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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 68 84 87
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Lync 29 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.52% 0.56% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.15% 2.48% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 2
Average salary £42,500 £56,250 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
260 242 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.63% 22.39% 21.72%
Number of salaries quoted 213 205 158
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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 30 July 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 52 (92.86%) MS Exchange
2 50 (89.29%) SharePoint
3 49 (87.50%) Microsoft
4 34 (60.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (53.57%) MCSE
6 24 (42.86%) Office 365
7 23 (41.07%) Exchange Server 2010
7 23 (41.07%) VoIP
8 21 (37.50%) Windows
9 16 (28.57%) Blackberry
10 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
10 15 (26.79%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (26.79%) Office Communications Server
11 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
13 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
13 10 (17.86%) Unified Communications
13 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
15 8 (14.29%) VMware
15 8 (14.29%) MCITP
15 8 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
16 7 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (10.71%) MS Office
18 5 (8.93%) Cisco
18 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
18 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
19 4 (7.14%) Computacenter
19 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Server

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 52 (92.86%) MS Exchange
2 50 (89.29%) SharePoint
3 23 (41.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (26.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (26.79%) Office Communications Server
5 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 24 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (41.07%) VoIP
2 10 (17.86%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.57%) SAN
3 2 (3.57%) Firewall
3 2 (3.57%) VPN
3 2 (3.57%) LAN
3 2 (3.57%) PBX
4 1 (1.79%) PSTN
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
4 1 (1.79%) SMTP
4 1 (1.79%) DHCP
4 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) DNS
4 1 (1.79%) H.323
4 1 (1.79%) MPLS
General
1 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Exchange Specialist
1 11 (19.64%) Consultant
2 9 (16.07%) Messaging Architect
2 9 (16.07%) Architect
3 8 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (12.50%) Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Messaging Specialist
6 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Specialist
6 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) SharePoint Specialist
8 3 (5.36%) Messaging Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Server Specialist
9 2 (3.57%) Test Manager
10 1 (1.79%) Senior Manager
10 1 (1.79%) Senior Project Manager
10 1 (1.79%) Network Manager
10 1 (1.79%) Communications Manager
10 1 (1.79%) Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.79%) PMI
2 1 (1.79%) CESG
2 1 (1.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.14%) Project Management
2 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
2 3 (5.36%) Migration
3 2 (3.57%) ITIL
3 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (1.79%) CRM
4 1 (1.79%) Risk Management
4 1 (1.79%) PRINCE
4 1 (1.79%) ITIL V3
4 1 (1.79%) Performance Testing
4 1 (1.79%) Time Management
4 1 (1.79%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.79%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (60.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (53.57%) MCSE
3 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
4 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
5 8 (14.29%) MCITP
6 4 (7.14%) MCTS
7 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.79%) MCSA
8 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.79%) ISEB
8 1 (1.79%) CCIE
8 1 (1.79%) CCNP
8 1 (1.79%) CCNA
8 1 (1.79%) CCVP
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.79%) vCloud
4 1 (1.79%) UAG
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) SCCM
1 2 (3.57%) SCOM
1 2 (3.57%) SCVMM
1 2 (3.57%) SCDPM
1 2 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) VMware
3 5 (8.93%) Cisco
4 4 (7.14%) Computacenter
4 4 (7.14%) HP
5 3 (5.36%) EMC
5 3 (5.36%) McAfee
5 3 (5.36%) NetApp
6 2 (3.57%) Mitel
6 2 (3.57%) Citrix
7 1 (1.79%) Avaya
7 1 (1.79%) Genesys
7 1 (1.79%) Siemens
7 1 (1.79%) Symantec
7 1 (1.79%) F5
7 1 (1.79%) Polycom
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 21 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago