The first table below looks at the demand for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Slough region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 61 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.51% 0.72% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.06% 5.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £43,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +2.22%
Application Platforms Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
132 92 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.95% 13.33% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 114 70 70
Average salary £42,500 £45,600 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.79% +7.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,250 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Lync
Berkshire

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Lync
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Lync Salary Trend in Slough

Lync
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in Slough

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) SharePoint
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (41.18%) HP
5 7 (41.18%) CCNP
5 7 (41.18%) CCNA
5 7 (41.18%) SLA
6 6 (35.29%) VMware
6 6 (35.29%) VoIP
6 6 (35.29%) ITIL
6 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
6 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
7 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 5 (29.41%) Dell
7 5 (29.41%) Citrix
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (29.41%) Firewall
8 4 (23.53%) MCSA
8 4 (23.53%) MS Office
8 4 (23.53%) Legal
8 4 (23.53%) MCITP
9 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (52.94%) SharePoint
2 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) VoIP
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
4 2 (11.76%) MPLS
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) Broadband
5 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) UNIX
4 2 (11.76%) HPUX
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) ITSM
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (41.18%) CCNP
2 7 (41.18%) CCNA
3 4 (23.53%) MCSA
3 4 (23.53%) MCITP
4 3 (17.65%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) CCDA
5 1 (5.88%) CCIE
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) HP
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Dell
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.76%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.88%) Avaya
Slough
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago