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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 36 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Lync 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.62% 0.44% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.54% 3.45% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £38,500 £31,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -41.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £30,300 £52,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,700 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
57 58 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 20.65% 12.66% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 89
Average salary £44,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £48,375
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 April 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 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (68.00%) Windows
3 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 15 (60.00%) Cisco
4 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
5 13 (52.00%) Firewall
6 12 (48.00%) VMware
6 12 (48.00%) LAN
7 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
8 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (40.00%) WAN
8 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 10 (40.00%) HP
8 10 (40.00%) SAN
9 9 (36.00%) ITIL
10 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
11 7 (28.00%) EMC
11 7 (28.00%) SCCM
12 6 (24.00%) NAS
12 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
13 5 (20.00%) Sophos
13 5 (20.00%) SQL
13 5 (20.00%) NetApp
13 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 5 (20.00%) SLA
13 5 (20.00%) vSphere
13 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
14 4 (16.00%) BYOD
14 4 (16.00%) EqualLogic
14 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 12 (48.00%) LAN
3 10 (40.00%) WAN
3 10 (40.00%) SAN
4 6 (24.00%) NAS
5 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.00%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (16.00%) Wireless
6 4 (16.00%) iSCSI
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (8.00%) HTTP
7 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
7 2 (8.00%) VPN
7 2 (8.00%) WLAN
8 1 (4.00%) DHCP
8 1 (4.00%) DNS
8 1 (4.00%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (16.00%) Design Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Support
4 3 (12.00%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Operations Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) EqualLogic
1 4 (16.00%) BYOD
2 1 (4.00%) Streaming Video
2 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Stress Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) MCSE
1 4 (16.00%) CCNA
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) MCP
2 3 (12.00%) CCDA
3 2 (8.00%) MCSA
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.00%) MCITP
3 2 (8.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (20.00%) vSphere
5 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) ARCserve
2 4 (16.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (16.00%) WSUS
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) Cisco
3 12 (48.00%) VMware
4 10 (40.00%) HP
5 7 (28.00%) EMC
6 5 (20.00%) Sophos
6 5 (20.00%) NetApp
7 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (16.00%) Citrix
7 4 (16.00%) Dell
7 4 (16.00%) Veeam
8 2 (8.00%) Mitel
8 2 (8.00%) Panasonic
9 1 (4.00%) Polycom
9 1 (4.00%) Kaseya
9 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
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