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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 239 240 250
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Lync 225 231 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.08% 1.04% 0.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.32% 5.06% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 189 203 138
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
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
4231 4565 4294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.30% 20.50% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3606 3638 3659
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -3 71 £37,500 -11.76% 10
Surrey +1 52 £45,000 - 8
Hampshire +26 49 £41,750 +5.69% 4
West Sussex +9 22 £41,250 -1.78% 1
Kent +7 13 £35,000 -9.42% 5
Buckinghamshire -36 11 £41,000 -13.68% 1
Oxfordshire +2 7 £37,500 -19.35% 2
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 380 (76.46%) Microsoft
2 295 (59.36%) Windows
3 221 (44.47%) MS Exchange
4 211 (42.45%) Active Directory
5 184 (37.02%) Cisco
6 168 (33.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 166 (33.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 154 (30.99%) Firewall
9 152 (30.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 151 (30.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 146 (29.38%) VMware
12 135 (27.16%) LAN
13 134 (26.96%) WAN
14 132 (26.56%) DNS
15 130 (26.16%) Office 365
15 130 (26.16%) SCCM
16 125 (25.15%) Hyper-V
16 125 (25.15%) MS Excel
17 123 (24.75%) ITIL
18 122 (24.55%) SCOM
19 120 (24.14%) MCSE
20 112 (22.54%) SharePoint
21 110 (22.13%) VMware Infrastructure
22 101 (20.32%) MCITP
23 100 (20.12%) SAN
24 94 (18.91%) SQL Server
25 92 (18.51%) Linux
25 92 (18.51%) Clustering
26 91 (18.31%) DHCP
27 79 (15.90%) Migration

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 221 (44.47%) MS Exchange
2 168 (33.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 112 (22.54%) SharePoint
4 63 (12.68%) IIS
4 63 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 50 (10.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 35 (7.04%) Office Communications Server
7 33 (6.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 33 (6.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 25 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.80%) Apache
11 3 (0.60%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.20%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 125 (25.15%) MS Excel
2 57 (11.47%) MS Office
3 11 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.01%) MS Project
5 4 (0.80%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.20%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 130 (26.16%) Office 365
2 22 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.62%) SaaS
4 4 (0.80%) Yammer
4 4 (0.80%) Symantec.cloud
5 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.40%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (0.40%) IaaS
6 2 (0.40%) PaaS
6 2 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 154 (30.99%) Firewall
2 135 (27.16%) LAN
3 134 (26.96%) WAN
4 132 (26.56%) DNS
5 100 (20.12%) SAN
6 91 (18.31%) DHCP
7 75 (15.09%) VoIP
8 72 (14.49%) TCP/IP
9 66 (13.28%) Unified Communications
10 65 (13.08%) Cisco ASA
11 46 (9.26%) VPN
12 45 (9.05%) Skype
13 38 (7.65%) iSCSI
14 27 (5.43%) MPLS
15 25 (5.03%) VLAN
16 22 (4.43%) PBX
17 20 (4.02%) OSPF
17 20 (4.02%) BGP
18 19 (3.82%) Wi-Fi
18 19 (3.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (18.91%) SQL Server
2 48 (9.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (8.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (2.82%) Redis
5 9 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.40%) MySQL
8 1 (0.20%) DB2
8 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.41%) Subversion
2 4 (0.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (0.80%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.40%) Redmine
3 2 (0.40%) JIRA
3 2 (0.40%) Bugzilla
3 2 (0.40%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (6.24%) Finance
2 28 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 20 (4.02%) Retail
4 18 (3.62%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.21%) Back Office
6 8 (1.61%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.21%) Legal
8 5 (1.01%) Publishing
9 3 (0.60%) Banking
9 3 (0.60%) Law
10 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.40%) Electronics
10 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.20%) Billing
11 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 86 (17.30%) Support Engineer
2 81 (16.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 48 (9.66%) Administrator
3 48 (9.66%) Systems Administrator
4 45 (9.05%) Analyst
5 32 (6.44%) Systems Engineer
6 30 (6.04%) Architect
6 30 (6.04%) Team Leader
7 29 (5.84%) Consultant
8 27 (5.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (4.02%) Network Team Leader
10 18 (3.62%) Systems Support
10 18 (3.62%) Unified Communications Engineer
11 17 (3.42%) Network Manager
11 17 (3.42%) Voice Engineer
11 17 (3.42%) Systems Support Engineer
12 15 (3.02%) Project Manager
13 14 (2.82%) Technical Support
13 14 (2.82%) IT Support
14 13 (2.62%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.41%) MSMQ
2 11 (2.21%) Web Services
3 9 (1.81%) Application Packaging
3 9 (1.81%) .NET
4 8 (1.61%) CGI
5 5 (1.01%) CSS
6 4 (0.80%) HTML
7 3 (0.60%) Middleware
8 1 (0.20%) XMPP
8 1 (0.20%) RSS
8 1 (0.20%) EDI
8 1 (0.20%) COM
8 1 (0.20%) RESTful
8 1 (0.20%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 92 (18.51%) Clustering
2 43 (8.65%) Data Centre
3 36 (7.24%) Video Conferencing
4 33 (6.64%) EqualLogic
5 25 (5.03%) Blackberry
6 16 (3.22%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (2.21%) PKI
8 9 (1.81%) EMC VNX
9 8 (1.61%) GIS
10 6 (1.21%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.21%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.21%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.80%) User Experience
11 4 (0.80%) Statistics
11 4 (0.80%) iPhone
12 3 (0.60%) CMDB
12 3 (0.60%) iPad
12 3 (0.60%) Replication
12 3 (0.60%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.40%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 295 (59.36%) Windows
2 166 (33.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 151 (30.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 92 (18.51%) Linux
5 73 (14.69%) Windows 7
6 37 (7.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (3.42%) UNIX
8 11 (2.21%) CentOS
8 11 (2.21%) Windows XP
9 9 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.41%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.21%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.01%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.01%) HPUX
13 3 (0.60%) SUSE
13 3 (0.60%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.20%) Debian
14 1 (0.20%) Android
14 1 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (24.75%) ITIL
2 79 (15.90%) Migration
3 53 (10.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 40 (8.05%) Service Management
4 40 (8.05%) Network Load Balancing
5 38 (7.65%) High Availability
6 37 (7.44%) Business Continuity
7 36 (7.24%) Mentoring
8 33 (6.64%) Change Management
8 33 (6.64%) Load Balancing
9 32 (6.44%) Network Design
10 29 (5.84%) CRM
11 28 (5.63%) Project Management
11 28 (5.63%) Risk Management
12 23 (4.63%) Network Management
13 22 (4.43%) Demand Management
14 21 (4.23%) ITSM
15 20 (4.02%) Incident Management
15 20 (4.02%) Capacity Management
16 19 (3.82%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (12.27%) SQL
2 55 (11.07%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.01%) VBScript
4 6 (1.21%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.01%) C
6 2 (0.40%) C++
7 1 (0.20%) Perl
7 1 (0.20%) VBA
7 1 (0.20%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 152 (30.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 120 (24.14%) MCSE
3 101 (20.32%) MCITP
4 78 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
5 73 (14.69%) Security Cleared
6 64 (12.88%) SC Cleared
6 64 (12.88%) MCSA
7 57 (11.47%) CCNP
8 43 (8.65%) MCP
9 39 (7.85%) MCTS
10 35 (7.04%) CCNA
11 31 (6.24%) CCDP
12 16 (3.22%) Degree
13 6 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.21%) DV Cleared
14 5 (1.01%) VTSP
14 5 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (0.80%) APMP
16 3 (0.60%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (10.66%) SLA
2 10 (2.01%) QA
3 8 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.41%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 211 (42.45%) Active Directory
2 125 (25.15%) Hyper-V
3 110 (22.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (5.84%) XenApp
5 22 (4.43%) vSphere
6 21 (4.23%) Forefront TMG
7 18 (3.62%) VMware ESX
7 18 (3.62%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (3.42%) XenDesktop
9 10 (2.01%) Terminal Services
9 10 (2.01%) ISA Server
10 9 (1.81%) UAG
11 7 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.80%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.40%) Firmware
14 2 (0.40%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.40%) Snort
14 2 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 130 (26.16%) SCCM
2 122 (24.55%) SCOM
3 48 (9.66%) WSUS
4 45 (9.05%) Backup Exec
5 16 (3.22%) SCVMM
5 16 (3.22%) Cisco CUCM
6 14 (2.82%) HAProxy
7 11 (2.21%) ARCserve
8 10 (2.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 9 (1.81%) SCSM
9 9 (1.81%) HP Data Protector
10 6 (1.21%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (1.21%) Cisco Prime
11 5 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
11 5 (1.01%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.80%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.60%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 3 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 380 (76.46%) Microsoft
2 184 (37.02%) Cisco
3 146 (29.38%) VMware
4 59 (11.87%) Dell
5 57 (11.47%) Citrix
6 52 (10.46%) HP
6 52 (10.46%) Symantec
7 48 (9.66%) Avaya
8 29 (5.84%) EMC
9 26 (5.23%) F5
9 26 (5.23%) Aerohive Networks
10 21 (4.23%) Dell Compellent
11 20 (4.02%) Remedy
12 17 (3.42%) Mitel
13 16 (3.22%) NetApp
13 16 (3.22%) Nimble Storage
14 14 (2.82%) Polycom
15 13 (2.62%) SolarWinds
15 13 (2.62%) Juniper
15 13 (2.62%) Sophos
West Sussex
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £27500 - £28500 per annum + season ticket loan, childcare voucher.
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bonus, car and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 45000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Earth Stream Global
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum £2.6k on call + Fantastic Benefits & Working E
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified - Salary negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 10 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Annapurna
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 14 days ago