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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 98 103 114
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Lync 13 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.94% 0.70% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.69% 3.54% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 11
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
277 311 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 19.99% 19.81% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 230 255 315
Average salary £35,641 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.95% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,798 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram 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 3 March 2015. 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
Oxford +6 11 £30,000 -29.41% 3
Abingdon - 1 £60,000 -
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (41.67%) Cisco
5 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
5 7 (29.17%) Linux
6 6 (25.00%) PMI
6 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
6 6 (25.00%) Office 365
7 5 (20.83%) Citrix
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (20.83%) Apache
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.83%) WAN
8 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
8 4 (16.67%) SAN
8 4 (16.67%) HP
8 4 (16.67%) DNS
8 4 (16.67%) CCNP
8 4 (16.67%) CCNA
8 4 (16.67%) Advertising
8 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 4 (16.67%) Sophos
8 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 4 (16.67%) CentOS
8 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 12 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
3 5 (20.83%) Apache
4 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.33%) SaaS
3 2 (8.33%) PaaS
3 2 (8.33%) IaaS
3 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) WAN
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) LAN
3 3 (12.50%) DHCP
3 3 (12.50%) OSPF
3 3 (12.50%) BGP
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (12.50%) HSRP
4 2 (8.33%) Multicast
4 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
4 2 (8.33%) VRRP
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless
4 2 (8.33%) MPLS
4 2 (8.33%) VPLS
4 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (8.33%) RIP
4 2 (8.33%) SNMP
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.67%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Billing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) IT Support
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 4 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (16.67%) CentOS
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (8.33%) Project Management
2 2 (8.33%) Migration
2 2 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (4.17%) Network Design
3 1 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.17%) Matrix Management
3 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.17%) High Availability
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.67%) CCNP
3 4 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
5 4 (16.67%) HP
5 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (16.67%) Sophos
6 3 (12.50%) F5
6 3 (12.50%) NetApp
7 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
7 2 (8.33%) Juniper
7 2 (8.33%) Sonus
8 1 (4.17%) Google
8 1 (4.17%) Veeam
8 1 (4.17%) CommVault
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