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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 205 216 279
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +63
Permanent jobs citing Lync 279 220 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.35% 1.06% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.33% 5.23% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 241 196 130
Average salary £43,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
4410 4210 4605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.26% 20.34% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3748 3422 3922
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -6 93 £43,000 -21.81% 11
Hampshire +40 67 £66,250 +55.88% 6
Surrey -16 38 £40,000 +15.94% 8
Buckinghamshire +15 25 £42,500 - 1
West Sussex +3 17 £42,500 +13.33%
Oxfordshire +2 13 £30,000 -33.33% 3
East Sussex - 10 £42,500 - 1
Middlesex +12 7 £24,500 -48.42%
Kent +8 4 £61,250 +61.18% 1
Home Counties - 2 - -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 344 (70.78%) Microsoft
2 325 (66.87%) Windows
3 231 (47.53%) MS Exchange
3 231 (47.53%) Active Directory
4 191 (39.30%) Cisco
5 163 (33.54%) SharePoint
6 156 (32.10%) MS Excel
7 145 (29.84%) Office 365
8 142 (29.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 139 (28.60%) ITIL
10 125 (25.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 115 (23.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 113 (23.25%) Exchange Server 2010
13 112 (23.05%) WAN
14 111 (22.84%) Firewall
15 110 (22.63%) LAN
16 101 (20.78%) Cisco Certification
17 100 (20.58%) VMware
18 97 (19.96%) MCSE
19 87 (17.90%) TCP/IP
20 85 (17.49%) MS Office
20 85 (17.49%) Exchange Server 2013
21 84 (17.28%) CCNA
22 78 (16.05%) VoIP
23 77 (15.84%) DNS
24 75 (15.43%) SQL Server
25 70 (14.40%) SAN
26 68 (13.99%) Unified Communications
26 68 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure
27 66 (13.58%) Citrix

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 231 (47.53%) MS Exchange
2 163 (33.54%) SharePoint
3 113 (23.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 85 (17.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 57 (11.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 57 (11.73%) IIS
6 36 (7.41%) Office Communications Server
7 32 (6.58%) SharePoint 2013
7 32 (6.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 15 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
9 14 (2.88%) SharePoint Server
10 13 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (2.67%) Moodle
11 7 (1.44%) Apache
12 6 (1.23%) Lotus Domino
13 4 (0.82%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.82%) GroupWise
13 4 (0.82%) CMS
14 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 156 (32.10%) MS Excel
2 85 (17.49%) MS Office
3 12 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.26%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.65%) MS Project
6 7 (1.44%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 145 (29.84%) Office 365
2 60 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.88%) IaaS
4 4 (0.82%) Yammer
4 4 (0.82%) SaaS
4 4 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (23.05%) WAN
2 111 (22.84%) Firewall
3 110 (22.63%) LAN
4 87 (17.90%) TCP/IP
5 78 (16.05%) VoIP
6 77 (15.84%) DNS
7 70 (14.40%) SAN
8 68 (13.99%) Unified Communications
9 47 (9.67%) DHCP
10 38 (7.82%) OSPF
10 38 (7.82%) BGP
11 36 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
12 35 (7.20%) VPN
13 27 (5.56%) MPLS
14 26 (5.35%) Ethernet
15 25 (5.14%) Wi-Fi
16 22 (4.53%) SNMP
17 18 (3.70%) ADSL
17 18 (3.70%) H.323
17 18 (3.70%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (15.43%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.62%) Redis
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.41%) EDMS
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Bugzilla
1 1 (0.21%) Subversion
1 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
General
1 40 (8.23%) Telecoms
2 38 (7.82%) Finance
3 16 (3.29%) Retail
4 14 (2.88%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.82%) Advertising
5 4 (0.82%) Law
5 4 (0.82%) Electronics
5 4 (0.82%) Marketing
6 3 (0.62%) Games
7 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.41%) Billing
8 1 (0.21%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (15.02%) Support Engineer
2 71 (14.61%) Consultant
3 41 (8.44%) Analyst
4 39 (8.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 33 (6.79%) Architect
6 31 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
7 30 (6.17%) Project Manager
8 27 (5.56%) Network Engineer
9 21 (4.32%) Support Analyst
10 20 (4.12%) Technical Support
11 19 (3.91%) Technical Architect
11 19 (3.91%) IT Support
12 15 (3.09%) Administrator
13 14 (2.88%) 2nd Line Support
13 14 (2.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 13 (2.67%) Network Support
14 13 (2.67%) Team Leader
15 12 (2.47%) Systems Administrator
15 12 (2.47%) Microsoft Consultant
16 11 (2.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.12%) .NET
2 9 (1.85%) Web Services
3 5 (1.03%) Application Packaging
4 4 (0.82%) HTML
4 4 (0.82%) XMPP
4 4 (0.82%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.41%) XML
5 2 (0.41%) CGI
5 2 (0.41%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.21%) Middleware
6 1 (0.21%) COM
6 1 (0.21%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.91%) Video Conferencing
2 26 (5.35%) Clustering
3 25 (5.14%) Blackberry
4 14 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.67%) VLE
5 13 (2.67%) CMDB
6 10 (2.06%) EqualLogic
7 8 (1.65%) FMCG
7 8 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.44%) E-Learning
9 6 (1.23%) PMI
10 4 (0.82%) Thin Client
10 4 (0.82%) DTV
10 4 (0.82%) iPhone
10 4 (0.82%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.62%) iPad
12 2 (0.41%) GIS
13 1 (0.21%) Streaming Video
13 1 (0.21%) PKI
13 1 (0.21%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 325 (66.87%) Windows
2 142 (29.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 115 (23.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (9.05%) Windows 7
5 28 (5.76%) Windows 8
6 27 (5.56%) Linux
7 24 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (2.26%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.44%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.03%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.82%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.82%) CentOS
12 3 (0.62%) UNIX
13 2 (0.41%) AIX
13 2 (0.41%) HPUX
13 2 (0.41%) Solaris
14 1 (0.21%) Android
14 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (28.60%) ITIL
2 44 (9.05%) Mentoring
3 41 (8.44%) Migration
4 38 (7.82%) Project Management
5 37 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 35 (7.20%) Change Management
7 29 (5.97%) CRM
8 25 (5.14%) Incident Management
9 23 (4.73%) Kalman Filter
10 21 (4.32%) Service Delivery
11 19 (3.91%) Configuration Management
11 19 (3.91%) Load Balancing
12 18 (3.70%) Network Design
13 15 (3.09%) PRINCE2
14 14 (2.88%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (2.47%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (2.47%) Business Continuity
15 12 (2.47%) High Availability
16 11 (2.26%) Data Management
16 11 (2.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 64 (13.17%) PowerShell
2 47 (9.67%) SQL
3 6 (1.23%) C++
4 5 (1.03%) Java
5 4 (0.82%) C#
6 3 (0.62%) C
6 3 (0.62%) VBScript
7 2 (0.41%) VB
7 2 (0.41%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 125 (25.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 101 (20.78%) Cisco Certification
3 97 (19.96%) MCSE
4 84 (17.28%) CCNA
5 60 (12.35%) MCITP
6 46 (9.47%) MCTS
7 43 (8.85%) Security Cleared
8 41 (8.44%) SC Cleared
8 41 (8.44%) MCSA
9 36 (7.41%) CCNP
10 33 (6.79%) Degree
11 18 (3.70%) MCP
11 18 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (3.09%) CCVP
13 8 (1.65%) DV Cleared
13 8 (1.65%) MOS
14 7 (1.44%) CCDA
15 6 (1.23%) CCIE
15 6 (1.23%) PMI Certification
15 6 (1.23%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (10.49%) SLA
2 11 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.41%) QA
3 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 231 (47.53%) Active Directory
2 68 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (11.52%) Hyper-V
4 24 (4.94%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (3.70%) vSphere
6 14 (2.88%) Forefront TMG
6 14 (2.88%) XenDesktop
7 13 (2.67%) VMware ESX
7 13 (2.67%) XenApp
8 11 (2.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (1.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (1.23%) UAG
10 6 (1.23%) Firmware
10 6 (1.23%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.82%) Samba
12 2 (0.41%) vCloud
12 2 (0.41%) RHEV
12 2 (0.41%) Snort
13 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 57 (11.73%) SCCM
2 56 (11.52%) SCOM
3 29 (5.97%) Windows Intune
4 26 (5.35%) WSUS
5 16 (3.29%) Cisco CUCM
6 14 (2.88%) Backup Exec
6 14 (2.88%) ARCserve
7 8 (1.65%) SCSM
8 5 (1.03%) SCDPM
8 5 (1.03%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.62%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.62%) DameWare
11 2 (0.41%) WMI
12 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.21%) MOM
12 1 (0.21%) Nagios
12 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
12 1 (0.21%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 344 (70.78%) Microsoft
2 191 (39.30%) Cisco
3 100 (20.58%) VMware
4 66 (13.58%) Citrix
5 56 (11.52%) HP
6 46 (9.47%) Juniper
7 43 (8.85%) Avaya
8 41 (8.44%) F5
9 40 (8.23%) CheckPoint
10 28 (5.76%) Dell
11 27 (5.56%) Remedy
12 23 (4.73%) LANDesk
13 20 (4.12%) Sophos
14 18 (3.70%) Polycom
15 14 (2.88%) EMC
16 13 (2.67%) SolarWinds
16 13 (2.67%) 3PAR
17 12 (2.47%) Symantec
18 11 (2.26%) Mitel
19 10 (2.06%) Apple
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