The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 53 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Lync 7 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.26% 1.40% 1.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.29% 8.05% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 9
Average salary £26,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £43,100 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £54,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Lync
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
49 87 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 8.84% 17.37% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 40 77 84
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 July 2015.

Lync Salary Histogram in Slough

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 19 (76.00%) ITIL
2 18 (72.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (44.00%) Office 365
5 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 10 (40.00%) LAN
5 10 (40.00%) WAN
5 10 (40.00%) VPN
6 9 (36.00%) MCSE
7 8 (32.00%) DNS
7 8 (32.00%) SLA
7 8 (32.00%) DHCP
7 8 (32.00%) MS Office
7 8 (32.00%) Change Management
7 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
7 8 (32.00%) OpenUP
7 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (24.00%) Dell
9 6 (24.00%) Juniper
9 6 (24.00%) Internet
9 6 (24.00%) McAfee
9 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
9 6 (24.00%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (24.00%) Service Management

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (32.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) LAN
1 10 (40.00%) WAN
1 10 (40.00%) VPN
2 8 (32.00%) DNS
2 8 (32.00%) DHCP
3 6 (24.00%) Internet
3 6 (24.00%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (16.00%) VLAN
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (16.00%) Unified Communications
4 4 (16.00%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (16.00%) Structured Cabling
4 4 (16.00%) SAN
4 4 (16.00%) MGCP
4 4 (16.00%) SCCP
4 4 (16.00%) H.323
4 4 (16.00%) Firewall
4 4 (16.00%) SNMP
5 1 (4.00%) PBX
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Desktop Support
2 6 (24.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Communications Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (24.00%) iPhone
1 6 (24.00%) iPad
1 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (24.00%) Mac OS X
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (16.00%) Linux
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) OpenUP
2 8 (32.00%) Change Management
3 6 (24.00%) Asset Management
3 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (24.00%) Service Management
3 6 (24.00%) Line Management
4 4 (16.00%) Network Management
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (36.00%) MCSE
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (24.00%) Degree
4 6 (24.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (16.00%) CCNP
6 3 (12.00%) CCNA
6 3 (12.00%) MCSA
7 1 (4.00%) MCTS
7 1 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) Samba
3 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (16.00%) vSphere
3 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (12.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) DameWare
1 6 (24.00%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (16.00%) WSUS
2 4 (16.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco
3 6 (24.00%) Dell
3 6 (24.00%) Juniper
3 6 (24.00%) Apple
3 6 (24.00%) McAfee
3 6 (24.00%) Bomgar
3 6 (24.00%) ServiceNow
3 6 (24.00%) Dell KACE
4 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) Mitel
5 4 (16.00%) Brocade
5 4 (16.00%) ProCurve
5 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
5 4 (16.00%) 3PAR
5 4 (16.00%) Verint
5 4 (16.00%) Zeacom
6 2 (8.00%) BT
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