The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 38 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Lync 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.82% 0.50% 1.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.63% 2.86% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £31,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -45.21%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -10.52%
Lync
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Application Platforms Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
43 70 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 15.69% 17.63% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 56 88
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £29,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
3 12 (52.17%) VMware
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco
4 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
5 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (43.48%) SAN
5 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
5 10 (43.48%) HP
5 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
6 9 (39.13%) Firewall
7 8 (34.78%) LAN
7 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
7 8 (34.78%) EMC
8 7 (30.43%) SCCM
9 6 (26.09%) NAS
9 6 (26.09%) WAN
9 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
10 5 (21.74%) ITIL
10 5 (21.74%) SQL
10 5 (21.74%) NetApp
10 5 (21.74%) vSphere
11 4 (17.39%) Veeam
11 4 (17.39%) iSCSI
11 4 (17.39%) WSUS
11 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (17.39%) EqualLogic
11 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (17.39%) Fibre Channel

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) SAN
2 9 (39.13%) Firewall
3 8 (34.78%) LAN
4 6 (26.09%) NAS
4 6 (26.09%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) iSCSI
5 4 (17.39%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
6 2 (8.70%) WLAN
6 2 (8.70%) HTTP
6 2 (8.70%) VPN
6 2 (8.70%) H.323
7 1 (4.35%) DNS
7 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.35%) DHCP
7 1 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Support Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Design Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) EqualLogic
1 4 (17.39%) BYOD
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Streaming Video
3 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.35%) VHDL
3 1 (4.35%) Verilog
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Stress Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) VBScript
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (17.39%) MCSE
2 3 (13.04%) MCP
3 2 (8.70%) MCITP
3 2 (8.70%) VCP5
3 2 (8.70%) MCSA
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
2 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
3 5 (21.74%) vSphere
4 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (17.39%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) SCCM
2 4 (17.39%) WSUS
2 4 (17.39%) ARCserve
2 4 (17.39%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (52.17%) VMware
3 11 (47.83%) Cisco
4 10 (43.48%) HP
5 8 (34.78%) EMC
6 5 (21.74%) NetApp
7 4 (17.39%) Veeam
7 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
7 4 (17.39%) Citrix
7 4 (17.39%) Dell
8 2 (8.70%) Polycom
8 2 (8.70%) Panasonic
8 2 (8.70%) Mitel
9 1 (4.35%) Sophos
9 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
9 1 (4.35%) Xilinx
9 1 (4.35%) Altera
9 1 (4.35%) Kaseya
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago