The first table below looks at the demand for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 24 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 Newbury region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 40 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 16 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.38% 2.68% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 0
Average salary £25,000 £56,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Application Platforms Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
80 96 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 16.91% 21.43% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 59 93 81
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Lync
Berkshire

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Lync
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Lync Salary Trend in Newbury

Lync
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Newbury

Lync
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) SCCM
2 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 8 (44.44%) Financial Institution
4 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 8 (44.44%) MS Office
4 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.11%) SCOM
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 8

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Office
2 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Financial Institution
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Desktop Support
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Support Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Desktop Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Rollout Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Specialist
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft