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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 64 81 89
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Lync 29 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.49% 0.53% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.07% 2.44% 1.04%
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
262 246 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.49% 21.87% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 218 207 146
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £22,250
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 23 July 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 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 53 (92.98%) MS Exchange
2 51 (89.47%) SharePoint
3 50 (87.72%) Microsoft
4 34 (59.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (52.63%) MCSE
6 25 (43.86%) Office 365
7 24 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 23 (40.35%) VoIP
9 22 (38.60%) Windows
10 17 (29.82%) Blackberry
11 16 (28.07%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (28.07%) Office Communications Server
12 15 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2003
12 15 (26.32%) Active Directory
13 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
14 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
15 10 (17.54%) Unified Communications
15 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2013
16 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
16 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
17 8 (14.04%) VMware
17 8 (14.04%) SharePoint 2010
17 8 (14.04%) MCITP
18 7 (12.28%) SharePoint 2013
19 6 (10.53%) MS Office
20 5 (8.77%) Cisco
20 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
20 5 (8.77%) Computacenter
20 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
21 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 53 (92.98%) MS Exchange
2 51 (89.47%) SharePoint
3 24 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (28.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (28.07%) Office Communications Server
5 15 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (14.04%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (12.28%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (7.02%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (7.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 25 (43.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (40.35%) VoIP
2 10 (17.54%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.51%) Firewall
3 2 (3.51%) SAN
3 2 (3.51%) LAN
3 2 (3.51%) PBX
3 2 (3.51%) VPN
4 1 (1.75%) DNS
4 1 (1.75%) PSTN
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
4 1 (1.75%) SMTP
4 1 (1.75%) DHCP
4 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) MPLS
4 1 (1.75%) H.323
General
1 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Consultant
1 11 (19.30%) Exchange Specialist
2 10 (17.54%) Architect
2 10 (17.54%) Messaging Architect
3 8 (14.04%) Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (10.53%) Messaging Specialist
5 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) SharePoint Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Server Specialist
8 1 (1.75%) Communications Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Communications Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.75%) CESG
2 1 (1.75%) PKI
2 1 (1.75%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 22 (38.60%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.02%) Project Management
2 3 (5.26%) Migration
2 3 (5.26%) Business Continuity
3 2 (3.51%) ITIL
3 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
4 1 (1.75%) CRM
4 1 (1.75%) PRINCE
4 1 (1.75%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (1.75%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.75%) Performance Testing
4 1 (1.75%) Time Management
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL V3
4 1 (1.75%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (59.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (52.63%) MCSE
3 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
4 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
5 8 (14.04%) MCITP
6 4 (7.02%) MCTS
7 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.75%) CCVP
8 1 (1.75%) MCSA
8 1 (1.75%) CCIE
8 1 (1.75%) CCNP
8 1 (1.75%) CCNA
8 1 (1.75%) ISEB
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 15 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.75%) UAG
4 1 (1.75%) vCloud
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) SCCM
1 2 (3.51%) SCOM
1 2 (3.51%) SCVMM
1 2 (3.51%) SCDPM
1 2 (3.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 50 (87.72%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) VMware
3 5 (8.77%) Computacenter
3 5 (8.77%) Cisco
4 4 (7.02%) HP
5 3 (5.26%) EMC
5 3 (5.26%) McAfee
5 3 (5.26%) NetApp
6 2 (3.51%) Citrix
6 2 (3.51%) Mitel
7 1 (1.75%) Polycom
7 1 (1.75%) F5
7 1 (1.75%) Avaya
7 1 (1.75%) Genesys
7 1 (1.75%) Siemens
7 1 (1.75%) Symantec
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Milton Keynes
Blue Town Online
Salary: £26k - 35k per year
Posted: 27 days ago