The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Lync
Rank 126 111 104
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Lync 2 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.12% 0.78% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.58% 3.73% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 12
Average salary - £30,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
Lync
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
344 295 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 20.92% 20.94% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 260 249 275
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Lync
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Lync Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Lync
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon - 2 - -
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) SharePoint
2 9 (69.23%) Skype
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) MCSE
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (53.85%) MS Office
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 5 (38.46%) Service Management
6 5 (38.46%) MCSA
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
6 5 (38.46%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (38.46%) Unified Communications
6 5 (38.46%) Office 365
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) Wireless
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (23.08%) Network Design
8 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
8 3 (23.08%) SCCM
8 3 (23.08%) Polycom
8 3 (23.08%) Tandberg
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 9 (69.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Skype
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) Unified Communications
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (23.08%) WebEx
5 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
7 1 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (7.69%) LDAP
7 1 (7.69%) VPN
7 1 (7.69%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365 Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Unified Communications Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Service Management
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
2 3 (23.08%) Network Design
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) MCSE
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) MCSA
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (15.38%) ISA Server
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) NFS
4 1 (7.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Aerohive Networks
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) NetApp
3 3 (23.08%) Polycom
3 3 (23.08%) QNAP
3 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
3 3 (23.08%) Sophos
3 3 (23.08%) Tandberg
4 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) McAfee
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) Websense
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Bens Pack
Posted: 10 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday