (2.50%) F5
8 1 (2.50%) Symantec
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Salary: 40-45k
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Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits, bonus, on call, OT
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