The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 11 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Lync 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 5.71% 1.96% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.33% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £150,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.48%
Lync
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
6 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 17.14% 13.73% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Average salary £65,000 £150,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.66% +172.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the Thames Valley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Lync
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lync across the Thames Valley region.

Lync Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

Lync
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory