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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 210 227 251
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +24
Permanent jobs citing Lync 277 272 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.31% 1.17% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.19% 5.75% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 220 231 173
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,700 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
4477 4732 4847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.09% 20.29% 21.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3836 3959 4173
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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 70 £38,500 -18.94% 16
Hampshire +19 62 £38,500 -7.22% 10
Surrey -18 51 £37,500 -6.25% 3
West Sussex +27 37 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Buckinghamshire -41 20 £26,000 -44.68%
Oxfordshire +23 18 £64,000 +36.17%
Kent +19 17 £35,000 +1.44% 2
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Lync
England

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 407 (72.55%) Microsoft
2 350 (62.39%) Windows
3 256 (45.63%) Active Directory
4 252 (44.92%) MS Exchange
5 210 (37.43%) Cisco
6 190 (33.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 176 (31.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 169 (30.12%) Firewall
9 159 (28.34%) WAN
10 155 (27.63%) LAN
11 153 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 149 (26.56%) VMware
13 147 (26.20%) MS Excel
14 145 (25.85%) Microsoft Certification
15 144 (25.67%) SharePoint
16 138 (24.60%) Office 365
17 132 (23.53%) ITIL
18 127 (22.64%) DNS
19 125 (22.28%) SCCM
20 121 (21.57%) Hyper-V
20 121 (21.57%) SAN
21 116 (20.68%) MCSE
22 110 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
23 105 (18.72%) Cisco Certification
24 102 (18.18%) SCOM
25 100 (17.83%) SQL Server
26 90 (16.04%) MCITP
27 89 (15.86%) DHCP
27 89 (15.86%) Exchange Server 2013
28 86 (15.33%) TCP/IP

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 252 (44.92%) MS Exchange
2 176 (31.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 144 (25.67%) SharePoint
4 89 (15.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 74 (13.19%) IIS
6 67 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 43 (7.66%) Office Communications Server
8 39 (6.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 35 (6.24%) SharePoint 2013
10 20 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.71%) Apache
13 3 (0.53%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.53%) Lotus Domino
13 3 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.36%) CMS
15 1 (0.18%) Live Communications Server
15 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2000
15 1 (0.18%) Moodle
Applications
1 147 (26.20%) MS Excel
2 63 (11.23%) MS Office
3 10 (1.78%) MS Project
4 8 (1.43%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 138 (24.60%) Office 365
2 45 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.03%) SaaS
4 4 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.71%) Symantec.cloud
5 2 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.36%) IaaS
5 2 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 169 (30.12%) Firewall
2 159 (28.34%) WAN
3 155 (27.63%) LAN
4 127 (22.64%) DNS
5 121 (21.57%) SAN
6 89 (15.86%) DHCP
7 86 (15.33%) TCP/IP
8 85 (15.15%) VoIP
9 80 (14.26%) Unified Communications
10 66 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
11 65 (11.59%) VPN
12 46 (8.20%) MPLS
13 43 (7.66%) iSCSI
14 36 (6.42%) VLAN
15 34 (6.06%) OSPF
15 34 (6.06%) BGP
16 23 (4.10%) PBX
17 21 (3.74%) Ethernet
17 21 (3.74%) H.323
17 21 (3.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (17.83%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (4.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (3.03%) Redis
5 16 (2.85%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.36%) MySQL
8 1 (0.18%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.18%) DB2
8 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (1.25%) Subversion
2 3 (0.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.53%) Bugzilla
3 2 (0.36%) Redmine
4 1 (0.18%) JIRA
4 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
General
1 49 (8.73%) Finance
2 40 (7.13%) Telecoms
3 33 (5.88%) Retail
4 24 (4.28%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.60%) Back Office
6 8 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.07%) Law
7 6 (1.07%) Legal
8 5 (0.89%) Electronics
8 5 (0.89%) Publishing
9 4 (0.71%) Marketing
9 4 (0.71%) Banking
10 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.18%) Billing
11 1 (0.18%) French Language
11 1 (0.18%) Games
11 1 (0.18%) Advertising
11 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 110 (19.61%) Support Engineer
2 87 (15.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 52 (9.27%) Consultant
4 42 (7.49%) Analyst
5 32 (5.70%) Architect
5 32 (5.70%) Systems Engineer
6 31 (5.53%) Administrator
7 30 (5.35%) Systems Administrator
7 30 (5.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 26 (4.63%) Team Leader
9 23 (4.10%) Unified Communications Engineer
