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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Lync
Rank 291 217 245
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +28
Permanent jobs citing Lync 179 272 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.92% 1.33% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.42% 6.09% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 143 240 187
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £73,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
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
4051 4467 4123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.93% 21.81% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3524 3815 3376
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -14 62 £45,000 +4.65% 9
Surrey +22 57 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Hampshire -30 30 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Buckinghamshire -23 16 £21,500 -49.41% 4
West Sussex -5 9 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Kent +16 8 £45,000 -28.00% 2
East Sussex 0 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Oxfordshire -15 2 - - 3
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 331 (80.34%) Microsoft
2 254 (61.65%) Windows
3 230 (55.83%) Active Directory
4 221 (53.64%) MS Exchange
5 205 (49.76%) Cisco
6 179 (43.45%) Windows Server
7 174 (42.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 147 (35.68%) Exchange Server 2010
9 145 (35.19%) MCSE
10 135 (32.77%) Office 365
11 131 (31.80%) MS Excel
12 128 (31.07%) SharePoint
13 125 (30.34%) Windows Server 2008
14 121 (29.37%) Firewall
15 120 (29.13%) Hyper-V
16 118 (28.64%) DNS
17 117 (28.40%) SQL Server
18 116 (28.16%) Windows Server 2012
19 109 (26.46%) SCOM
20 106 (25.73%) ITIL
21 105 (25.49%) VMware
22 104 (25.24%) SCCM
23 102 (24.76%) SAN
24 93 (22.57%) DHCP
25 90 (21.84%) LAN
26 88 (21.36%) WAN
27 87 (21.12%) MCITP
28 85 (20.63%) MCSA
29 81 (19.66%) VMware Infrastructure
30 78 (18.93%) Skype

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (53.64%) MS Exchange
2 147 (35.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 128 (31.07%) SharePoint
4 55 (13.35%) IIS
5 40 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 39 (9.47%) Office Communications Server
7 34 (8.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 29 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2007
9 27 (6.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 26 (6.31%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (0.97%) CMS
14 2 (0.49%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 131 (31.80%) MS Excel
2 45 (10.92%) MS Office
3 17 (4.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.49%) MS Project
5 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (3.16%) Dynamics AX
1 13 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 135 (32.77%) Office 365
2 31 (7.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.43%) IaaS
4 7 (1.70%) SaaS
4 7 (1.70%) Yammer
5 4 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.97%) PaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 121 (29.37%) Firewall
2 118 (28.64%) DNS
3 102 (24.76%) SAN
4 93 (22.57%) DHCP
5 90 (21.84%) LAN
6 88 (21.36%) WAN
7 78 (18.93%) Skype
8 63 (15.29%) Cisco ASA
8 63 (15.29%) Unified Communications
9 50 (12.14%) VLAN
10 48 (11.65%) VPN
11 43 (10.44%) TCP/IP
12 40 (9.71%) iSCSI
13 32 (7.77%) VoIP
13 32 (7.77%) Wireless
14 16 (3.88%) Cisco IPT
15 14 (3.40%) MPLS
16 13 (3.16%) NAS
17 12 (2.91%) Extranet
17 12 (2.91%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 74 (17.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (12.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.21%) GIS
5 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.24%) Big Data
7 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.24%) DB2
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.24%) Power BI
7 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.49%) Axure RP
2 2 (0.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (0.49%) Subversion
3 1 (0.24%) JIRA
General
1 36 (8.74%) Finance
2 14 (3.40%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.21%) German Language
4 4 (0.97%) Legal
4 4 (0.97%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.73%) Brand Awareness
5 3 (0.73%) Marketing
5 3 (0.73%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.49%) Billing
6 2 (0.49%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.24%) Advertising
7 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.24%) Banking
7 1 (0.24%) Electronics
7 1 (0.24%) French Language
7 1 (0.24%) Publishing
7 1 (0.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (15.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 59 (14.32%) Analyst
3 58 (14.08%) Consultant
4 48 (11.65%) Administrator
5 46 (11.17%) Systems Administrator
6 40 (9.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 35 (8.50%) Support Engineer
8 34 (8.25%) Senior Consultant
9 29 (7.04%) Architect
10 28 (6.80%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 27 (6.55%) Lync Engineer
12 25 (6.07%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
12 25 (6.07%) Team Leader
13 23 (5.58%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 20 (4.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 20 (4.85%) Project Manager
15 19 (4.61%) Exchange Engineer
15 19 (4.61%) Network Engineer
16 18 (4.37%) Support Analyst
17 17 (4.13%) Messaging Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.37%) MSMQ
2 14 (3.40%) .NET
3 7 (1.70%) XMPP
