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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 102 97 122
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Permanent jobs citing Lync 15 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.02% 1.55% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.16% 7.11% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 5
Average salary £37,500 £54,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% +13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £29,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £66,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +14.45%
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
361 394 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.54% 21.86% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 318 353 310
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £26,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 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 +27 13 £37,500 -31.81%
Banbury +5 2 - -
Abingdon - 2 £22,500 - 1
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 11 (52.38%) VMware
5 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) Citrix
7 8 (38.10%) Office 365
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (33.33%) SCCM
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco
9 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (23.81%) SCOM
10 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
10 5 (23.81%) MS Office
10 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
10 5 (23.81%) Wireless
11 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
11 4 (19.05%) CCNA
11 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (19.05%) NetApp
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
12 3 (14.29%) SCDPM

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) SaaS
2 2 (9.52%) PaaS
2 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
1 5 (23.81%) Wireless
2 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Specialist
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Team Leader
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Project Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) PMI
1 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
2 2 (9.52%) Project Management
2 2 (9.52%) Data Management
2 2 (9.52%) Network Design
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
2 2 (9.52%) CRM
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) ERP
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) CCNA
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) CCNP
3 3 (14.29%) MCSE
4 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (23.81%) SCOM
3 3 (14.29%) SCDPM
3 3 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (14.29%) SCVMM
3 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) VMware
3 8 (38.10%) Citrix
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (19.05%) NetApp
6 3 (14.29%) Symantec
7 2 (9.52%) HP
7 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
7 2 (9.52%) Avaya
7 2 (9.52%) Polycom
7 2 (9.52%) F5
8 1 (4.76%) Google
Abingdon
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago