The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 113 107 101
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Lync 6 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.37% 0.79% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.72% 3.37% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Average salary £47,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
349 415 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.69% 23.43% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 326 363 244
Average salary £43,000 £44,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Lync
South East

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 25 July 2014. 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 +9 6 £47,000 -27.69%
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) SCCM
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
4 9 (56.25%) VMware
5 8 (50.00%) Dell
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (50.00%) DHCP
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) DNS
6 7 (43.75%) SAS
6 7 (43.75%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) Citrix
6 7 (43.75%) HP
6 7 (43.75%) SAN
6 7 (43.75%) Apple
6 7 (43.75%) XenApp
6 7 (43.75%) XenDesktop
6 7 (43.75%) iSCSI
6 7 (43.75%) Fujitsu
6 7 (43.75%) WSUS
6 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
6 7 (43.75%) Windows 8
6 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (37.50%) Office 365
7 6 (37.50%) vSphere
8 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 7 (43.75%) SAS
1 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DHCP
2 7 (43.75%) DNS
2 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 7 (43.75%) iSCSI
3 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
4 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) BGP
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
4 7 (43.75%) Windows 8
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Business Development
3 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
3 7 (43.75%) XenApp
3 7 (43.75%) XenDesktop
4 6 (37.50%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) SCCM
2 7 (43.75%) WSUS
3 4 (25.00%) SCOM
4 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
5 2 (12.50%) SCVMM
5 2 (12.50%) SCDPM
5 2 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Dell
3 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 7 (43.75%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) Apple
3 7 (43.75%) Fujitsu
4 3 (18.75%) Symantec
5 2 (12.50%) Polycom
6 1 (6.25%) Veeam
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago