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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 208 235 260
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +25
Permanent jobs citing Lync 280 248 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.37% 1.09% 0.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.49% 5.40% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 197 197 168
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £42,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -6.59%
Lync
England

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

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4316 4594 4835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.10% 20.15% 22.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3662 3872 4149
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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
Berkshire +15 68 £46,000 -0.54% 13
Hampshire +14 65 £38,500 -2.53% 3
Surrey -7 43 £40,000 +3.89% 10
West Sussex +21 38 £42,500 +7.59% 2
Oxfordshire +31 28 £64,000 +47.12% 1
Buckinghamshire -30 25 £34,250 -20.80% 1
Kent +15 9 £35,000 -41.66% 2
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

1 399 (71.76%) Microsoft
2 346 (62.23%) Windows
3 255 (45.86%) Active Directory
4 254 (45.68%) MS Exchange
5 213 (38.31%) Cisco
6 198 (35.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 164 (29.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 160 (28.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 152 (27.34%) WAN
9 152 (27.34%) Firewall
10 151 (27.16%) MS Excel
11 150 (26.98%) SharePoint
12 147 (26.44%) Office 365
13 146 (26.26%) LAN
14 143 (25.72%) ITIL
15 142 (25.54%) Microsoft Certification
16 136 (24.46%) VMware
17 117 (21.04%) SAN
18 116 (20.86%) MCSE
18 116 (20.86%) DNS
19 110 (19.78%) SCCM
20 108 (19.42%) Cisco Certification
21 107 (19.24%) Hyper-V
22 100 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
23 98 (17.63%) SQL Server
24 95 (17.09%) VoIP
25 94 (16.91%) TCP/IP
26 89 (16.01%) SCOM
26 89 (16.01%) Exchange Server 2013
27 86 (15.47%) MCITP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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
1 254 (45.68%) MS Exchange
2 164 (29.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 150 (26.98%) SharePoint
4 89 (16.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 77 (13.85%) IIS
6 67 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 43 (7.73%) Office Communications Server
8 39 (7.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 32 (5.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 17 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.26%) Apache
13 6 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.90%) Moodle
14 5 (0.90%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.54%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.36%) CMS
17 1 (0.18%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 151 (27.16%) MS Excel
2 69 (12.41%) MS Office
3 11 (1.98%) MS Project
4 8 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 147 (26.44%) Office 365
2 55 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.98%) SaaS
4 6 (1.08%) IaaS
5 4 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.54%) Symantec.cloud
7 2 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 152 (27.34%) WAN
1 152 (27.34%) Firewall
2 146 (26.26%) LAN
3 117 (21.04%) SAN
4 116 (20.86%) DNS
5 95 (17.09%) VoIP
6 94 (16.91%) TCP/IP
7 86 (15.47%) DHCP
8 82 (14.75%) Unified Communications
9 60 (10.79%) VPN
9 60 (10.79%) Cisco ASA
10 48 (8.63%) MPLS
11 39 (7.01%) OSPF
11 39 (7.01%) BGP
12 35 (6.29%) iSCSI
13 31 (5.58%) VLAN
14 26 (4.68%) Ethernet
15 25 (4.50%) Wi-Fi
16 21 (3.78%) EIGRP
16 21 (3.78%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (17.63%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (3.06%) Amazon RDS
5 13 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (1.98%) Redis
7 2 (0.36%) MySQL
8 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.18%) DB2
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (1.08%) Subversion
2 3 (0.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.54%) Bugzilla
3 2 (0.36%) Redmine
4 1 (0.18%) JIRA
4 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
General
1 47 (8.45%) Finance
2 44 (7.91%) Telecoms
3 35 (6.29%) Retail
4 24 (4.32%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.62%) Back Office
6 5 (0.90%) Publishing
6 5 (0.90%) Law
6 5 (0.90%) Electronics
7 4 (0.72%) Legal
7 4 (0.72%) Advertising
7 4 (0.72%) Marketing
7 4 (0.72%) Banking
8 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.18%) Billing
10 1 (0.18%) French Language
10 1 (0.18%) Games
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 100 (17.99%) Support Engineer
2 83 (14.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 64 (11.51%) Consultant
4 45 (8.09%) Analyst
5 36 (6.47%) Architect
6 30 (5.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 30 (5.40%) Systems Engineer
7 29 (5.22%) Team Leader
7 29 (5.22%) Office 365 Consultant
8 26 (4.68%) Project Manager
9 23 (4.14%) Network Engineer
10 22 (3.96%) Administrator
10 22 (3.96%) Unified Communications Engineer
11 21 (3.78%) Systems Administrator
11 21 (3.78%) Voice Engineer
11 21 (3.78%) Network Team Leader
12 19 (3.42%) 3rd Line Support
13 18 (3.24%) Support Analyst
14 17 (3.06%) IT Support
14 17 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.14%) .NET
2 18 (3.24%) Web Services
3 8 (1.44%) CGI
4 7 (1.26%) Application Packaging
5 4 (0.72%) XMPP
6 2 (0.36%) MSMQ
6 2 (0.36%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.36%) COM
6 2 (0.36%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.18%) EDI
7 1 (0.18%) CSS
7 1 (0.18%) RSS
7 1 (0.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 70 (12.59%) Clustering
2 46 (8.27%) Data Centre
3 43 (7.73%) Video Conferencing
4 30 (5.40%) EqualLogic
5 20 (3.60%) Blackberry
6 11 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.44%) GIS
8 7 (1.26%) iPhone
8 7 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.08%) iPad
9 6 (1.08%) PKI
9 6 (1.08%) CMDB
10 5 (0.90%) FMCG
10 5 (0.90%) VLE
11 4 (0.72%) BYOD
11 4 (0.72%) DTV
11 4 (0.72%) PMI
12 3 (0.54%) Replication
13 2 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 346 (62.23%) Windows
2 198 (35.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 160 (28.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (10.97%) Linux
5 51 (9.17%) Windows 7
6 49 (8.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (4.86%) Windows 8
8 22 (3.96%) Windows XP
9 18 (3.24%) UNIX
10 10 (1.80%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.26%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.08%) CentOS
12 6 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.90%) HPUX
14 4 (0.72%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.36%) SUSE
16 2 (0.36%) Android
17 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (25.72%) ITIL
2 75 (13.49%) Disaster Recovery
3 59 (10.61%) Migration
4 47 (8.45%) Business Continuity
5 46 (8.27%) Load Balancing
5 46 (8.27%) Network Design
6 45 (8.09%) Mentoring
7 42 (7.55%) High Availability
8 39 (7.01%) Project Management
9 34 (6.12%) Risk Management
9 34 (6.12%) CRM
10 33 (5.94%) Change Management
11 29 (5.22%) Demand Management
12 27 (4.86%) Incident Management
13 25 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (4.32%) Performance Management
15 23 (4.14%) Service Management
15 23 (4.14%) Root Cause Analysis
16 20 (3.60%) ITSM
17 19 (3.42%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (12.59%) PowerShell
2 59 (10.61%) SQL
3 6 (1.08%) VBScript
4 4 (0.72%) C++
5 3 (0.54%) Java
5 3 (0.54%) C#
6 2 (0.36%) C
7 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 142 (25.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 116 (20.86%) MCSE
3 108 (19.42%) Cisco Certification
4 86 (15.47%) MCITP
5 68 (12.23%) Security Cleared
6 67 (12.05%) CCNP
7 65 (11.69%) SC Cleared
8 62 (11.15%) CCNA
9 51 (9.17%) MCTS
10 48 (8.63%) MCSA
11 37 (6.65%) Degree
12 34 (6.12%) CCDP
12 34 (6.12%) MCP
13 10 (1.80%) DV Cleared
14 9 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (1.62%) CCVP
15 7 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 4 (0.72%) CISM
16 4 (0.72%) CCSP
16 4 (0.72%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (10.61%) SLA
2 12 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.08%) ISO 9000
3 6 (1.08%) QA
4 3 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 255 (45.86%) Active Directory
2 107 (19.24%) Hyper-V
3 100 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (3.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 21 (3.78%) Forefront TMG
5 20 (3.60%) XenApp
5 20 (3.60%) vSphere
5 20 (3.60%) VMware ESX
6 17 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (3.06%) XenDesktop
7 13 (2.34%) ISA Server
8 8 (1.44%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.08%) UAG
10 4 (0.72%) Samba
10 4 (0.72%) Snort
11 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.54%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 110 (19.78%) SCCM
2 89 (16.01%) SCOM
3 44 (7.91%) WSUS
4 25 (4.50%) Backup Exec
5 23 (4.14%) Windows Intune
6 21 (3.78%) ARCserve
7 17 (3.06%) SCSM
8 13 (2.34%) SCVMM
9 11 (1.98%) HAProxy
10 10 (1.80%) Cisco CUCM
11 9 (1.62%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (1.08%) DameWare
12 6 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 5 (0.90%) SCDPM
13 5 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 4 (0.72%) AirWatch
15 2 (0.36%) FortiGate
15 2 (0.36%) NetBackup
15 2 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 399 (71.76%) Microsoft
2 213 (38.31%) Cisco
3 136 (24.46%) VMware
4 69 (12.41%) Avaya
5 66 (11.87%) Dell
6 63 (11.33%) Citrix
7 59 (10.61%) HP
8 42 (7.55%) F5
9 31 (5.58%) Aerohive Networks
10 29 (5.22%) Juniper
11 27 (4.86%) Sophos
12 25 (4.50%) Symantec
12 25 (4.50%) Remedy
13 23 (4.14%) CheckPoint
14 21 (3.78%) EMC
15 18 (3.24%) LANDesk
16 17 (3.06%) Lumension
16 17 (3.06%) SolarWinds
17 14 (2.52%) 3PAR
18 13 (2.34%) Polycom
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