4 5 (1.21%) Web Services
5 4 (0.97%) RESTful
5 4 (0.97%) VXML
6 2 (0.49%) CSS
6 2 (0.49%) HTML
6 2 (0.49%) Velocity
7 1 (0.24%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 65 (15.78%) Clustering
2 42 (10.19%) Data Centre
3 39 (9.47%) Blackberry
4 29 (7.04%) Video Conferencing
5 28 (6.80%) EqualLogic
6 21 (5.10%) Computer Science
7 19 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (3.88%) EMC VNX
9 15 (3.64%) Driving Licence
10 14 (3.40%) iPhone
11 13 (3.16%) iPad
11 13 (3.16%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.21%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.21%) Replication
13 4 (0.97%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.97%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.97%) Fat Client
13 4 (0.97%) IVR
13 4 (0.97%) PKI
13 4 (0.97%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 254 (61.65%) Windows
2 179 (43.45%) Windows Server
3 125 (30.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 116 (28.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (15.29%) Windows 7
6 60 (14.56%) Linux
7 16 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (3.16%) Windows 8
8 13 (3.16%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.70%) Android
10 6 (1.46%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.21%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.97%) Unix
12 4 (0.97%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.73%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.49%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.49%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.24%) Solaris
15 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (25.73%) ITIL
2 74 (17.96%) Migration
3 50 (12.14%) Network Load Balancing
4 42 (10.19%) Project Management
5 40 (9.71%) Mentoring
6 37 (8.98%) Presales
7 34 (8.25%) Change Management
8 28 (6.80%) High Availability
9 27 (6.55%) Service Management
10 25 (6.07%) CRM
11 23 (5.58%) Network Monitoring
12 19 (4.61%) PRINCE2
13 17 (4.13%) Capacity Management
13 17 (4.13%) Coaching
14 16 (3.88%) Data Management
15 15 (3.64%) ERP
15 15 (3.64%) Service Delivery
16 13 (3.16%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
16 13 (3.16%) TOGAF
16 13 (3.16%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 68 (16.50%) SQL
2 41 (9.95%) PowerShell
3 7 (1.70%) C
4 5 (1.21%) VBScript
5 4 (0.97%) VB
6 3 (0.73%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.49%) Python
8 1 (0.24%) C++
8 1 (0.24%) Perl
8 1 (0.24%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 174 (42.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 145 (35.19%) MCSE
3 87 (21.12%) MCITP
4 85 (20.63%) MCSA
5 75 (18.20%) Cisco Certification
6 56 (13.59%) MCP
7 45 (10.92%) CCNA
8 43 (10.44%) Security Cleared
9 32 (7.77%) Degree
9 32 (7.77%) MCTS
10 27 (6.55%) CCNP
11 21 (5.10%) DV Cleared
12 18 (4.37%) SC Cleared
13 17 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (2.18%) MOS
16 8 (1.94%) HNC
17 7 (1.70%) A+ Certification
17 7 (1.70%) MCSD
17 7 (1.70%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.28%) SLA
2 17 (4.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.49%) BS7799
3 2 (0.49%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 230 (55.83%) Active Directory
2 120 (29.13%) Hyper-V
3 81 (19.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (8.74%) vSphere
5 34 (8.25%) XenApp
6 16 (3.88%) VMware ESX
7 13 (3.16%) Forefront TMG
8 12 (2.91%) Terminal Services
9 10 (2.43%) VMware Server
9 10 (2.43%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.46%) ISA Server
11 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.73%) Firmware
13 2 (0.49%) vCloud
13 2 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.24%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.24%) NFS
14 1 (0.24%) Samba
14 1 (0.24%) UAG
14 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 109 (26.46%) SCOM
2 104 (25.24%) SCCM
3 60 (14.56%) Backup Exec
4 39 (9.47%) WSUS
5 18 (4.37%) NetBackup
6 14 (3.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 11 (2.67%) Cacti
8 9 (2.18%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (1.94%) Cisco UCCE
10 6 (1.46%) Cisco UCCX
10 6 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (1.21%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (1.21%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.97%) Cisco IPCC
12 4 (0.97%) MOM
12 4 (0.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 3 (0.73%) vMotion
14 2 (0.49%) AirWatch
14 2 (0.49%) SCOrch
14 2 (0.49%) SCSM
Vendors
1 331 (80.34%) Microsoft
2 205 (49.76%) Cisco
3 105 (25.49%) VMware
4 68 (16.50%) HP
5 64 (15.53%) Symantec
6 61 (14.81%) Dell
7 50 (12.14%) Citrix
8 42 (10.19%) EMC
9 38 (9.22%) Polycom
10 27 (6.55%) Juniper
11 24 (5.83%) F5
12 23 (5.58%) CheckPoint
13 22 (5.34%) 3PAR
14 21 (5.10%) Dell Compellent
15 19 (4.61%) Avaya
15 19 (4.61%) NetApp
15 19 (4.61%) SolarWinds
16 18 (4.37%) Veeam
17 15 (3.64%) Sophos
18 13 (3.16%) FireEye
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Bens Pack
Posted: 19 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £38500 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £70k, Health, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-60,000 DOTE Uncapped and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 10 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Hogg Robinson plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: €31000 - €40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
South East England
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 26 days ago