10 22 (3.92%) Project Manager
11 21 (3.74%) Network Team Leader
11 21 (3.74%) Voice Engineer
12 20 (3.57%) Network Engineer
13 17 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
13 17 (3.03%) Systems Support
13 17 (3.03%) Technical Support
13 17 (3.03%) Network Manager
13 17 (3.03%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.21%) Web Services
2 17 (3.03%) .NET
3 11 (1.96%) Application Packaging
4 8 (1.43%) CGI
5 5 (0.89%) XMPP
6 3 (0.53%) Middleware
7 2 (0.36%) COM
7 2 (0.36%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.18%) RSS
8 1 (0.18%) EDI
8 1 (0.18%) CSS
8 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 84 (14.97%) Clustering
2 51 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 39 (6.95%) Video Conferencing
4 38 (6.77%) EqualLogic
5 25 (4.46%) Blackberry
6 11 (1.96%) PKI
7 10 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.43%) GIS
9 7 (1.25%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.25%) iPhone
10 6 (1.07%) iPad
11 5 (0.89%) HP Storage
12 4 (0.71%) DTV
12 4 (0.71%) BYOD
13 3 (0.53%) Statistics
13 3 (0.53%) Replication
13 3 (0.53%) FMCG
14 2 (0.36%) Streaming Video
14 2 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
14 2 (0.36%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 350 (62.39%) Windows
2 190 (33.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 153 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 77 (13.73%) Linux
5 65 (11.59%) Windows 7
6 46 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (3.74%) Windows 8
8 19 (3.39%) Windows XP
9 18 (3.21%) UNIX
10 10 (1.78%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.60%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.43%) CentOS
12 8 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.89%) HPUX
14 3 (0.53%) SUSE
15 2 (0.36%) Android
15 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.18%) VMS
16 1 (0.18%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (23.53%) ITIL
2 74 (13.19%) Disaster Recovery
3 70 (12.48%) Migration
4 47 (8.38%) Load Balancing
4 47 (8.38%) High Availability
5 46 (8.20%) Business Continuity
6 44 (7.84%) Network Design
7 38 (6.77%) Project Management
8 37 (6.60%) Mentoring
9 34 (6.06%) Risk Management
10 33 (5.88%) Change Management
11 31 (5.53%) CRM
12 29 (5.17%) Demand Management
13 28 (4.99%) Service Management
13 28 (4.99%) Incident Management
14 26 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (4.28%) Network Load Balancing
16 23 (4.10%) Performance Management
16 23 (4.10%) Root Cause Analysis
17 20 (3.57%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (14.26%) PowerShell
2 69 (12.30%) SQL
3 12 (2.14%) VBScript
4 4 (0.71%) C
5 1 (0.18%) C++
5 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 145 (25.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 116 (20.68%) MCSE
3 105 (18.72%) Cisco Certification
4 90 (16.04%) MCITP
5 71 (12.66%) Security Cleared
6 70 (12.48%) CCNP
7 67 (11.94%) SC Cleared
8 56 (9.98%) CCNA
8 56 (9.98%) MCSA
9 43 (7.66%) MCTS
10 41 (7.31%) MCP
11 34 (6.06%) CCDP
12 32 (5.70%) Degree
13 7 (1.25%) CCVP
13 7 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.07%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.71%) CISM
15 4 (0.71%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (11.05%) SLA
2 12 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.96%) QA
4 7 (1.25%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 256 (45.63%) Active Directory
2 121 (21.57%) Hyper-V
3 110 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (4.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 24 (4.28%) XenApp
6 23 (4.10%) Forefront TMG
7 21 (3.74%) vSphere
8 18 (3.21%) XenDesktop
8 18 (3.21%) VMware ESX
9 17 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (2.14%) ISA Server
11 11 (1.96%) UAG
12 9 (1.60%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.71%) Snort
14 4 (0.71%) Samba
15 3 (0.53%) Terminal Server
16 2 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
17 1 (0.18%) Firmware
17 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 125 (22.28%) SCCM
2 102 (18.18%) SCOM
3 50 (8.91%) WSUS
4 31 (5.53%) Backup Exec
5 18 (3.21%) ARCserve
6 17 (3.03%) SCVMM
6 17 (3.03%) HAProxy
7 16 (2.85%) SCSM
8 15 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
9 14 (2.50%) Windows Intune
10 10 (1.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 9 (1.60%) HP Data Protector
12 7 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
13 6 (1.07%) DameWare
13 6 (1.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 4 (0.71%) AirWatch
15 3 (0.53%) Cisco Prime
15 3 (0.53%) SCDPM
15 3 (0.53%) NetBackup
15 3 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 407 (72.55%) Microsoft
2 210 (37.43%) Cisco
3 149 (26.56%) VMware
4 66 (11.76%) Dell
4 66 (11.76%) Avaya
5 62 (11.05%) Citrix
6 55 (9.80%) HP
7 38 (6.77%) F5
8 36 (6.42%) Symantec
9 31 (5.53%) Aerohive Networks
10 23 (4.10%) EMC
11 22 (3.92%) Juniper
11 22 (3.92%) Sophos
12 21 (3.74%) Remedy
12 21 (3.74%) Dell Compellent
13 17 (3.03%) Nimble Storage
13 17 (3.03%) SolarWinds
13 17 (3.03%) CheckPoint
14 16 (2.85%) Lumension
15 15 (2.67%) 3PAR
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