The first table below looks at the demand for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 11 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 220 236 361
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +125
Permanent jobs citing Lync 254 217 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.12% 0.97% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.45% 4.52% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 217 183 68
Average salary £43,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4661 4805 4574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.54% 21.50% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3836 4137 4014
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Lync
England

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lync
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Lync Salary Trend in the South East

Lync
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lync across the South East region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Lync Salary Histogram in the South East

Lync
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 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
Surrey -2 74 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Berkshire -30 66 £45,000 -21.73% 15
Buckinghamshire +29 54 £47,000 -4.08% 5
Hampshire +15 41 £42,500 -22.72% 2
West Sussex +3 11 £42,000 +5.00% 2
Oxfordshire -4 6 £47,000 -8.29% 2
Kent -10 6 £34,500 -31.00%
Middlesex +6 1 £58,000 +45.00%
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 413 (77.63%) Microsoft
2 300 (56.39%) Windows
3 294 (55.26%) MS Exchange
4 283 (53.20%) Active Directory
5 202 (37.97%) Cisco
6 186 (34.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 184 (34.59%) MS Excel
8 181 (34.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 156 (29.32%) SharePoint
10 150 (28.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 134 (25.19%) MCSE
12 131 (24.62%) VMware
13 124 (23.31%) Exchange Server 2013
14 122 (22.93%) Firewall
15 117 (21.99%) Windows Server 2012
16 108 (20.30%) Hyper-V
17 102 (19.17%) Office 365
18 95 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
19 93 (17.48%) VoIP
20 87 (16.35%) Citrix
21 86 (16.17%) MCITP
22 80 (15.04%) SQL Server
23 78 (14.66%) Cisco Certification
24 75 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
25 73 (13.72%) Unified Communications
26 72 (13.53%) HP
27 71 (13.35%) ITIL
28 70 (13.16%) SQL
29 68 (12.78%) Telecoms
29 68 (12.78%) Cisco ASA

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 294 (55.26%) MS Exchange
2 186 (34.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 156 (29.32%) SharePoint
4 124 (23.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 95 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 46 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 38 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
8 21 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
9 20 (3.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 19 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (1.69%) SAS
11 9 (1.69%) IIS
11 9 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (1.13%) Moodle
13 5 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.75%) Lotus Domino
14 4 (0.75%) Apache
15 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
16 2 (0.38%) Live Communications Server
17 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 184 (34.59%) MS Excel
2 60 (11.28%) MS Office
3 6 (1.13%) MS Project
3 6 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.75%) Adobe Captivate
5 3 (0.56%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.56%) Summit
2 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 102 (19.17%) Office 365
2 11 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (22.93%) Firewall
2 93 (17.48%) VoIP
3 73 (13.72%) Unified Communications
4 68 (12.78%) Cisco ASA
5 65 (12.22%) DNS
6 64 (12.03%) SAN
7 49 (9.21%) VPN
8 47 (8.83%) LAN
9 42 (7.89%) DHCP
10 40 (7.52%) WAN
11 33 (6.20%) PBX
11 33 (6.20%) ISDN
12 31 (5.83%) SSL
13 28 (5.26%) Softswitch
14 26 (4.89%) NetScreen
15 21 (3.95%) IP Telephony
16 20 (3.76%) Cisco Nexus
17 18 (3.38%) H.323
18 17 (3.20%) Wireless
19 16 (3.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (0.94%) DTS
6 3 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (12.78%) Telecoms
2 35 (6.58%) Finance
3 15 (2.82%) Legal
4 8 (1.50%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.13%) Marketing
6 4 (0.75%) German Language
6 4 (0.75%) Games
6 4 (0.75%) Billing
7 3 (0.56%) Back Office
8 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (19.55%) Consultant
2 72 (13.53%) Support Engineer
3 54 (10.15%) Network Engineer
4 44 (8.27%) Architect
5 43 (8.08%) Analyst
6 42 (7.89%) Microsoft Consultant
7 34 (6.39%) 3rd Line Support
8 29 (5.45%) Technical Consultant
9 27 (5.08%) Voice Engineer
10 25 (4.70%) IT Support
10 25 (4.70%) Administrator
11 23 (4.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 23 (4.32%) Technical Support
12 22 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
12 22 (4.14%) Service Manager
13 21 (3.95%) Voice Network Engineer
14 18 (3.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 18 (3.38%) Systems Engineer
15 16 (3.01%) Systems Administrator
15 16 (3.01%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.69%) Web Services
2 6 (1.13%) XML
3 5 (0.94%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 3 (0.56%) Application Packaging
4 3 (0.56%) SAML
4 3 (0.56%) .NET
5 2 (0.38%) CSS
5 2 (0.38%) HTML
6 1 (0.19%) XSLT
6 1 (0.19%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.52%) Blackberry
2 29 (5.45%) Video Conferencing
3 18 (3.38%) Replication
3 18 (3.38%) Clustering
4 7 (1.32%) Firmware
4 7 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.32%) EqualLogic
5 6 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (0.75%) Kindle
7 3 (0.56%) Fat Client
7 3 (0.56%) PKI
7 3 (0.56%) Smartphone
7 3 (0.56%) Thin Client
7 3 (0.56%) PMI
7 3 (0.56%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.38%) FMCG
8 2 (0.38%) iPhone
8 2 (0.38%) Open Source
8 2 (0.38%) iPad
9 1 (0.19%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 300 (56.39%) Windows
2 150 (28.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 117 (21.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (11.47%) Windows 7
5 55 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 37 (6.95%) Windows 8
7 27 (5.08%) Linux
8 22 (4.14%) Windows XP
9 8 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (1.32%) Windows Vista
11 5 (0.94%) UNIX
12 3 (0.56%) VMS
13 2 (0.38%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.38%) HPUX
13 2 (0.38%) Android
13 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.38%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.19%) Solaris
14 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (13.35%) ITIL
2 63 (11.84%) Migration
3 27 (5.08%) Service Delivery
3 27 (5.08%) PRINCE2
4 26 (4.89%) Project Management
5 21 (3.95%) Load Balancing
6 16 (3.01%) Incident Management
6 16 (3.01%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (2.44%) Business Continuity
8 12 (2.26%) Change Management
8 12 (2.26%) Service Management
9 11 (2.07%) CRM
9 11 (2.07%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (1.88%) ITIL V3
10 10 (1.88%) Security Management
11 9 (1.69%) Release Management
12 8 (1.50%) Network Management
13 7 (1.32%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (1.32%) Identity Management
13 7 (1.32%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 70 (13.16%) SQL
2 34 (6.39%) PowerShell
3 8 (1.50%) C
4 5 (0.94%) Java
5 4 (0.75%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.75%) PHP
6 2 (0.38%) VBScript
6 2 (0.38%) VB
7 1 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 181 (34.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 134 (25.19%) MCSE
3 86 (16.17%) MCITP
4 78 (14.66%) Cisco Certification
5 60 (11.28%) CCNP
6 59 (11.09%) Security Cleared
7 49 (9.21%) SC Cleared
8 48 (9.02%) CCNA
9 42 (7.89%) Degree
10 37 (6.95%) MCSA
11 28 (5.26%) MCTS
12 25 (4.70%) CCIE
13 19 (3.57%) MCP
13 19 (3.57%) CCVP
14 14 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (2.26%) CCSP
16 11 (2.07%) CISSP
16 11 (2.07%) MOS
16 11 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 11 (2.07%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.15%) SLA
2 8 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.75%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.38%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 283 (53.20%) Active Directory
2 108 (20.30%) Hyper-V
3 75 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (9.77%) vSphere
5 38 (7.14%) UAG
6 31 (5.83%) XenApp
7 23 (4.32%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (3.76%) Forefront TMG
9 19 (3.57%) XenDesktop
10 15 (2.82%) VMware ESX
11 12 (2.26%) Snort
12 11 (2.07%) Terminal Server
13 8 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (1.13%) XenServer
15 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 4 (0.75%) Terminal Services
16 4 (0.75%) ISA Server
16 4 (0.75%) vCloud
17 1 (0.19%) MetaFrame
17 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 64 (12.03%) SCCM
2 34 (6.39%) Backup Exec
3 29 (5.45%) SCOM
4 26 (4.89%) WSUS
5 16 (3.01%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (1.32%) SCOrch
7 6 (1.13%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.75%) SCDPM
8 4 (0.75%) XenMobile
9 3 (0.56%) SCSM
9 3 (0.56%) DameWare
9 3 (0.56%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.38%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.38%) WMI
10 2 (0.38%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.19%) MOM
11 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 413 (77.63%) Microsoft
2 202 (37.97%) Cisco
3 131 (24.62%) VMware
4 87 (16.35%) Citrix
5 72 (13.53%) HP
6 56 (10.53%) Juniper
7 29 (5.45%) CheckPoint
8 28 (5.26%) NetApp
9 27 (5.08%) Symantec
10 26 (4.89%) Dell
10 26 (4.89%) Mitel
11 22 (4.14%) CommVault
12 21 (3.95%) Siemens
13 16 (3.01%) Ericsson
14 13 (2.44%) Sonus
15 12 (2.26%) F5
15 12 (2.26%) Sourcefire
15 12 (2.26%) Veeam
15 12 (2.26%) Apple
16 11 (2.07%) Sophos
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, South East, United Kingdom
Oxford University Press
Salary: Depending on skills and experience. OUP offers a full range of supporting benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East Molesey, Surrey
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £28,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
CPS Group
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago