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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 51 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Lync 1 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.27% 3.65% 2.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.52% 24.64% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 13
Average salary £47,500 £25,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.00% -54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
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
66 69 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 17.51% 14.81% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 55 45 88
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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 1 September 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 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Streaming Video
2 2 (33.33%) VHDL
2 2 (33.33%) Verilog
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware
2 2 (33.33%) H.323
2 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Xilinx
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Altera
2 2 (33.33%) Polycom
2 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) H.323
1 2 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Streaming Video
1 2 (33.33%) VHDL
1 2 (33.33%) Verilog
1 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) Xilinx
2 2 (33.33%) Polycom
2 2 (33.33%) Altera
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco